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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: June 25, 2006

A chart full of “Wonder” and nostalgia.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back 15 years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of June 25, 2006…

Debuts:
39. JOSH STRICKLAND with PHIL COLLINS, “Who Better Than Me?”
38. JOHN MAYER, “Waiting On The World To Change”

Biggest Movers:
(see #3 below)

10. KT TUNSTALL, “Suddenly I See” (steady, second week)
Album: Eye To The Telescope (2006, Virgin Records)
Peak: #8

09. BON JOVI featuring JENNIFER NETTLES, “Who Says You Can’t Go Home?” (down 3)
Album: Have A Nice Day (2005, Island Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

08. DANIEL POWTER, “Lie To Me” (down 5)
Album: Daniel Powter (2006, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

07. ROB THOMAS, “Ever The Same” (down 2)
Album: …Something To Be (2005, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for two weeks

06. BO BICE, “The Real Thing” (down 2)
Album: The Real Thing (2005, RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

05. THE ALL-AMERICAN REJECTS, “Move Along” (up 3)
Album: Move Along (2005, Doghouse/Interscope Records)
Peak: #5 for three weeks

04. JAMES BLUNT, “High” (up 3)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2005, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3

03. FIVE FOR FIGHTING, “The Riddle (You And I)” (up 18)
Album: Two Lights (2006, Aware/Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

02. KEANE, “Is It Any Wonder?” (steady, second week)
Album: Under The Iron Sea (2006, Interscope Records)
Peak: #2 for two weeks

01. DANIEL POWTER, “Bad Day” (steady, eighth week)
Album: Daniel Powter (2006, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks (2005) and ten weeks (2006)

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: April 2, 2006

The chart is looking beautiful, it’s true.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back 15 years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of April 2, 2006…

Debuts:
38. DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE, “Crooked Teeth”

Biggest Mover(s):
KT TUNSTALL, “Suddenly I See” (27-22)
ORSON, “No Tomorrow” (23-18, five spots)

10. MADONNA, “Sorry” (down 4)
Album: Confessions On A Dance Floor (2005, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #3 for four weeks

09. JEWEL, “Again And Again” (up 3)
Album: Goodbye Alice In Wonderland (2006, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #7 for five weeks

08. KELLY CLARKSON, “Walk Away” (up 2)
Album: Breakaway (2004, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #7

07. ROB THOMAS, “Ever The Same” (up 2)
Album: …Something To Be (2005, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for two weeks

06. JOSH KELLEY, “Almost Honest” (up 1)
Album: Almost Honest (2005, Hollywood Records)
Peak: #6

05. JAMES BLUNT, “You’re Beautiful” (steady, third week)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2006, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for eight weeks

04. JAMES BLUNT, “Wisemen” (steady, second week)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2006, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for three weeks

03. KT TUNSTALL, “Black Horse And The Cherry Tree” (steady, second week)
Album: Eye To The Telescope (2006, Relentless/Virgin Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

02. BO BICE, “The Real Thing” (steady, second week)
Album: The Real Thing (2005, RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

01. NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, “Unwritten” (steady, sixth week)
Album: Unwritten (2005, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for nine weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: January 15, 2006

The top ten gets pretty beautiful.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back 14 years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of January 15, 2006…

Debuts:
40. 3 DOORS DOWN featuring BOB SEGER, “Landing In London (All I Think About Is You)”
39. BIG BLUE HEARTS, “Lovin’ You”

Biggest Mover(s):
A-HA, “Analogue (All I Want)” (36-19, seventeen spots)

10. RELIENT K, “Who I Am Hates Who I’ve Been” (up 1)
Album: MMHMM (2004, Gotee/Capitol Records)
Peak: #8 for two weeks

09. TRAIN, “Cab” (up 1)
Album: For Me, It’s You (2006, Columbia Records)
Peak: #6

08. JAMES BLUNT, “Goodbye My Lover” (steady, second week)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2006, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #8 for two weeks

07. THE GOO GOO DOLLS, “Better Days” (steady, second week)
Album: Let Love In (2006, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #5

06. CASCADA, “Everytime We Touch” (steady, third week)
Album: Everytime We Touch (2006, Robbins Entertainment)
Peak: #6 for four weeks

