Why the ''Bad Boys II'' album and ''The Wire'' are great
How ''Bad Boys II'' and ''The Wire'' explode pop-culture cliches about loyalty and betrayal, machismo and crime
R&B supergroup LSG enjoys top-10 debut
After a six-year absence, Levert, Sweat, and Gill enter the chart at No. 6, but ''Bad Boys II'' is on top for a third week
Strong debut by Mya can't unseat ''Bad Boys II''
Four other new discs, including CDs by Jane's Addiction, 311, and Brad Paisley, debut in the top 10
''Bad Boys II'' soundtrack debuts at No. 1
The all-star soundtrack sells 324,000 copies in its first week