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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
10
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
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
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
Mariah Carey Forever Billboard Adult Contemporary
Forever
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
3
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Adult Contemporary
Give Me One Reason
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Chapman
Producer(s):
D.Gehman, T.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
4
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Because You Loved Me
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
5
Vanessa Williams Where Do We Go From Here Billboard Adult Contemporary
Where Do We Go From Here
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
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
6
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Adult Contemporary
Insensitive
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
7
Whitney Houston Why Does It Hurt So Bad Billboard Adult Contemporary
Why Does It Hurt So Bad
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
8
The Tony Rich Project Nobody Knows Billboard Adult Contemporary
Nobody Knows
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
9
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Adult Contemporary
Always Be My Baby
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
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
10  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
20
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
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
12
Cher One By One Billboard Adult Contemporary
One By One
12  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Griffiths, Cher
Producer(s):
S.Ward
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
13
Donna Lewis I Love You Always Forever Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Love You Always Forever
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Lewis
Producer(s):
D.Lewis, K.Killen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
14
All-4-One Someday Billboard Adult Contemporary
Someday
15  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
8
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
15
Take That Back For Good Billboard Adult Contemporary
Back For Good
13  Last
Peak
55  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
16
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Cry
14  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
17
Elton John Blessed Billboard Adult Contemporary
Blessed
16  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.John, B.J.P.Taupin
Producer(s):
G.Penny, E.John
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocket
18
Natalie Merchant Jealousy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Jealousy
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
19
Lionel Richie Ordinary Girl Billboard Adult Contemporary
Ordinary Girl
24  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Richie, Babyface
Producer(s):
L.Richie, J.Carmichael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
20
Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Adult Contemporary
As I Lay Me Down
19  Last
Peak
66  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
Celine Dion It's All Coming Back To Me Now Billboard Adult Contemporary
It's All Coming Back To Me Now
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Steinman
Producer(s):
J.Steinman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
22
Peter Cetera One Clear Voice Billboard Adult Contemporary
One Clear Voice
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
River North
23
Harry Connick, Jr. Hear Me In The Harmony Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hear Me In The Harmony
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
24
Toni Braxton Let It Flow Billboard Adult Contemporary
Let It Flow
20  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
25
Jim Brickman Hero's Dream Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hero's Dream
27  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Windham Hill | Renegade
26
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Adult Contemporary
Follow You Down
22  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
12
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
27
Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans Count On Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Count On Me
23  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, W.Houston, M.Houston
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
28
Blessid Union Of Souls All Along Billboard Adult Contemporary
All Along
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
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
29
Jane Kelly Williams Breaking In To The Past Billboard Adult Contemporary
Breaking In To The Past
28  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Parachute
30
Lionel Richie Don't Wanna Lose You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Wanna Lose You
25  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
22
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
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