POP SONGS

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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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WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
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2
Celine Dion Because You Loved Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Because You Loved Me
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
3
Mariah Carey Always Be My Baby Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Always Be My Baby
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Gin Blossoms Follow You Down Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Follow You Down
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
6
BoDeans Closer To Free Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Closer To Free
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Give Me One Reason
10
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
8
Hootie & The Blowfish Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Old Man & Me (When I Get To Heaven)
8
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Collective Soul The World I Know Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The World I Know
9
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
11
dog's eye view Everything Falls Apart Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Everything Falls Apart
12
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Brandy Sittin' Up In My Room Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sittin' Up In My Room
14
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
15
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
15
La Bouche Be My Lover Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Be My Lover
13
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
16
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Foo Fighters Big Me Billboard Mainstream Top 40
18
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
La Bouche Sweet Dreams Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sweet Dreams
22
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Tina Arena Chains Billboard Mainstream Top 40
17
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Color Me Badd The Earth, The Sun, The Rain Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The Earth, The Sun, The Rain
21
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART
22
George Michael Fastlove Billboard Mainstream Top 40
29
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Insensitive
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
24
Fugees Featuring Bounty Killer Killing Me Softly Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Killing Me Softly
Fugees Featuring Bounty Killer
28
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
No Doubt Just A Girl Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Just A Girl
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Oasis Wonderwall Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Wonderwall
23
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Joan Osborne One Of Us Billboard Mainstream Top 40
One Of Us
25
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART
28
3T Anything Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Anything
26
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Melissa Etheridge I Want To Come Over Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Want To Come Over
27
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Coolio 1,2,3,4 (Sumpin' New) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
1,2,3,4 (Sumpin' New)
34
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
31
Ace Of Base Lucky Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Lucky Love
31
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
35
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
Deborah Cox Who Do U Love Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Who Do U Love
32
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
36
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
35
Voice Of The Beehive Scary Kisses Billboard Mainstream Top 40
40
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
Los Del Rio Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
Gains in performance
37
Everclear Santa Monica (Watch The World Die) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Santa Monica (Watch The World Die)
Gains in performance
38
The Cranberries Salvation Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Gains in performance
Gains in performance
40
Spacehog In The Meantime Billboard Mainstream Top 40
In The Meantime
37
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
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