05. DARREN HAYES, “So Beautiful” (steady, third week)
Album: Truly Madly Completely: The Best of Savage Garden (2006, Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks

04. INXS (featuring J.D. FORTUNE), “Pretty Vegas” (steady, fifth week)
Album: Switch (2005, Burnett/Epic Records)
Peak: #4 for six weeks

03. MICHAEL BUBLÉ, “Save The Last Dance For Me” (steady, seventh week)
Album: It’s Time (2005, 143/Reprise Records)
Peak: #3 for nine weeks

02. JAMES BLUNT, “You’re Beautiful” (down 1)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2006, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for eight weeks

01. NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, “Unwritten” (up 1)
Album: Unwritten (2005, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for ten weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: January 2, 2011

Just the “Way” it should be.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back ten years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of January 2, 2011…

Debuts:
40. CRYSTAL BOWERSOX, “Farmer’s Daughter”
39. SARA BAREILLES, “Uncharted”
38. DURAN DURAN, “All You Need Is Now”
37. R.E.M., “Discoverer”
34. P!NK, “F**kin’ Perfect”
31. THE BAND PERRY, “If I Die Young”

Biggest Mover(s):
JASON ALDEAN featuring KELLY CLARKSON, “Don’t You Wanna Stay” (up 30-24, six spots)

10. ADELE, “Rolling In The Deep” (up 2)
Album: 21 (2011, XL/Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks

09. KYLIE MINOGUE, “Get Outta My Way” (down 3)
Album: Aphrodite (2010, Capitol Records)
Peak: #6 for four weeks

08. MAROON 5, “Give A Little More” (steady, second week)
Album: Hands All Over (2010, A&M/Octone Records)
Peak: #8 for three weeks

07. RYAN STAR, “Start A Fire” (down 2)
Album: 11:59 (2010, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #2 for two weeks

06. LEE DEWYZE, “Sweet Serendipity” (up 4)
Album: Live It Up (2010, RCA Records)
Peak: #5 for two weeks

05. LADY A (f/k/a LADY ANTEBELLUM), “Hello World” (up 2)
Album: Need You Now (2010, Capitol Records Nashville)
Peak: #3 for four weeks

04. THE SCRIPT, “For The First Time” (down 1)
Album: Science & Faith (2011, Epic Records)
Peak: #3

03. JAMES BLUNT, “Stay The Night” (down 2)
Album: Some Kind Of Trouble (2011, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for five weeks

02. P!NK, “Raise Your Glass” (steady, fourth week)
Album: Greatest Hits… So Far!!! (2010, LaFace/Jive Records)
Peak: #2 for seven weeks

01. KATY PERRY, “Firework” (up 3)
Album: Teenage Dream (2010, Capitol Records)
Peak: #1 for five weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: November 13, 2005

“Because” it’s 2005 in music.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back 15 years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of November 13, 2005…

Debuts:
39. SUGABABES, “Push The Button”
38. JAMIE CULLUM, “Mind Trick”
32. ALANIS MORISSETTE, “Crazy”

Biggest Mover(s):
KEANE, “Bend & Break” (up 36-26, ten spots)

10. HOWIE DAY, “She Says” (up 1)
Album: Stop All The World Now (2003, Epic Records)
Peak: #4

09. ASHLEE SIMPSON, “Boyfriend” (up 1)
Album: I Am Me (2005, Geffen Records)
Peak: #9

08. DANIEL POWTER, “Bad Day” (down 1)
Album: Daniel Powter (2005, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks (2005) + #1 for ten weeks (2006)

07. JAMIE CULLUM, “Get Your Way” (up 1)
Album: Catching Tales (2005, Verve Records)
Peak: #4

06. MADONNA, “Hung Up” (down 1)
Album: Confessions On A Dance Floor (2005, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #1 for one week

05. NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, “Unwritten” (up 1)
Album: Unwritten (2005, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for ten weeks

04. SANTANA featuring MICHELLE BRANCH and THE WRECKERS, “I’m Feeling You” (down 1)
Album: All That I Am (2005, Arista Records)
Peak: #3

03. JAMES BLUNT, “You’re Beautiful” (up 1)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2005, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for eight weeks

02. DARREN HAYES, “So Beautiful” (steady, second week)
Album: Truly Madly Completely: The Best Of Savage Garden (2005, Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks

01. KELLY CLARKSON, “Because Of You” (steady, second week)
Album: Breakaway (2004, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of June 26, 2020

How you likin’ those new releases?

