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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
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
26
WEEKS ON CHART
How To Save A Life
Songwriter(s)
I.Slade, J.King
Producer(s)
M.Flynn, A.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label
Epic
Gains in performance

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1
The Fray How To Save A Life Billboard Adult Top 40
How To Save A Life
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
I.Slade, J.King
Producer(s):
M.Flynn, A.Johnson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
2
Snow Patrol Chasing Cars Billboard Adult Top 40
Chasing Cars
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Lightbody, N.Connolly, P.Wilson, J.Quinn, T.Simpson
Producer(s):
Jacknife Lee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor/A&M
3
Hinder Lips Of An Angel Billboard Adult Top 40
Lips Of An Angel
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Winkler, R.Hanson, L.Garvey, M.King, M.Rodden, B.Howes
Producer(s):
B.Howes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
4
Nickelback Far Away Billboard Adult Top 40
Far Away
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Kroeger, Nickelback
Producer(s):
Nickelback, J.Moi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roadrunner
5
John Mayer Waiting On The World To Change Billboard Adult Top 40
Waiting On The World To Change
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Mayer
Producer(s):
J.Mayer, Stevie J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
6
Rob Thomas Streetcorner Symphony Billboard Adult Top 40
Streetcorner Symphony
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Thomas, M.Serletic
Producer(s):
M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Melisma
7
Evanescence Call Me When You're Sober Billboard Adult Top 40
Call Me When You're Sober
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Lee, T.Balsamo
Producer(s):
D.Fortman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
8
Mat Kearney Nothing Left To Lose Billboard Adult Top 40
Nothing Left To Lose
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Kearney
Producer(s):
R.Marvin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
9
KT Tunstall Suddenly I See Billboard Adult Top 40
Suddenly I See
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
KT Tunstall
Producer(s):
S.Osborne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Relentless
10
Goo Goo Dolls Let Love In Billboard Adult Top 40
Let Love In
10  Last
10  Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik, G.Ballard, G.S.Wattenberg
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
11
Augustana Boston Billboard Adult Top 40
Boston
12  Last
11  Peak
27  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Augustana
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
12
JoJo Too Little Too Late Billboard Adult Top 40
Too Little Too Late
13  Last
12  Peak
12  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Berman, B.Steinberg, R.Cunningham
Producer(s):
Josh Alexander, V.Herbert, B.Steinberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Da Family/Blackground
13
The All-American Rejects Move Along Billboard Adult Top 40
Move Along
11  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Wheeler, T.Ritter
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Doghouse
14
Stone Sour Through Glass Billboard Adult Top 40
Through Glass
16  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Stone Sour
Producer(s):
N.Raskulinecz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Roadrunner/Atlantic
15
Rascal Flatts What Hurts The Most Billboard Adult Top 40
What Hurts The Most
14  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Jeffrey Steele, S.P.Robson
Producer(s):
D.Huff, J.DeMarcus, G.LeVox, J.D.Rooney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Lyric Street
16
The Killers When You Were Young Billboard Adult Top 40
When You Were Young
15  Last
15  Peak
18  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Flowers, D.B.Keuning, M.A.Stoermer, R.J.Vannucci, Jr.
Producer(s):
Flood, A.Moulder, The Killers
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
17
Christina Aguilera Hurt Billboard Adult Top 40
Hurt
17  Last
16  Peak
10  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Aguilera, L.Perry, M.D.Ronson
Producer(s):
L.Perry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
18
Five For Fighting World Billboard Adult Top 40
World
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
19
OK Go Here It Goes Again Billboard Adult Top 40
Here It Goes Again
18  Last
17  Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Kulash, Jr.
Producer(s):
T.Johansson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
20
The All-American Rejects It Ends Tonight Billboard Adult Top 40
It Ends Tonight
23  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Wheeler, T.Ritter
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Doghouse
21
Landon Pigg Can't Let Go Billboard Adult Top 40
Can't Let Go
20  Last
19  Peak
20  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
22
Avril Lavigne Keep Holding On Billboard Adult Top 40
Keep Holding On
26  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Lavigne, L.Gottwald
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Fox/RCA
23
Blue October Into The Ocean Billboard Adult Top 40
Into The Ocean
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Furstenfeld
Producer(s):
D.Castell, J.S.Furstenfeld
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown
24
Justin Timberlake SexyBack Billboard Adult Top 40
SexyBack
21  Last
18  Peak
15  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Timberlake, T.V.Mosley, F.N.Hills
Producer(s):
Timbaland, J.Timberlake, Danja
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
25
Daughtry It's Not Over Billboard Adult Top 40
It's Not Over
36  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Daughtry, G.S.Wattenberg, M.Wilkerson, B.Young
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
26
U2 Window In The Skies Billboard Adult Top 40
Window In The Skies
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Island
27
The Wreckers Leave The Pieces Billboard Adult Top 40
Leave The Pieces
32  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Hanson, B.Austin
Producer(s):
J.M.Shanks, M.Branch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maverick
28
O.A.R. Heard The World Billboard Adult Top 40
Heard The World
25  Last
24  Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Everfine/Atlantic
29
James Blunt Goodbye My Lover Billboard Adult Top 40
Goodbye My Lover
24  Last
18  Peak
16  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Blunt, S.Skarbek
Producer(s):
T.Rothrock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Custard
30
Sister Hazel Mandolin Moon Billboard Adult Top 40
Mandolin Moon
31  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Adrenaline | Croakin' Poets
31
Smash Mouth So Insane Billboard Adult Top 40
So Insane
29  Last
25  Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beautiful Bomb
32
Justin Timberlake Featuring T.I. My Love Billboard Adult Top 40
My Love
Justin Timberlake Featuring T.I.
33  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Timberlake, T.V.Mosley, F.N.Hills, C.J.Harris, Jr.
Producer(s):
Timbaland, J.Timberlake, Danja
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
33
Dixie Chicks Not Ready To Make Nice Billboard Adult Top 40
Not Ready To Make Nice
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Robison, M.Maguire, N.Maines, D.D.Wilson
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
34
P!nk U + Ur Hand Billboard Adult Top 40
U + Ur Hand
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P!nk, Max Martin, L.Gottwald, R.Yacoub
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Dr. Luke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
35
Red Hot Chili Peppers Tell Me Baby Billboard Adult Top 40
Tell Me Baby
27  Last
22  Peak
10  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Kiedis, Flea, J.Frusciante, C.Smith
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
36
Red Hot Chili Peppers Snow ((Hey Oh)) Billboard Adult Top 40
Snow ((Hey Oh))
37  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Kiedis, Flea, J.Frusciante, C.Smith
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
37
The Pussycat Dolls Featuring Snoop Dogg Buttons Billboard Adult Top 40
Buttons
The Pussycat Dolls Featuring Snoop Dogg
34  Last
33  Peak
13  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Garrett, J.Jones, J.L.Perry, N.Scherzinger, C.C.Broadus Jr.
Producer(s):
Polow Da Don, S.Garrett, R.Fair
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M
38
Beyonce Irreplaceable Billboard Adult Top 40
Irreplaceable
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.C.Smith, B.G.Knowles Carter, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, E.Lind, A.Bjorklund
Producer(s):
StarGate, B.Knowles Carter, Ne-Yo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
39
My Chemical Romance Welcome To The Black Parade Billboard Adult Top 40
Welcome To The Black Parade
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
My Chemical Romance
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo, My Chemical Romance
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
40
Nickelback Rockstar Billboard Adult Top 40
Rockstar
39  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Kroeger, Nickelback
Producer(s):
Nickelback, J.Moi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Roadrunner/Atlantic
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