2003 Billboard Music Yearbook
American Idols’s Clay Aiken and Ruben Studdard tallied the most singles…Toby Keith led the charge in a male-dominated year on the Country charts…Uncle Kracker and Dobie Gray set a new chart record in Adult Contemporary…Audioslave, Linkin Park and Staind ruled the Rock charts…and that’s just a small sampling of what you’ll find in our annual recap of Billboard’s music charts, covering everything you need to know about 2003’s charted music.
Eleven comprehensive, artist-by-artist listings cover all of the titles that debuted in 2003 on these major Billboard singles and albums charts: “The Billboard Hot 100” (Pop Singles), “Country Singles & Tracks,” “R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks,” “Adult Contemporary Singles,” “Hot Dance Club Play” (new!), “Mainstream Rock Tracks,” “Modern Rock Tracks,” “Bubbling Under The Hot 100,” “The Billboard 200” (Pop Albums), “Country Albums” and “R&B/Hip-Hop Albums.”Plus Great Special Sections …
#1 Hits are listed for Billboard’s 10 major charts. Pop and Country Annual Sections rank, in numerical order according to the highest position reached, all titles that peaked in 2003 on the “Hot 100” and the “Hot Country Singles & Tracks” charts, respectively, with basic chart data and other essential information.. Master Song Title Section lists every single or track to appear in the 8 major singles sections. Rankings of the Top Artists & Top Hits include photos of each category’s Top 3 Artists. Plus a Time Capsule that highlights the year’s notable events in news, sports, movies and television, and Entertainment Obituaries.
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