All Charts
How This Chart Works
Radio Airplay = ADULT CONTEMPORARY

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
LAST WEEK
49
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

EXPAND ALL

Play
1
Natasha Bedingfield Unwritten Billboard Adult Contemporary
Unwritten
Last
Peak
49  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
49
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
John Mayer Waiting On The World To Change Billboard Adult Contemporary
Waiting On The World To Change
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Mayer
Producer(s):
J.Mayer, Stevie J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
3
Rascal Flatts What Hurts The Most Billboard Adult Contemporary
What Hurts The Most
Last
Peak
41  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
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
Daniel Powter Bad Day Billboard Adult Contemporary
Bad Day
Last
Peak
58  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Powter
Producer(s):
M.Froom, J.Dawson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
5
Five For Fighting The Riddle Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Riddle
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
38
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
Snow Patrol Chasing Cars Billboard Adult Contemporary
Chasing Cars
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
7
Rod Stewart Have You Ever Seen The Rain Billboard Adult Contemporary
Have You Ever Seen The Rain
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
8
Corinne Bailey Rae Put Your Records On Billboard Adult Contemporary
Put Your Records On
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.B.Rae, J.Beck, S.Chrisanthou
Producer(s):
S.Chrisanthou
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
9
The Fray How To Save A Life Billboard Adult Contemporary
How To Save A Life
12  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
I.Slade, J.King
Producer(s):
M.Flynn, A.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
10
KT Tunstall Black Horse & The Cherry Tree Billboard Adult Contemporary
Black Horse & The Cherry Tree
Last
Peak
40  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
KT Tunstall
Producer(s):
A.Green
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Relentless
11
Gnarls Barkley Crazy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Crazy
11  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
28
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
Josh Groban You Are Loved (Don't Give Up) Billboard Adult Contemporary
You Are Loved (Don't Give Up)
10  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | 143
13
Christina Aguilera Hurt Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hurt
13  Last
13  Peak
17  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
17
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
14
Nickelback Far Away Billboard Adult Contemporary
Far Away
15  Last
13  Peak
23  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Kroeger, Nickelback
Producer(s):
Nickelback, J.Moi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Roadrunner/Atlantic
15
Rob Thomas Streetcorner Symphony Billboard Adult Contemporary
Streetcorner Symphony
16  Last
15  Peak
18  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Thomas, M.Serletic
Producer(s):
M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Melisma
16
John Mellencamp Our Country Billboard Adult Contemporary
Our Country
17  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Mellencamp
Producer(s):
J.Mellencamp, T.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Republic
17
KT Tunstall Suddenly I See Billboard Adult Contemporary
Suddenly I See
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
KT Tunstall
Producer(s):
S.Osborne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Relentless
18
Hinder Lips Of An Angel Billboard Adult Contemporary
Lips Of An Angel
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Winkler, R.Hanson, L.Garvey, M.King, M.Rodden, B.Howes
Producer(s):
B.Howes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
19
Kimberley Locke Change Billboard Adult Contemporary
Change
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Curb
20
Kelly Sweet Raincoat Billboard Adult Contemporary
Raincoat
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
21
Mat Kearney Nothing Left To Lose Billboard Adult Contemporary
Nothing Left To Lose
24  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Kearney
Producer(s):
R.Marvin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
22
JoJo Too Little Too Late Billboard Adult Contemporary
Too Little Too Late
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Berman, B.Steinberg, R.Cunningham
Producer(s):
Josh Alexander, V.Herbert, B.Steinberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Da Family/Blackground
23
Beyonce Irreplaceable Billboard Adult Contemporary
Irreplaceable
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.C.Smith, B.G.Knowles Carter, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, E.Lind, A.Bjorklund
Producer(s):
StarGate, B.Knowles Carter, Ne-Yo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
24
Sarah McLachlan Ordinary Miracle Billboard Adult Contemporary
Ordinary Miracle
28  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.A.Stewart, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
D.A.Stewart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
25
Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean Hips Don't Lie Billboard Adult Contemporary
Hips Don't Lie
Shakira Featuring Wyclef Jean
25  Last
24  Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Jean, J.Duplessis, Shakira, O.Alfanno, L.Parker
Producer(s):
W.Jean, J.Duplessis, Shakira
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
26
Simply Red So Not Over You Billboard Adult Contemporary
So Not Over You
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
simplyred.com
27
Avril Lavigne Keep Holding On Billboard Adult Contemporary
Keep Holding On
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Lavigne, L.Gottwald
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Fox/RCA
28
Clay Aiken A Thousand Days Billboard Adult Contemporary
A Thousand Days
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
29
Tim McGraw My Little Girl Billboard Adult Contemporary
My Little Girl
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Douglas, T.McGraw
Producer(s):
B.Gallimore, T.McGraw
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Curb
30
Goo Goo Dolls Let Love In Billboard Adult Contemporary
Let Love In
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik, G.Ballard, G.Wattenberg
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
ADULT CONTEMPORARY

Chart Archive Search
SELECT A DATE
Try a birthday or anniversary
 

Please try a different date

Loading...
THE BILLBOARD BIZ
SUBSCRIBER EXPERIENCE

The Biz premium subscriber content has moved to Billboard.com/business.


To simplify subscriber access, we have temporarily disabled the password requirement.