Buckle up, kids: this week’s release schedule is looking black, pink and pretty every other color that exists. You can now hear albums and EPs from 6LACK, G-Eazy, HAIM, Jessie Ware, Lauv and others, as well as singles from Becky Hill, BLACKPINK, Kenzie, Melanie Martinez and Usher (with many more big names below.) Like that overview? Let’s get streaming:

Notable albums out this week: Bankrol Hayden‘s Pain Is Temporary (iTunes), Buju Banton‘s Upside Down 2020 (iTunes), CeeLo Green‘s Is Thomas Callaway (iTunes), G-Eazy‘s Everything’s Strange Here (iTunes), Grey Daze‘s Amends (iTunes), HAIM‘s Women In Music Pt. III (iTunes), IDK‘s IDK & Friends 2 (Basketball County: In The Water) (iTunes), James Blunt‘s Once Upon A Mind (Time Suspended Edition) (iTunes), Jessie Ware‘s What’s Your Pleasure? (iTunes), Louis The Child‘s Here For Now (iTunes), Ray LaMontagne‘s Monovision (iTunes), Tenille Townes‘s The Lemonade Stand (iTunes), The Head And The Heart‘s Living Mirage: The Complete Recordings (iTunes)

Notable EPs out this week: 6LACK‘s 6PC Hot (iTunes), Corey Harper‘s Overcast (iTunes), Forest Blakk‘s Sideways (iTunes), Georgia Ku‘s Real (iTunes), Jujubee‘s Good Juju, Vol. 1 (iTunes), Lauv‘s Without You (iTunes), Pentatonix‘s At Home (iTunes), Remi Wolf‘s I’m Allergic To Dogs! (iTunes)

