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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
5
WEEKS AT NO. 1
10
WEEKS ON CHART
Because You Loved Me
Songwriter(s)
D.E.Warren
Producer(s)
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label
550 Music

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1
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Because You Loved Me
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
2
Natalie Merchant Wonder Billboard Adult Top 40
Wonder
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
3
BoDeans Closer To Free Billboard Adult Top 40
Closer To Free
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Llanas, Neumann
Producer(s):
Bodeans
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Slash
4
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Adult Top 40
Always Be My Baby
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
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
5
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Adult Top 40
Name
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
6
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Adult Top 40
Don't Cry
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
7
Everything But The Girl Missing Billboard Adult Top 40
Missing
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Thorn, B.Watt
Producer(s):
B.Watt, T.Thorn, J.Coxon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
8
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Adult Top 40
Follow You Down
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
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
9
Hootie & The Blowfish Time Billboard Adult Top 40
Time
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
10
The Tony Rich Project Nobody Knows Billboard Adult Top 40
Nobody Knows
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
11
Alanis Morissette Ironic Billboard Adult Top 40
Ironic
13  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
12
Melissa Etheridge I Want To Come Over Billboard Adult Top 40
I Want To Come Over
12  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Etheridge
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, M.Etheridge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
13
Hootie & The Blowfish Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven) Billboard Adult Top 40
Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven)
17  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
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
14
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's Billboard Adult Top 40
Breakfast At Tiffany's
11  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Pipes
Producer(s):
D.Castell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | RainMaker
15
Del Amitri Roll To Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Roll To Me
14  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Currie
Producer(s):
A.Clay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
16
Blues Traveler Run-Around Billboard Adult Top 40
Run-Around
18  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
17
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Adult Top 40
Give Me One Reason
22  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Chapman
Producer(s):
D.Gehman, T.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
18
Gin Blossoms Til I Hear It From You Billboard Adult Top 40
Til I Hear It From You
15  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
19
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Adult Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
16  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
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
20
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Adult Top 40
Insensitive
20  Last
18  Peak
19  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
21
Tina Arena Chains Billboard Adult Top 40
Chains
24  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Arena, S.Wertel, P.Reswick
Producer(s):
D.Tyson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
22
Collective Soul The World I Know Billboard Adult Top 40
The World I Know
23  Last
22  Peak
15  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland, R.B.Childress
Producer(s):
E.Roland, M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
23
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Adult Top 40
One Of Us
25  Last
16  Peak
22  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Bazilian
Producer(s):
R.Chertoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Blue Gorilla/Mercury
24
Blues Traveler Hook Billboard Adult Top 40
Hook
26  Last
24  Peak
16  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
25
Sophie B. Hawkins Only Love (The Ballad Of Sleeping Beauty) Billboard Adult Top 40
Only Love (The Ballad Of Sleeping Beauty)
21  Last
19  Peak
12  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
26
Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans Count On Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Count On Me
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, W.Houston, M.Houston
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
27
dog's eye view Everything Falls Apart Billboard Adult Top 40
Everything Falls Apart
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Stuart
Producer(s):
J.Barton, P.Stuart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
28
Rod Stewart So Far Away Billboard Adult Top 40
So Far Away
27  Last
26  Peak
14  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
29
Foo Fighters Big Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Big Me
34  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Roswell
30
Lionel Richie Don't Wanna Lose You Billboard Adult Top 40
Don't Wanna Lose You
33  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis, L.Richie
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
31
Gloria Estefan Reach Billboard Adult Top 40
Reach
38  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.M.Estefan, D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
E.Estefan Jr., L.Dermer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
32
Madonna You'll See Billboard Adult Top 40
You'll See
31  Last
10  Peak
26  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
26
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
33
The Smashing Pumpkins 1979 Billboard Adult Top 40
1979
30  Last
30  Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.P.Corgan
Producer(s):
Flood, A.Moulder, B.Corgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
34
George Michael Fastlove Billboard Adult Top 40
Fastlove
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Michael
Producer(s):
G.Michael, J.Douglas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | DreamWorks
35
Alanis Morissette Hand In My Pocket Billboard Adult Top 40
Hand In My Pocket
35  Last
25  Peak
24  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
36
Oasis Wonderwall Billboard Adult Top 40
Wonderwall
32  Last
30  Peak
13  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.T.Gallagher
Producer(s):
O.Morris, N.Gallagher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
37
3T Anything Billboard Adult Top 40
Anything
39  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Jackson, T.Jackson, T.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
3T
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music | MJJ
38
Lenny Kravitz Can't Get You Off My Mind Billboard Adult Top 40
Can't Get You Off My Mind
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Kravitz
Producer(s):
L.Kravitz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
39
Ace Of Base Lucky Love Billboard Adult Top 40
Lucky Love
37  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Joker, B.Steinberg
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, Joker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
40
Hootie & The Blowfish I Go Blind Billboard Adult Top 40
I Go Blind
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
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