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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Big Girls Don't Cry
Songwriter(s)
S.Duhamel, T.Gad
Producer(s)
will.i.am
Imprint/Promotion Label
Interscope | will.i.am/A&M
Gains in performance

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1
Fergie Big Girls Don't Cry Billboard Adult Top 40
Big Girls Don't Cry
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Duhamel, T.Gad
Producer(s):
will.i.am
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | will.i.am/A&M
2
Plain White T's Hey There Delilah Billboard Adult Top 40
Hey There Delilah
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Higgenson
Producer(s):
A.Rechtschaid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Fearless
3
Maroon 5 Makes Me Wonder Billboard Adult Top 40
Makes Me Wonder
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.N.Levine, J.Carmichael, M.Madden
Producer(s):
M.Endert, Maroon 5
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M/Octone
4
Lifehouse First Time Billboard Adult Top 40
First Time
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Wade, J.Cole
Producer(s):
J.Cole, Lifehouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Geffen
5
Daughtry Home Billboard Adult Top 40
Home
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Daughtry
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
6
Nickelback Rockstar Billboard Adult Top 40
Rockstar
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Kroeger, Nickelback
Producer(s):
Nickelback, J.Moi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Roadrunner/Atlantic
7
matchbox twenty How Far We've Come Billboard Adult Top 40
How Far We've Come
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
matchbox twenty
Producer(s):
S.Lillywhite
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Melisma
8
P!nk Who Knew Billboard Adult Top 40
Who Knew
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P!nk, Max Martin, L.Gottwald
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Dr. Luke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
9
Goo Goo Dolls Before It's Too Late (Sam And Mikaela's Theme) Billboard Adult Top 40
Before It's Too Late (Sam And Mikaela's Theme)
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
Richard And The Twins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
10
Gwen Stefani Featuring Akon The Sweet Escape Billboard Adult Top 40
The Sweet Escape
Gwen Stefani Featuring Akon
10  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Stefani, A.D.B.A.Thiam, G.H.Tuinfort
Producer(s):
A.Thiam, G.H.Tuinfort
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
11
Avril Lavigne When You're Gone Billboard Adult Top 40
When You're Gone
11  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Lavigne, B.G.Walker
Producer(s):
B.Walker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
12
Colbie Caillat Bubbly Billboard Adult Top 40
Bubbly
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Caillat, J.Reeves
Producer(s):
M.Blue, K.Caillat
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
13
Daughtry Over You Billboard Adult Top 40
Over You
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

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Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Daughtry, B.Howes
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
14
P!nk U + Ur Hand Billboard Adult Top 40
U + Ur Hand
13  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P!nk, Max Martin, L.Gottwald, R.Yacoub
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Dr. Luke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | LaFace
15
Elliott Yamin Wait For You Billboard Adult Top 40
Wait For You
16  Last
15  Peak
12  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Jackson, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen
Producer(s):
StarGate
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED | Hickory
16
John Mayer Dreaming With A Broken Heart Billboard Adult Top 40
Dreaming With A Broken Heart
20  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Mayer
Producer(s):
J.Mayer, S.Jordan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
17
Fall Out Boy Thnks Fr Th Mmrs Billboard Adult Top 40
Thnks Fr Th Mmrs
17  Last
16  Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Fall Out Boy
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Fueled By Ramen/Island
18
Gwen Stefani 4 In The Morning Billboard Adult Top 40
4 In The Morning
19  Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Stefani, T.Kanal
Producer(s):
T.Kanal
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
19
Emerson Hart If You're Gonna Leave Billboard Adult Top 40
If You're Gonna Leave
24  Last
19  Peak
15  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Manhattan
20
The Fray All At Once Billboard Adult Top 40
All At Once
23  Last
20  Peak
12  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
21
Pat Monahan Her Eyes Billboard Adult Top 40
Her Eyes
28  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
22
Maroon 5 Wake Up Call Billboard Adult Top 40
Wake Up Call
26  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.N.Levine, J.Valentine
Producer(s):
M.Elizondo, M.Stent, S.Farrar, Maroon 5, M.Endert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M/Octone
23
Linkin Park What I've Done Billboard Adult Top 40
What I've Done
25  Last
21  Peak
19  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Shinoda, C.Bennington, J.Hahn, R.Bourdon, B.Delson, D.Farrelll
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, M.Shinoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
24
James Blunt 1973 Billboard Adult Top 40
1973
27  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Blunt, M.Batson
Producer(s):
T.Rothrock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Custard
25
Incubus Dig Billboard Adult Top 40
Dig
21  Last
17  Peak
19  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Boyd, M.Einziger, C.Kilmore, B.Kenney, J.Pasillas II
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Immortal
26
Amy Winehouse Rehab Billboard Adult Top 40
Rehab
22  Last
14  Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Winehouse
Producer(s):
M.Ronson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
27
Collective Soul Hollywood Billboard Adult Top 40
Hollywood
30  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland, J.Kosche
Producer(s):
E.Roland, J.Kosche
Imprint/Promotion Label:
El
28
Finger Eleven Paralyzer Billboard Adult Top 40
Paralyzer
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Finger Eleven
Producer(s):
Johnny K
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
29
Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z Umbrella Billboard Adult Top 40
Umbrella
Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z
31  Last
28  Peak
11  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.A.Stewart, T.Nash, T.Harrell, S.C.Carter
Producer(s):
C.A.Stewart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
30
The Last Goodnight Pictures Of You Billboard Adult Top 40
Pictures Of You
32  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.K.John, M.N.Blue
Producer(s):
J.Blue
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
31
Blue October Calling You Billboard Adult Top 40
Calling You
37  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Furstenfeld
Producer(s):
D.Castell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Brando
32
KT Tunstall Hold On Billboard Adult Top 40
Hold On
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
KT Tunstall, E.Case
Producer(s):
S.Osborne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Relentless/Virgin
33
Rihanna Shut Up And Drive Billboard Adult Top 40
Shut Up And Drive
35  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Rogers, C.Sturken, S.Morris, P.Hook, B.Sumner, G.L.Gilbert
Producer(s):
E.Rogers, C.Sturken
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
34
Sean Kingston Beautiful Girls Billboard Adult Top 40
Beautiful Girls
36  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.R.Rotem, K.Anderson, S.Jordan, J.Leiber, M.Stoller, B.E.King
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Beluga Heights
35
Michael Buble Everything Billboard Adult Top 40
Everything
38  Last
31  Peak
13  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Buble, A.Chang, A.S.Foster
Producer(s):
B.Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | 143
36
Sara Bareilles Love Song Billboard Adult Top 40
Love Song
39  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Bareilles
Producer(s):
E.I.Rosse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
37
Justin Timberlake Summer Love Billboard Adult Top 40
Summer Love
33  Last
24  Peak
16  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Timberlake, T.V.Mosley, F.N.Hills
Producer(s):
Timbaland, J.Timberlake, Danja
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
38
Paolo Nutini Last Request Billboard Adult Top 40
Last Request
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
39
Backstreet Boys Inconsolable Billboard Adult Top 40
Inconsolable
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Cates, E.Kiriakou, L.Robbins
Producer(s):
E.Kiriakou
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
40
Vanessa Carlton Nolita Fairytale Billboard Adult Top 40
Nolita Fairytale
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | The Inc.
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