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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
4
LAST WEEK
6
WEEKS ON CHART
Because You Loved Me
Songwriter(s)
D.E.Warren
Producer(s)
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label
550 Music
Gains in performance

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1
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Because You Loved Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
2
Hootie & The Blowfish Time Billboard Adult Top 40
Time
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
3
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Adult Top 40
Name
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
4
Everything But The Girl Missing Billboard Adult Top 40
Missing
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
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
5
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's Billboard Adult Top 40
Breakfast At Tiffany's
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Pipes
Producer(s):
D.Castell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | RainMaker
6
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Adult Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
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
7
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Adult Top 40
Don't Cry
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
8
Natalie Merchant Wonder Billboard Adult Top 40
Wonder
12  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
9
Del Amitri Roll To Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Roll To Me
10  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Currie
Producer(s):
A.Clay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
10
Gin Blossoms Til I Hear It From You Billboard Adult Top 40
Til I Hear It From You
11  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
11
Blues Traveler Run-Around Billboard Adult Top 40
Run-Around
14  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
12
BoDeans Closer To Free Billboard Adult Top 40
Closer To Free
18  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Llanas, Neumann
Producer(s):
Bodeans
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Slash
13
Elton John Blessed Billboard Adult Top 40
Blessed
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.John, B.J.P.Taupin
Producer(s):
G.Penny, E.John
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Rocket
14
Melissa Etheridge I Want To Come Over Billboard Adult Top 40
I Want To Come Over
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Etheridge
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, M.Etheridge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
15
Take That Back For Good Billboard Adult Top 40
Back For Good
13  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
16
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Adult Top 40
One Of Us
16  Last
16  Peak
18  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Bazilian
Producer(s):
R.Chertoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Blue Gorilla/Mercury
17
Hootie & The Blowfish Only Wanna Be With You Billboard Adult Top 40
Only Wanna Be With You
17  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
18
Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Adult Top 40
As I Lay Me Down
15  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
19
Sophie B. Hawkins Only Love (The Ballad Of Sleeping Beauty) Billboard Adult Top 40
Only Love (The Ballad Of Sleeping Beauty)
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
20
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Adult Top 40
Follow You Down
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Valenzuela, R.Wilson, M.Crenshaw, S.Johnson, B.Leen, P.Rhodes
Producer(s):
J.Hampton, Gin Blossoms
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
21
The Tony Rich Project Nobody Knows Billboard Adult Top 40
Nobody Knows
23  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
22
Alanis Morissette Ironic Billboard Adult Top 40
Ironic
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
23
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Adult Top 40
Insensitive
21  Last
21  Peak
15  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
24
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Adult Top 40
Always Be My Baby
28  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, J.Dupri, M.L.Seal, Jr., J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
M.Carey, J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
25
Collective Soul The World I Know Billboard Adult Top 40
The World I Know
25  Last
24  Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland, R.B.Childress
Producer(s):
E.Roland, M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
26
Blues Traveler Hook Billboard Adult Top 40
Hook
27  Last
25  Peak
12  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
27
Whitney Houston Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale") Billboard Adult Top 40
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
26  Last
14  Peak
23  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
28
Rod Stewart So Far Away Billboard Adult Top 40
So Far Away
29  Last
26  Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
29
Tina Arena Chains Billboard Adult Top 40
Chains
37  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Arena, S.Wertel, P.Reswick
Producer(s):
D.Tyson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
30
Madonna You'll See Billboard Adult Top 40
You'll See
30  Last
10  Peak
22  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
22
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
31
Blessid Union Of Souls Oh Virginia Billboard Adult Top 40
Oh Virginia
31  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
32
Oasis Wonderwall Billboard Adult Top 40
Wonderwall
32  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.T.Gallagher
Producer(s):
O.Morris, N.Gallagher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
33
Toad The Wet Sprocket Good Intentions Billboard Adult Top 40
Good Intentions
34  Last
17  Peak
26  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Columbia
34
Ace Of Base Lucky Love Billboard Adult Top 40
Lucky Love
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Joker, B.Steinberg
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, Joker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
35
The Smashing Pumpkins 1979 Billboard Adult Top 40
1979
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.P.Corgan
Producer(s):
Flood, A.Moulder, B.Corgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
36
Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans Count On Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Count On Me
36  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, W.Houston, M.Houston
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
37
Alanis Morissette Hand In My Pocket Billboard Adult Top 40
Hand In My Pocket
38  Last
25  Peak
20  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
38
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Adult Top 40
Give Me One Reason
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Chapman
Producer(s):
D.Gehman, T.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
39
dog's eye view Everything Falls Apart Billboard Adult Top 40
Everything Falls Apart
40  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Stuart
Producer(s):
J.Barton, P.Stuart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
40
Sarah McLachlan I Will Remember You (Live) Billboard Adult Top 40
I Will Remember You (Live)
Last
28  Peak
21  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
21
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
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