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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
6
WEEKS AT NO. 1
10
WEEKS ON CHART
From A Distance
Songwriter(s)
J.Gold
Producer(s)
A.Mardin
Imprint/Promotion Label
Atlantic

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1
Bette Midler From A Distance Billboard Adult Contemporary
From A Distance
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Gold
Producer(s):
A.Mardin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
2
Wilson Phillips Impulsive Billboard Adult Contemporary
Impulsive
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.A.Kipner, C.Magness
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | SBK
3
Alias More Than Words Can Say Billboard Adult Contemporary
More Than Words Can Say
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
4
Mariah Carey Love Takes Time Billboard Adult Contemporary
Love Takes Time
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, B.Margulies
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
5
Elton John You Gotta Love Someone Billboard Adult Contemporary
You Gotta Love Someone
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
6
Daryl Hall John Oates So Close Billboard Adult Contemporary
So Close
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Hall, G.Green, D.Kortchmar, J.Bon Jovi
Producer(s):
D.Kortchmar, J.Bon Jovi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
7
Carly Simon Better Not Tell Her Billboard Adult Contemporary
Better Not Tell Her
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
8
Whitney Houston I'm Your Baby Tonight Billboard Adult Contemporary
I'm Your Baby Tonight
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
9
Heart Stranded Billboard Adult Contemporary
Stranded
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Kyle, J.L.Harrington
Producer(s):
R.Zito
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
10
Dan Fogelberg Rhythm Of The Rain Billboard Adult Contemporary
Rhythm Of The Rain
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Full Moon
11
Rod Stewart I Don't Want To Talk About It Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Don't Want To Talk About It
11  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
12
Don Henley New York Minute Billboard Adult Contemporary
New York Minute
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
13
Steve Winwood One And Only Man Billboard Adult Contemporary
One And Only Man
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
14
Stevie B Because I Love You (The Postman Song) Billboard Adult Contemporary
Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
15  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | LMR
15
Celine Dion Where Does My Heart Beat Now Billboard Adult Contemporary
Where Does My Heart Beat Now
21  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.W.Johnson, T.Rhodes
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
16
Bruce Hornsby & The Range Lost Soul Billboard Adult Contemporary
Lost Soul
19  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
17
Cher The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss)
25  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Clark
Producer(s):
P.Asher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
18
Phil Collins Something Happened On The Way To Heaven Billboard Adult Contemporary
Something Happened On The Way To Heaven
14  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.D.C.Collins, D.Stuermer
Producer(s):
P.Collins, H.Padgham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
19
James Ingram I Don't Have The Heart Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Don't Have The Heart
18  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Rich, J.Friedman
Producer(s):
T.Bell, J.Ingram
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
20
Surface The First Time Billboard Adult Contemporary
The First Time
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
Maxi Priest Close To You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Close To You
17  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
22
Oleta Adams Get Here Billboard Adult Contemporary
Get Here
26  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.G.Russell
Producer(s):
R.Orzabal, D.Bascombe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Fontana
23
Sara Hickman I Couldn't Help Myself Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Couldn't Help Myself
28  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
24
Breathe Say A Prayer Billboard Adult Contemporary
Say A Prayer
16  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
25
The Righteous Brothers Unchained Melody Billboard Adult Contemporary
Unchained Melody
22  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
H.Zaret, A.North
Producer(s):
P.Spector
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor | Verve
26
Anita Baker Soul Inspiration Billboard Adult Contemporary
Soul Inspiration
20  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
27
Paul Young Oh Girl Billboard Adult Contemporary
Oh Girl
23  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Record
Producer(s):
P.Wingfield
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
28
Kenny Rogers Crazy In Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Crazy In Love
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
29
Breathe Does She Love That Man? Billboard Adult Contemporary
Does She Love That Man?
42  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
30
David Cassidy Lyin' To Myself Billboard Adult Contemporary
Lyin' To Myself
27  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

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