MAINSTREAM TOP 40

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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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Celine Dion The Power Of Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The Power Of Love
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
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Gains in performance
3
Mariah Carey Without You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Without You
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
4
Janet Jackson Because Of Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Because Of Love
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
7
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Gains in performance
5
Toni Braxton Breathe Again Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Breathe Again
5
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Gin Blossoms Found Out About You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Found Out About You
8
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers Mary Jane's Last Dance Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Mary Jane's Last Dance
9
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
Bryan Adams/Rod Stewart/Sting All For Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
All For Love
Bryan Adams/Rod Stewart/Sting
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Meat Loaf Rock And Roll Dreams Come Through Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Rock And Roll Dreams Come Through
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
Eternal Stay Billboard Mainstream Top 40
12
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
12
All-4-One So Much In Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
So Much In Love
13
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Richard Marx Now And Forever Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Now And Forever
17
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
Counting Crows Mr. Jones Billboard Mainstream Top 40
27
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
3
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Gains in performance
15
Aerosmith Amazing Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Amazing
10
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
16
10,000 Maniacs Because The Night Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Because The Night
16
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Bryan Adams Please Forgive Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Please Forgive Me
14
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
20
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18
Salt-N-Pepa Featuring En Vogue Whatta Man Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Whatta Man
Salt-N-Pepa Featuring En Vogue
26
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
US3 Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)
20
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
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22
Bruce Springsteen Streets Of Philadelphia Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Streets Of Philadelphia
36
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Salt-N-Pepa Shoop Billboard Mainstream Top 40
25
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Haddaway Life (Everybody Needs Somebody To Love) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Life (Everybody Needs Somebody To Love)
18
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Ace Of Base All That She Wants Billboard Mainstream Top 40
All That She Wants
21
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Big Mountain Baby I Love Your Way (From "Reality Bites") Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Baby I Love Your Way (From "Reality Bites")
37
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
Whitney Houston Queen Of The Night Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Queen Of The Night
22
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Gabrielle Dreams Billboard Mainstream Top 40
23
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Jimmy Cliff I Can See Clearly Now Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Can See Clearly Now
24
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
30
CeCe Peniston I'm In The Mood Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I'm In The Mood
31
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
28
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Culture Beat Mr. Vain Billboard Mainstream Top 40
29
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
33
Michael Bolton Said I Loved You...But I Lied Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Said I Loved You...But I Lied
32
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Phil Collins Everyday Billboard Mainstream Top 40
34
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
35
Heart Will You Be There (In The Morning) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Will You Be There (In The Morning)
33
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Blind Melon No Rain Billboard Mainstream Top 40
38
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
37
Crash Test Dummies Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm
Gains in performance
38
Prince The Most Beautiful Girl In The World Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
Gains in performance
39
The Breeders Cannonball Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Cannonball
Gains in performance
40
Def Leppard Miss You In A Heartbeat Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Miss You In A Heartbeat
35
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
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