ARAB TIMES, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2011
People & Places
‘Cole World’ rules the roost
Adele tops Hot 100
chart with ‘Someone’
W eekly charts for America’s
best-selling recorded music as
they appear in next week’s issue of
10. The Edge Of Glory, Lady
Billboard magazine. Reprinted with Mainstream Rock Songs
permission from The Associated
Press. (Platinum signifies more than 1. Not Again, Staind. Flip/Atlantic.
1 million copies sold; Gold signifies 2. Walk, Foo Fighters.
more than 500,000 copies sold.): Roswell/RCA/RMG.
3. Tonight, Seether. Wind-up.
Billboard Hot 100 4. The Adventures Of Rain Dance
1. Someone Like You, Adele. Maggie, Red Hot Chili Peppers.
XL/Columbia. Warner Bros.
2. Moves 5. The Sound Of Winter, Bush.
Like Jagger, Zuma Rock/eOne.
Maroon 5 Featu- 6. Blow Me Away, Breaking
ring Christina Benjamin. Hollywood.
Aguilera. 7. Under And Over It, Five Finger
A&M/-Octone/- Death Punch. Prospect Park.
Interscope. 8. Monster You Made, Pop Evil.
3. Pumped eOne.
Up Kicks, Fos- 9. The Last Time, All That
ter The People. Remains. Prosthetic/Razor & Tie.
StarTime/- 10. What You Want, Evanescence.
4. Stereo Adele Modern Rock Trackss
Class Heroes Featuring Adam 1. Walk, Foo Fighters.
Levine. Decaydance/Fueled By Roswell/RCA/RMG.
Ramen/RRP. 2. The Adventures Of Rain Dance
5. Party Rock Anthem, LMFAO Maggie, Red Hot Chili Peppers. Billy Corgan (left) and Jeff Schroeder of The Smashing Pumpkins perform during the band’s concert at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles, Oct 5. (AP)
Featuring Lauren Bennett & Warner Bros.
3. The Sound Of Winter, Bush.
Zuma Rock. Jackson death investigator acknowledges mistakes
6. Sexy And I Know It, LMFAO. 4. Up All Night, Blink-182.
Doc’s interview to be played
Rock/will.i.am/Cherrytree/Interscop. 5. Pumped Up Kicks, Foster The
7. Strange Clouds, B.o.B Featuring People. StarTime/Columbia.
Lil Wayne. RebelRock/Grand 6. Sail, AWOLNation. Red Bull.
Hustle/Atlantic. 7. Make It Stop (September’s
Children), Rise Against. LOS ANGELES, Oct 7, (AP): lorazepam and midazolam, in the hours while collecting medications and other
8. Without You, David Guetta Prosecutors are expected to play for before Jackson’s death, but that the evidence from Michael Jackson’s bed-
Featuring Usher. What A DGC/Interscope.
8. Cough Syrup, Young The Giant. jurors a police interview conducted with singer couldn’t fall asleep. room after he died, but she minimized
Music/Astralwerks/Capitol. the doctor charged in Michael Jackson’s Murray told the police that he had the issues by saying no investigation is
9. We Found Love, Rihanna Roadrunner/RRP.
9. Irresistible Force, Jane’s death, during which he lays out his ver- only left Jackson alone for a couple min- perfect.
Featuring Calvin Harris. SRP/Def sion of events in the final hours of the utes when he returned around 11 am on Investigator Elissa Fleak was aggres-
Jam/IDJMG. Addiction. Capitol.
10. Whirring, The Joy Formidable. singer’s life. June 25, 2009 to find the singer had sively cross-examined by defense attor-
10. You Make Me Feel..., Cobra The more-than two hour interview has stopped breathing. Murray’s attorneys ney Ed Chernoff as he tried to expose
Starship Featuring Sabi. Canvasback/Atlantic.
never been played in public before, nor have disputed this portion of the timeline flaws in the way medical evidence was
Decaydance/Fueled By Hot Country Songs has a transcript of its contents been and say the doctor returned to find handled by authorities in the case against
Ramen/Atlantic/RRP. released. In it, Dr Conrad Murray details Jackson unresponsive around noon. Dr. Conrad Murray.
