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2008-12-03 12:20:42

Kanye West's 808s & Heartbreak is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart this week, Billboard.com reported Wednesday. Coming in at No. 2 on The Billboard 200 is Taylor Swift's Fearless, followed by Guns N' Roses' Chinese Democracy at No. 3, Beyonce's I Am ... Sasha Fierce at No. 4 and Ludacris' Theater of the Mind at No. 5. Rounding out the top tier are The Killers' Day & Age at No. 6, Nickelback's Dark Horse at No. 7, the soundtrack to the film Twilight at No. 8, the compilation CD Now 29 at...

2008-11-21 18:14:20

U.S. hip-hop artist Kanye West's latest album 808s & Heartbreak had its exclusive premiere on MySpace Music Friday, the online music portal said. Fans are invited to stream the album in its entirety for free on the Web site. West's fourth album is slated to hit stores Monday.

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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.