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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
7
WEEKS AT NO. 1
14
WEEKS ON CHART
As I Lay Me Down
Songwriter(s)
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s)
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia

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1
Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Adult Top 40
As I Lay Me Down
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
2
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Adult Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

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
3
Del Amitri Roll To Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Roll To Me
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Currie
Producer(s):
A.Clay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
4
Blues Traveler Run-Around Billboard Adult Top 40
Run-Around
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
5
Gin Blossoms Til I Hear It From You Billboard Adult Top 40
Til I Hear It From You
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
6
Take That Back For Good Billboard Adult Top 40
Back For Good
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
7
Seal Kiss From A Rose Billboard Adult Top 40
Kiss From A Rose
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT/Sire
8
Hootie & The Blowfish Only Wanna Be With You Billboard Adult Top 40
Only Wanna Be With You
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Adult Top 40
Name
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
10
Elton John Blessed Billboard Adult Top 40
Blessed
10  Last
10  Peak
12  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.John, B.J.P.Taupin
Producer(s):
G.Penny, E.John
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocket
11
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's Billboard Adult Top 40
Breakfast At Tiffany's
13  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Pipes
Producer(s):
D.Castell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | RainMaker
12
Madonna You'll See Billboard Adult Top 40
You'll See
11  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
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
Natalie Merchant Carnival Billboard Adult Top 40
Carnival
12  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
14
Hootie & The Blowfish Time Billboard Adult Top 40
Time
15  Last
14  Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
15
Whitney Houston Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale") Billboard Adult Top 40
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
16  Last
14  Peak
10  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
16
Janet Jackson Runaway Billboard Adult Top 40
Runaway
14  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
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
17
Everything But The Girl Missing Billboard Adult Top 40
Missing
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
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
18
Toad The Wet Sprocket Good Intentions Billboard Adult Top 40
Good Intentions
17  Last
17  Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Columbia
19
Collective Soul December Billboard Adult Top 40
December
19  Last
11  Peak
14  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland
Producer(s):
E.Roland, M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
20
The Rembrandts I'll Be There For You Billboard Adult Top 40
I'll Be There For You
20  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
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
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Adult Top 40
Don't Cry
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
22
Mariah Carey Fantasy Billboard Adult Top 40
Fantasy
21  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
14
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
23
Natalie Merchant Wonder Billboard Adult Top 40
Wonder
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
24
Melissa Etheridge I Want To Come Over Billboard Adult Top 40
I Want To Come Over
34  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Etheridge
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, M.Etheridge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
25
Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24) Billboard Adult Top 40
Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24)
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
26
Big Mountain GET TOGETHER Billboard Adult Top 40
GET TOGETHER
27  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Powers
Producer(s):
A.Zigman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant
27
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Mariah Carey All I Want For Christmas Is You Billboard Adult Top 40
All I Want For Christmas Is You
Last
27  Peak
Weeks

-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, W.Afanasieff
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff, M.Carey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
28
Adam Sandler The Chanukah Song Billboard Adult Top 40
The Chanukah Song
40  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Sandler, L.Morton, I.Maxstone-Graham, J.Loughran, R. Smigel
Producer(s):
B.Arthur, A.Sandler
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
29
Alanis Morissette Hand In My Pocket Billboard Adult Top 40
Hand In My Pocket
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
30
TLC Waterfalls Billboard Adult Top 40
Waterfalls
26  Last
24  Peak
14  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
31
Eagles Please Come Home For Christmas Billboard Adult Top 40
Please Come Home For Christmas
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
B.Szymczyk, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Asylum/Elektra
32
Paul McCartney Wonderful Christmastime Billboard Adult Top 40
Wonderful Christmastime
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.McCartney
Producer(s):
P.McCartney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
33
Sarah McLachlan I Will Remember You (Live) Billboard Adult Top 40
I Will Remember You (Live)
30  Last
28  Peak
11  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
11
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
34
John & Yoko/The Plastic Ono Band With The Harlem Community Choir Happy Xmas (War Is Over) Billboard Adult Top 40
Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
John & Yoko/The Plastic Ono Band With The Harlem Community Choir
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.W.Lennon, Y.Ono
Producer(s):
J.W.Lennon, Y. Ono, P.Spector
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
35
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Adult Top 40
One Of Us
31  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

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
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Joker, J.Ballard
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, Joker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
37
Dave Matthews Band Ants Marching Billboard Adult Top 40
Ants Marching
36  Last
22  Peak
13  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
38
Selena I Could Fall In Love Billboard Adult Top 40
I Could Fall In Love
29  Last
17  Peak
14  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.K.Thomas
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Capitol Latin
39
Mannheim Steamroller Joy To The World Billboard Adult Top 40
Joy To The World
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
American Gramaphone
40
The Beatles Free As A Bird Billboard Adult Top 40
Free As A Bird
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
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
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