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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of May 21, 2021

Sour sweetens the schedule.

New Music Friday has a license to drive you to the streaming platforms for plenty of big releases, including top albums from Blake Shelton, Olivia Rodrigo and Twenty One Pilots and singles from Anne-Marie, BTS and Little Mix. Now, can somebody pass the butter and the bops?

Notable albums out this week: 42 Dugg‘s Free Dem Boyz (iTunes), Audrey Nuna‘s A Liquid Breakfast (iTunes), Ayron Jones‘s Child Of The State (iTunes), Blake Shelton‘s Body Language (iTunes), Cloves‘s Nightmare On Elmfield Road (iTunes), Dayglow‘s Harmony House (iTunes), Duncan Laurence‘s Small Town Boy (Deluxe) (iTunes), Gary Numan‘s Intruder (iTunes), Lord Huron‘s Long Lost (iTunes), Mat Kearney‘s January Flower (iTunes), Olivia Rodrigo‘s Sour (iTunes), P!nk‘s All I Know So Far: Setlist (iTunes), Sara Bareilles‘s Amidst The Chaos: Live From The Hollywood Bowl (iTunes), Sinead Harnett‘s Ready Is Always Too Late (iTunes), Slenderbodies‘s Are We? (iTunes), SpotemGottem‘s Most Wanted (iTunes), Tai Verdes‘s TV (iTunes), Twenty One Pilots‘s Scaled And Icy (iTunes), Waterparks‘s Greatest Hits (iTunes), Young M.A‘s Off The Yak (iTunes), Yung Baby Tate‘s After The Rain (Deluxe) (iTunes), Zara Larsson‘s Poster Girl (Summer) (iTunes), Cruella (Soundtrack) (iTunes)

Notable EPs out this week: Alexander Ludwig‘s Alexander Ludwig (iTunes), Counting Crows‘s Butter Miracle Suite One (iTunes), Gary LeVox‘s One On One (iTunes), Jordan Davis‘s Buy Dirt (iTunes), Maisie Peters‘s Trying: Season 2 (Soundtrack) (iTunes), Oliver Malcolm‘s Are You Living In The Real World? (iTunes), Ross Copperman‘s Somewhere There’s A Light On (iTunes), Salem Ilese‘s (L)only Child (iTunes), Teddy Swims‘s Unlearning (iTunes), The Tragically Hip‘s Saskadelphia (iTunes), Zoe Wees‘s Golden Wings (iTunes)

