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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
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Change The World
Songwriter(s)
T.L.Sims, G.Kennedy, W.Kirkpatrick
Producer(s)
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label
Reprise
Gains in performance

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1
Eric Clapton Change The World Billboard Adult Contemporary
Change The World
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
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
2
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Because You Loved Me
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
3
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Adult Contemporary
Give Me One Reason
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Chapman
Producer(s):
D.Gehman, T.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
4
Mariah Carey Forever Billboard Adult Contemporary
Forever
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
5
Vanessa Williams Where Do We Go From Here Billboard Adult Contemporary
Where Do We Go From Here
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.W.Foster, L.T.Jenner, E.Kopelson, D.Pashley
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
6
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Adult Contemporary
Insensitive
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
7
The Tony Rich Project Nobody Knows Billboard Adult Contemporary
Nobody Knows
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
8
Whitney Houston Why Does It Hurt So Bad Billboard Adult Contemporary
Why Does It Hurt So Bad
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
9
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Adult Contemporary
Always Be My Baby
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
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
10
Gloria Estefan Reach Billboard Adult Contemporary
Reach
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.M.Estefan, D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
E.Estefan Jr., L.Dermer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
11
Michael English Your Love Amazes Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Your Love Amazes Me
11  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
12
Cher One By One Billboard Adult Contemporary
One By One
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Griffiths, Cher
Producer(s):
S.Ward
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
13
Take That Back For Good Billboard Adult Contemporary
Back For Good
14  Last
Peak
54  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
54
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
14
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Cry
13  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
15
All-4-One Someday Billboard Adult Contemporary
Someday
17  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Menken, S.Schwartz
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Walt Disney
16
Elton John Blessed Billboard Adult Contemporary
Blessed
16  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.John, B.J.P.Taupin
Producer(s):
G.Penny, E.John
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocket
17
Natalie Merchant Jealousy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Jealousy
19  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
18
Donna Lewis I Love You Always Forever Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Love You Always Forever
21  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Lewis
Producer(s):
D.Lewis, K.Killen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
19
Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Adult Contemporary
As I Lay Me Down
18  Last
Peak
65  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
65
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
20
Toni Braxton Let It Flow Billboard Adult Contemporary
Let It Flow
15  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
21
Peter Cetera One Clear Voice Billboard Adult Contemporary
One Clear Voice
25  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
River North
22
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Adult Contemporary
Follow You Down
23  Last
22  Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
23
Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans Count On Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Count On Me
22  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, W.Houston, M.Houston
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
24
Lionel Richie Ordinary Girl Billboard Adult Contemporary
Ordinary Girl
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):
L.Richie, Babyface
Producer(s):
L.Richie, J.Carmichael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
25
Lionel Richie Don't Wanna Lose You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Wanna Lose You
24  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
21
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
26
Harry Connick, Jr. Hear Me In The Harmony Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hear Me In The Harmony
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
27
Jim Brickman Hero's Dream Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hero's Dream
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Windham Hill | Renegade
28
Jane Kelly Williams Breaking In To The Past Billboard Adult Contemporary
Breaking In To The Past
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Parachute
29
Soraya Suddenly Billboard Adult Contemporary
Suddenly
26  Last
21  Peak
13  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
30
Blessid Union Of Souls All Along Billboard Adult Contemporary
All Along
29  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Sloan, J.Pence, Emosia, A.M.Sarmiento, C.P.Roth
Producer(s):
Emosia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
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