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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
19
WEEKS AT NO. 1
23
WEEKS ON CHART
Because You Loved Me
Songwriter(s)
D.E.Warren
Producer(s)
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label
550 Music

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1
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Because You Loved Me
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
2
Eric Clapton Change The World Billboard Adult Contemporary
Change The World
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):
T.L.Sims, G.Kennedy, W.Kirkpatrick
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
3
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Adult Contemporary
Give Me One Reason
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Chapman
Producer(s):
D.Gehman, T.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
4
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Adult Contemporary
Insensitive
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
5
Mariah Carey Forever Billboard Adult Contemporary
Forever
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
6
The Tony Rich Project Nobody Knows Billboard Adult Contemporary
Nobody Knows
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
7
Vanessa Williams Where Do We Go From Here Billboard Adult Contemporary
Where Do We Go From Here
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.W.Foster, L.T.Jenner, E.Kopelson, D.Pashley
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
8
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Adult Contemporary
Always Be My Baby
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, J.Dupri, M.L.Seal, Jr., J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
M.Carey, J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
9
Gloria Estefan Reach Billboard Adult Contemporary
Reach
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.M.Estefan, D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
E.Estefan Jr., L.Dermer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
10
Cher One By One Billboard Adult Contemporary
One By One
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Griffiths, Cher
Producer(s):
S.Ward
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
11
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Cry
11  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
12
Michael English Your Love Amazes Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Your Love Amazes Me
13  Last
12  Peak
10  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
13
Take That Back For Good Billboard Adult Contemporary
Back For Good
12  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
14
Toni Braxton Let It Flow Billboard Adult Contemporary
Let It Flow
14  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
15
Elton John Blessed Billboard Adult Contemporary
Blessed
15  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.John, B.J.P.Taupin
Producer(s):
G.Penny, E.John
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocket
16
Whitney Houston Why Does It Hurt So Bad Billboard Adult Contemporary
Why Does It Hurt So Bad
25  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
17
Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Adult Contemporary
As I Lay Me Down
17  Last
Peak
63  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
63
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
18
All-4-One Someday Billboard Adult Contemporary
Someday
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Menken, S.Schwartz
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Walt Disney
19
Rod Stewart So Far Away Billboard Adult Contemporary
So Far Away
19  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
20
Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans Count On Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Count On Me
18  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, W.Houston, M.Houston
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
21
Natalie Merchant Jealousy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Jealousy
26  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
22
Lionel Richie Don't Wanna Lose You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Wanna Lose You
16  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, L.Richie
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
23
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Adult Contemporary
Follow You Down
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Valenzuela, R.Wilson, M.Crenshaw, S.Johnson, B.Leen, P.Rhodes
Producer(s):
J.Hampton, Gin Blossoms
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
24
Peter Cetera One Clear Voice Billboard Adult Contemporary
One Clear Voice
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
River North
25
Soraya Suddenly Billboard Adult Contemporary
Suddenly
21  Last
21  Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
26
Hootie & The Blowfish Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven) Billboard Adult Contemporary
Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven)
24  Last
18  Peak
14  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
27
Jane Kelly Williams Breaking In To The Past Billboard Adult Contemporary
Breaking In To The Past
30  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Parachute
28
Donna Lewis I Love You Always Forever Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Love You Always Forever
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Lewis
Producer(s):
D.Lewis, K.Killen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
29
Sting You Still Touch Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
You Still Touch Me
27  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Sting
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, Sting
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
30
Alanis Morissette Ironic Billboard Adult Contemporary
Ironic
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
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