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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
12
WEEKS ON CHART
I Love You Always Forever
Gains in performance
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2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
3
Eric Clapton Change The World Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Change The World
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Jewel Who Will Save Your Soul Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Who Will Save Your Soul
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
5
Dishwalla Counting Blue Cars Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Counting Blue Cars
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Toni Braxton You're Makin' Me High Billboard Mainstream Top 40
You're Makin' Me High
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Primitive Radio Gods Standing Outside A Broken Phone Booth... Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Standing Outside A Broken Phone Booth...
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
8
No Mercy Where Do You Go Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Where Do You Go
9
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
Quad City DJ's C'mon N' Ride It (The Train) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
C'mon N' Ride It (The Train)
10
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
10
Los Del Rio Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)
8
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART
11
Celine Dion It's All Coming Back To Me Now Billboard Mainstream Top 40
It's All Coming Back To Me Now
13
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
12
Tracy Chapman Give Me One Reason Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Give Me One Reason
12
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Jann Arden Insensitive Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Insensitive
11
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART
14
La Bouche Sweet Dreams Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Sweet Dreams
14
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
15
No Doubt Spiderwebs Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Spiderwebs
19
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
The Cranberries Free To Decide Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Free To Decide
18
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
17
Hootie & The Blowfish Tucker's Town Billboard Mainstream Top 40
15
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Keith Sweat Twisted Billboard Mainstream Top 40
22
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Natalie Merchant Jealousy Billboard Mainstream Top 40
16
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
20
Fugees Featuring Bounty Killer Killing Me Softly Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Killing Me Softly
Fugees Featuring Bounty Killer
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART
21
R. Kelly I Can't Sleep Baby (If I) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
I Can't Sleep Baby (If I)
23
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
30
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Color Me Badd The Earth, The Sun, The Rain Billboard Mainstream Top 40
The Earth, The Sun, The Rain
20
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART
24
John Mellencamp Key West Intermezzo (I Saw You First) Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Key West Intermezzo (I Saw You First)
26
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
25
Alanis Morissette Head Over Feet Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Head Over Feet
31
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
26
Blues Traveler But Anyway Billboard Mainstream Top 40
But Anyway
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
27
Garbage Stupid Girl Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Stupid Girl
27
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
28
Mariah Carey Forever Billboard Mainstream Top 40
21
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
29
Maxi Priest Featuring Shaggy That Girl Billboard Mainstream Top 40
That Girl
Maxi Priest Featuring Shaggy
25
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Melissa Etheridge Nowhere To Go Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Nowhere To Go
29
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
31
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Tha Crossroads Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Tha Crossroads
28
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART
32
Dave Matthews Band So Much To Say Billboard Mainstream Top 40
So Much To Say
32
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
33
Oasis Don't Look Back In Anger Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Don't Look Back In Anger
37
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
34
Bryan Adams Let's Make A Night To Remember Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Let's Make A Night To Remember
35
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
33
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
36
Sheryl Crow If It Makes You Happy Billboard Mainstream Top 40
If It Makes You Happy
Gains in performance
Gains in performance
38
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
39
Oasis Champagne Supernova Billboard Mainstream Top 40
Champagne Supernova
36
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART
40
Amber This Is Your Night Billboard Mainstream Top 40
This Is Your Night
39
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
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