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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
Need You Now
Songwriter(s)
D.Haywood, C.Kelley, H.Scott, J.Kear
Producer(s)
P.Worley, Lady Antebellum
Imprint/Promotion Label
Capitol | Capitol Nashville
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Lady Antebellum Need You Now Billboard Adult Top 40
Need You Now
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x9
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Haywood, C.Kelley, H.Scott, J.Kear
Producer(s):
P.Worley, Lady Antebellum
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Capitol Nashville
2
Train Hey, Soul Sister Billboard Adult Top 40
Hey, Soul Sister
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.T.Monahan, E.Lind, A.Bjorklund
Producer(s):
M.Terefe, Espionage, G.S.Wattenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
3
Lifehouse Halfway Gone Billboard Adult Top 40
Halfway Gone
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Wade, J.Cole, K.Rudolf, J.K.Hindlin
Producer(s):
J.Cole, Lifehouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Geffen
4
John Mayer Heartbreak Warfare Billboard Adult Top 40
Heartbreak Warfare
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Mayer
Producer(s):
J.Mayer, Stevie J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
5
Kris Allen Live Like We're Dying Billboard Adult Top 40
Live Like We're Dying
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.A.Kipner, A.M.Frampton, D.O'Donoghue, M.Sheehan
Producer(s):
S.Kipner, A.M.Frampton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | 19/Jive
6
Daughtry Life After You Billboard Adult Top 40
Life After You
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Daughtry, C.Kroeger, Brett James, J.K.Moi
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
7
Lady Gaga Bad Romance Billboard Adult Top 40
Bad Romance
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Khayat, S.G.Germanotta
Producer(s):
RedOne, Lady Gaga
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Streamline/KonLive/Cherrytree
8
Orianthi According To You Billboard Adult Top 40
According To You
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Diamond, A.M.Frampton
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Tal/Geffen
9
The Script Breakeven Billboard Adult Top 40
Breakeven
10  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.O'Donoghue, M.Sheehan, A.M.Frampton, S.A.Kipner
Producer(s):
D.O'Donoghue, M.Sheehan, A.M.Frampton, S.A.Kipner
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Phonogenic
10
Michael Buble Haven't Met You Yet Billboard Adult Top 40
Haven't Met You Yet
11  Last
10  Peak
21  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.S.Foster, A.Chang, M.Buble
Producer(s):
B.Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | 143
11
Rob Thomas Someday Billboard Adult Top 40
Someday
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Thomas, M.Serletic, Shy Carter
Producer(s):
M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Emblem
12
Shinedown If You Only Knew Billboard Adult Top 40
If You Only Knew
12  Last
12  Peak
25  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
13
OneRepublic All The Right Moves Billboard Adult Top 40
All The Right Moves
13  Last
13  Peak
24  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.B.Tedder
Producer(s):
R.B.Tedder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Mosley
14
Boys Like Girls Featuring Taylor Swift Two Is Better Than One Billboard Adult Top 40
Two Is Better Than One
Boys Like Girls Featuring Taylor Swift
14  Last
14  Peak
19  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Johnson
Producer(s):
B.Howes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
15
Ke$ha TiK ToK Billboard Adult Top 40
TiK ToK
15  Last
15  Peak
12  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Sebert, L.Gottwald, B.J.Levin
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, benny blanco
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Kemosabe/RCA
16
Adam Lambert Whataya Want From Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Whataya Want From Me
16  Last
16  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P!nk, Max Martin, Shellback
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Shellback
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
17
Colbie Caillat I Never Told You Billboard Adult Top 40
I Never Told You
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Caillat, K.DioGuardi, J.Reeves
Producer(s):
K.Caillat
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
18
The Fray Syndicate Billboard Adult Top 40
Syndicate
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
19
Muse Uprising Billboard Adult Top 40
Uprising
