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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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
8
WEEKS ON CHART
Said I Loved You...But I Lied
Songwriter(s)
M.Bolton, R.J.Lange
Producer(s)
R.J.Lange, M.Bolton
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia
Gains in performance

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1
Michael Bolton Said I Loved You...But I Lied Billboard Adult Contemporary
Said I Loved You...But I Lied
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Bolton, R.J.Lange
Producer(s):
R.J.Lange, M.Bolton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
2
Bryan Adams Please Forgive Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Please Forgive Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Adams, R.J.Lange
Producer(s):
R.J.Lange, B.Adams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
3
Mariah Carey Hero Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hero
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, W.Afanasieff
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff, M.Carey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
4
Janet Jackson Again Billboard Adult Contemporary
Again
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
5
Billy Joel The River Of Dreams Billboard Adult Contemporary
The River Of Dreams
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.Joel
Producer(s):
D.Kortchmar, J.Nicolo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
6
Rod Stewart Reason To Believe Billboard Adult Contemporary
Reason To Believe
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T. Hardin
Producer(s):
P.Leonard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
7
Billy Joel All About Soul Billboard Adult Contemporary
All About Soul
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.Joel
Producer(s):
D.Kortchmar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
8
Mariah Carey Dreamlover Billboard Adult Contemporary
Dreamlover
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, D.Hall
Producer(s):
M.Carey, D.Hall, W.Afanasieff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
9
Bryan Adams/Rod Stewart/Sting All For Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
All For Love
Bryan Adams/Rod Stewart/Sting
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Adams, R.J.Lange, M.Kamen
Producer(s):
C.Thomas, B.Adams, D.Nicholas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
10
Rick Astley Hopelessly Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hopelessly
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Astley, R.Fisher
Producer(s):
G.Stevenson, R.Astley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
11
Celine Dion The Power Of Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Power Of Love
19  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Mende, C.DeRouge, J.Rush, M.S.Applegate
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
12
Meat Loaf I'd Do Anything For Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
I'd Do Anything For Love
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Steinman
Producer(s):
J.Steinman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
13
Sting Fields Of Gold Billboard Adult Contemporary
Fields Of Gold
13  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Sting
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, Sting
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
14
Joshua Kadison Jessie Billboard Adult Contemporary
Jessie
18  Last
14  Peak
27  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Kadison
Producer(s):
P.Van Hooke, R.Argent
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | SBK
15
Don Henley Sit Down You're Rockin' The Boat Billboard Adult Contemporary
Sit Down You're Rockin' The Boat
15  Last
13  Peak
16  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
16
Toni Braxton Another Sad Love Song Billboard Adult Contemporary
Another Sad Love Song
14  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, D.Simmons
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
17
Phil Collins Both Sides Of The Story Billboard Adult Contemporary
Both Sides Of The Story
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.D.C.Collins
Producer(s):
P.Collins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
18
Jon Secada I'm Free Billboard Adult Contemporary
I'm Free
17  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Secada, M.A.Morejon
Producer(s):
E.Estefan Jr., C.Ostwald, J.Casas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | SBK
19
Tina Turner I Don't Wanna Fight Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Don't Wanna Fight
20  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Duberry, Lulu, B.Lawrie
Producer(s):
C.Lord-Alge, R.Davies
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
20
Bruce Hornsby Fields Of Gray Billboard Adult Contemporary
Fields Of Gray
16  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.R.Hornsby
Producer(s):
B.Hornsby
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
21
Elton John & Kiki Dee True Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
True Love
Elton John & Kiki Dee
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Porter
Producer(s):
N.M.Walden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
22
Expose As Long As I Can Dream Billboard Adult Contemporary
As Long As I Can Dream
21  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren, R.Orbison
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
23
Jimmy Cliff I Can See Clearly Now Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Can See Clearly Now
25  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Nash
Producer(s):
P.Henton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Work
24
Toni Braxton Breathe Again Billboard Adult Contemporary
Breathe Again
32  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
LA Reid, Babyface, D.Simmons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
25
Huey Lewis & The News It's Alright Billboard Adult Contemporary
It's Alright
23  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shanachie
26
Taylor Dayne Send Me A Lover Billboard Adult Contemporary
Send Me A Lover
26  Last
19  Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Hahn, G.Thatcher
Producer(s):
H.Gatica
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
27
Soul Asylum Runaway Train Billboard Adult Contemporary
Runaway Train
27  Last
15  Peak
22  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Pirner
Producer(s):
M.Beinhorn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
28
Celine Dion And Clive Griffin When I Fall In Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
When I Fall In Love
Celine Dion And Clive Griffin
30  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Heyman, V.Young
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Epic Soundtrax
29
Jackson Browne I'm Alive Billboard Adult Contemporary
I'm Alive
31  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
30
Spin Doctors Two Princes Billboard Adult Contemporary
Two Princes
29  Last
24  Peak
25  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Spin Doctors
Producer(s):
F.Aversa, Spin Doctors
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
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