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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
18
WEEKS ON CHART
Somebody That I Used To Know
Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Songwriter(s)
W.de Backer, L.Bonfa
Producer(s)
W.de Backer
Imprint/Promotion Label
Republic | Samples 'n' Seconds/Fairfax
Gains in performance

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Gotye Featuring Kimbra Somebody That I Used To Know Billboard Adult Top 40
Somebody That I Used To Know
Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.de Backer, L.Bonfa
Producer(s):
W.de Backer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Samples 'n' Seconds/Fairfax
2
fun. Featuring Janelle Monae We Are Young Billboard Adult Top 40
We Are Young
fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Ruess, A.Dost, J.M.Antonoff, J.Bhasker
Producer(s):
fun., J.Bhasker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
3
Maroon 5 Payphone Billboard Adult Top 40
Payphone
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M/Octone
4
Train Drive By Billboard Adult Top 40
Drive By
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.T.Monahan, E.Lind, A.Bjorklund
Producer(s):
Espionage, B.Walker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
5
Adele Rumour Has It Billboard Adult Top 40
Rumour Has It
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.L.B.Adkins, R.B.Tedder
Producer(s):
R.B.Tedder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | XL
6
The Wanted Glad You Came Billboard Adult Top 40
Glad You Came
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.McCutcheon, W.A.Hector, E.Drewett
Producer(s):
Steve Mac
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Global Music Recordings/Mercury
7
Kelly Clarkson Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You) Billboard Adult Top 40
Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Elofsson, A.Tamposi, D.Gamson, G.Kurstin
Producer(s):
G.Kurstin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
8
Carly Rae Jepsen Call Me Maybe Billboard Adult Top 40
Call Me Maybe
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Ramsay, C.R.Jepsen, T.Crowe
Producer(s):
J.Ramsay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | 604/SchoolBoy
9
One Direction What Makes You Beautiful Billboard Adult Top 40
What Makes You Beautiful
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Yacoub, C.Falk, S.Kotecha
Producer(s):
C.Falk, Rami
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | SYCO
10
Jason Mraz I Won't Give Up Billboard Adult Top 40
I Won't Give Up
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Mraz, M.Natter
Producer(s):
J.Chiccarelli
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Atlantic
11
Neon Trees Everybody Talks Billboard Adult Top 40
Everybody Talks
14  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Glenn, T.Pagnotta
Producer(s):
J.Meldal-Johnsen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
12
John Mayer Shadow Days Billboard Adult Top 40
Shadow Days
13  Last
12  Peak
14  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Mayer
Producer(s):
J.Mayer, D.Was
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
13
Katy Perry Part Of Me Billboard Adult Top 40
Part Of Me
12  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Katy Perry, L.Gottwald, Max Martin, B.McKee
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, Max Martin, Cirkut
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
14
Demi Lovato Give Your Heart A Break Billboard Adult Top 40
Give Your Heart A Break
16  Last
14  Peak
14  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Berman, B.Steinberg
Producer(s):
Josh Alexander, B.Steinberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
15
Nickelback Lullaby Billboard Adult Top 40
Lullaby
15  Last
15  Peak
19  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Kroeger, C.Wiseman, R.Clawson, C.G.Tompkins
Producer(s):
Nickelback, B.Howes, J.Moi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Roadrunner
16
Graffiti6 Free Billboard Adult Top 40
Free
17  Last
16  Peak
13  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Scott, T.Danvers
Producer(s):
Graffiti6
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | N.W.Free
17
Karmin Brokenhearted Billboard Adult Top 40
Brokenhearted
22  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Heidemann, N.Noonan, R.Head, J.Hill, C.Kelly, H.R.Walter, E.Wright
Producer(s):
Cirkut, E.Wright
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
18
Gavin DeGraw Sweeter Billboard Adult Top 40
Sweeter
20  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | J
19
Flo Rida Featuring Sia Wild Ones Billboard Adult Top 40
Wild Ones
Flo Rida Featuring Sia
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Dillard, R.Judrin, P.Melki, S.K.I.Furler, Axwell, J.E.Luttrell, M.Cooper, B.Maddahi
Producer(s):