New digital singles that you can buy this week include:
“Actress”, Chrissy Metz (iTunes)
“Adrenaline”, UNSECRET featuring Sam Tinnesz & Tedashii (iTunes)
“And It Breaks My Heart”, LÉON (iTunes)
“Angels & Demons (Acoustic)”, Jxdn (iTunes)
“Back At It”, Lil Mosey featuring Lil Baby (iTunes)
“Be Happy”, Dixie D’Amelio (iTunes)
“Better By Myself”, JORDY (iTunes)
“Boys Don’t Cry”, Dan Owen (iTunes)
“Breathe & Release”, Riley Pearce (iTunes)
“Can’t Sleep”, Big Boi & Sleepy Brown (iTunes)
“Chicken Tenders”, Dominic Fike (iTunes)
“Cold Feet”, Tayo Sound (iTunes)
“Crazier Things”, Chelsea Cutler & Noah Kahan (iTunes)
“Criminal Love”, Eli Gosling (iTunes)
“Curse”, Emily Burns (iTunes)
“Deer”, Peach Tree Rascals (iTunes)
“Describe It”, Stefan Benz (iTunes)
“Discounts”, cupcakKe (iTunes)
“Don’t Let It Wait”, Josh Pyke (iTunes)
“Don’t You Worry”, Oh Wonder (iTunes)
“Drunk”, Conor Matthews (iTunes)
“Drunk On Emotions”, Clara Mae (iTunes)
“Electric”, Daniel Saint Black (iTunes)
“Exhale”, Kenzie featuring Sia (iTunes)
“Feels Like Love”, Noah Schnacky (iTunes)
“Fire Drill”, Melanie Martinez (iTunes)
“Friends (TELYKast Remix)”, Mishaal featuring Powfu (iTunes)
“Focus (Acoustic)”, Evan Giia (iTunes)
“Giants”, Dermot Kennedy (iTunes)
“Girlfriend”, Charlie Puth (iTunes)
“Girls In The Hood”, Megan Thee Stallion (iTunes)
“Good Times Hard Times”, Ray Dalton (iTunes)
“Gravity”, Malte Ebert (iTunes)
“Greed”, Tash Sultana (iTunes)
“Handsomer”, Molly Moore & Maty Noyes (iTunes)
“Heaven”, Cheat Codes (iTunes)
“Heaven On My Mind”, Becky Hill & Sigala (iTunes)
“Hella F*ckin’ Trauma”, Juicy J (iTunes)
“Hey Stupid, I Love You”, JP Saxe (iTunes)
“How You Like That”, BLACKPINK (iTunes)
“I Can’t Breathe”, Jerome Farah (iTunes)
“I Cry”, Usher (iTunes)
“I Don’t Want Your Money (Acoustic)”, Mae Muller (iTunes)
“I Drive Me Mad (Mike Shinoda Remix)”, Renforshort (iTunes)
“I Got 3”, Jack Gray (iTunes)
“I Miss You, I’m Sorry”, Kita Alexander (iTunes)
“I’m Doing Fine”, Mike Waters (iTunes)
“Identity”, Grandson (iTunes)
“IDK You Yet (Live/Piano)”, Alexander 23 (iTunes)
“Just A Man”, The Goo Goo Dolls (iTunes)
“Kisses For Breakfast”, Kiara Nelson (iTunes)
“Lil Scammer That Could”, Guapdad 4000 featuring Denzel Curry (iTunes)
“Love Songs”, Sarah Barrios (iTunes)
“Loving Nobody”, Galxara (iTunes)
“Mad At Disney”, Salem Ilese (iTunes)
“March March”, The Chicks (f/k/a Dixie Chicks) (iTunes)
“Manta Rays”, Chloe Moriondo (iTunes)
“My Religion Is You”, The Flaming Lips (iTunes)
“My Way”, Aloe Blacc (iTunes)
“Naked”, Jonas Blue & MAX (iTunes)
“Naked”, Lilly Ahlberg (iTunes)
“Needed Somebody”, Willie Shaw (iTunes)
“Neither Here Nor There”, Tobi Lou (iTunes)
“Never Want To Be In Love”, Savannah Conley (iTunes)
“No More”, CARYS (iTunes)
“Nothing But You”, Conor Maynard (iTunes)
“Oh What A Feeling”, Walk Off The Earth (iTunes)
“Ordinary People”, Blake Rose (iTunes)
“Overkill”, Holly Humberstone (iTunes)
“Parasite Eve”, Bring Me The Horizon (iTunes)
“Part Of Me”, Caro (iTunes)
“Past Life”, Trevor Daniel & Selena Gomez (iTunes)
“Play Dead”, Wolf (iTunes)
“Rainbow”, Run The World (iTunes)
“Real Love Song”, Nothing But Thieves (iTunes)
“Reds Turn Blue”, David Cook (iTunes)
“Rounds”, Calboy featuring Fivio Foreign (iTunes)
“Rulers”, Apollo LTD (iTunes)
“Sad Child”, Sandro Cavazza & Brother Leo (iTunes)
“Save Me (Reimagined)”, Skillet (iTunes)
“Second Time Around”, Quinn XCII (iTunes)
“Silver Linings”, The Bitch Bible featuring Grandma Gloria (iTunes)
“Sixteen”, Oscar Welsh (iTunes)
“Slipping Away”, LEISURE (iTunes)
“Somebody (Acoustic)”, Dagny (iTunes)
“Sometimes 2020”, Alphabeat (iTunes)
“Sometimes Things Just Fall Apart”, Rence (iTunes)
“Standing With You”, Guy Sebastian (iTunes)
“Stealing All My Friends”, Carlie Hanson (iTunes)
“Stick That In Your Country Song”, Eric Church (iTunes)
“Stone Cold”, NAWAS (iTunes)
“Switches”, Washington (iTunes)
“Symphony”, Sheppard (iTunes)
“System”, Curtis Waters (iTunes)
“The Worst”, Benny Mayne (iTunes)
“This Time Lucky”, Jamie Scott (iTunes)
“This Year’s Summer”, Violet Days (iTunes)
“Together In This”, Natasha Bedingfield (iTunes)
“Too Close”, JP Cooper (iTunes)
“Too Close To Fire”, Skrizzly Adams (iTunes)
“Trust Nobody”, DJ Snake (iTunes)
“Underwater”, Hartley (iTunes)
“Version Of Me”, Delilah Montagu (iTunes)
“Wah Wah Wah”, Love For Hire featuring Everlyte (iTunes)
“Want U Back”, Joan (iTunes)
“What Do I Know”, Robert Counts (iTunes)
“Whats Poppin (Remix)”, Jack Harlow featuring DaBaby, Tory Lanez & Lil Wayne (iTunes)
“When I’m All Alone”, Phangs (iTunes)
“When You’re Around”, Jutes (iTunes)
“Who Am I”, NEEDTOBREATHE (iTunes)
“Wild World”, Marc Scibilia (iTunes)
“Wish I Knew”, Tuka (iTunes)
“Wolves”, MISSIO (iTunes)
“Wonderful”, Burna Boy (iTunes)
“Worst Of You”, NEFFEX (iTunes)
“Wrong”, Ryan Riback featuring Olivia Noelle (iTunes)
“Y’allsome”, Pryor & Lee (iTunes)
“Yes, I Will Wait”, Victor Crone (iTunes)