19  Last
19  Peak
13  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Bellamy
Producer(s):
Muse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
20
Bon Jovi Superman Tonight Billboard Adult Top 40
Superman Tonight
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
21
Barenaked Ladies You Run Away Billboard Adult Top 40
You Run Away
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Robertson
Producer(s):
M.P.Wojewoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Raisin'
22
Theory Of A Deadman All Or Nothing Billboard Adult Top 40
All Or Nothing
23  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Connolly
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | 604/Roadrunner
23
Pearl Jam Just Breathe Billboard Adult Top 40
Just Breathe
21  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Vedder
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monkeywrench
24
Snow Patrol Just Say Yes Billboard Adult Top 40
Just Say Yes
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor/Fiction/Geffen
25
Lady Gaga Featuring Beyonce Telephone Billboard Adult Top 40
Telephone
Lady Gaga Featuring Beyonce
29  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.G.Germanotta, R.Jerkins, L.A.Daniels, L.Franklin, B.G.Knowles Carter
Producer(s):
R.Jerkins, Lady Gaga
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Streamline/KonLive/Cherrytree
26
Carrie Underwood Cowboy Casanova Billboard Adult Top 40
Cowboy Casanova
25  Last
21  Peak
17  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Underwood, M.Elizondo, Jr., Brett James
Producer(s):
M.Bright
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista Nashville | 19
27
Melissa Etheridge Fearless Love Billboard Adult Top 40
Fearless Love
28  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
28
Taylor Swift Today Was A Fairytale Billboard Adult Top 40
Today Was A Fairytale
37  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Swift
Producer(s):
N.Chapman, T.Swift
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Big Machine
29
Cavo Let It Go Billboard Adult Top 40
Let It Go
31  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
30
Taylor Swift Fifteen Billboard Adult Top 40
Fifteen
26  Last
16  Peak
15  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Swift
Producer(s):
N.Chapman, T.Swift
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Big Machine
31
Iyaz Replay Billboard Adult Top 40
Replay
27  Last
26  Peak
14  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.R.Rotem, K.Jones, K.Anderson, J.Desrouleaux, T.Thomas, T.Thomas
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Time Is Money/Beluga Heights
32
Blue October Should Be Loved Billboard Adult Top 40
Should Be Loved
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown
33
Kelly Clarkson All I Ever Wanted Billboard Adult Top 40
All I Ever Wanted
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Watters, L.Biancaniello, D.Aranda
Producer(s):
L.Biancaniello, S.Watters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
34
David Guetta Featuring Akon Sexy Chick Billboard Adult Top 40
Sexy Chick
David Guetta Featuring Akon
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.D.Guetta, J.C.Sindres, G.H.Tuinfort, S.Wilhelm, A.D.B.A.Thiam
Producer(s):
D.Guetta, Sandy Vee, J.C.Sindres
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Gum/Astralwerks
35
Jason Derulo In My Head Billboard Adult Top 40
In My Head
40  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Desrouleaux, J.R.Rotem, C.Kelly
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Beluga Heights
36
Erik Hassle Hurtful Billboard Adult Top 40
Hurtful
38  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Artist Company TEN
37
Jay Sean Featuring Sean Paul & Lil Jon Do You Remember Billboard Adult Top 40
Do You Remember
Jay Sean Featuring Sean Paul & Lil Jon
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Jay Sean, J.Cotter, F.Storm, J.Skaller, R.Larow, S.P.Henriques, J.H.Smith, J.Perkins
Producer(s):
J Remy, BobbyBass
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Cash Money
38
Jason Derulo Whatcha Say Billboard Adult Top 40
Whatcha Say
33  Last
28  Peak
19  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.R.Rotem, K.Anderson, J.Desrouleaux, I.Heap
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Beluga Heights
39
Ryan Star Breathe Billboard Adult Top 40
Breathe
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Atlantic
40
V V Brown Shark In The Water Billboard Adult Top 40
Shark In The Water
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Mack, T.Tysper
Producer(s):
T.Tysper, M.Sepehrmanesh
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
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