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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: May 14, 2006

The “Wonder” of 2006.

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 eleven years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of May 14, 2006…

Debuts:
40. STACIE ORRICO, “I’m Not Missing You”
23. PET SHOP BOYS, “I’m With Stupid”

Biggest Mover(s):
NERINA PALLOT, “Everybody’s Gone To War” (28-17, eleven spots)

10. RASCAL FLATTS, “What Hurts The Most” (steady, third week)
Album: Me And My Gang (2006, Lyric Street Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

09. NATASHA BEDINGFIELD, “Unwritten” (down 3)
Album: Unwritten (2005, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for ten weeks

08. BON JOVI featuring JENNIFER NETTLES, “Who Says You Can’t Go Home?” (up 1)
Album: Have A Nice Day (2005, Island Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

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

06. JAMES BLUNT, “Wisemen” (down 1)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2006, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for three weeks

05. KEANE, “Is It Any Wonder?” (up 3)
Album: Under The Iron Sea (2006, Interscope Records)
Peak: #2 for two weeks

04. DANIEL POWTER, “Lie To Me” (steady, second week)
Album: Daniel Powter (2006, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

03. ROB THOMAS, “Ever The Same” (steady, second week)
Album: …Something To Be (2005, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 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. DANIEL POWTER, “Bad Day” (steady, second 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: June 4, 2006

"See" these past chart hits and more.

“See” these past chart hits and more.

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 June 4, 2006…

Debuts:
39. GIN BLOSSOMS, “Learning The Hard Way”
34. CHRISTINA AGUILERA, “Ain’t No Other Man”

Biggest Mover(s):
TAYLOR HICKS, “Do I Make You Proud?” (39-29, thirteen spots)

10. JAMES BLUNT, “Wisemen” (down 2)
Album: Back To Bedlam (2006, Custard/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for three weeks

09. KT TUNSTALL, “Suddenly I See” (up 1)
Album: Eye To The Telescope (2006, Virgin Records)
Peak: #8

08. NICKELBACK, “Savin’ Me” (up 1)
Album: All The Right Reasons (2005, Roadrunner Records)
Peak: #7

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

06. RASCAL FLATTS, “What Hurts The Most” (steady, second week)
Album: Me And My Gang (2006, Lyric Street Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

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

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

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

02. DANIEL POWTER, “Lie To Me” (steady, third week)
Album: Daniel Powter (2006, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

01. DANIEL POWTER, “Bad Day” (steady, fifth 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: May 29, 2005

"Eyes" on 2005.

“Eyes” on 2005.

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 eleven years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of May 29, 2005…

Debuts:
40. HALL & OATES, “Ooh Child”
37. JACK JOHNSON, “Good People”

Biggest Mover(s):
CHARLOTTE CHURCH, “Crazy Chick” (38-25, thirteen spots)

10. JASON MRAZ, “Wordplay” (up 3)
Album: Mr. A-Z (2005, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for two weeks

09. WEEZER, “Beverly Hills” (up 3)
Album: Make Believe (2005, Geffen Records)
Peak: #2 for two weeks

08. MICHAEL BUBLÉ, “Home” (down 4)
Album: It’s Time (2005, 143/Reprise Records)
Peak: #3 for four weeks

07. KEANE, “Everybody’s Changing” (up 1)
Album: Hopes And Fears (2004, Interscope Records)
Peak: #6 for three weeks

06. LOW MILLIONS, “Statue” (steady, second week)
Album: Ex-Girlfriends (2004, EMI/Manhattan Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

05. BRYAN ADAMS, “This Side Of Paradise” (steady, second week)
Album: Room Service (2004, Mercury Records)
Peak: #5 for two weeks

04. KELLY CLARKSON, “Behind These Hazel Eyes” (up 3)
Album: Breakaway (2004, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

03. DURAN DURAN, “What Happens Tomorrow” (down 2)
Album: Astronaut (2004, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks

02. GAVIN DEGRAW, “Chariot” (up 1)
Album: Chariot (2003, J Records)
Peak: #2

01. HOWIE DAY, “Collide” (up 1)
Album: Stop All The World Now (2003, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: May 20, 2012

"Come Back" to 2012 for a moment.