Next week, new singles from Amy Allen, LANY and New Rules are among the larger releases on the schedule. For Adam’s personal picks of the week, listen to the PGTC Friday Faves list on Spotify!

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: April 23, 2006

This top ten is beautiful, it’s true.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back 14 years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of April 23, 2006…

Debuts:
38. RICHARD ASHCROFT, “Music Is Power”

18. KEANE, “Is It Any Wonder?”

Biggest Mover(s):
TYLER HILTON, “Missing You” (38-32, six spots)

10. KELLY CLARKSON, “Walk Away” (down 2)
Album: Breakaway (2004, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #7

09. DANIEL POWTER, “Lie To Me” (up 1)
Album: Daniel Powter (2006, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

08. JAMES BLUNT, “You’re Beautiful” (down 2)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2006, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for eight weeks

07. JEWEL, “Again And Again” (steady, second week)
Album: Goodbye Alice In Wonderland (2006, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #7 for five weeks

06. KT TUNSTALL, “Black Horse And The Cherry Tree” (down 2)
Album: Eye To The Telescope (2006, Relentless/Virgin Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

05. DANIEL POWTER, “Bad Day” (up 4)
Album: Daniel Powter (2006, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks (2005) and ten weeks (2006)

04. ROB THOMAS, “Ever The Same” (up 1)
Album: …Something To Be (2005, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for two weeks

03. JAMES BLUNT, “Wisemen” (steady, third week)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2006, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for three weeks

02. NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, “Unwritten” (steady, second week)
Album: Unwritten (2005, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for ten weeks

01. BO BICE, “The Real Thing” (steady, second week)
Album: The Real Thing (2005, RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: January 23, 2011

“Sweet” chart tunes from 2011.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back nine years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of January 23, 2011…

Debuts:
39. TAKE THAT, “Kidz”
37. JESSIE J, “Price Tag”

Biggest Mover(s):
P!NK, “F**kin’ Perfect” (up 25-14, eleven spots)

10. BRUNO MARS, “Grenade” (up 1)
Album: Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010, Atlantic/Elektra Records)
Peak: #4 for three weeks

09. ANDY GRAMMER, “Keep Your Head Up” (up 1)
Album: Andy Grammer (2011, S-Curve Records)
Peak: #2 for eight weeks

08. TAKE THAT, “The Flood” (steady, second week)
Album: Progress (2010, Polydor Records)
Peak: #8 for two weeks

07. JAMES BLUNT, “Stay The Night” (down 1)
Album: Some Kind Of Trouble (2011, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for five weeks

06. TRAIN, “Marry Me” (up 1)
Album: Save Me, San Francisco (2009, Columbia Records)
Peak: #3 for three weeks

05. LEE DEWYZE, “Sweet Serendipity” (steady, second week)
Album: Live It Up (2010, RCA Records)
Peak: #5 for two weeks

04. ADELE, “Rolling In The Deep” (steady, second week)
Album: 21 (2011, XL/Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks

03. LADY ANTEBELLUM, “Hello World” (steady, second week)
Album: Need You Now (2010, Capitol Records Nashville)
Peak: #3 for four weeks

02. P!NK, “Raise Your Glass” (steady, seventh week)
Album: Greatest Hits… So Far!!! (2010, LaFace/Jive Records)
Peak: #2 for seven weeks

01. KATY PERRY, “Firework” (steady, fourth week)
Album: Teenage Dream (2010, Capitol Records)
Peak: #1 for five weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: December 11, 2005