11. Lighters, Bad Meets Evil 1. Made In America, Toby Keith.
Show Dog-Universal. his treatments on Jackson in the hours In the interview, the physician also Chernoff pointed to pictures that he
Featuring Bruno Mars. Dr Conrad Murray listens to toxicolo- before the singer’s death, including his told detectives that other doctors had said indicated things had been moved in
Shady/Interscope. 2. Take A Back Road, Rodney
Atkins. Curb. gy testimony in a dark courtroom as administration of the anesthetic propo- given Jackson propofol as a sleep aid in the room. The images showed an IV pole
12. You And I, Lady Gaga. slides are presented into evidence and saline bag in two different locations.
Streamline/KonLive/Interscope. 3. Long Hot Summer, Keith fol. the past. The singer called it his “milk,”
Urban. Capitol Nashville. during his trial in the death of pop The interview was conducted by two according to descriptions of the inter- A bottle of medicine Fleak said she had
13. Cheers (Drink To That), star Michael Jackson in Los Angeles, found on the floor was photographed on
Rihanna. SRP/Def Jam/IDJMG. 4. God Gave Me You, Blake Los Angeles police detectives, one of view included in search warrant affi-
Oct 6. (AFP) whom, Scott Smith, will introduce the davits. a nightstand.’Mistakes
14. In The Dark, Dev. Indie- Shelton. Warner Bros./WMN.
5. Here For A Good Time, George interview for jurors during the trial’s The doctor also told police during the In addition, Chernoff said Fleak didn’t
Pop/Universal Republic. note that she had found a bottle of the
15. Give Me Everything, Pitbull Strait. MCA Nashville. ninth day on Friday, prosecutors have question-and-answer session where vials
6. Just Fishin’, Trace Adkins. told a judge. of propofol that remained in Jackson’s powerful anesthetic propofol inside an
Featuring Ne-Yo, AfroJack & Nayer. IV bag until March 2011, nearly two
Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/J/RMG. Show Dog-Universal. The interview will be played after rented mansion could be found. The dis-
7. Barefoot Blue Jean Night, Jake defense attorney J. Michael Flanagan closure led police to search the singer’s years after the singer’s death.
16. Super Bass, Nicki Minaj. “Would you agree with me that you
Young Money/Cash Owen. RCA. finishes cross examination of coroner’s bedroom and closet two days after the
8. Crazy Girl, Eli Young Band. toxicologist Dan Anderson. On interview and turned up an IV bag, sev- made a substantial number of mistakes
Money/Universal Motown. in your investigation?” Chernoff asked.
17. How To Love, Lil Wayne. Carnival/Republic Nashville. Thursday, Anderson told jurors that eral drugs and creams to treat vitiligo
9. You And Tequila, Kenny propofol was found in various parts of and bottles of propofol. “No,” Fleak said.
Cash Money/Universal Motown. Jurors at times leaned forward to look
18. Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.), Chesney Featuring Grace Potter. the singer’s body, his blood and urine Attacked
BNA. during an autopsy. The amounts found at the photos projected on a large screen.
Katy Perry. Capitol. Lead defense attorney Ed Chernoff on Some took notes on the testimony.
19. It Girl, Jason Derulo. Beluga 10. Sparks Fly, Taylor Swift. Big led coroner’s officials to conclude that
Machine. Jackson died from acute propofol intoxi- Thursday attacked the credibility of a Deputy District Attorney David
Heights/Warner Bros. Williams Jr Jani Lane coroner’s investigator who collected evi- Walgren attempted to minimize the mis-
cation, with other sedatives administered
20. Good Life, OneRepublic. Top Country Albums by Murray contributing to the singer’s dence at the house on the June 25 and steps.
Mosley/Interscope. 1. Own The Night, Lady June 29, 2009 searches of Jackson’s “Ms Fleak, did you conduct a perfect
Top 20 Albums Antebellum. Capitol Nashville. Variety Determine
home. Chernoff noted that investigator investigation in this case?” he asked.
1. Cole World: The Sideline Story, 2. My Kinda Party, Jason Aldean. Elissa Fleak had moved items in the “No,” she said.
J. Cole. Roc Nation/Columbia/Sony Broken Bow. Defense attorneys contend Jackson room and failed to note in a report until “Have you ever conducted a perfect
Music. 3. Halfway To Heaven, Brantley LOS ANGELES: ESPN and country gave himself the lethal dose after Murray nearly two years after Jackson’s death investigation?” Walgren asked.
Gilbert. Valory. music artist Hank Williams Jr have part- left the room. Flanagan attempted that she had found a bottle of propofol “No,” said the witness.
2. Neighborhoods, Blink-182. ed ways, both parties announced on
DGC/Interscope/IGA. 4. Here For A Good Time, George Thursday to get Anderson to say that inside an IV bag. “Are there always things you would
Strait. MCA Nashville/UMGN. Thursday, following controversial com- high levels of the sedative lorazepam Jackson’s bodyguard Alberto Alvarez have done differently in hindsight?” he
3. 21, Adele. XL/Columbia/Sony ments in which Williams compared
Music. 5. Tailgates & Tanlines, Luke found in Jackson’s stomach meant that described the bottle in the IV bag during asked.
