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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
11
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
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
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
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
3
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Because You Loved Me
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
4
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Adult Contemporary
Give Me One Reason
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Chapman
Producer(s):
D.Gehman, T.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
5
Vanessa Williams Where Do We Go From Here Billboard Adult Contemporary
Where Do We Go From Here
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
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
Whitney Houston Why Does It Hurt So Bad Billboard Adult Contemporary
Why Does It Hurt So Bad
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
7
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Adult Contemporary
Insensitive
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
8
The Tony Rich Project Nobody Knows Billboard Adult Contemporary
Nobody Knows
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
9
Donna Lewis I Love You Always Forever Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Love You Always Forever
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Lewis
Producer(s):
D.Lewis, K.Killen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
10
Michael English Your Love Amazes Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Your Love Amazes Me
11  Last
10  Peak
14  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
11
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Adult Contemporary
Always Be My Baby
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
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
12
Celine Dion It's All Coming Back To Me Now Billboard Adult Contemporary
It's All Coming Back To Me Now
21  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Steinman
Producer(s):
J.Steinman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
13
Gloria Estefan Reach Billboard Adult Contemporary
Reach
10  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.M.Estefan, D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
E.Estefan Jr., L.Dermer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
14
All-4-One Someday Billboard Adult Contemporary
Someday
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Menken, S.Schwartz
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Walt Disney
15
Lionel Richie Ordinary Girl Billboard Adult Contemporary
Ordinary Girl
19  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Richie, Babyface
Producer(s):
L.Richie, J.Carmichael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
16
Take That Back For Good Billboard Adult Contemporary
Back For Good
15  Last
Peak
56  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
56
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
17
Elton John Blessed Billboard Adult Contemporary
Blessed
17  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.John, B.J.P.Taupin
Producer(s):
G.Penny, E.John
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocket
18
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Adult Contemporary
Don't Cry
16  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
19
Cher One By One Billboard Adult Contemporary
One By One
12  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Griffiths, Cher
Producer(s):
S.Ward
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
20
Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Adult Contemporary
As I Lay Me Down
20  Last
Peak
67  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
67
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
Natalie Merchant Jealousy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Jealousy
18  Last
17  Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
22
Peter Cetera One Clear Voice Billboard Adult Contemporary
One Clear Voice
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
24
The Beach Boys Featuring Kathy Troccoli I Can Hear Music Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Can Hear Music
The Beach Boys Featuring Kathy Troccoli
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
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Adult Contemporary
Follow You Down
26  Last
22  Peak
13  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
13
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
26
Jim Brickman Hero's Dream Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hero's Dream
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Windham Hill | Renegade
27
Toni Braxton Let It Flow Billboard Adult Contemporary
Let It Flow
24  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
28
Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans Count On Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Count On Me
27  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, W.Houston, M.Houston
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
29
Blessid Union Of Souls All Along Billboard Adult Contemporary
All Along
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
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
30
Hootie & The Blowfish Tucker's Town Billboard Adult Contemporary
Tucker's Town
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
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