“Come Back” to 2012 for a moment.

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 four years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of May 20, 2012…

Debuts:
39. LAWSON, “When She Was Mine”
38. MARINA & THE DIAMONDS, “Primadonna”
35. FUN., “Some Nights”

Biggest Mover(s):
ALANIS MORISSETTE, “Guardian” (40-31, nine spots)

10. THE SCRIPT, “If You Ever Come Back” (down 4)
Album: Science & Faith (2011, Epic Records)
Peak: #4 for two weeks

09. ADELE, “Rumour Has It” (steady, second week)
Album: 21 (2011, XL/Columbia Records)
Peak: #9 for two weeks

08. TRAIN, “Drive By” (down 3)
Album: California 37 (2012, Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

07. KARMIN, “Brokenhearted” (up 1)
Album: Hello (2012, Epic Records)
Peak: #7 for three weeks

06. DANIEL POWTER, “Cupid” (up 1)
Album: Turn On The Lights (2012, International Solutions/Avex/Capitol Records)
Peak: #4 for four weeks

05. CARLY RAE JEPSEN, “Call Me Maybe” (up 5)
Album: Kiss (2012, Schoolboy/604/Interscope Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

04. GOTYE featuring KIMBRA, “Somebody That I Used To Know” (steady, second week)
Album: Making Mirrors (2012, Universal Republic Records)
Peak: #1 for seven weeks

03. ED SHEERAN, “The A Team” (steady, second week)
Album: + (2012, Asylum/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for one week

02. FUN. featuring JANELLE MONÁE, “We Are Young” (steady, second week)
Album: Some Nights (2012, Fueled By Ramen/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

01. KEANE, “Silenced By The Night” (steady, second week)
Album: Strangeland (2012, Cherrytree/Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: June 10, 2012

Hot fun. in the summertime.

Hot fun. in the summertime.

It is time for yet 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’ll be featuring a past countdown straight from chart files of Adam’s Top 40. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on. Alright, let’s get a move on back to those hot days of June three years ago and check out my favorite songs from this week in 2012…

Debuts:
40. ONE DIRECTION, “More Than This”
39. KYLIE MINOGUE, “Timebomb”
38. IMAGINE DRAGONS, “It’s Time”
37. PHILLIP PHILLIPS, “Home”

Biggest Mover(s):
WILL YOUNG, “I Just Want A Lover” (38-32, six spots)
MARINA & THE DIAMONDS, “Primadonna” (32-26, eight spots)

10. GOTYE, “Eyes Wide Open” (up 5)
Album: Making Mirrors (2012 – U.S. release, Universal Republic Records)
Peak: #7 for three weeks

09. DARREN HAYES, “Stupid Mistake” (up 1)
Album: Secret Codes And Battleships (2011, Powdered Sugar Records)
Peak: #9 for three weeks

08. EMELI SANDÉ, “Next To Me” (up 1)
Album: Our Version Of Events (2012, Capitol Records)
Peak: #8 for three weeks

07. GROUPLOVE, “Tongue Tied” (up 5)
Album: Never Trust A Happy Song (2011, Canvasback/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

06. FUN. featuring JANELLE MONÁE, “We Are Young” (down 1)
Album: Some Nights (2012, Fueled By Ramen/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

05. MAROON 5, “Payphone” (up 1)
Album: Overexposed (2012, A&M/Octone/Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for one week

04. DANIEL POWTER, “Cupid” (steady, third week)
Album: Turn On The Lights (2012, International Solutions/Avex/Capitol Records)
Peak: #4 for four weeks

03. KEANE, “Silenced By The Night” (down 2)
Album: Strangeland (2012, Cherrytree/Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

02. CARLY RAE JEPSEN, “Call Me Maybe” (steady, third week)
Album: Kiss (2012, Schoolboy/604/Interscope Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

01. GRAFFITI6, “Stare Into The Sun” (up 2)
Album: Colours (2012 – U.S. release, Capitol Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: May 9, 2010

This chart was no Hassle to make.

