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
9
WEEKS AT NO. 1
15
WEEKS ON CHART
Kiss From A Rose
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2
Hootie & The Blowfish Only Wanna Be With You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Only Wanna Be With You
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
3
TLC Waterfalls Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Waterfalls
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
4
Mariah Carey Fantasy Billboard Mainstream Top 40
6
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Janet Jackson Runaway Billboard Mainstream Top 40
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Michael Jackson You Are Not Alone Billboard Mainstream Top 40
You Are Not Alone
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Blues Traveler Run-Around Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Run-Around
7
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Gin Blossoms Til I Hear It From You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Til I Hear It From You
10
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
Del Amitri Roll To Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Roll To Me
11
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
10
Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Mainstream Top 40
As I Lay Me Down
13
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
Alanis Morissette You Oughta Know Billboard Mainstream Top 40
You Oughta Know
9
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
12
All-4-One I Can Love You Like That Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Can Love You Like That
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Collective Soul December Billboard Mainstream Top 40
12
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
14
Natalie Merchant Carnival Billboard Mainstream Top 40
14
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
15
Blessid Union Of Souls Let Me Be The One Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Let Me Be The One
16
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
Take That Back For Good Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Back For Good
18
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
Selena I Could Fall In Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Could Fall In Love
17
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
The Rembrandts I'll Be There For You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I'll Be There For You
15
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
23
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
Diana King Shy Guy Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Shy Guy
19
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
21
P.M. Dawn Downtown Venus Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Downtown Venus
22
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Fun Factory I Wanna B With U Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Wanna B With U
21
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Breakfast At Tiffany's
28
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
24
Dave Matthews Band Ants Marching Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Ants Marching
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Boyz II Men Water Runs Dry Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Water Runs Dry
20
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Paula Abdul Crazy Cool Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Crazy Cool
26
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Monica Don't Take It Personal (Just One Of Dem Days) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Don't Take It Personal (Just One Of Dem Days)
25
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Jon B. Featuring Babyface Someone To Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Someone To Love
Jon B. Featuring Babyface
27
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Soul For Real Every Little Thing I Do Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Every Little Thing I Do
29
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Coolio Featuring L.V. Gangsta's Paradise Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Gangsta's Paradise
Coolio Featuring L.V.
35
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
31
Nicki French Total Eclipse Of The Heart Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Total Eclipse Of The Heart
33
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
34
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Sheryl Crow Can't Cry Anymore Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Can't Cry Anymore
30
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Gains in performance
35
Real McCoy Come And Get Your Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Come And Get Your Love
31
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Michael Bolton Can I Touch You...There? Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Can I Touch You...There?
36
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
37
The Rembrandts This House Is Not A Home Billboard Mainstream Top 40
This House Is Not A Home
Gains in performance
38
Montell Jordan This Is How We Do It Billboard Mainstream Top 40
This Is How We Do It
37
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Bon Jovi Something For The Pain Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Something For The Pain
39
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
40
Scatman John Scatman (Ski-Ba-Bop-Ba-Dop-Bop) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Scatman (Ski-Ba-Bop-Ba-Dop-Bop)
40
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
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