POP SONGS

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This week's most popular pop songs, ranked by mainstream top 40 radio airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.

The week of
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LAST WEEK
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Two Princes
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2
Boy Krazy That's What Love Can Do Billboard Mainstream Top 40
That's What Love Can Do
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
Duran Duran Ordinary World Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Ordinary World
1
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1
PEAK POSITION
15
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4
Jeremy Jordan The Right Kind Of Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The Right Kind Of Love
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
10
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5
Bon Jovi Bed Of Roses Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Bed Of Roses
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Vanessa Williams/Brian McKnight Love Is (From "Beverly Hills, 90210") Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Love Is (From "Beverly Hills, 90210")
Vanessa Williams/Brian McKnight
7
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Sting If I Ever Lose My Faith In You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
If I Ever Lose My Faith In You
10
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
8
Whitney Houston I Have Nothing Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Have Nothing
12
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
9
Jade Don't Walk Away Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Don't Walk Away
13
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
10
Whitney Houston I'm Every Woman (From "The Bodyguard") Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I'm Every Woman (From "The Bodyguard")
6
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3
PEAK POSITION
12
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11
Jon Secada Angel Billboard Mainstream Top 40
14
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
12
R.E.M. Man On The Moon Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Man On The Moon
11
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Prince And The New Power Generation 7 Billboard Mainstream Top 40
7
Prince And The New Power Generation
9
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme)
Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle
8
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1
PEAK POSITION
15
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16
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10
PEAK POSITION
11
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16
Ugly Kid Joe Cat's In The Cradle Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Cat's In The Cradle
15
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11
PEAK POSITION
9
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17
Snow Informer Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Informer
17
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
P.M. Dawn Looking Through Patient Eyes Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Looking Through Patient Eyes
26
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Elton John Simple Life Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Simple Life
20
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
Boy George The Crying Game (From "The Crying Game") Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The Crying Game (From "The Crying Game")
30
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Sunscreem Love U More Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Love U More
27
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Joey Lawrence Nothin' My Love Can't Fix Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Nothin' My Love Can't Fix
28
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Kenny G Forever In Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Forever In Love
18
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
24
INXS Beautiful Girl Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Beautiful Girl
25
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24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Jon Secada Do You Believe In Us Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Do You Believe In Us
23
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Snap! Rhythm Is A Dancer Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Rhythm Is A Dancer
22
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Michael Jackson Who Is It Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Gains in performance
28
Mary J. Blige Sweet Thing Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sweet Thing
29
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
29
Michael Jackson Heal The World Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Heal The World
21
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
6
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30
Portrait Here We Go Again! Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Here We Go Again!
19
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
31
Shanice Saving Forever For You (From "Beverly Hills, 90210") Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Saving Forever For You (From "Beverly Hills, 90210")
24
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Prince And The New Power Generation The Morning Papers Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The Morning Papers
Prince And The New Power Generation
Gains in performance
33
Silk Freak Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Freak Me
40
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
En Vogue Give It Up, Turn It Loose Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Give It Up, Turn It Loose
34
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Go West Faithful Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Faithful
35
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Shai Comforter Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Comforter
Gains in performance
37
Neneh Cherry Buddy X Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Gains in performance
38
Restless Heart When She Cries Billboard Mainstream Top 40
When She Cries
32
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Go West What You Won't Do For Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
What You Won't Do For Love
37
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
2
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40
En Vogue Love Don't Love You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Love Don't Love You
MAINSTREAM TOP 40

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