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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
8
WEEKS AT NO. 1
35
WEEKS ON CHART
Unwritten
Songwriter(s)
N.Bedingfield, D.Brisebois, W.Rodrigues
Producer(s)
W.Rodrigues, D.Brisebois
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epic
Gains in performance

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1
Natasha Bedingfield Unwritten Billboard Adult Contemporary
Unwritten
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Bedingfield, D.Brisebois, W.Rodrigues
Producer(s):
W.Rodrigues, D.Brisebois
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
2
Daniel Powter Bad Day Billboard Adult Contemporary
Bad Day
Last
Peak
44  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Powter
Producer(s):
M.Froom, J.Dawson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
3
Rascal Flatts What Hurts The Most Billboard Adult Contemporary
What Hurts The Most
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Jeffrey Steele, S.P.Robson
Producer(s):
D.Huff, J.DeMarcus, G.LeVox, J.D.Rooney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Lyric Street
4
KT Tunstall Black Horse & The Cherry Tree Billboard Adult Contemporary
Black Horse & The Cherry Tree
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
KT Tunstall
Producer(s):
A.Green
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Relentless
5
Five For Fighting The Riddle Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Riddle
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Ondrasik
Producer(s):
J.Ondrasik, C.Schneider, A.Williams, M.Endert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
6
Nick Lachey What's Left Of Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
What's Left Of Me
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Lachey, J.Cates, E.Kiriakou, L.Robbins
Producer(s):
E.Kiriakou
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
7
James Blunt You're Beautiful Billboard Adult Contemporary
You're Beautiful
10  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Blunt, S.Skarbek, A.Ghost
Producer(s):
T.Rothrock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Custard
8
Rob Thomas Ever The Same Billboard Adult Contemporary
Ever The Same
Last
Peak
46  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Thomas
Producer(s):
M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Melisma
9
Kelly Clarkson Because Of You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Because Of You
Last
Peak
55  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
55
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Clarkson, D.H.Hodges, B. Moody
Producer(s):
D.H.Hodges, B.Moody
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
10
Lifehouse You And Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
You And Me
Last
Peak
71  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
71
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Wade, J.Cole
Producer(s):
J.Alagia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
11
Gnarls Barkley Crazy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Crazy
13  Last
11  Peak
14  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Burton, T.D.Callaway, G.F.Reverberi, G.Reverberi
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Downtown/Atlantic
12
Lionel Richie I Call It Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Call It Love
14  Last
12  Peak
20  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, T.Jackson
Producer(s):
StarGate
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
13
Tim McGraw When The Stars Go Blue Billboard Adult Contemporary
When The Stars Go Blue
12  Last
12  Peak
15  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Adams
Producer(s):
B.Gallimore, T.McGraw, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Curb
14
Bon Jovi Who Says You Can't Go Home Billboard Adult Contemporary
Who Says You Can't Go Home
11  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Bon Jovi, R.Sambora
Producer(s):
J.M.Shanks, J.Bon Jovi, R.Sambora
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
15
Rod Stewart Have You Ever Seen The Rain Billboard Adult Contemporary
Have You Ever Seen The Rain
15  Last
15  Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
16
The Fray Over My Head (Cable Car) Billboard Adult Contemporary
Over My Head (Cable Car)
16  Last
15  Peak
28  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
I.Slade, J.King
Producer(s):
M.Flynn, A.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
17
Bob Seger Wait For Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Wait For Me
19  Last
17  Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.C.Seger
Producer(s):
B.Seger
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Hideout
18
Josh Groban You Are Loved (Don't Give Up) Billboard Adult Contemporary
You Are Loved (Don't Give Up)
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | 143
19
Corinne Bailey Rae Put Your Records On Billboard Adult Contemporary
Put Your Records On
17  Last
17  Peak
19  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.B.Rae, J.Beck, S.Chrisanthou
Producer(s):
S.Chrisanthou
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
20
John Mayer Waiting On The World To Change Billboard Adult Contemporary
Waiting On The World To Change
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Mayer
Producer(s):
J.Mayer, Stevie J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
21
Elton John The Bridge Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Bridge
21  Last
20  Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rocket
22
Nickelback Far Away Billboard Adult Contemporary
Far Away
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Kroeger, Nickelback
Producer(s):
Nickelback, J.Moi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Roadrunner/Atlantic
23
Rob Thomas Streetcorner Symphony Billboard Adult Contemporary
Streetcorner Symphony
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Thomas, M.Serletic
Producer(s):
M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Melisma
24
Snow Patrol Chasing Cars Billboard Adult Contemporary
Chasing Cars
28  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Lightbody, N.Connolly, P.Wilson, J.Quinn, T.Simpson
Producer(s):
Jacknife Lee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor/A&M
25
Christina Aguilera Hurt Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hurt
29  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Aguilera, L.Perry, M.D.Ronson
Producer(s):
L.Perry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
26
Tony Bennett Duet With Michael Buble Just In Time Billboard Adult Contemporary
Just In Time
Tony Bennett Duet With Michael Buble
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | RPM
27
Madonna Jump Billboard Adult Contemporary
Jump
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Ciccone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
28
Jordan Knight Duet With Deborah Gibson Say Goodbye Billboard Adult Contemporary
Say Goodbye
Jordan Knight Duet With Deborah Gibson
25  Last
24  Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Trans Continental
29
The Fray How To Save A Life Billboard Adult Contemporary
How To Save A Life
30  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
I.Slade, J.King
Producer(s):
M.Flynn, A.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
30
Jon Secada Free Billboard Adult Contemporary
Free
27  Last
21  Peak
20  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Big3
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