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

POP SONGS

The week of
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Ironic
Songwriter(s)
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s)
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label
Reprise | Maverick
Gains in performance

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1
Alanis Morissette Ironic Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Ironic
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
2
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Because You Loved Me
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.E.Warren
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music
3
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Always Be My Baby
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Carey, J.Dupri, M.L.Seal, Jr., J.S.Harris III, T.S.Lewis
Producer(s):
M.Carey, J.Dupri
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
4
The Tony Rich Project Nobody Knows Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Nobody Knows
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
5
Everything But The Girl Missing Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Missing
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Thorn, B.Watt
Producer(s):
B.Watt, T.Thorn, J.Coxon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
6
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Follow You Down
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Valenzuela, R.Wilson, M.Crenshaw, S.Johnson, B.Leen, P.Rhodes
Producer(s):
J.Hampton, Gin Blossoms
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
7
BoDeans Closer To Free Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Closer To Free
11  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Llanas, Neumann
Producer(s):
Bodeans
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Slash
8
La Bouche Be My Lover Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Be My Lover
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.A.Saraf, A.Brenner, M.Thornton, L.McCray
Producer(s):
A.Brenner, G.A.Saraf
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
9
Natalie Merchant Wonder Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Wonder
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
10
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Name
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Metal Blade
11
Collective Soul The World I Know Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The World I Know
10  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland, R.B.Childress
Producer(s):
E.Roland, M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
12
The Smashing Pumpkins 1979 Billboard Mainstream Top 40
1979
12  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.P.Corgan
Producer(s):
Flood, A.Moulder, B.Corgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
13
Blues Traveler Hook Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Hook
13  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
14
Oasis Wonderwall Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Wonderwall
15  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.T.Gallagher
Producer(s):
O.Morris, N.Gallagher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
15
Brandy Sittin' Up In My Room Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sittin' Up In My Room
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
16
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Of Us
14  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Bazilian
Producer(s):
R.Chertoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Blue Gorilla/Mercury
17
Hootie & The Blowfish Time Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Time
17  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
18
3T Anything Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Anything
19  Last
18  Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Jackson, T.Jackson, T.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
3T
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music | MJJ
19
Ace Of Base Lucky Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Lucky Love
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Joker, B.Steinberg
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, Joker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
20
dog's eye view Everything Falls Apart Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Everything Falls Apart
23  Last
Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Stuart
Producer(s):
J.Barton, P.Stuart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
Melissa Etheridge I Want To Come Over Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Want To Come Over
18  Last
15  Peak
12  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Etheridge
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, M.Etheridge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
22
Tina Arena Chains Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Chains
25  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Arena, S.Wertel, P.Reswick
Producer(s):
D.Tyson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
23
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Give Me One Reason
30  Last
Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.L.Chapman
Producer(s):
D.Gehman, T.Chapman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
24
The Presidents Of The United States Of America Peaches Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Peaches
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Ballew, Presidents Of The United States Of America
Producer(s):
C.Uno, C.Ballew, D.Dederer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
25
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
21  Last
Peak
23  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
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
26
Sophie B. Hawkins Only Love (The Ballad Of Sleeping Beauty) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Only Love (The Ballad Of Sleeping Beauty)
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.B.Hawkins
Producer(s):
S.Lipson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
27
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Insensitive
27  Last
Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
28
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Don't Cry
26  Last
14  Peak
17  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
29
Deborah Cox Who Do U Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Who Do U Love
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.L.Campbell II, V.G.Benford
Producer(s):
L.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
30
Bush Glycerine Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Glycerine
29  Last
28  Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Rossdale
Producer(s):
C.Langer, A.Winstanley, Bush
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Trauma
31
No Doubt Just A Girl Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Just A Girl
34  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Stefani, T.Dumont
Producer(s):
M.Wilder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Trauma
32
Foo Fighters Big Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Big Me
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Roswell
33
Lina Santiago Feels So Good (Show Me Your Love) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Feels So Good (Show Me Your Love)
37  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
DJ Juanito
Producer(s):
J.C.Lopez
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | Groove Nation
34
Groove Theory Tell Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Tell Me
31  Last
21  Peak
21  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Wilson, A.Larrieux, D.Brown
Producer(s):
B.P.Wilson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
35
2Pac Featuring Dr. Dre And Roger Troutman California Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
California Love
2Pac Featuring Dr. Dre And Roger Troutman
36  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Death Row
36
Mary J. Blige Not Gon' Cry Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Not Gon' Cry
38  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
37
Whitney Houston Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale") Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) (From "Waiting To Exhale")
33  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
38
Spacehog In The Meantime Billboard Mainstream Top 40
In The Meantime
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Langdon
Producer(s):
Spacehog, B.Goggin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | HiFi/Sire
39
Blessid Union Of Souls Oh Virginia Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Oh Virginia
32  Last
23  Peak
10  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
40
Alanis Morissette Hand In My Pocket Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Hand In My Pocket
35  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Maverick
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