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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
10
WEEKS ON CHART
Change The World
Songwriter(s)
T.L.Sims, G.Kennedy, W.Kirkpatrick
Producer(s)
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label
Reprise
Gains in performance

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Eric Clapton Change The World Billboard Adult Top 40
Change The World
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Sims, G.Kennedy, W.Kirkpatrick
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
2
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Adult Top 40
Give Me One Reason
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Chapman
Producer(s):
D.Gehman, T.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
3
Donna Lewis I Love You Always Forever Billboard Adult Top 40
I Love You Always Forever
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Lewis
Producer(s):
D.Lewis, K.Killen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
4
Alanis Morissette You Learn Billboard Adult Top 40
You Learn
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
5
Natalie Merchant Jealousy Billboard Adult Top 40
Jealousy
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
6
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Adult Top 40
Insensitive
Last
Peak
35  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
7
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Because You Loved Me
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
8
Jewel Who Will Save Your Soul Billboard Adult Top 40
Who Will Save Your Soul
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Kilcher
Producer(s):
B.Keith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Adult Top 40
Follow You Down
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

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
10
Natalie Merchant Wonder Billboard Adult Top 40
Wonder
10  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
11
Alanis Morissette Ironic Billboard Adult Top 40
Ironic
11  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
12
The Tony Rich Project Nobody Knows Billboard Adult Top 40
Nobody Knows
12  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
13
Dishwalla Counting Blue Cars Billboard Adult Top 40
Counting Blue Cars
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Alexander, Browning, Kolanek, D.Richards, Pendergast
Producer(s):
P.Nicolo, Dishwalla
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
14
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Adult Top 40
Always Be My Baby
15  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
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
15
Blues Traveler Run-Around Billboard Adult Top 40
Run-Around
13  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
16
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Adult Top 40
Name
14  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
17
Hootie & The Blowfish Tucker's Town Billboard Adult Top 40
Tucker's Town
19  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
18
Mariah Carey Forever Billboard Adult Top 40
Forever
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
19
BoDeans Closer To Free Billboard Adult Top 40
Closer To Free
17  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Llanas, Neumann
Producer(s):
Bodeans
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Slash
20
Del Amitri Roll To Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Roll To Me
18  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Currie
Producer(s):
A.Clay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
21
Melissa Etheridge Nowhere To Go Billboard Adult Top 40
Nowhere To Go
24  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Etheridge
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, M.Etheridge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
22
Los Del Rio Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) Billboard Adult Top 40
Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
22  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Romero Monge, R.Ruiz
Producer(s):
C.De Yarza, M.Triay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
23
Hootie & The Blowfish Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven) Billboard Adult Top 40
Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven)
21  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
24
John Mellencamp Key West Intermezzo (I Saw You First) Billboard Adult Top 40
Key West Intermezzo (I Saw You First)
33  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Mellencamp, G.Green
Producer(s):
Little Bastard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
25
Primitive Radio Gods Standing Outside A Broken Phone Booth... Billboard Adult Top 40
Standing Outside A Broken Phone Booth...
28  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Ergo
26
Robert Miles Children Billboard Adult Top 40
Children
25  Last
23  Peak
14  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Concina
Producer(s):
R.Milani
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | deConstruction
27
dog's eye view Everything Falls Apart Billboard Adult Top 40
Everything Falls Apart
23  Last
17  Peak
23  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Stuart
Producer(s):
J.Barton, P.Stuart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
28
The Badlees Angeline Is Coming Home Billboard Adult Top 40
Angeline Is Coming Home
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Naydock, The Badlees
Producer(s):
The Badlees
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Polydor
29
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers Walls Billboard Adult Top 40
Walls
31  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.E.Petty
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, T.E.Petty, M.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
30
Celine Dion It's All Coming Back To Me Now Billboard Adult Top 40
It's All Coming Back To Me Now
38  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Steinman
Producer(s):
J.Steinman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
31
Fugees Featuring Bounty Killer Killing Me Softly Billboard Adult Top 40
Killing Me Softly
Fugees Featuring Bounty Killer
26  Last
20  Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Ruffhouse
32
Sting You Still Touch Me Billboard Adult Top 40
You Still Touch Me
27  Last
19  Peak
16  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Sting
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, Sting
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
33
The Cranberries Free To Decide Billboard Adult Top 40
Free To Decide
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
34
Hootie & The Blowfish I Go Blind Billboard Adult Top 40
I Go Blind
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
35
Color Me Badd The Earth, The Sun, The Rain Billboard Adult Top 40
The Earth, The Sun, The Rain
32  Last
27  Peak
12  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Wolff, S.Piersa
Producer(s):
N.M.Walden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant
36
Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories Waiting For Wednesday Billboard Adult Top 40
Waiting For Wednesday
37  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Loeb
Producer(s):
J.Patino, L.Loeb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
37
The Smashing Pumpkins 1979 Billboard Adult Top 40
1979
35  Last
30  Peak
28  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.P.Corgan
Producer(s):
Flood, A.Moulder, B.Corgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
38
Oasis Champagne Supernova Billboard Adult Top 40
Champagne Supernova
40  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
39
Gin Blossoms As Long As It Matters Billboard Adult Top 40
As Long As It Matters
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Rhodes, J.Valenzuela, R.Wilson
Producer(s):
J.Hampton, Gin Blossoms
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
40
The Specials A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You Billboard Adult Top 40
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You
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:
Capitol | Virgin
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