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This week's most popular adult top 40 songs, ranked by adult pop airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.

ADULT POP SONGS

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
7
WEEKS ON CHART
As I Lay Me Down
Songwriter(s)
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s)
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia
Gains in performance

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Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Adult Top 40
As I Lay Me Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
2
Seal Kiss From A Rose Billboard Adult Top 40
Kiss From A Rose
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT/Sire
3
Hootie & The Blowfish Only Wanna Be With You Billboard Adult Top 40
Only Wanna Be With You
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
4
Blues Traveler Run-Around Billboard Adult Top 40
Run-Around
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
5
Del Amitri Roll To Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Roll To Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Currie
Producer(s):
A.Clay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
6
Take That Back For Good Billboard Adult Top 40
Back For Good
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
7
Janet Jackson Runaway Billboard Adult Top 40
Runaway
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
8
Gin Blossoms Til I Hear It From You Billboard Adult Top 40
Til I Hear It From You
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
9
Natalie Merchant Carnival Billboard Adult Top 40
Carnival
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
10
All-4-One I Can Love You Like That Billboard Adult Top 40
I Can Love You Like That
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Diamond, M.Derry, J.Kimball
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
11
Collective Soul December Billboard Adult Top 40
December
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland
Producer(s):
E.Roland, M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
12
Mariah Carey Fantasy Billboard Adult Top 40
Fantasy
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, C.Frantz, T.Weymouth, D.Hall, A.Belew, S.Stanley
Producer(s):
M.Carey, D.Hall, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
13
The Rembrandts I'll Be There For You Billboard Adult Top 40
I'll Be There For You
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Crane, M.Kauffman, A.Willis, P.Solem, D.Wilde, M.Skloff
Producer(s):
G.MacKillop, D.Wilde, P.Solem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | East West
14
Elton John Blessed Billboard Adult Top 40
Blessed
16  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.John, B.J.P.Taupin
Producer(s):
G.Penny, E.John
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocket
15
Dionne Farris I Know Billboard Adult Top 40
I Know
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Davis, W.Duvall
Producer(s):
D.Farris, D.Harris, M.Davis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
Martin Page In The House Of Stone And Light Billboard Adult Top 40
In The House Of Stone And Light
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Page
Producer(s):
M.Page
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
17
Madonna You'll See Billboard Adult Top 40
You'll See
30  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Ciccone, D.W.Foster, P.Martinez
Producer(s):
Madonna, D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maverick
18
The Corrs Runaway Billboard Adult Top 40
Runaway
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
The Corrs
Producer(s):
D.Foster, J.Corr
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
19
Toad The Wet Sprocket Good Intentions Billboard Adult Top 40
Good Intentions
22  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Columbia
20
Meat Loaf I'd Lie For You (And That's The Truth) Billboard Adult Top 40
I'd Lie For You (And That's The Truth)
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
R.Nevison
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
21
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Adult Top 40
Name
25  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
22
Whitney Houston Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale") Billboard Adult Top 40
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
27  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
23
Dave Matthews Band Ants Marching Billboard Adult Top 40
Ants Marching
23  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
24
Selena I Could Fall In Love Billboard Adult Top 40
I Could Fall In Love
21  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.K.Thomas
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Capitol Latin
25
Michael Jackson You Are Not Alone Billboard Adult Top 40
You Are Not Alone
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.S.Kelly
Producer(s):
R.Kelly, M.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
26
Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories Do You Sleep? Billboard Adult Top 40
Do You Sleep?
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Loeb
Producer(s):
J.Patino, L.Loeb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
27
Pretenders I'll Stand By You Billboard Adult Top 40
I'll Stand By You
31  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Hynde, B.Steinberg, T.Kelly
Producer(s):
I.Stanley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
28
TLC Waterfalls Billboard Adult Top 40
Waterfalls
26  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
29
Vanessa Williams Colors Of The Wind Billboard Adult Top 40
Colors Of The Wind
24  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Menken, S.Schwartz
Producer(s):
K.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
30
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's Billboard Adult Top 40
Breakfast At Tiffany's
34  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Pipes
Producer(s):
D.Castell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | RainMaker
31
Blessid Union Of Souls Let Me Be The One Billboard Adult Top 40
Let Me Be The One
29  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Sloan, J.Pence, Emosia
Producer(s):
Emosia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
32
Hootie & The Blowfish Time Billboard Adult Top 40
Time
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
33
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Adult Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, M.McCary, N.Morris, W.Morris, S.Stockman, W.Afanasieff
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff, M.Carey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
34
Bonnie Raitt With Bryan Adams ROCK STEADY (BONNIE RAITT W/BRYAN ADAMS) Billboard Adult Top 40
ROCK STEADY (BONNIE RAITT W/BRYAN ADAMS)
Bonnie Raitt With Bryan Adams
39  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Adams, G.Peters
Producer(s):
D.Was, B.Raitt
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
35
Peter Cetera & Crystal Bernard Forever Tonight Billboard Adult Top 40
Forever Tonight
Peter Cetera & Crystal Bernard
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Carmen, Goldmark
Producer(s):
P.Cetera
Imprint/Promotion Label:
River North
36
Sarah McLachlan I Will Remember You (Live) Billboard Adult Top 40
I Will Remember You (Live)
36  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.McLachlan, S.Egan, D.Merenda
Producer(s):
T.Oberthier, T.Lord-Alge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
37
Ace Of Base Beautiful Life Billboard Adult Top 40
Beautiful Life
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Joker, J.Ballard
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, Joker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
38
Bruce Hornsby Walk In The Sun Billboard Adult Top 40
Walk In The Sun
35  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.R.Hornsby
Producer(s):
B.Hornsby
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
39
Jude Cole Believe In You Billboard Adult Top 40
Believe In You
38  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
40
Melissa Etheridge Your Little Secret Billboard Adult Top 40
Your Little Secret
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
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