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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Right Here Waiting
Songwriter(s)
R.Marx
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
EMI

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1
Richard Marx Right Here Waiting Billboard Adult Contemporary
Right Here Waiting
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Marx
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
2
Gloria Estefan Don't Wanna Lose You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Wanna Lose You
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.M.Estefan
Producer(s):
E.Estefan Jr., J.Casas, C.Ostwald
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
3
Don Henley The End Of The Innocence Billboard Adult Contemporary
The End Of The Innocence
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
4
Michael Bolton Soul Provider Billboard Adult Contemporary
Soul Provider
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
5
Donny Osmond Sacred Emotion Billboard Adult Contemporary
Sacred Emotion
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
6
Simply Red If You Don't Know Me By Now Billboard Adult Contemporary
If You Don't Know Me By Now
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Gamble, L.A.Huff
Producer(s):
S.Levine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
7
10,000 Maniacs Trouble Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Trouble Me
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant, D.Drew
Producer(s):
P.Asher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
8
Donna Summer This Time I Know It's For Real Billboard Adult Contemporary
This Time I Know It's For Real
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Stock, M.Aitken, P.Waterman, D.Summer
Producer(s):
Stock, Aitken, Waterman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
Bee Gees One Billboard Adult Contemporary
One
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.A.Gibb, R.H.Gibb, M.E.Gibb
Producer(s):
B.Gibb, M.Gibb, R.Gibb, B.Tench
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
10
Vanessa Williams Darlin' I Billboard Adult Contemporary
Darlin' I
11  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Wing
11
Mica Paris My One Temptation Billboard Adult Contemporary
My One Temptation
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Island
12
Deon Estus Spell Billboard Adult Contemporary
Spell
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Mika
13
Chris Rea On The Beach Billboard Adult Contemporary
On The Beach
18  Last
13  Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
14
Fine Young Cannibals Good Thing Billboard Adult Contemporary
Good Thing
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Steele, R.Gift
Producer(s):
Steele, Gift, Cox
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | I.R.S.
15
Debbie Gibson No More Rhyme Billboard Adult Contemporary
No More Rhyme
19  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
16
Swing Out Sister Waiting Game Billboard Adult Contemporary
Waiting Game
10  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Fontana
17
Cher If I Could Turn Back Time Billboard Adult Contemporary
If I Could Turn Back Time
31  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Warren, G.Roche
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
18
New Kids On The Block I'll Be Loving You (Forever) Billboard Adult Contemporary
I'll Be Loving You (Forever)
13  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Starr
Producer(s):
M.Starr, M.Jonzun
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
19
Tim Finn How'm I Gonna Sleep Billboard Adult Contemporary
How'm I Gonna Sleep
26  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
20
Gladys Knight Licence To Kill Billboard Adult Contemporary
Licence To Kill
Gladys Knight
29  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
21
Benny Mardones Into The Night Billboard Adult Contemporary
Into The Night
21  Last
20  Peak
12  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Mardones, R.Tepper
Producer(s):
B.Mraz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Polydor
22
Waterfront Cry Billboard Adult Contemporary
Cry
15  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
PolyGram | Polydor
23
Stevie Nicks Rooms On Fire Billboard Adult Contemporary
Rooms On Fire
20  Last
16  Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Modern
24
Natalie Cole Miss You Like Crazy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Miss You Like Crazy
22  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Masser, G.Goffin, P.Glass
Producer(s):
M.Masser
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
25
Madonna Express Yourself Billboard Adult Contemporary
Express Yourself
17  Last
12  Peak
11  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Madonna, S.Bray
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
26
Surface Shower Me With Your Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Shower Me With Your Love
44  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Jackson
Producer(s):
D.Conley, D.Townsend, B.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
27
Andreas Vollenweider Dancing With The Lion Billboard Adult Contemporary
Dancing With The Lion
32  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
28
Dion And The Night Stood Still Billboard Adult Contemporary
And The Night Stood Still
35  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Edmunds
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
29
Patti LaBelle If You Asked Me To (From "Licence To Kill") Billboard Adult Contemporary
If You Asked Me To (From "Licence To Kill")
36  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
S.Levine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
30
Paul McCartney My Brave Face Billboard Adult Contemporary
My Brave Face
24  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
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