This chart was no Hassle to make.

It is time for yet 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’ll be featuring a past countdown straight from chart files of Adam’s Top 40. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on. Alright, let’s get a move on back to the start of May and Mother’s Day Weekend and take a look at my favorite songs from this week in 2010…

Debuts:
38. SARAH MCLACHLAN, “Loving You Is Easy”

Biggest Mover(s):
ALEX BAND, “Tonight” (39-29, ten spots)

10. ERIK HASSLE, “Hurtful” (down 2)
Album: Pieces (2010 – U.S. release, Universal Republic Records)
Peak: #8 for two weeks

09. ADAM LAMBERT, “Whataya Want From Me” (down 4)
Album: For Your Entertainment (2009, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

08. LA ROUX, “Bulletproof” (down 1)
Album: La Roux (2009, Cherrytree/Interscope Records)
Peak: #6

07. KEANE featuring K’NAAN, “Stop For A Minute” (up 2)
Album: Night Train (2010, Cherrytree/Interscope Records)
Peak: #4

06. LADY ANTEBELLUM, “American Honey” (up 4)
Album: Need You Now (2010, Capitol Nashville Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

05. NICKELBACK, “This Afternoon” (up 1)
Album: Dark Horse (2008, Roadrunner/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

04. DANIEL MERRIWEATHER, “Red” (down 1)
Album: Love & War (2010 – U.S. release, J Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

03. LADY ANTEBELLUM, “Need You Now” (down 1)
Album: Need You Now (2010, Capitol Nashville Records)
Peak: #1 for eleven weeks

02. COLBIE CAILLAT, “I Never Told You” (up 1)
Album: Breakthrough (2009, Universal Republic Records)
Peak: #2

01. V.V. BROWN, “Shark In The Water” (up 3)
Album: Travelling Like The Light (2010 – U.S. release, Capitol Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: May 1, 2005

"Eyes" on the top ten.

“Eyes” on the top ten.

It is time for yet 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’ll be featuring a past countdown straight from chart files of Adam’s Top 40. They’re all here — the hit songs, the songs that flopped, and the songs that may be a little embarrassing to reflect on. Alright, let’s get a move on back to the beginning on May and take a look at my favorite songs from this week in 2005…

Debuts:
35. COLDPLAY, “Speed Of Sound”

Biggest Mover(s):
CARBON LEAF, “What About Everything” (29-19, ten spots)

10. KEANE, “Everybody’s Changing” (steady, third week)
Album: Hopes And Fears (2004, Interscope Records)
Peak: #6 for three weeks

09. KELLY CLARKSON, “Behind These Hazel Eyes” (up 2)
Album: Breakaway (2004, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

08. LOW MILLIONS, “Statue” (up 4)
Album: Ex-Girlfriends (2004, EMI/Manhattan Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

07. BRYAN ADAMS, “This Side Of Paradise” (up 2)
Album: Room Service (2004, Mercury Records)
Peak: #5 for two weeks

06. HALL & OATES, “I Can Dream About You” (steady, second week)
Album: Our Kind Of Soul (2004, U-Watch Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

05. DAVE MATTHEWS BAND, “American Baby” (steady, second week)
Album: Stand Up (2005, RCA Records)
Peak: #5 for four weeks

04. GAVIN DEGRAW, “Chariot” (steady, second week)
Album: Chariot (2003, J Records)
Peak: #2

03. MICHAEL BUBLÉ, “Home” (steady, second week)
Album: It’s Time (2005, 143/Reprise Records)
Peak: #3 for four weeks

02. HOWIE DAY, “Collide” (steady, third week)
Album: Stop All The World Now (2003, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

01. DURAN DURAN, “What Happens Tomorrow” (steady, third week)
Album: Astronaut (2004, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks

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