Black Eyed Peas, Miley Cyrus lead singles chart
By Ayala Ben-Yehuda and Silvio Pietroluongo
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Billboard) - The Black Eyed Peas' "Boom Boom Pow" led Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart for a second week on Thursday, while box office champ "Hannah Montana: The Movie" accounted for six tunes on the tally.
"Hannah Montana" star Miley Cyrus' "The Climb" rose two places to No. 8. "Hoedown Throwdown," also from the movie, jumped 34 places to No. 28. Co-star Taylor Swift's "Crazier" climbed 31 places to No. 38.
Miley Cyrus & Billy Ray Cyrus' "Butterfly Fly Away" debuted at No. 72. "Let's Get Crazy" re-entered at No. 75, and "You'll Always Find Your Way Back Home" moved up nine to No. 88. Both are credited to Cyrus' alter ego Hannah Montana. The soundtrack album jumped three places to No. 2 on the Billboard 200, which as published on Wednesday.
After the Peas, the top tier of the Hot 100 was barely changed, with Lady GaGa's "Poker Face" holding at No. 2; Flo Rida's "Right Round" at No. 3; Soulja Boy Tell'em featuring Sammie's "Kiss Me Thru The Phone" at No. 4; Jamie Foxx featuring T-Pain's "Blame It" at No. 5; T.I. featuring Justin Timberlake's "Dead and Gone" at No. 6; Kid Cudi's "Day 'N' Nite" at No. 7; and the Fray at No. 9 with "You Found Me." The All-American Rejects fell two to No. 10 with "Gives You Hell."
Top-debut honors went to Kellie Pickler's "Best Days Of Your Life," which entered at No. 50 after the 2006 "American Idol" finalist appeared on the show's April 8 episode.
(Editing by Dean Gooodman at Reuters)
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