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This Week In... 2006

August 23, 2016

Check out what was #1 on the ARIA Charts 10 years ago!

ALBUM

Christina Aguilera - Back To Basics

Christina Aguilera’s only #1 album to date on the ARIA Charts came when Back To Basics spent one week at the peak in August 2006. A double disc set, the American artist’s fifth album debuted at #1 and went on to spend a total of 14 weeks in the top ten and 40 weeks in the top 50.

Singles released from Back To Basics include ‘Ain't No Other Man’ (#6 Aug. ’06), ‘Hurt’ (#9 Nov. ’06), ‘Candyman’ (#2 May ’07) and ‘Slow Down Baby’ (#21 Aug. ’07).

The album was #45 on the ARIA 2006 End Of Year Albums Chart. It was accredited 2x Platinum.

Christina Aguilera last charted with Lotus (#19 Nov. ’12).

Single

JUstin Timberlake - SexyBack

The second of Justin Timberlake’s two #1 singles on the ARIA Charts to date came when ‘SexyBack’ spent two weeks in the top spot in August 2006. The first single from Timberlake’s second studio album, FutureSex/LoveSounds (#1 Sept. ’06), ‘SexyBack’ was straight in the chart at #1 on debut. In total, it spent 15 weeks in the top ten and 38 weeks in the top 50.

‘SexyBack’ was #4 on the ARIA 2006 End Of Year Singles Chart. It was accredited 2x Platinum.

Justin Timberlake’s first #1 on the ARIA Singles Chart came with ‘Rock Your Body’ (#1 May ’03). He last charted with the track ‘Can't Stop The Feeling!’ (#3 May ’16).