ADULT CONTEMPORARY

How This Chart Works
Radio Airplay = ADULT CONTEMPORARY

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

The week of
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Live To Tell
Gains in performance
Play
2
Billy Ocean There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry) Billboard Adult Contemporary
There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
Howard Jones No One Is To Blame Billboard Adult Contemporary
No One Is To Blame
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald On My Own Billboard Adult Contemporary
On My Own
Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
5
The Moody Blues Your Wildest Dreams Billboard Adult Contemporary
Your Wildest Dreams
8
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
George Michael A Different Corner Billboard Adult Contemporary
A Different Corner
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Simply Red Holding Back The Years Billboard Adult Contemporary
Holding Back The Years
5
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Mike + The Mechanics All I Need Is A Miracle Billboard Adult Contemporary
All I Need Is A Miracle
9
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
Whitney Houston Greatest Love Of All Billboard Adult Contemporary
Greatest Love Of All
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
10
James Taylor That's Why I'm Here Billboard Adult Contemporary
That's Why I'm Here
15
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
Culture Club Move Away Billboard Adult Contemporary
Move Away
11
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Neil Diamond Headed For The Future Billboard Adult Contemporary
Headed For The Future
13
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
The Dream Academy The Love Parade Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Love Parade
14
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Level 42 Something About You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Something About You
10
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Atlantic Starr If Your Heart Isn't In It Billboard Adult Contemporary
If Your Heart Isn't In It
16
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
David Pack That Girl Is Gone Billboard Adult Contemporary
That Girl Is Gone
17
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
Phil Collins Take Me Home Billboard Adult Contemporary
Take Me Home
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
18
David Foster And Olivia Newton-John The Best Of Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Best Of Me
David Foster And Olivia Newton-John
21
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Hiroshima One Wish Billboard Adult Contemporary
One Wish
22
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Sade Never As Good As The First Time Billboard Adult Contemporary
Never As Good As The First Time
19
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
22
El DeBarge Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme) Billboard Adult Contemporary
Who's Johnny ("Short Circuit" Theme)
31
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Billy Joel Modern Woman (From "Ruthless People") Billboard Adult Contemporary
Modern Woman (From "Ruthless People")
Gains in performance
24
Jeffrey Osborne You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song) Billboard Adult Contemporary
You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song)
37
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Jonathan Butler Baby Please Don't Take It (I Need Your Love) Billboard Adult Contemporary
Baby Please Don't Take It (I Need Your Love)
32
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
26
Anne Murray Who's Leaving Who Billboard Adult Contemporary
Who's Leaving Who
26
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
Dennis DeYoung Call Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
20
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
28
The Temptations A Fine Mess Billboard Adult Contemporary
A Fine Mess
28
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Genesis Invisible Touch Billboard Adult Contemporary
Invisible Touch
40
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
Bob Seger Like A Rock Billboard Adult Contemporary
Like A Rock
38
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
31
Peter Cetera Glory Of Love (Theme From "The Karate Kid Part II") Billboard Adult Contemporary
Glory Of Love (Theme From "The Karate Kid Part II")
Gains in performance
32
Stevie Nicks Has Anyone Ever Written Anything For You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Has Anyone Ever Written Anything For You
39
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Pet Shop Boys West End Girls Billboard Adult Contemporary
West End Girls
27
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Ronnie Milsap Happy, Happy Birthday Baby Billboard Adult Contemporary
Happy, Happy Birthday Baby
36
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
36
The Bangles If She Knew What She Wants Billboard Adult Contemporary
If She Knew What She Wants
Gains in performance
37
Rod Stewart Love Touch (Theme From "Legal Eagles") Billboard Adult Contemporary
Love Touch (Theme From "Legal Eagles")
Gains in performance
38
Jackson Browne In The Shape Of A Heart Billboard Adult Contemporary
In The Shape Of A Heart
Gains in performance
39
Double The Captain Of Her Heart Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Captain Of Her Heart
Gains in performance
40
Kenny Rogers with Nickie Ryder The Pride Is Back Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Pride Is Back
Kenny Rogers with Nickie Ryder
Gains in performance
ADULT CONTEMPORARY

Chart Archive Search
SELECT A DATE
Try a birthday or anniversary
 

Please try a different date

Loading...