President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler he swallowed the drug himself. testimony last week and in January dur- “Yes’,” Fleak replied, saying she had
4. Duets II, Tony Bennett. Bryan. Capitol Nashville. on Monday.
RPM/Columbia/Sony Music. 6. Chief, Eric Church. EMI Anderson told jurors he couldn’t deter- ing a preliminary hearing, leading tried to be as accurate and truthful as
ESPN said in a statement that
5. The Whole Love, Wilco. Nashville. Williams’ song “All My Rowdy Friends,” mine that based on the information he Chernoff to question whether Fleak had possible.
DMP/Anti-/Epitaph. 7. Lady & Gentlemen, LeAnn which has been the opening theme song had. added the detail to match Alvarez’s Fleak was assigned to the investiga-
6. Own The Night, Lady Rimes. Curb. for ESPN and ABC’s “Monday Night Murray has pleaded not guilty to description. Fleak had photographed the tion on June 25, 2009, when Jackson
Antebellum. Capitol Nashville. 8. Red River Blue, Blake Shelton. Football” for about 20 years, will no involuntary manslaughter and faces up bottle and IV bag together, but with the died and she went to his rented mansion
7. Tha Carter IV, Lil Wayne. Warner Bros./WMN. longer used as the opener for the show. to four years behind bars and the loss of container placed outside the bag. to collect evidence. Four days later, after
Young Money/Cash 9. Speak Now, Taylor Swift. Big “We have decided to part ways with his medical license if convicted. Fleak denied any wrongdoing, and Murray, the singer’s personal physician,
Money/Universal Republic. Machine. Hank Williams, Jr,” ESPN said. “We Murray’s police interview two days denied Chernoff’s contention that she had talked to police, she returned to fol-
8. Vice Verses, Switchfoot. lower- 10. The Band Perry, The Band appreciate his contributions over the past after Jackson’s death on June 25, 2009 is had made “a substantial number of mis- low leads the doctor had provided,
case people/Atlantic/AG. Perry. Republic Nashville/Universal years. The success of ‘Monday Night one of the last big pieces of evidence takes.” including a description of medications
9. Chickenfoot III, Chickenfoot. Republic. Football’ has always been about the prosecutors have to present against The investigator also acknowledged hidden in a closet.
Land Shark/eOne. games and that will continue.” Murray. According to search warrant that she had handled a syringe without “Returning to the scene is not typical,”
Hot Dance Club Play But Grammy-winning Williams, 62, affidavits, police said Murray detailed gloves, leaving a thumbprint on the item. she said, “and there was a lot more med-
10. The Hunter, Mastodon. indicating that he had made the decision
Reprise/Warner Bros. 1. Wepa, Gloria Estefan. Crescent his treatments of propofol and other Walgren attempted to deflect the criti- ical evidence.”
Moon. to end his partnership with ESPN. drugs to try to get Jackson to sleep. cism, asking the investigator whether Chernoff questioned whether Fleak
11. Watch The Throne, Jay Z & “After reading hundreds of e-mails, I
Kanye West. Roc-A-Fella/Roc 2. In The Dark, Dev. Indie- The Houston-based cardiologist, who she had conducted a perfect investiga- had heard testimony by bodyguard
Pop/Universal Republic. have made MY decision. By pulling my was accompanied by an attorney during tion. No, she replied.
Nation/Def Jam/IDJMG. opening Oct 3rd, You (ESPN) stepped on Alberto Alvarez, who said during a pre-
12. Dark Side Of The Moon, Pink 3. You And I, Lady Gaga. the interview, told detectives that he had “Have you ever conducted a perfect liminary hearing in January that he saw
Streamline/KonLive/Interscope. the Toes of The First Amendment
Floyd. Capitol. Freedom of Speech, so therefore Me, My been trying to wean Jackson off propofol investigation?” Walgren asked. the propofol bottle inside the IV bag. He
13. Nevermind, Nirvana. Sub 4. Papi, Jennifer Lopez. Song, and All My Rowdy Friends are because he was afraid he was addicted. “No,” Fleak said. repeated the detail for jurors last week
Pop/DGC/UMe. Island/IDJMG. OUT OF HERE. It’s been a great run,” He told the police he had given the A coroner’s investigator acknowl- and said Murray told him to put the IV
14. Unbroken, Demi Lovato. 5. Mediate, INXS Featuring Williams said in a statement on his offi- singer other sedatives, including edged Thursday that she made mistakes bag into another bag before calling 911.
Hollywood. Tricky. Petrol Electric/Atco/Rhino. cial website.
15. Torches, Foster The People. 6. Show Me, Jessica Sutta. The final rift came after the sports net- Lane also pursued a solo career and Warrant was a part of the heavy metal sub- with a suspended license.
