The world's best-selling multi-artist album series, NOW That's What I Call Music!, will ring in the holiday season with the November 13 release of two scorching collections of today's hottest tunes. NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 26 features 20 chart-topping Pop, Modern Rock, Rap and R&B smash hits, and NOW That's What I Call Party Hits! celebrates with 20 of the hottest roof-raising tracks from a who's-who of today's top artists.

NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 26 spotlights 20 of today's hottest chart hits, including Soulja Boy Tell'Em's "Crank That (Soulja Boy)," J. Holiday's "Bed," Justin Timberlake's "Lovestoned," Rihanna's "Shut Up And Drive," Fergie's "Big Girls Don't Cry (Personal)," Plain White T's' "Hey There Delilah," Nickelback's "Rockstar," Fabolous featuring Ne-Yo's "Make Me Better," and many more.

The 20 hits on NOW That's What I Call Party Hits!, selected and sequenced to keep every celebration jumping from start to finish, include MIMS' "This Is Why I'm Hot," Chris Brown's "Run It!," Kanye West featuring Jamie Foxx's "Gold Digger," Chingy's "Right Thurr," Amerie's "1 Thing," Nelly Furtado featuring Timbaland's "Promiscuous," Rihanna's "SOS," Missy Elliott's "Get Ur Freak On," and many more.

NOW 26 and NOW Party Hits! are a compilation joint venture from EMI Music, Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group and the Zomba Label Group. NOW 26 and NOW Party Hits! will be distributed by EMI Music Marketing.

The NOW That's What I Call Music! series debuted in the United States in 1998 after the NOW brand had become an enormous, multi-platinum international success beginning 15 years earlier (#67 was issued in July). The U.S. series has sold more than 65 million copies and the NOW brand continues to show its longevity and strength from release to release. Every album in the U.S. NOW series has reached the Billboard Top 10, and it is the only non-soundtrack, multi-artist series to reach #1 on the Billboard Top 200 chart.

The series' latest volume, NOW 25, shipped more than 1.1 million units (certified platinum) and debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200, selling more than 222,000 copies in its first week.

NOW That's What I Call Music! Vol. 26:
1. Soulja Boy Tell'Em Crank That (Soulja Boy)
2. Timbaland featuring Keri Hilson & D.O.E. The Way I Are
3. Justin Timberlake Lovestoned
4. Rihanna Shut Up and Drive
5. Chris Brown Wall To Wall
6. Kanye West Can't Tell Me Nothing
7. Fabolous featuring Ne-Yo Make Me Better
8. Sean Kingston Beautiful Girls
9. J. Holiday Bed
10. Baby Bash featuring T-Pain Cyclone
11. Fergie Big Girls Don't Cry (Personal)
12. P!NK Who Knew?
13. Avril Lavigne When You're Gone
14. The Last Goodnight Pictures Of You
15. Plain White T's Hey There Delilah
16. Daughtry Over You
17. Nickelback Rockstar
18. Three Days Grace Never Too Late
19. Lifehouse First Time
20. Good Charlotte I Don't Wanna Be In Love (Dance Floor Anthem)

NOW That's What I Call Party Hits!
1. Shop Boyz Party Like A Rock Star
2. MIMS This Is Why I'm Hot
3. Chris Brown Run It!
4. Kanye West featuring Jamie Foxx Gold Digger
5. Chingy Right Thurr
6. Dem Franchize Boyz featuring Jermaine Dupri, Da Brat & Bow Wow I Think They Like Me
7. Cherish featuring Sean Paul of Youngbloodz Do It To It
8. Kelis Milkshake
9. Amerie 1 Thing
10. The Pussycat Dolls featuring Busta Rhymes Don't Cha
11. Nelly Furtado featuring Timbaland Promiscuous
12. Sean Paul We Be Burnin'
13. Rihanna SOS
14. Missy Elliott Get Ur Freak On
15. Christina Aguilera Ain't No Other Man
16. Outkast Hey Ya!
17. Gorillaz Feel Good Inc.
18. Kelly Clarkson Since U Been Gone
19. Avril Lavigne Girlfriend
20. Kylie Minogue Can't Get You Out Of My Head