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This week's most popular mainstream rock songs, ranked by radio airplay detections on mainstream rock-formatted stations, as measured by Nielsen Music.

MAINSTREAM ROCK SONGS

The week of
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Black Hole Sun
Songwriter(s)
C.J.Cornell
Producer(s)
M.Beinhorn, Soundgarden
Imprint/Promotion Label
A&M
Gains in performance

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Soundgarden Black Hole Sun Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Black Hole Sun
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Cornell
Producer(s):
M.Beinhorn, Soundgarden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
2
The Rolling Stones Love Is Strong Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Love Is Strong
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Jagger, K.Richards
Producer(s):
D.Was, The Glimmer Twins
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
3
Stone Temple Pilots Vasoline Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Vasoline
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
4
Live Selling The Drama Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Selling The Drama
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Kowalczyk, Live
Producer(s):
J.Harrison, Live
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Radioactive
5
Collective Soul Shine Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Shine
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland
Producer(s):
E.Roland
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
6
Candlebox Far Behind Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Far Behind
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Martin, Candlebox
Producer(s):
K.Gray, Candlebox
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maverick/Sire
7
Stone Temple Pilots Big Empty Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Big Empty
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
8
Steve Perry You Better Wait Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
You Better Wait
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Perry, L.L.Brewster, P.Taylor, M.Lucas, J.Pierce, G.Hawkins
Producer(s):
J.Barton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
9
Toad The Wet Sprocket Fall Down Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Fall Down
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Nichols, G.Phillips, Toad
Producer(s):
G.MacKillop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
10
Great White Sail Away Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Sail Away
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zoo
11
Meat Puppets Backwater Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Backwater
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Kirkwood
Producer(s):
P.Leary, Meat Puppets
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | London-Sire
12
Alice In Chains I Stay Away Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
I Stay Away
13  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
13
Spin Doctors You Let Your Heart Go Too Fast Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
You Let Your Heart Go Too Fast
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Spin Doctors
Producer(s):
Spin Doctors, P.Denenberg, F.Larocka
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
14
Pride & Glory Losin' Your Mind Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Losin' Your Mind
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
15
Pink Floyd Take It Back Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Take It Back
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Gilmour, B.Ezrin, P.Samson, N.Laird-Clowes
Producer(s):
B.Ezrin, D.Gilmour
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
Gary Hoey Low Rider Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Low Rider
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
17
Lenny Kravitz Deuce Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Deuce
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
18
Jackyl Push Comes To Shove Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Push Comes To Shove
39  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
19
Counting Crows Rain King Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Rain King
28  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | DGC
20
Boston Walk On Medley Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Walk On Medley
31  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
21
John Mellencamp With Me'Shell Ndegeocello Wild Night Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Wild Night
John Mellencamp With Me'Shell Ndegeocello
19  Last
17  Peak
11  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.Morrison
Producer(s):
J.Mellencamp, M.Wanchic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
22
Green Day Longview Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Longview
17  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
23
The Offspring Come Out And Play (Keep 'Em Separated) Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Come Out And Play (Keep 'Em Separated)
30  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph
24
The Steve Miller Band Rock It Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Rock It
25  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
25
Hootie & The Blowfish Hold My Hand Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Hold My Hand
36  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
26
Counting Crows Round Here Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Round Here
22  Last
11  Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | DGC
27
Aerosmith Crazy Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Crazy
20  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Tyler, J.Perry, D.Child
Producer(s):
B.Fairbairn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
28
Pearl Jam Elderly Woman Behind The Counter In A Small Town (Live) Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Elderly Woman Behind The Counter In A Small Town (Live)
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
29
Alice In Chains No Excuses Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
No Excuses
27  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
30
Soundgarden Spoonman Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Spoonman
26  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Cornell
Producer(s):
Soundgarden, M.Beinhorn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
31
Cracker Get Off This Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Get Off This
21  Last
18  Peak
14  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
32
Pink Floyd What Do You Want From Me Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
What Do You Want From Me
37  Last
16  Peak
17  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
33
The Rolling Stones You Got Me Rocking Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
You Got Me Rocking
35  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
34
Pink Floyd Keep Talking Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Keep Talking
29  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
35
The Smashing Pumpkins Rocket Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Rocket
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
36
The Allman Brothers Band No One To Run With Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
No One To Run With
24  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
37
Pearl Jam Dissident Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Dissident
32  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
38
The Smashing Pumpkins Disarm Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Disarm
33  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
39
Gilby Clarke Cure Me... Or Kill Me... Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Cure Me... Or Kill Me...
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
40
Collective Soul Breathe Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Breathe
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
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