New digital singles that you can buy this week include:
“10-4”, Sam Williams (iTunes)
“24 Hours”, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie featuring Lil Durk (iTunes)
“24 Hours”, Agnes (iTunes)
“Ain’t Over You”, Aaron Taos & Hadji Gaviota (iTunes)
“Airplane Mode”, Hayd (iTunes)
“All Me”, Boys World (iTunes)
“Ancient Dreams In A Modern Land”, MARINA (iTunes)
“Avalon”, $uicideboy$ (iTunes)
“Back Then, Right Now”, Tenille Arts (iTunes)
“Back Together”, Amorphous & Kehlani (iTunes)
“Bad Tattoo”, Lola Young (iTunes)
“Belle”, Cast Of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (iTunes)
“Blue Banisters”, “Text Book” and “Wildflower Wildfire”, Lana Del Rey (iTunes)
“Blurry”, HARDY (iTunes)
“Bongo Cha Cha Cha”, Goodboys (iTunes)
“Butter”, BTS (iTunes)
“Clay Pigeon”, Binki (iTunes)
“Coke Nose”, Caspr (iTunes)
“Complicated”, Steve Aoki & Yves V featuring Ryan Caraveo (iTunes)
“Cream Shirt”, Hauskey (iTunes)
“Die Fast”, Ruth B. (iTunes)
“Different Kinds Of Light”, Jade Bird (iTunes)
“Don’t Blame It On Love”, Yuna featuring Pink Sweat$ (iTunes)
“Don’t Lose Sight”, Lawrence (iTunes)
“Drama Queen”, Delacey (iTunes)
“Drugs”, Anderson East (iTunes)
“Earth In A Lonely Space”, Simply Red (iTunes)
“Either Side”, LOONY (iTunes)
“Elegant Strangers”, Atlas Genius (iTunes)
“Enjoy The Silence”, Fousheé (iTunes)
“Euphoria”, Angels & Airwaves (iTunes)
“Everything Sucks”, Vaultboy (iTunes)
“Fly Away”, Alt Bloom (iTunes)
“Gang Gang”, Polo G & Lil Wayne (iTunes)
“Girl From Rio (Remix)”, Anitta featuring DaBaby (iTunes)
“Glass House”, PawPaw Rod (iTunes)
“Gucci Knife”, Carlie Hanson featuring MASN (iTunes)
“Handshakes”, Naliya (iTunes)
“Hate Me”, Layto (iTunes)
“Heartbreak Anthem”, Galantis, David Guetta & Little Mix (iTunes)
“Higher Power (ZHU Remix)”, Coldplay (iTunes)
“Hilary”, Ricky Desktop, Bob Sasquatch & Ktlyn (iTunes)
“Hold On”, The Sanctuary (iTunes)
“Hopeful”, Curtis Harding (iTunes)
“Holy Water”, JP Cooper (iTunes)
“I Can’t Dance”, Darren Criss (iTunes)
“I Like It”, Eagle-Eye Cherry (iTunes)
“I Wanna Remember”, NEEDTOBREATHE featuring Carrie Underwood (iTunes)
“If I Could”, Charlotte Day Wilson (iTunes)
“I’m Alright”, Aldn (iTunes)
“Into The Fire”, Declan J Donovan (iTunes)
“Invisible”, Duran Duran (iTunes)
“Jealousy”, Mike Posner featuring Blackbear (iTunes)
“Jesse’s Apartment”, Will Knox (iTunes)
“Lay It On Me”, Gabe Dixon (iTunes)
“Leave A Light On”, Japanese Wallpaper (iTunes)
“Leave Before You Love Me”, Marshmello x Jonas Brothers (iTunes)
“Little While”, Sada Baby featuring Big Sean & Hit-Boy (iTunes)
“Lose My Mind”, DVBBS (iTunes)
“Magazines”, Anson Seabra (iTunes)
“Make It Now”, OMI (iTunes)
“Mammoth”, Mammoth WVH (iTunes)
“Mask”, Dream (iTunes)
“Meet My Shadow”, Jake Scott (iTunes)
“Missing Piece”, Vance Joy (iTunes)
“Moves”, Kidd Kenn featuring Rico Nasty (iTunes)
“Mystery”, Matt Maltese (iTunes)
“Never Going Home”, Kungs (iTunes)
“Next Level”, Aespa (iTunes)
“One Voice”, The Crew (iTunes)
“Our Song”, Anne-Marie & Niall Horan (iTunes)
“Panic”, Casey Baer (iTunes)
“Paradise”, James Vincent McMorrow (iTunes)
“Phuck U”, Royal & The Serpent (iTunes)
“Pogo”, AREA21 (iTunes)
“Pollyanna”, Green Day (iTunes)
“Princess Peach”, Johnny Stimson (iTunes)
“R U Joking”, Ravenna Golden (iTunes)
“Range Rover”, Ben Rector featuring Steve Winwood (iTunes)
“Real Life Sux”, Justus Bennetts (iTunes)
“Reign”, Tommee Profitt x Anna Graceman (iTunes)
“Rest”, Alanis Morissette (iTunes)
“Ringtone”, Avery Roberson (iTunes)
“Savage Good Boy”, Japanese Breakfast (iTunes)
“Say Something”, Alexa Cappelli (iTunes)
“Seaside (Demo)”, SEB (iTunes)
“Secrets”, JVKE (iTunes)
“Self Control”, Matt Simons (iTunes)
“Side Effects”, Sophia Scott (iTunes)
“Sinister”, Mallory Merk (iTunes)
“Smile”, Benjamin Ingrosso (iTunes)
“Song For The Summer”, Nic D (iTunes)
“Space Ghost Coast To Coast”, Glass Animals & Bree Runway (iTunes)
“Starstruck”, Years & Years and Kylie Minogue (iTunes)
“Starting Now”, Brandy (iTunes)
“Stop Making This Hurt”, Bleachers (iTunes)
“Sucker For You”, Nea (iTunes)
“Sugar Daddy”, The Veronicas (iTunes)
“Summer Nights”, Teddy Failure (iTunes)
“Sun Goes Down”, Lil Nas X (iTunes)
“Sweet Water”, Davina Michelle (iTunes)
“Swing Of Things”, MAY-A (iTunes)
“Taste Of You”, Rezz featuring Dove Cameron (iTunes)
“TGIF”, K.Flay featuring Tom Morello (iTunes)
“The Biggest”, Latto (iTunes)
“The Walls Are Way Too Thin”, Holly Humberstone (iTunes)
“They’ve Closed Down The Honky Tonks”, Miranda Lambert (iTunes)
“Time’s Up”, Sycco (iTunes)
“Too Many Tears”, 88rising & Warren Hue (iTunes)
“Twerkulator”, City Girls (iTunes)
“Under Cover”, Matthew K. Heafy (iTunes)
“Until”, Sad Alex (iTunes)
“Until I Loved You”, Delanie Leclerc (iTunes)
“VBS”, Lucy Dacus (iTunes)
“Vibes”, RMR featuring Tyla Yaweh (iTunes)
“Walls”, Cher (iTunes)
“We Win”, Lil Baby x Kirk Franklin (iTunes)
“Who’s She”, Eloise (iTunes)
“Wolves”, Garbage (iTunes)
“Worth It For The Feeling”, Rebecca Black (iTunes)

Next week, the latest albums from Blackberry Smoke, DMX and The Veronicas 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: May 3, 2015

The top hits from six years (and years) ago.

