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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
LAST WEEK
19
WEEKS ON CHART
100 Years
Songwriter(s)
J.Ondrasik
Producer(s)
G.Wattenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia | Aware
Gains in performance

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1
Five For Fighting 100 Years Billboard Adult Contemporary
100 Years
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Ondrasik
Producer(s):
G.Wattenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
2
Sheryl Crow The First Cut Is The Deepest Billboard Adult Contemporary
The First Cut Is The Deepest
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Stevens
Producer(s):
J.M.Shanks, G.Fundis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M
3
Josh Groban You Raise Me Up Billboard Adult Contemporary
You Raise Me Up
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Graham, R.Lovland
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | 143
4
Dido White Flag Billboard Adult Contemporary
White Flag
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Armstrong, R.Nowels, Rollo
Producer(s):
Rollo, Dido
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
5
Michael McDonald Ain't No Mountain High Enough Billboard Adult Contemporary
Ain't No Mountain High Enough
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Motown
6
Train Calling All Angels Billboard Adult Contemporary
Calling All Angels
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Monahan, S.Underwood
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
7
Martina McBride This One's For The Girls Billboard Adult Contemporary
This One's For The Girls
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Lindsey, H.Lindsey, A.Mayo
Producer(s):
M.McBride, P.Worley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA Nashville
8
matchbox twenty Unwell Billboard Adult Contemporary
Unwell
Last
Peak
51  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Thomas
Producer(s):
M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
Uncle Kracker Featuring Dobie Gray Drift Away Billboard Adult Contemporary
Drift Away
Uncle Kracker Featuring Dobie Gray
10  Last
Peak
60  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
60
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Williams
Producer(s):
M.Bradford, Uncle Kracker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava
10
Shania Twain Forever And For Always Billboard Adult Contemporary
Forever And For Always
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Twain, R.J.Lange
Producer(s):
R.J.Lange
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
11
Seal Love's Divine Billboard Adult Contemporary
Love's Divine
11  Last
11  Peak
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, M.Batson
Producer(s):
T.Horn, M.Batson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
12
Counting Crows Featuring Vanessa Carlton Big Yellow Taxi Billboard Adult Contemporary
Big Yellow Taxi
Counting Crows Featuring Vanessa Carlton
14  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Mitchell
Producer(s):
R.Fair
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Geffen
13
Simply Red You Make Me Feel Brand New Billboard Adult Contemporary
You Make Me Feel Brand New
12  Last
10  Peak
15  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Ink | simplyred.com
14
Lionel Richie Just For You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Just For You
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Richie, P.M.Barry, M.Taylor
Producer(s):
M.Taylor
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
15
Luther Vandross Buy Me A Rose Billboard Adult Contemporary
Buy Me A Rose
15  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
16
3 Doors Down Here Without You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Here Without You
16  Last
15  Peak
18  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Arnold, M.Roberts, T.Harrell, C.Henderson
Producer(s):
R.Parashar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic Records/Universal
17
Shania Twain It Only Hurts When I'm Breathing Billboard Adult Contemporary
It Only Hurts When I'm Breathing
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Twain, R.J.Lange
Producer(s):
R.J.Lange
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
18
Santana Featuring Alex Band Or Chad Kroeger Why Don't You & I Billboard Adult Contemporary
Why Don't You & I
Santana Featuring Alex Band Or Chad Kroeger
17  Last
16  Peak
25  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Kroeger
Producer(s):
L.Mendez
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
19
Kimberley Locke 8th World Wonder Billboard Adult Contemporary
8th World Wonder
22  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Shankel, K.Jacobs, J.Parkes
Producer(s):
S.Shankel
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
20
Wynonna I Want To Know What Love Is Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Want To Know What Love Is
20  Last
19  Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
21
Wilson Phillips Go Your Own Way Billboard Adult Contemporary
Go Your Own Way
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
22
Kenny Loggins I Miss Us Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Miss Us
19  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
All The Best!
23
Maroon 5 This Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
This Love
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.N.Levine, J.Carmichael
Producer(s):
M.Wallace
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Octone/J
24
Jessica Simpson Take My Breath Away Billboard Adult Contemporary
Take My Breath Away
28  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Moroder, T.Whitlock
Producer(s):
B.Mann
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
25
Gloria Estefan I Wish You Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Wish You
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
26
Evanescence My Immortal Billboard Adult Contemporary
My Immortal
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Lee, B. Moody, D.H.Hodges
Producer(s):
D.Fortman, B.Moody
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
27
Hootie & The Blowfish Goodbye Girl Billboard Adult Contemporary
Goodbye Girl
25  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Rhino
28
Rod Stewart Time After Time Billboard Adult Contemporary
Time After Time
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
29
Melissa Etheridge Breathe Billboard Adult Contemporary
Breathe
23  Last
22  Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
30
Katrina Carlson Count On Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Count On Me
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kataphonic
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