friday, mar. 16, 2001
show #624
todays recap
:: host: o-town
:: location: times square, ny
:: guest(s): none
:: o-town hosts trl for the second time while carson is probably in cancun preparing for trl spring break.
:: trl had old school friday where the videos of today, went head to head with videos from a year ago.  for example, the video from march 16th, 2000 went up head to head with today's #10.  o-town took 5 phone calls. the first video to get 3 votes claims the spot.   today, there were 5 old school videos and 5 new school videos on the countdown.
:: o-town also answered questions from fans and talked about their next single "all or nothing" which they will be shooting a video for next week.
:: trl has changed their phone call voting lines starting monday.  you will now be able to call mtv to vote for a video on the phone at 3:00 - 3:30 pm.

:: news from john norris.
:: more news on puffy's trial.  get more at
:: eden's crush, the new group which was formed from wb's popstars has sold more copies of its debut album in the united kingdom than britney spears did with her debut album " one more time"

close calls
:: vj for a day winner:brian & paul (4 wins)
:: 15 dave mathew's band - "i did it"
:: 14 black eyed peas f/ macy gray - "request line"
:: 13 dream - "he loves u not"
:: 12 eve - "who's that girl"
:: 11 crazytown - "butterfly"

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:: saliva - "your disease"
:: daft punk - "one more time"
:: missy elliot - "get ur freak on"

:: Back to Records
:: Back to Yesterday's TRL
:: ATRL Forums
:: want to plead for people to vote for a video?  or tell people about a voting strategy?  tell us right here at our message boards!

random stuff:

10 old school video britney spears - "from the bottom of my broken heart" 65 days
defeats ricky & christina
09 down 2 s club 7 - "never had a dream come true" 09 days
defeats kid rock
08 up 2 jennifer lopez - "play" 03 days
defeats limp bizkit
07 old school video blaque - "i do" 05 days
defeats souldecision
06 up 2 destiny's child - "survivor" 05 days
defeats aaliyah
05 down 2 limp bizkit - "my way" 30 days
defeats korn
04 up 2 o-town - "liquid dreams" 38 days
defeats dr. dre f/ eminem
03 old school video sisqo - "thong song" 65 days
defeats janet jackson
02 old school video backstreet boys - "don't let me be the last to know" 65 days
defeats britney spears
01 old school video *nsync - "bye, bye, bye" 65 days
defeats backstreet boys