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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
19
WEEKS ON CHART
I Don't Want To Wait
Songwriter(s)
P.Cole
Producer(s)
P.Cole
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros. | Imago

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1
Paula Cole I Don't Want To Wait Billboard Adult Top 40
I Don't Want To Wait
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Cole
Producer(s):
P.Cole
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Imago
2
Sister Hazel All For You Billboard Adult Top 40
All For You
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Block, Sister Hazel
Producer(s):
P.Ebersold
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal
3
Sugar Ray Fly Billboard Adult Top 40
Fly
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
4
Jewel Foolish Games Billboard Adult Top 40
Foolish Games
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Kilcher, S.Poltz
Producer(s):
B.Keith, P.Collins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
5
Chumbawamba Tubthumping Billboard Adult Top 40
Tubthumping
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Chumbawamba
Producer(s):
Chumbawamba
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | Republic Records
6
Smash Mouth Walkin' On The Sun Billboard Adult Top 40
Walkin' On The Sun
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
7
Tonic If You Could Only See Billboard Adult Top 40
If You Could Only See
10  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Polydor
8
matchbox 20 Push Billboard Adult Top 40
Push
matchbox 20
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
9
Third Eye Blind Semi-Charmed Life Billboard Adult Top 40
Semi-Charmed Life
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Jenkins
Producer(s):
S.Jenkins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
10
Sarah McLachlan Building A Mystery Billboard Adult Top 40
Building A Mystery
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.McLachlan, P.Marchand
Producer(s):
P.Marchand
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
11
LeAnn Rimes How Do I Live Billboard Adult Top 40
How Do I Live
11  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
C.Howard, W.C.Rimes, M.Curb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb
12
Lisa Loeb I Do Billboard Adult Top 40
I Do
18  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Loeb
Producer(s):
J.Patino, L.Loeb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
13
Duncan Sheik Barely Breathing Billboard Adult Top 40
Barely Breathing
13  Last
Peak
57  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
57
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Sheik
Producer(s):
R.Hine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
14
OMC How Bizarre Billboard Adult Top 40
How Bizarre
12  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Huh!
15
Amy Grant Takes A Little Time Billboard Adult Top 40
Takes A Little Time
15  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
16
Shawn Colvin Sunny Came Home Billboard Adult Top 40
Sunny Came Home
16  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Colvin, J.Leventhal
Producer(s):
J.Leventhal
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
17
The Wallflowers One Headlight Billboard Adult Top 40
One Headlight
14  Last
Peak
41  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
41
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
18
Fiona Apple Criminal Billboard Adult Top 40
Criminal
17  Last
17  Peak
14  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
F.Apple
Producer(s):
A.Slater
Imprint/Promotion Label:
WORK | Clean Slate
19
The Sundays Summertime Billboard Adult Top 40
Summertime
21  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | DGC
20
matchbox 20 3 AM Billboard Adult Top 40
3 AM
matchbox 20
23  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
21
Elton John Something About The Way You Look Tonight Billboard Adult Top 40
Something About The Way You Look Tonight
22  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.John, B.J.P.Taupin
Producer(s):
C.Thomas, G.Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M | Rocket
22
Backstreet Boys Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) Billboard Adult Top 40
Quit Playing Games (With My Heart)
19  Last
18  Peak
19  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Max Martin, H.Crichlow
Producer(s):
Max Martin, K.Lundin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
23
Texas Say What You Want Billboard Adult Top 40
Say What You Want
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
24
Imani Coppola Legend Of A Cowgirl Billboard Adult Top 40
Legend Of A Cowgirl
27  Last
24  Peak
10  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
I.Coppola, M.Mangini, D.Leitch
Producer(s):
M.Mangini
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
25
Fleetwood Mac Silver Springs Billboard Adult Top 40
Silver Springs
26  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
26
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones The Impression That I Get Billboard Adult Top 40
The Impression That I Get
25  Last
17  Peak
18  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Big Rig
27
Chantal Kreviazuk Surrounded Billboard Adult Top 40
Surrounded
31  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
28
Third Eye Blind How's It Going To Be Billboard Adult Top 40
How's It Going To Be
34  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Jenkins, K.Cadogan
Producer(s):
S.Jenkins, E.Valentine, R.Klyce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
29
Oasis Don't Go Away Billboard Adult Top 40
Don't Go Away
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
30
The Wallflowers The Difference Billboard Adult Top 40
The Difference
28  Last
14  Peak
20  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
31
The Wallflowers Three Marlenas Billboard Adult Top 40
Three Marlenas
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
32
Sarah McLachlan Sweet Surrender Billboard Adult Top 40
Sweet Surrender
35  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.McLachlan
Producer(s):
P.Marchand
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
33
Billie Myers Kiss The Rain Billboard Adult Top 40
Kiss The Rain
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Myers, E.Bazilian, D.Child
Producer(s):
D.Child
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal
34
Savage Garden Truly Madly Deeply Billboard Adult Top 40
Truly Madly Deeply
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):
D.Hayes, D.Jones
Producer(s):
C.Fisher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
35
Mariah Carey Butterfly Billboard Adult Top 40
Butterfly
37  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
36
Blues Traveler Most Precarious Billboard Adult Top 40
Most Precarious
39  Last
33  Peak
10  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
37
Live Turn My Head Billboard Adult Top 40
Turn My Head
36  Last
28  Peak
13  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Radioactive
38
Robyn Show Me Love Billboard Adult Top 40
Show Me Love
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Robyn, Max Martin
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
39
Alana Davis 32 Flavors Billboard Adult Top 40
32 Flavors
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.DiFranco
Producer(s):
E.Tuton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
40
Better Than Ezra Desperately Wanting Billboard Adult Top 40
Desperately Wanting
Last
37  Peak
10  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Griffin
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Swell/Elektra
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