Savin’ the chart world, one song at a time.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back 14 years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of December 11, 2005…

Debuts:
39. SANTANA featuring STEVEN TYLER, “Just Feel Better”
35. JAMES BLUNT, “Goodbye My Lover”
33. CASCADA, “Everytime We Touch”

Biggest Mover(s):
SHAKIRA, “Don’t Bother” (up 34-24, ten spots)
(see #10 below)

10. INXS featuring J.D. FORTUNE, “Pretty Vegas” (up 10)
Album: Switch (2005, Burnett/Epic Records)
Peak: #4 for six weeks

09. CARRIE UNDERWOOD, “Some Hearts” (steady, second week)
Album: Some Hearts (2005, 19/Arista Nashville Records)
Peak: #9 for four weeks

08. JAMIE CULLUM, “Get Your Way” (down 2)
Album: Catching Tales (2005, Verve Records)
Peak: #4

07. DARREN HAYES, “So Beautiful” (up 1)
Album: Truly Madly Completely: The Best Of Savage Garden (2005, Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks

06. DANIEL POWTER, “Free Loop (One Night Stand)” (up 1)
Album: Daniel Powter (2006, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #5 for two weeks

05. KELLY CLARKSON, “Because Of You” (down 1)
Album: Breakaway (2004, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

04. HOWIE DAY, “She Says” (up 1)
Album: Stop All The World Now (2003, Epic Records)
Peak: #4

03. MICHAEL BUBLÉ, “Save The Last Dance For Me” (steady, second week)
Album: It’s Time (2005, 143/Reprise Records)
Peak: #3 for nine weeks

02. NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, “Unwritten” (steady, third week)
Album: Unwritten (2005, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for ten weeks

01. JAMES BLUNT, “You’re Beautiful” (steady, third week)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2005, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for eight weeks

Check back next Saturday for another Adam’s Top 40 Flashback countdown and don’t forget to follow the blog by using the tab below or find PGTC on social media by clicking the “Get Social!” tab at the top of the page.

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: November 14, 2010

Dreamin’ of 2010’s big hits.

It’s the start of another weekend, which means it’s time for another trip back into the archives on Adam’s Top 40 Flashback! Every Saturday, the day before my latest top 40 goes up for the week, I feature the highlights of a past countdown. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on.

This week, we stroll back nine years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of November 14, 2010…

Debuts:
39. BRUNO MARS, “Grenade”
38. ORIANTHI featuring LACEY STURM (of FLYLEAF), “Courage”
37. SICK PUPPIES, “Maybe”

Biggest Mover(s):
KATY PERRY, “Firework” (31-23, eight spots)

10. BRUNO MARS, “Just The Way You Are” (down 2)
Album: Doo-Wops & Hooligans (2010, Atlantic/Elektra Records)
Peak: #7 for two weeks

09. P!NK, “Raise Your Glass” (up 1)
Album: Greatest Hits… So Far!!! (2010, LaFace/Jive Records)
Peak: #2 for seven weeks

08. PLAIN WHITE T’S, “Rhythm Of Love” (down 1)
Album: Wonders Of The Younger (2010, Hollywood Records)
Peak: #7

07. JAMES BLUNT, “Stay The Night” (up 2)
Album: Some Kind Of Trouble (2011, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for five weeks

06. SUGARLAND, “Stuck Like Glue” (steady, third week)
Album: The Incredible Machine (2010, Mercury Nashville Records)
Peak: #4

05. NEON TREES, “Animal” (down 2)
Album: Habits (2010, Mercury Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

04. TAYLOR SWIFT, “Mine” (down 3)
Album: Speak Now (2010, Big Machine/Universal Republic Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

03. KATY PERRY, “Teenage Dream” (down 1)
Album: Teenage Dream (2010, Capitol Records)
Peak: #2 for six weeks

02. RYAN STAR, “Start A Fire” (up 2)
Album: 11:59 (2010, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #2 for two weeks

01. MICHAEL BUBLÉ, “Hollywood” (up 4)
Album: Crazy Love (Hollywood Edition) (2010, 143/Reprise Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

Check back next Saturday for another Adam’s Top 40 Flashback countdown and don’t forget to follow the blog by using the tab below or find PGTC on social media by clicking the “Get Social!” tab at the top of the page.

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