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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
8
WEEKS ON CHART
Live To Tell
Songwriter(s)
M.Ciccone, P.Leonard
Producer(s)
Madonna, P.Leonard
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros. | Sire
Gains in performance

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1
Madonna Live To Tell Billboard Adult Contemporary
Live To Tell
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Ciccone, P.Leonard
Producer(s):
Madonna, P.Leonard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
2
Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald On My Own Billboard Adult Contemporary
On My Own
Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Bacharach, C.Bayer Bacharach
Producer(s):
B.Bacharach, C.B.Sager
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
3
Billy Ocean There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry) Billboard Adult Contemporary
There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Brathwaite, B.J.Eastmond, B.Ocean
Producer(s):
B.J.Eastmond, W.Brathwaite
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | Jive
4
Howard Jones No One Is To Blame Billboard Adult Contemporary
No One Is To Blame
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.Jones
Producer(s):
P.Collins, H.Padgham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
5
Simply Red Holding Back The Years Billboard Adult Contemporary
Holding Back The Years
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Hucknall, Moss
Producer(s):
S.Levine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
6
George Michael A Different Corner Billboard Adult Contemporary
A Different Corner
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
7
Whitney Houston Greatest Love Of All Billboard Adult Contemporary
Greatest Love Of All
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Masser, L.Creed
Producer(s):
M.Masser
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
8
The Moody Blues Your Wildest Dreams Billboard Adult Contemporary
Your Wildest Dreams
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Hayward
Producer(s):
T.Visconti
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Polydor
9
Mike + The Mechanics All I Need Is A Miracle Billboard Adult Contemporary
All I Need Is A Miracle
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
10
Level 42 Something About You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Something About You
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Lindup, P.Gould, R.Gould, M.King, W.Badarou
Producer(s):
W.Badarou, Level 42
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Polydor
11
Culture Club Move Away Billboard Adult Contemporary
Move Away
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Culture Club, P.Pickett
Producer(s):
L.Hahn, A.Mardin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin/Epic
12
Phil Collins Take Me Home Billboard Adult Contemporary
Take Me Home
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.D.C.Collins
Producer(s):
P.Collins, H.Padgham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
13
Neil Diamond Headed For The Future Billboard Adult Contemporary
Headed For The Future
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
14
The Dream Academy The Love Parade Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Love Parade
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
15
James Taylor That's Why I'm Here Billboard Adult Contemporary
That's Why I'm Here
17  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
Atlantic Starr If Your Heart Isn't In It Billboard Adult Contemporary
If Your Heart Isn't In It
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
17
David Pack That Girl Is Gone Billboard Adult Contemporary
That Girl Is Gone
20  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
18
Miami Sound Machine Bad Boy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Bad Boy
16  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Dermer, J.Galdo, R.Vigil
Producer(s):
E.Estefan Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
19
Sade Never As Good As The First Time Billboard Adult Contemporary
Never As Good As The First Time
13  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Portrait
20
Dennis DeYoung Call Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Call Me
19  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
21
David Foster And Olivia Newton-John The Best Of Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Best Of Me
David Foster And Olivia Newton-John
27  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
22
Hiroshima One Wish Billboard Adult Contemporary
One Wish
31  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
23
The Bangles Manic Monday Billboard Adult Contemporary
Manic Monday
22  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
24
Dire Straits So Far Away Billboard Adult Contemporary
So Far Away
21  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
25
Force M.D.'s Tender Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Tender Love
23  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
T.S.Lewis, Jimmy Jam
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Tommy Boy
26
Anne Murray Who's Leaving Who Billboard Adult Contemporary
Who's Leaving Who
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
27
Pet Shop Boys West End Girls Billboard Adult Contemporary
West End Girls
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
28
The Temptations A Fine Mess Billboard Adult Contemporary
A Fine Mess
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
H.N.Mancini, D.Lambert
Producer(s):
P.Bunetta, R.Chudacoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
29
Jermaine Jackson I Think It's Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Think It's Love
24  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Jackson, M.Omartian, S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
M.Omartian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
30
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark If You Leave Billboard Adult Contemporary
If You Leave
29  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
O.M.D.
Producer(s):
O.M.D., T.Lord-Alge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
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