1. “American Idol” (Wednesday), Fox

2. “American Idol” (Tuesday), Fox

3. “Grey’s Anatomy” (Thursday), ABC

4. “House,” Fox

5. “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation,” CBS

(From Nielsen Media Research)


1. “Shrek the Third,” DreamWorks Animation-Paramount

2. “Spider-Man 3,” Sony

3. “28 Weeks Later,” Fox Atomic

4. “Georgia Rule,” Universal

5. “Disturbia,” Paramount

(From Media By Numbers LLC)

Hot five

1. “Buy U a Drank (Shawty Snappin’),” T-Pain (feat. Yung Joc), Konvict

2. “Makes Me Wonder,” Maroon5, A&M

3. “Girlfriend,” Avril Lavigne, RCA

4. “Give It to Me,” Timbaland (feat. Nelly Furtado and Justin Timberlake), Mosley

5. “Because of You,” Ne-Yo, Def Jam

(From Billboard magazine)


1. “Call Me Irresponsible,” Michael Buble, 143

2. “Strength &Loyalty,” Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Mo Thugs

3. “Special Occasion,” Bobby Valentino, DTP

4. “Because of You,” Ne-Yo, Def Jam

5. “The Best Damn Thing,” Avril Lavigne, RCA

(From Billboard magazine)

Concert tours

1. Billy Joel

2. Justin Timberlake

3. Rod Stewart

4. Eric Clapton

5. Bob Seger &The Silver Bullet Band

(From Pollstar)

DVD sales

1. “Dreamgirls,” DreamWorks Home Entertainment

2. “Night at the Museum,” 20th Century Fox

3. “Deja Vu,” Touchstone Home Video

4. “Happily N’Ever After,” Lions Gate Home Entertainment

5. “The Queen,” Miramax Home Entertainment

(From Billboard magazine)

Video sales

1. “Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island,” Warner Family Entertainment

2. “Yoga Conditioning for Athletes,” Gaiam Video

3. “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Special Edition),” Walt Disney Home Entertainment

4. “The Punisher,” Lions Gate Home Entertainment

5. “Mr. Deeds,” Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

(From Billboard magazine)

Video rentals

1. “Night at the Museum,” 20th Century Fox

2. “Deja Vu,” Touchstone Home Video

3. “Dreamgirls,” DreamWorks Home Entertainment

4. “Alpha Dog,” Universal Studios Home Video

5. “The Hitcher,” Universal Studios Home Video

(From Billboard magazine)

“Shrek the Third” took over the top movie spot in its first weekend in theaters.

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