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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
17
WEEKS ON CHART
Viva La Vida
Songwriter(s)
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin
Producer(s)
B.Eno, M.Dravs, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol
Gains in performance

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1
Coldplay Viva La Vida Billboard Adult Top 40
Viva La Vida
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin
Producer(s):
B.Eno, M.Dravs, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
2
Kid Rock All Summer Long Billboard Adult Top 40
All Summer Long
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.J.Ritchie, M.Shafer, R.Van Zant, G.Rossington, E.King, L.P.Marinell, R.Wachtel, W.Zevon
Producer(s):
Kid Rock, R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Top Dog
3
Jason Mraz I'm Yours Billboard Adult Top 40
I'm Yours
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Mraz
Producer(s):
M.Terefe
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Atlantic
4
Gavin Rossdale Love Remains The Same Billboard Adult Top 40
Love Remains The Same
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Rossdale, M.Frederiksen
Producer(s):
B.Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
5
3 Doors Down It's Not My Time Billboard Adult Top 40
It's Not My Time
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Arnold, M.Roberts, T.Harrell, C.Henderson
Producer(s):
Johnny K
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
6
Daughtry What About Now Billboard Adult Top 40
What About Now
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Hartzler, D.H.Hodges, B. Moody
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
7
O.A.R. Shattered (Turn The Car Around) Billboard Adult Top 40
Shattered (Turn The Car Around)
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Roberge, G.Wattenberg
Producer(s):
M.Wallace
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Everfine/Atlantic
8
Natasha Bedingfield Pocketful Of Sunshine Billboard Adult Top 40
Pocketful Of Sunshine
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Bedingfield, D.Brisebois, J.M.Shanks
Producer(s):
J.M.Shanks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Phonogenic
9
Leona Lewis Bleeding Love Billboard Adult Top 40
Bleeding Love
10  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.B.Tedder, J.McCartney
Producer(s):
R.B.Tedder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | SYCO/J
10
David Cook The Time Of My Life Billboard Adult Top 40
The Time Of My Life
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.G.Hamm
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
11
Maroon 5 Featuring Rihanna If I Never See Your Face Again Billboard Adult Top 40
If I Never See Your Face Again
Maroon 5 Featuring Rihanna
11  Last
10  Peak
19  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.N.Levine, J.Valentine
Producer(s):
M.Endert, M.Elizondo, M.Stent, C.A.Stewart, Maroon 5
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M/Octone
12
Lifehouse Broken Billboard Adult Top 40
Broken
15  Last
12  Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Wade
Producer(s):
J.Fields
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Geffen
13
Metro Station Shake It Billboard Adult Top 40
Shake It
14  Last
13  Peak
14  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Cyrus, M.Musso, T.B.Healy, A.Improgo
Producer(s):
S*A*M, Sluggo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
14
Matt Nathanson Come On Get Higher Billboard Adult Top 40
Come On Get Higher
13  Last
13  Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Nathanson, M.Weinberg
Producer(s):
M.Altman, M.Weinberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Vanguard
15
OneRepublic Stop And Stare Billboard Adult Top 40
Stop And Stare
12  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.B.Tedder, A.Brown, Z.Filkins, T.Myers, E.Fisher
Producer(s):
G.Wells
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mosley
16
P!nk So What Billboard Adult Top 40
So What
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

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Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P!nk, Max Martin, Shellback
Producer(s):
Max Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | LaFace
17
Colbie Caillat The Little Things Billboard Adult Top 40
The Little Things
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Reeves, C.Caillat
Producer(s):
M.Blue
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
18
Jordin Sparks One Step At A Time Billboard Adult Top 40
One Step At A Time
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Nevil, L.Evans, J.Jeberg, M.H.Hansen
Producer(s):
J.Jeberg, Cutfather, R.Nevil
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | 19/Jive
19
Leona Lewis Better In Time Billboard Adult Top 40
Better In Time
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.R.Rotem, A.Martin
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | SYCO/J
20
Katy Perry I Kissed A Girl Billboard Adult Top 40
I Kissed A Girl
20  Last
16  Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Katy Perry, L.Gottwald, Max Martin, C.Dennis
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
21
Seether Rise Above This Billboard Adult Top 40
Rise Above This
21  Last
21  Peak
19  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Welgemoed, Seether
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
22
Sara Bareilles Bottle It Up Billboard Adult Top 40
Bottle It Up
18  Last
15  Peak
20  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Bareilles
Producer(s):
E.I.Rosse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
23
Adele Chasing Pavements Billboard Adult Top 40
Chasing Pavements
22  Last
22  Peak
11  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.L.B.Adkins, E.White
Producer(s):
Eg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | XL
24
Delta Goodrem In This Life Billboard Adult Top 40
In This Life
24  Last
24  Peak
16  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | Mercury
25
Jon McLaughlin Beating My Heart Billboard Adult Top 40
Beating My Heart
27  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J. McLaughlin
Producer(s):
J.Fields
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
26
Puddle Of Mudd We Don't Have To Look Back Now Billboard Adult Top 40
We Don't Have To Look Back Now
26  Last
26  Peak
10  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Flawless/Geffen
27
David Archuleta Crush Billboard Adult Top 40
Crush
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Cates, D.H.Hodges, E.Kiriakou
Producer(s):
E.Kiriakou
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | 19/Jive
28
Jesse McCartney Leavin' Billboard Adult Top 40
Leavin'
25  Last
21  Peak
17  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Cole, J.Bunton, C.A.Stewart, T.Nash
Producer(s):
C.A.Stewart, JB, C.Cole, T.Nash
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
29
Estelle Featuring Kanye West American Boy Billboard Adult Top 40
American Boy
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Adams, E.Swaray, K.O.West, J.Lopez, C.Speir, K.Harris
Producer(s):
will.i.am
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Home School
30
Staind Believe Billboard Adult Top 40
Believe
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Staind, A.Lewis
Producer(s):
Johnny K
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Flip
31
Rihanna Disturbia Billboard Adult Top 40
Disturbia
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Seals, C.M.Brown, A.Merritt, R.Allen
Producer(s):
B.Kennedy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
32
Linkin Park Leave Out All The Rest Billboard Adult Top 40
Leave Out All The Rest
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
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.
33
Gavin DeGraw Cheated On Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Cheated On Me
35  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.DeGraw
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | J
34
Secondhand Serenade Fall For You Billboard Adult Top 40
Fall For You
37  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Vesely
Producer(s):
B.Walker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Glassnote/ILG
35
Rihanna Take A Bow Billboard Adult Top 40
Take A Bow
31  Last
24  Peak
16  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.C.Smith, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen
Producer(s):
StarGate, Ne-Yo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
36
Lenka The Show Billboard Adult Top 40
The Show
39  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
37
SafetySuit Someone Like You Billboard Adult Top 40
Someone Like You
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown
38
John Mayer Free Fallin' Billboard Adult Top 40
Free Fallin'
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.E.Petty, J.Lynne
Producer(s):
C.Franscoviak
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
39
Sarah McLachlan U Want Me 2 Billboard Adult Top 40
U Want Me 2
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.McLachlan, P.Marchand
Producer(s):
P.Marchand
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Arista
40
Artists Stand Up To Cancer Just Stand Up! Billboard Adult Top 40
Just Stand Up!
36  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, R.Walton
Producer(s):
Babyface, LA Reid, R.Walton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SU2C
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