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This week's most popular soft rock/adult pop songs' artists, ranked by radio airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.

ADULT CONTEMPORARY

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Penny Lover
Songwriter(s)
Not Listed
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Motown
Gains in performance

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1
Lionel Richie Penny Lover Billboard Adult Contemporary
Penny Lover
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
2
Kenny Rogers With Kim Carnes & James Ingram What About Me? Billboard Adult Contemporary
What About Me?
Kenny Rogers With Kim Carnes & James Ingram
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
3
Paul McCartney No More Lonely Nights Billboard Adult Contemporary
No More Lonely Nights
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.McCartney
Producer(s):
G.Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
4
Dennis DeYoung Desert Moon Billboard Adult Contemporary
Desert Moon
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.DeYoung
Producer(s):
D.DeYoung
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
5
Wham! Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go Billboard Adult Contemporary
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Michael
Producer(s):
G.Michael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
6
Stevie Wonder I Just Called To Say I Love You Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Just Called To Say I Love You
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
S.Wonder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
7
Cyndi Lauper All Through The Night Billboard Adult Contemporary
All Through The Night
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Portrait
8
The Honeydrippers Sea Of Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Sea Of Love
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Khoury, Baptise
Producer(s):
Nugetre, Fabulous Brill Bros.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Es Paranza
9
Daryl Hall John Oates Out of Touch Billboard Adult Contemporary
Out of Touch
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Hall, J.Oates
Producer(s):
D.Hall, J.Oates, B.Clearmountain
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
10
Anne Murray & Dave Loggins Nobody Loves Me Like You Do Billboard Adult Contemporary
Nobody Loves Me Like You Do
Anne Murray & Dave Loggins
10  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
11
Billy Ocean Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) Billboard Adult Contemporary
Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Jive
12
Al Jarreau After All Billboard Adult Contemporary
After All
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Jarreau, J.Graydon, D.W.Foster
Producer(s):
J.Graydon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
13
Chicago Hard Habit To Break Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hard Habit To Break
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Full Moon/Warner Bros.
14
Jermaine Jackson Do What You Do Billboard Adult Contemporary
Do What You Do
19  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Dino, L.DiTomaso
Producer(s):
J.Jackson, D.Rudolph
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
15
America Special Girl Billboard Adult Contemporary
Special Girl
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Schwartz, D.Tyson
Producer(s):
R.Zito
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
16
Barbra Streisand Left In The Dark Billboard Adult Contemporary
Left In The Dark
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
17
Julio Iglesias Moonlight Lady Billboard Adult Contemporary
Moonlight Lady
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.L.Hammond, C.Bayer Bacharach
Producer(s):
R.Arcusa
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
18
Elton John Who Wears These Shoes? Billboard Adult Contemporary
Who Wears These Shoes?
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Geffen
19
Sergio Mendes Real Life Billboard Adult Contemporary
Real Life
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Snow, B.Alfonzo
Producer(s):
S.Mendez, R.Buchanan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
20
The Cars Drive Billboard Adult Contemporary
Drive
20  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Ocasek
Producer(s):
R.J.Lange, The Cars
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
21
Julian Lennon Valotte Billboard Adult Contemporary
Valotte
26  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
22
Corey Hart It Ain't Enough Billboard Adult Contemporary
It Ain't Enough
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Hart
Producer(s):
J.Astley, P.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
23
Stephen Stills Can't Let Go Billboard Adult Contemporary
Can't Let Go
28  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
24
Ralph MacDonald With Bill Withers In The Name Of Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
In The Name Of Love
Ralph MacDonald With Bill Withers
21  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.MacDonald, W.Salter, W.Withers, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.MacDonald, W.Eaton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Polydor
25
Jack Wagner All I Need Billboard Adult Contemporary
All I Need
35  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Magness, G.Ballard, D.Pack
Producer(s):
G.Ballard, C.Magness
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Qwest
26
Neil Diamond Sleep With Me Tonight Billboard Adult Contemporary
Sleep With Me Tonight
29  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
27
The Pointer Sisters I'm So Excited Billboard Adult Contemporary
I'm So Excited
25  Last
25  Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
R.Perry, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Planet
28
The Everly Brothers On The Wings Of A Nightingale Billboard Adult Contemporary
On The Wings Of A Nightingale
22  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mercury
29
Bob Seger Understanding Billboard Adult Contemporary
Understanding
39  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.C.Seger
Producer(s):
B.Seger, Punch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
30
Melissa Manchester Thief Of Hearts Billboard Adult Contemporary
Thief Of Hearts
38  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Casablanca
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