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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
12
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
Gains in performance

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1
Lady Antebellum Need You Now Billboard Adult Top 40
Need You Now
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

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
32  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.T.Monahan, E.Lind, A.Bjorklund
Producer(s):
M.Terefe, Espionage, G.Wattenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
3
Lifehouse Halfway Gone Billboard Adult Top 40
Halfway Gone
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Wade, J.Cole, K.Rudolf, J.K.Hindlin
Producer(s):
J.Cole, Lifehouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Geffen
4
Kris Allen Live Like We're Dying Billboard Adult Top 40
Live Like We're Dying
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

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
5
John Mayer Heartbreak Warfare Billboard Adult Top 40
Heartbreak Warfare
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Mayer
Producer(s):
J.Mayer, Stevie J
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
6
Daughtry Life After You Billboard Adult Top 40
Life After You
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
20
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
Orianthi According To You Billboard Adult Top 40
According To You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
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
8
The Script Breakeven Billboard Adult Top 40
Breakeven
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
29
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
9
Michael Buble Haven't Met You Yet Billboard Adult Top 40
Haven't Met You Yet
10  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
23
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
10
Lady Gaga Bad Romance Billboard Adult Top 40
Bad Romance
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
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
11
OneRepublic All The Right Moves Billboard Adult Top 40
All The Right Moves
12  Last
11  Peak
26  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
26
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
12
Adam Lambert Whataya Want From Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Whataya Want From Me
13  Last
12  Peak
13  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P!nk, Max Martin, Shellback
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Shellback
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
13
Colbie Caillat I Never Told You Billboard Adult Top 40
I Never Told You
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
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
14
Ke$ha TiK ToK Billboard Adult Top 40
TiK ToK
14  Last
14  Peak
14  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
14
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
15
Muse Uprising Billboard Adult Top 40
Uprising
17  Last
15  Peak
15  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Bellamy
Producer(s):
Muse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
16
The Fray Syndicate Billboard Adult Top 40
Syndicate
18  Last
16  Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
17
Bon Jovi Superman Tonight Billboard Adult Top 40
Superman Tonight
19  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
18
Theory Of A Deadman All Or Nothing Billboard Adult Top 40
All Or Nothing
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Connolly
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | 604/Roadrunner
19
Kelly Clarkson All I Ever Wanted Billboard Adult Top 40
All I Ever Wanted
25  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Watters, L.Biancaniello, D.Aranda
Producer(s):
L.Biancaniello, S.Watters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | 19/RCA
20
Pearl Jam Just Breathe Billboard Adult Top 40
Just Breathe
22  Last
20  Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Vedder
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monkeywrench
21
Barenaked Ladies You Run Away Billboard Adult Top 40
You Run Away
21  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Robertson
Producer(s):
M.P.Wojewoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Raisin'
22
Lady Gaga Featuring Beyonce Telephone Billboard Adult Top 40
Telephone
Lady Gaga Featuring Beyonce
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
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
23
Snow Patrol Just Say Yes Billboard Adult Top 40
Just Say Yes
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor/Fiction/Geffen
24
Melissa Etheridge Fearless Love Billboard Adult Top 40
Fearless Love
27  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
25
Nickelback This Afternoon Billboard Adult Top 40
This Afternoon
36  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Nickelback, R.J.Lange, C.Kroeger
Producer(s):
R.J.Lange, Nickelback, J.Moi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Roadrunner
26
Taylor Swift Today Was A Fairytale Billboard Adult Top 40
Today Was A Fairytale
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
4
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
27
Jason Derulo In My Head Billboard Adult Top 40
In My Head
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
4
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
28
Cavo Let It Go Billboard Adult Top 40
Let It Go
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
29
Carrie Underwood Cowboy Casanova Billboard Adult Top 40
Cowboy Casanova
28  Last
21  Peak
19  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
19
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
30
Ryan Star Breathe Billboard Adult Top 40
Breathe
34  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Atlantic
31
Blue October Should Be Loved Billboard Adult Top 40
Should Be Loved
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown
32
V V Brown Shark In The Water Billboard Adult Top 40
Shark In The Water
35  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Mack, T.Tysper
Producer(s):
T.Tysper, M.Sepehrmanesh
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
33
Erik Hassle Hurtful Billboard Adult Top 40
Hurtful
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Artist Company TEN
34
Iyaz Replay Billboard Adult Top 40
Replay
31  Last
26  Peak
16  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
35
Angel Taylor Like You Do Billboard Adult Top 40
Like You Do
40  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Blue Revolution/Aware
36
The Black Eyed Peas Imma Be Billboard Adult Top 40
Imma Be
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Adams, A.Pineda, J.Gomez, S.Duhamel, K.Harris, J.Tankel, D.Foder, T.Brenneck, M.Deller
Producer(s):
K.Harris, will.i.am
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
37
David Guetta Featuring Akon Sexy Chick Billboard Adult Top 40
Sexy Chick
David Guetta Featuring Akon
37  Last
30  Peak
11  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
11
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
38
Miley Cyrus When I Look At You Billboard Adult Top 40
When I Look At You
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Shanks, H.Lindsey
Producer(s):
J.M.Shanks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
39
The Black Eyed Peas Meet Me Halfway Billboard Adult Top 40
Meet Me Halfway
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Adams, A.Pineda, J.Gomez, S.Duhamel, K.Harris, J.Baptiste, S.Gordon, K.L.Orzolek, N.Zinner, B.Chase
Producer(s):
K.Harris, will.i.am
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
40
Cascada Evacuate The Dancefloor Billboard Adult Top 40
Evacuate The Dancefloor
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Y.Peifer, A.Eshuijs, M.Reuter
Producer(s):
M.Reuter, Y.Peifer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Robbins
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