Good in acting, teen actress Hilary Duff also doing well in singing. Wednesday, the star topped the U.S. album charts with her new best-of "Most Wanted." The consisting of single "Wake Up" and four new tracks co-written with boyfriend Joel Madden of band Good Charlotte, sold close to 208,000 copies to become Duff's best-performing debut as it also opened as Billboard's #1 album.
Last week's #1, Staind's "Chapter V," dropped in sales, hitting #7 with over 76,000 scans. At No. 2 was Brad Paisley's "Time Well Wasted," soon followed by Mariah Carey's "The Emancipation of Mimi," climbed one place to No. 3 with 109,000 copies, strengthen her 19th week on the chart. The "NOW! That's What I Call Music" series fell two places to No. 4 with 108,000, while quintet 311 arrived at No. 5 with "Don't Tread on Me."
The Black Eyed Peas' "Monkey Business" fell one place to the 6th slot with 82,000 units. Rounding out the top 10; Faith Hill's "Fireflies" fell from No. 3 to No. 8, Kelly Clarkson's "Breakaway" at No. 9 for a third week, and Young Jeezy's "Let's Get It: Thug Motivation 101" dropped from 6 to 10.