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

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
2
Del Amitri Roll To Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Roll To Me
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Currie
Producer(s):
A.Clay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
3
Take That Back For Good Billboard Adult Top 40
Back For Good
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
4
Blues Traveler Run-Around Billboard Adult Top 40
Run-Around
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
5
Seal Kiss From A Rose Billboard Adult Top 40
Kiss From A Rose
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT/Sire
6
Gin Blossoms Til I Hear It From You Billboard Adult Top 40
Til I Hear It From You
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
7
Hootie & The Blowfish Only Wanna Be With You Billboard Adult Top 40
Only Wanna Be With You
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
8
Natalie Merchant Carnival Billboard Adult Top 40
Carnival
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
9
Janet Jackson Runaway Billboard Adult Top 40
Runaway
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

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
10
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Adult Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
11  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
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
11
Elton John Blessed Billboard Adult Top 40
Blessed
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
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
12
Madonna You'll See Billboard Adult Top 40
You'll See
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Ciccone, D.W.Foster, P.Martinez
Producer(s):
Madonna, D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maverick
13
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Adult Top 40
Name
15  Last
13  Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
14
Whitney Houston Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale") Billboard Adult Top 40
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
15
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's Billboard Adult Top 40
Breakfast At Tiffany's
21  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Pipes
Producer(s):
D.Castell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | RainMaker
16
Collective Soul December Billboard Adult Top 40
December
16  Last
11  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland
Producer(s):
E.Roland, M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
17
All-4-One I Can Love You Like That Billboard Adult Top 40
I Can Love You Like That
13  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Diamond, M.Derry, J.Kimball
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
18
Toad The Wet Sprocket Good Intentions Billboard Adult Top 40
Good Intentions
20  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Columbia
19
Hootie & The Blowfish Time Billboard Adult Top 40
Time
19  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
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
20
The Rembrandts I'll Be There For You Billboard Adult Top 40
I'll Be There For You
18  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

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
21
Mariah Carey Fantasy Billboard Adult Top 40
Fantasy
17  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
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
22
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)
23  Last
17  Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
R.Nevison
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
23
Everything But The Girl Missing Billboard Adult Top 40
Missing
30  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Thorn, B.Watt
Producer(s):
B.Watt, T.Thorn, J.Coxon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
24
The Beatles Free As A Bird Billboard Adult Top 40
Free As A Bird
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.W.Lennon, P.McCartney, G.Harrison, R.Starr
Producer(s):
J.W.Lennon, P.McCartney, G.Harrison, R.Starkey, J.Lynne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
25
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
27  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Adams, G.Peters
Producer(s):
D.Was, B.Raitt
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
26
Blessid Union Of Souls Let Me Be The One Billboard Adult Top 40
Let Me Be The One
29  Last
24  Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Sloan, J.Pence, Emosia
Producer(s):
Emosia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
27
Dave Matthews Band Ants Marching Billboard Adult Top 40
Ants Marching
25  Last
22  Peak
10  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
28
The Corrs Runaway Billboard Adult Top 40
Runaway
24  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
The Corrs
Producer(s):
D.Foster, J.Corr
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
29
TLC Waterfalls Billboard Adult Top 40
Waterfalls
28  Last
24  Peak
11  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
30
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Adult Top 40
Don't Cry
34  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
31
Sarah McLachlan I Will Remember You (Live) Billboard Adult Top 40
I Will Remember You (Live)
33  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
8
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
32
Alanis Morissette Hand In My Pocket Billboard Adult Top 40
Hand In My Pocket
39  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
33
Selena I Could Fall In Love Billboard Adult Top 40
I Could Fall In Love
32  Last
17  Peak
11  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.K.Thomas
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Capitol Latin
34
Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories Do You Sleep? Billboard Adult Top 40
Do You Sleep?
36  Last
26  Peak
10  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Loeb
Producer(s):
J.Patino, L.Loeb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
35
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Adult Top 40
One Of Us
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Bazilian
Producer(s):
R.Chertoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Blue Gorilla/Mercury
36
Ace Of Base Beautiful Life Billboard Adult Top 40
Beautiful Life
37  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Joker, J.Ballard
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, Joker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
37
Big Mountain GET TOGETHER Billboard Adult Top 40
GET TOGETHER
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Powers
Producer(s):
A.Zigman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant
38
Peter Cetera & Crystal Bernard Forever Tonight Billboard Adult Top 40
Forever Tonight
Peter Cetera & Crystal Bernard
40  Last
33  Peak
10  Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Carmen, Goldmark
Producer(s):
P.Cetera
Imprint/Promotion Label:
River North
39
Def Leppard WHEN LOVE & HATE COLLIDE Billboard Adult Top 40
WHEN LOVE & HATE COLLIDE
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Elliott, R.Savage
Producer(s):
P.Woodroffe, Def Leppard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
40
Natalie Merchant Wonder Billboard Adult Top 40
Wonder
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
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