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ADULT CONTEMPORARY

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
14
WEEKS ON CHART
Second Chance
Thirty Eight Special
Songwriter(s)
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Producer(s)
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Imprint/Promotion Label
A&M
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1
Thirty Eight Special Second Chance Billboard Adult Contemporary
Second Chance
Thirty Eight Special
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
2
Cher & Peter Cetera After All Billboard Adult Contemporary
After All
Cher & Peter Cetera
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Snow, D.Pitchford
Producer(s):
P.Asher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
3
Natalie Cole Miss You Like Crazy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Miss You Like Crazy
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Masser, G.Goffin, P.Glass
Producer(s):
M.Masser
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
4
Bette Midler Wind Beneath My Wings Billboard Adult Contemporary
Wind Beneath My Wings
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
5
Madonna Like A Prayer Billboard Adult Contemporary
Like A Prayer
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
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Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sire | Warner Bros.
6
Aretha Franklin & Elton John Through The Storm Billboard Adult Contemporary
Through The Storm
Aretha Franklin & Elton John
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.L.Hammond, D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
N.M.Walden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
7
Howard Jones Everlasting Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Everlasting Love
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
8
Enya Orinoco Flow (Sail Away) Billboard Adult Contemporary
Orinoco Flow (Sail Away)
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Enya, R.Ryan
Producer(s):
N.Ryan, Enya, Cullum
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
9
Basia Promises Billboard Adult Contemporary
Promises
Basia
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
10
SaFire Thinking Of You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Thinking Of You
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cutting | PolyGram
11
Deon Estus With George Michael Heaven Help Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Heaven Help Me
Deon Estus With George Michael
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Estus, G.Michael
Producer(s):
G.Michael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mika | PolyGram
12
Grayson Hugh Talk It Over Billboard Adult Contemporary
Talk It Over
Grayson Hugh
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
13
Vanessa Williams Dreamin' Billboard Adult Contemporary
Dreamin'
13  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wing | PolyGram
14
Neil Diamond The Best Years Of Our Lives Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Best Years Of Our Lives
21  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
15
The Bangles Eternal Flame Billboard Adult Contemporary
Eternal Flame
11  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
Rick Astley Giving Up On Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Giving Up On Love
23  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
17
Phoebe Snow If I Can Just Get Through The Night Billboard Adult Contemporary
If I Can Just Get Through The Night
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
18
Paul Carrack & Terri Nunn Romance (From "Sing") Billboard Adult Contemporary
Romance (From "Sing")
Paul Carrack & Terri Nunn
14  Last
14  Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
19
Roy Orbison You Got It Billboard Adult Contemporary
You Got It
16  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin Rec. | Capitol
20
One 2 Many Downtown Billboard Adult Contemporary
Downtown
One 2 Many
25  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
21
Carole King City Streets Billboard Adult Contemporary
City Streets
24  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
22
Southern Pacific All Is Lost Billboard Adult Contemporary
All Is Lost
Southern Pacific
30  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
23
Waterfront Cry Billboard Adult Contemporary
Cry
Waterfront
33  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
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Producer(s):
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor | PolyGram
24
Barry Manilow Keep Each Other Warm Billboard Adult Contemporary
Keep Each Other Warm
37  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
25
Mike + The Mechanics The Living Years Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Living Years
17  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Rutherford, B.A.Robertson
Producer(s):
C.Neil, M.Rutherford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
26
Roy Orbison She's A Mystery To Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
She's A Mystery To Me
34  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin Rec. | Capitol
27
Paula Abdul Forever Your Girl Billboard Adult Contemporary
Forever Your Girl
38  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin Rec. | Capitol
28
Chicago You're Not Alone Billboard Adult Contemporary
You're Not Alone
27  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
29
Donny Osmond Soldier Of Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Soldier Of Love
36  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Sturken, E.Rogers
Producer(s):
C.Sturken, E.Rogers
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
30
Kenny G We've Saved The Best For Last Billboard Adult Contemporary
We've Saved The Best For Last
26  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Pardini, D.Matkosky, P.Gordon
Producer(s):
P.Bunetta, R.Chudacoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
31
Jimmy Harnen With Synch Where Are You Now? Billboard Adult Contemporary
Where Are You Now?
Jimmy Harnen With Synch
41  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Harnen, R.Congdon
Producer(s):
B.Kelly, J.G.Hludzik
Imprint/Promotion Label:
WTG | WT
32
Anita Baker Lead Me Into Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Lead Me Into Love
43  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Lane, L.Prentiss
Producer(s):
M.J.Powell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
33
Breathe Don't Tell Me Lies Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Tell Me Lies
Breathe
31  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
34
Debbie Gibson Lost In Your Eyes Billboard Adult Contemporary
Lost In Your Eyes
28  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Gibson
Producer(s):
D.Gibson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
35
Anita Baker Just Because Billboard Adult Contemporary
Just Because
29  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
36
Rod Stewart My Heart Can't Tell You No Billboard Adult Contemporary
My Heart Can't Tell You No
35  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
37
New Kids On The Block I'll Be Loving You (Forever) Billboard Adult Contemporary
I'll Be Loving You (Forever)
46  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Starr
Producer(s):
M.Starr, M.Jonzun
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
38
Dan Hill Unborn Heart Billboard Adult Contemporary
Unborn Heart
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
39
Barbra Streisand What Were We Thinking Of Billboard Adult Contemporary
What Were We Thinking Of
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
40
Carly Simon Let The River Run Billboard Adult Contemporary
Let The River Run
19  Last
11  Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Simon
Producer(s):
C.Simon, R.Mounsey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
41
Glenn Frey Livin' Right Billboard Adult Contemporary
Livin' Right
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
42
Karyn White Superwoman Billboard Adult Contemporary
Superwoman
20  Last
12  Peak
11  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
43
Simply Red If You Don't Know Me By Now Billboard Adult Contemporary
If You Don't Know Me By Now
Last
43  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Gamble, L.A.Huff
Producer(s):
S.Levine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Elektra | EEG
44
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Got It Made Billboard Adult Contemporary
Got It Made
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
42  Last
11  Peak
16  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
45
The Belle Stars Iko Iko (From "Rain Man") Billboard Adult Contemporary
Iko Iko (From "Rain Man")
The Belle Stars
44  Last
41  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
41
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
46
Breathe All This I Should Have Known Billboard Adult Contemporary
All This I Should Have Known
Breathe
48  Last
46  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
47
Swing Out Sister Waiting Game Billboard Adult Contemporary
Waiting Game
Last
47  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
47
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fontana | PolyGram
48
Tiffany Hold An Old Friend's Hand Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hold An Old Friend's Hand
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
49
Donna Summer This Time I Know It's For Real Billboard Adult Contemporary
This Time I Know It's For Real
49  Last
49  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
49
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Stock, M.Aitken, P.Waterman, D.Summer
Producer(s):
Stock, Aitken, Waterman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
50
Mica Paris My One Temptation Billboard Adult Contemporary
My One Temptation
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | Atlantic
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