SoFly & Nius, Axwell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Poe Boy
20
Carrie Underwood Good Girl Billboard Adult Top 40
Good Girl
23  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Underwood, C. DeStefano, A.Gorley
Producer(s):
M.Bright
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19/Arista Nashville
21
Katy Perry Wide Awake Billboard Adult Top 40
Wide Awake
35  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Katy Perry, L.Gottwald, Max Martin, B.McKee, H.R.Walter
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, Cirkut
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
22
Eric Hutchinson Watching You Watch Him Billboard Adult Top 40
Watching You Watch Him
21  Last
20  Peak
17  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Let's Break Records
23
Ed Sheeran The A Team Billboard Adult Top 40
The A Team
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.C.Sheeran
Producer(s):
J.Gosling, E.Sheeran
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Elektra
24
Daughtry Outta My Head Billboard Adult Top 40
Outta My Head
27  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
25
Nicki Minaj Starships Billboard Adult Top 40
Starships
29  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
O.T.Maraj, N.Khayat, C.Falk, R.Yacoub, W.A.Hector
Producer(s):
Rami, RedOne, C.Falk
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Young Money/Cash Money
26
Mat Kearney Ships In The Night Billboard Adult Top 40
Ships In The Night
25  Last
25  Peak
18  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Kearney, R.Marvin, J.Crosby, J.Lehning
Producer(s):
R.Marvin, J.Lehning
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Aware
27
Haley Reinhart Free Billboard Adult Top 40
Free
31  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | 19
28
Calvin Harris Feel So Close Billboard Adult Top 40
Feel So Close
28  Last
28  Peak
11  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Calvin Harris
Producer(s):
Calvin Harris
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
29
Kris Allen The Vision Of Love Billboard Adult Top 40
The Vision Of Love
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
30
Alanis Morissette Guardian Billboard Adult Top 40
Guardian
36  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Sigsworth
Producer(s):
J.Chiccarelli
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Collective Sounds
31
Taylor Swift Eyes Open Billboard Adult Top 40
Eyes Open
19  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Swift
Producer(s):
N.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lions Gate/Big Machine
32
Usher Scream Billboard Adult Top 40
Scream
38  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Max Martin, Shellback, S.Kotecha, U.Raymond IV
Producer(s):
Max Martin, Shellback
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
33
Junior Doctor Uh Oh Billboard Adult Top 40
Uh Oh
37  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Toucan Cove
34
David Guetta Featuring Nicki Minaj Turn Me On Billboard Adult Top 40
Turn Me On
David Guetta Featuring Nicki Minaj
34  Last
27  Peak
18  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Dean, P.D.Guetta, G.H.Tuinfort, O.T.Maraj
Producer(s):
D.Guetta, G.H.Tuinfort
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | What A Music/Astralwerks
35
Adam Lambert Never Close Our Eyes Billboard Adult Top 40
Never Close Our Eyes
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, A.Levine, L.Gottwald, H.R.Walter
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, Cirkut, The SmeeZingtons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
36
Kelly Clarkson Dark Side Billboard Adult Top 40
Dark Side
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
busbee, Alex G.
Producer(s):
G.Kurstin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 19
37
Rihanna Where Have You Been Billboard Adult Top 40
Where Have You Been
39  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Dean, L.Gottwald, Calvin Harris, H.R.Walter, G.Mack
Producer(s):
Dr. Luke, Cirkut, Calvin Harris
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SRP/Def Jam
38
NEEDTOBREATHE Keep Your Eyes Open Billboard Adult Top 40
Keep Your Eyes Open
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Rinehart, N.Rinehart
Producer(s):
R.Beato, NEEDTOBREATHE
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Atlantic
39
Justin Bieber Boyfriend Billboard Adult Top 40
Boyfriend
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Posner, J.D.Bieber, M.Levy, M.T.Musto
Producer(s):
M.Posner, MdL
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | SchoolBoy/Raymond Braun/Island
40
Grouplove Tongue Tied Billboard Adult Top 40
Tongue Tied
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Grouplove
Producer(s):
R.Rabin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Canvasback
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