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

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The week of
5
LAST WEEK
5
WEEKS ON CHART
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
Songwriter(s)
M.Carey, M.McCary, N.Morris, W.Morris, S.Stockman, W.Afanasieff
Producer(s)
W.Afanasieff, M.Carey
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia
Gains in performance

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Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, M.McCary, N.Morris, W.Morris, S.Stockman, W.Afanasieff
Producer(s):
W.Afanasieff, M.Carey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
2
Mariah Carey Fantasy Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Fantasy
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, C.Frantz, T.Weymouth, D.Hall, A.Belew, S.Stanley
Producer(s):
M.Carey, D.Hall, Diddy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
3
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Name
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Metal Blade
4
Janet Jackson Runaway Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Runaway
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Jackson, J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
Jimmy Jam, T.S.Lewis, J.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
5
Sophie B. Hawkins As I Lay Me Down Billboard Mainstream Top 40
As I Lay Me Down
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
6
TLC Diggin' On You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Diggin' On You
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
7
Madonna You'll See Billboard Mainstream Top 40
You'll See
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Ciccone, D.W.Foster, P.Martinez
Producer(s):
Madonna, D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Maverick
8
Alanis Morissette Hand In My Pocket Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Hand In My Pocket
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
9
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Breakfast At Tiffany's
10  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Pipes
Producer(s):
D.Castell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | RainMaker
10
Ace Of Base Beautiful Life Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Beautiful Life
12  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Joker, J.Ballard
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, Joker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
11
Gin Blossoms Til I Hear It From You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Til I Hear It From You
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
12
Natalie Merchant Carnival Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Carnival
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
13
Hootie & The Blowfish Only Wanna Be With You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Only Wanna Be With You
11  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
14
Take That Back For Good Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Back For Good
14  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Barlow
Producer(s):
C.Porter, G.Barlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
15
Seal Kiss From A Rose Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Kiss From A Rose
15  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT/Sire
16
Del Amitri Roll To Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Roll To Me
16  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Currie
Producer(s):
A.Clay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
17
Whitney Houston Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale") Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
24  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
18
Toad The Wet Sprocket Good Intentions Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Good Intentions
21  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Columbia
19
Blues Traveler Run-Around Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Run-Around
18  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
20
Hootie & The Blowfish Time Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Time
23  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
21
Collective Soul December Billboard Mainstream Top 40
December
22  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland
Producer(s):
E.Roland, M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
22
Everything But The Girl Missing Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Missing
36  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Thorn, B.Watt
Producer(s):
B.Watt, T.Thorn, J.Coxon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
23
Alanis Morissette You Oughta Know Billboard Mainstream Top 40
You Oughta Know
20  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
24
Blessid Union Of Souls Let Me Be The One Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Let Me Be The One
19  Last
14  Peak
18  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Sloan, J.Pence, Emosia
Producer(s):
Emosia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
25
Coolio Featuring L.V. Gangsta's Paradise Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Gangsta's Paradise
Coolio Featuring L.V.
17  Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Ivey,Jr., L.Sanders, D.Rasheed, S.H.Morris
Producer(s):
D.Rasheed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | MCA Soundtracks
26
The Presidents Of The United States Of America Lump Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Lump
27  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
C.Uno, C.Ballew, D.Dederer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
27
TLC Waterfalls Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Waterfalls
25  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
28
Fun Factory I Wanna B With U Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Wanna B With U
28  Last
21  Peak
20  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Aris, R.Kesselbauer, T.Cottura, R.Hardison
Producer(s):
Positive Groove
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Curb | Curb-edel
29
Groove Theory Tell Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Tell Me
33  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Wilson, A.Larrieux, D.Brown
Producer(s):
B.P.Wilson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
30
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Of Us
34  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Bazilian
Producer(s):
R.Chertoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Blue Gorilla/Mercury
31
Meat Loaf I'd Lie For You (And That's The Truth) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I'd Lie For You (And That's The Truth)
26  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
R.Nevison
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
32
Big Mountain Get Together Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Get Together
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Powers
Producer(s):
A.Zigman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant
33
Edwin McCain Solitude Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Solitude
29  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.McCain
Producer(s):
P.Fox
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Lava
34
Jon B Pretty Girl Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Pretty Girl
31  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music | Yab Yum
35
Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories Do You Sleep? Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Do You Sleep?
30  Last
16  Peak
13  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Loeb
Producer(s):
J.Patino, L.Loeb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
36
Selena Dreaming Of You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Dreaming Of You
39  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
F.Golde, T.Snow
Producer(s):
G.Roche
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | Capitol Latin
37
Melissa Etheridge Your Little Secret Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Your Little Secret
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
38
Def Leppard When Love & Hate Collide Billboard Mainstream Top 40
When Love & Hate Collide
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Elliott, R.Savage
Producer(s):
P.Woodroffe, Def Leppard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
39
Backstreet Boys We've Got It Goin' On Billboard Mainstream Top 40
We've Got It Goin' On
38  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, H.Crichlow
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive
40
Diana King Shy Guy Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Shy Guy
37  Last
15  Peak
25  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.King, A.Marvel, K.Gardner
Producer(s):
A.Marvel
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Work
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