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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
11
WEEKS ON CHART
Ironic
Songwriter(s)
A.Morissette, G.Ballard
Producer(s)
G.Ballard
Imprint/Promotion Label
Reprise | Maverick

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1
Alanis Morissette Ironic Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Ironic
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

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
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
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
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
9
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
17  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Rich, D.DuBose
Producer(s):
T.Rich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista | LaFace
5
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Follow You Down
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
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
6
BoDeans Closer To Free Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Closer To Free
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Llanas, Neumann
Producer(s):
Bodeans
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Slash
7
Everything But The Girl Missing Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Missing
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Thorn, B.Watt
Producer(s):
B.Watt, T.Thorn, J.Coxon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
8
Collective Soul The World I Know Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The World I Know
10  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Roland, R.B.Childress
Producer(s):
E.Roland, M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
La Bouche Be My Lover Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Be My Lover
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
20
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
10
The Smashing Pumpkins 1979 Billboard Mainstream Top 40
1979
11  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.P.Corgan
Producer(s):
Flood, A.Moulder, B.Corgan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
11
Goo Goo Dolls Name Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Name
12  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Rzeznik
Producer(s):
L.Giordano
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Metal Blade
12
Natalie Merchant Wonder Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Wonder
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Merchant
Producer(s):
N.Merchant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
13
Brandy Sittin' Up In My Room Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sittin' Up In My Room
13  Last
13  Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
14
dog's eye view Everything Falls Apart Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Everything Falls Apart
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Stuart
Producer(s):
J.Barton, P.Stuart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
15
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Give Me One Reason
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
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
16
Hootie & The Blowfish Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven)
20  Last
Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
17
Tina Arena Chains Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Chains
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Arena, S.Wertel, P.Reswick
Producer(s):
D.Tyson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
18
Blues Traveler Hook Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Hook
14  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Popper
Producer(s):
S.Thompson, M.Barbiero
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
19
Foo Fighters Big Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Big Me
25  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Roswell
20
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Of Us
19  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Bazilian
Producer(s):
R.Chertoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Blue Gorilla/Mercury
21
Oasis Wonderwall Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Wonderwall
16  Last
10  Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.T.Gallagher
Producer(s):
O.Morris, N.Gallagher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
22
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Insensitive
26  Last
Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Loree
Producer(s):
E.Cherney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
23
3T Anything Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Anything
22  Last
18  Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Jackson, T.Jackson, T.J.Jackson
Producer(s):
3T
Imprint/Promotion Label:
550 Music | MJJ
24
No Doubt Just A Girl Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Just A Girl
28  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Stefani, T.Dumont
Producer(s):
M.Wilder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Trauma
25
Melissa Etheridge I Want To Come Over Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Want To Come Over
23  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Etheridge
Producer(s):
H.Padgham, M.Etheridge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
26
Color Me Badd The Earth, The Sun, The Rain Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The Earth, The Sun, The Rain
31  Last
Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Wolff, S.Piersa
Producer(s):
N.M.Walden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Giant
27
La Bouche Sweet Dreams Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sweet Dreams
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.A.Saraf, M.Sonmez, M.Thornton, R.Haynes
Producer(s):
Click Production
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
28
Ace Of Base Lucky Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Lucky Love
21  Last
19  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Joker, B.Steinberg
Producer(s):
D.Pop, Max Martin, Joker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
29
Hootie & The Blowfish Time Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Time
24  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bryan, D.Felber, D.Rucker, J.Sonefeld
Producer(s):
D.Gehman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
30
Deborah Cox Who Do U Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Who Do U Love
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.L.Campbell II, V.G.Benford
Producer(s):
L.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
31
The Presidents Of The United States Of America Peaches Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Peaches
27  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
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
32
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men One Sweet Day Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Sweet Day
Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men
30  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
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
33
Seal Don't Cry Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Don't Cry
33  Last
14  Peak
19  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.H.Samuel, Isidore
Producer(s):
T.Horn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | ZTT
34
Lina Santiago Feels So Good (Show Me Your Love) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Feels So Good (Show Me Your Love)
36  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
DJ Juanito
Producer(s):
J.C.Lopez
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal | Groove Nation
35
Whitney Houston & CeCe Winans Count On Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Count On Me
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface, W.Houston, M.Houston
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
36
Groove Theory Tell Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Tell Me
37  Last
21  Peak
23  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Wilson, A.Larrieux, D.Brown
Producer(s):
B.P.Wilson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
37
Spacehog In The Meantime Billboard Mainstream Top 40
In The Meantime
40  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Langdon
Producer(s):
Spacehog, B.Goggin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | HiFi/Sire
38
Bush Glycerine Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Glycerine
35  Last
28  Peak
12  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Rossdale
Producer(s):
C.Langer, A.Winstanley, Bush
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Trauma
39
Mary J. Blige Not Gon' Cry Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Not Gon' Cry
39  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Babyface
Producer(s):
Babyface
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
40
2Pac Featuring Dr. Dre And Roger Troutman California Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
California Love
2Pac Featuring Dr. Dre And Roger Troutman
38  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Death Row
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