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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2
PEAK POSITION
23
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3
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Of Us
2
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2
PEAK POSITION
15
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4
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
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6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
10
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LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
18
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7
La Bouche Be My Lover Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Be My Lover
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
13
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LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
13
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10
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
12
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10
Collective Soul The World I Know Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The World I Know
13
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
12
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Gains in performance
11
Oasis Wonderwall Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Wonderwall
12
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
8
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16
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
4
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13
Deep Blue Something Breakfast At Tiffany's Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Breakfast At Tiffany's
8
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
30
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14
Whitney Houston Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale") Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
11
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
17
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15
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Follow You Down
17
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
4
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Gains in performance
16
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Don't Cry
14
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Melissa Etheridge I Want To Come Over Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Want To Come Over
15
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
6
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Gains in performance
19
BoDeans Closer To Free Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Closer To Free
21
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
20
Brandy Sittin' Up In My Room Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sittin' Up In My Room
27
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
3T Anything Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Anything
24
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
Sophie B. Hawkins Only Love (The Ballad Of Sleeping Beauty) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Only Love (The Ballad Of Sleeping Beauty)
25
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Alanis Morissette Hand In My Pocket Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Hand In My Pocket
19
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
21
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23
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
25
Ace Of Base Lucky Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Lucky Love
32
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
26
TLC Diggin' On You Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Diggin' On You
20
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Groove Theory Tell Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
26
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Bush Glycerine Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Glycerine
30
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
29
Toad The Wet Sprocket Good Intentions Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Good Intentions
31
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Always Be My Baby
38
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
2
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Gains in performance
36
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
32
George Michael Jesus To A Child Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Jesus To A Child
28
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
33
Monica Before You Walk Out Of My Life Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Before You Walk Out Of My Life
33
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
34
Madonna You'll See Billboard Mainstream Top 40
You'll See
29
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
18
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34
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
36
Deborah Cox Who Do U Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Who Do U Love
Gains in performance
37
Planet Soul Set U Free Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Set U Free
37
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
38
Coolio Featuring L.V. Gangsta's Paradise Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Gangsta's Paradise
Coolio Featuring L.V.
40
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
39
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Because You Loved Me
Gains in performance
40
2Pac Featuring Dr. Dre And Roger Troutman California Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
California Love
2Pac Featuring Dr. Dre And Roger Troutman
Gains in performance
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