StarTime/Columbia/Sony Music. Hollywood. work pulled the song from the opener of appeared on a reality TV series about genre known as “glam” or “hair” metal for The hip-hop artist and actor, whose
16. My Kinda Party, Jason Aldean. 7. Little Bad Girl, David Guetta “Monday Night Football” on Monday celebrities aiming to lose weight. He had their ability to combine flamboyant hair, “We Fly High” was one of 2007’s top-
Broken Bow. Featuring Taio Cruz & Ludacris. after Williams said in a Fox News been arrested several times for drunk driv- antics and outfits with a heavy rock musi- selling rap tracks, admitted to a traffic
17. Halfway To Heaven, Brantley What A Music/Astralwerks/Capitol. Channel appearance that Obama’s pairing ing. cal style filled with power chords. (RTRS) misdemeanor and was fined $200.
Gilbert. Valory. 8. I’m Still Hot, Luciana. Violent with Republican House of Representatives Warrant’s other hits included “Heaven,” Jones was pulled over March 30, telling
Lips/Audacious. Speaker John Boehner in a June golf sum- and “Sometimes She Cries” and the rock ❑ ❑ ❑
18. Here For A Good Time, George police he was heading to a video shoot,
9. Collide, Leona Lewis. mit was “like Hitler playing golf with anthem “Down Boys.” Along with other NEW YORK: Rapper Jim Jones pleaded according to court documents.
Strait. MCA Nashville/UMGN. (Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin)
19. NOW 39. Various artists. SYCO/J/RMG. ‘80s Los Angeles bands such as “Poison,” guilty Thursday to driving his Bentley The rapper hadn’t realized his license
10. In The Air, Morgan Page, Sultan Netanyahu.” (RTRS) had been suspended over a traffic ticket
+ Ned Shepard, And BT Featuring ❑ ❑ ❑ he hadn’t fully paid, said his lawyer,
20. Tailgates & Tanlines, Luke
Bryan. Capitol Nashville. Angela McCluskey. Nettwerk. LOS ANGELES: Jani Lane, the once Marianne E. Bertuna.
energetic blond lead singer and songwriter “If it was as simple as paying a fine, he
Hot Adult Songs Hot Hip-Hop Songs would have. He just didn’t know about it”
for heavy metal band Warrant, died from
1. Rolling In The Deep, Adele. 1. She Will, Lil Wayne Featuring alcohol poisoning, the Los Angeles and has since cleared it up, she said.
XL/Columbia. Drake. Young Money/Cash County coroner said on Wednesday. Jones wanted to resolve the case to get
2. If I Die Young, The Band Perry. Money/Universal Republic. Lane was found dead in a Los Angeles on with his career and a charity project,
Republic Nashville/Universal 2. Headlines, Drake. Young motel room on Aug 11. He was 47. Bertuna said. He has worked with the
Money/Cash Money/Universal His official cause of death was listed as Entertainers 4 Education Alliance, a New
Republic. York-based group that harnesses celebri-
3. ... Perfect, P!nk. LaFace/JLG. Republic. “acute ethanol intoxication,” according to
3. Marvin & Chardonnay, Big Lt Larry Dietz of the coroner’s office. ties’ star power to promote education and
4. Don’t You Wanna Stay, Jason social commitment to young people.
Aldean With Kelly Clarkson. Broken Sean Featuring Kanye West & Lane, best known for singing lead
Roscoe Dash. G.O.O.D./Def vocals and writing the Hollywood glam The rapper, born Joseph Jones, is one
Bow/RED. of the Diplomats, a Harlem-based rap
5. Just The Way You Are, Bruno Jam/IDJMG. band’s hits such as “Cherry Pie” that led
them to success in the late 1980s and crew that also counts Cam’ron, Juelz
Mars. Elektra/Atlantic. 4. That Way, Wale Featuring Santana and Freekey Zekey among its
Jeremih & Rick Ross. early 1990s, was discovered in a budget
6. For The First Time, The Script. motel in suburban Woodland Hills. members. Besides “We Fly High,” his hits
Phonogenic/Epic. Maybach/Warner Bros. include “Pop Champagne.” He released a
5. Otis, Jay Z & Kanye West At the time of his death, celebrity web-
7. Firework, Katy Perry. Capitol. site TMZ reported that a half empty bottle new album, “Capo,” in April.
8. Just A Kiss, Lady Antebellum. Featuring Otis Redding. Roc-A- of vodka and prescription medication had Jones, 35, also appears on the VH1
Capitol Nashville/Capitol. Fella/Roc Nation/Def Jam/IDJMG. been found in his motel room. reality show “Love & Hip Hop,” has a T-
9. Good Life, OneRepublic. 6. Nias in Paris, Jay Z Kanye West. The Ohio-born Lane left the band sev- shirt line and starred in 2009’s “Hip-Hop
Mosley/Interscope. Continued on Page 27 eral times before returning for a series for Monologues: Inside the Life and Mind of
concerts in 2008, after which he left the English guitarist Eric Clapton performs onstage on Oct 6, in Porto Alegre, Jim Jones,” a play about his life on the
band permanently. southern Brazil. (AFP) road and on the streets. (AP)