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 six years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of May 3, 2015…

Debuts:
40. WALK THE MOON, “Different Colors”

36. ADAM LAMBERT, “Ghost Town”

Biggest Mover(s):
GAVIN JAMES, “The Book Of Love” (39-33)
SAM HUNT, “Take Your Time” (33-27, six spots)

10. DELTA RAE, “Scared” (steady, second week)
Album: After It All (2015, Sire/Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #7 for three weeks

09. MAT KEARNEY, “Billion” (steady, second week)
Album: Just Kids (2015, Republic Records)
Peak: #9 for two weeks

08. TORI KELLY, “Nobody Love” (down 2)
Album: Unbreakable Smile (2016, Capitol Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

07. CARLY RAE JEPSEN, “I Really Like You” (up 1)
Album: E·MO·TION (2015, Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for one week

06. THE SCRIPT, “Man On A Wire” (up 1)
Album: No Sound Without Silence (2014, Columbia Records)
Peak: #5

05. LIFE OF DILLON, “Overload” (down 3)
Album: Prologue (EP) (2015, Disruptor/Epic Records)
Peak: #2

04. ELLIE GOULDING, “Love Me Like You Do” (steady, second week)
Album: Fifty Shades Of Grey (Soundtrack) (2015, CT/Republic-Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

03. NATE RUESS, “Nothing Without Love” (up 2)
Album: Grand Romantic (2015, Fueled By Ramen/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for two weeks

02. YEARS & YEARS, “King” (up 1)
Album: Communion (2015, Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

01. SAINT MOTEL, “My Type” (steady, second week)
Album: My Type (EP) (2014, Elektra Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: February 19, 2012

This 2012 chart is looking fine.

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 February 19, 2012…

Debuts:
39. KARMIN, “Brokenhearted”
38. FUN. featuring JANELLE MONÁE, “We Are Young”
31. KATY PERRY, “Part Of Me”

Biggest Mover(s):
REBECCA FERGUSON, “Nothing’s Real But Love” (38-32)
MATT CARDLE, “Amazing” (30-24, six spots)

10. COLDPLAY featuring RIHANNA, “Princess Of China” (steady, second week)
Album: Mylo Xyloto (2011, Capitol Records)
Peak: #10 for two weeks

09. ONE DIRECTION, “One Thing” (steady, second week)
Album: Up All Night (2012, Syco/Columbia Records)
Peak: #5

08. MAT KEARNEY, “Ships In The Night” (steady, second week)
Album: Young Love (2011, Universal Republic Records)
Peak: #8 for four weeks

07. OLLY MURS, “Dance With Me Tonight” (down 2)
Album: In Case You Didn’t Know (2011, Syco/Columbia Records)
Peak: #3 for three weeks

06. ANDY GRAMMER, “Fine By Me” (steady, third week)
Album: Andy Grammer (2011, S-Curve Records)
Peak: #4 for two weeks

05. TRAIN, “Drive By” (up 2)
Album: California 37 (2012, Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

04. GRAFFITI6, “Free” (steady, second week)
Album: Colours (2012, Capitol Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

03. ADELE, “Set Fire To The Rain” (down 1)
Album: 21 (2011, XL/Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

02. KELLY CLARKSON, “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” (up 1)
Album: Stronger (2011, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

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

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: February 15, 2015

Funking up the chart.

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 six years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of February 15, 2015…

Debuts:
38. LIFEHOUSE, “Hurricane”
33. TORI KELLY, “Nobody Love”

Biggest Mover(s):
FANCY REAGAN, “Knock Me Out” (up 37-29, eight spots)

10. TAYLOR SWIFT, “Blank Space” (down 1)
Album: 1989 (2014, Big Machine/Republic Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

09. ANDY GRAMMER, “Honey, I’m Good” (up 2)
Album: Magazines Or Novels (2014, S-Curve/Hollywood Records)
Peak: #9 for two weeks

08. ELLIE GOULDING, “Love Me Like You Do” (up 2)
Album: Fifty Shades Of Grey (Soundtrack) (2015, CT/Republic-Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

07. MARTIN LUKE BROWN, “Nostalgia” (steady, third week)
Album: Nostalgia (Single) (2014, Parlophone Records)
Peak: #7 for four weeks

06. ONE DIRECTION, “Night Changes” (down 1)
Album: FOUR (2014, Syco/Columbia Records)
Peak: #5 for two weeks

05. TAYLOR SWIFT, “Style” (up 1)
Album: 1989 (2014, Big Machine/Republic Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

04. MARK RONSON featuring BRUNO MARS, “Uptown Funk” (down 1)
Album: Uptown Special (2015, RCA Records)
Peak: #3 for three weeks

03. ED SHEERAN, “Thinking Out Loud” (down 2)
Album: x (2014, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

02. MAT KEARNEY, “Heartbeat” (up 2)
Album: JUST KIDS (2015, Republic Records)
Peak: #2 for two weeks

01. THE SCRIPT, “No Good In Goodbye” (up 1)
Album: No Sound Without Silence (2014, Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

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NEW MUSIC FRIDAY: Releases For The Week of October 9, 2020

Baby, it’s streaming.

No debate here: there are plenty of good releases for your New Music Friday listening, including albums from Curtis Waters, Smith & Myers and Trey Songz, as well as songs from Bebe Rexha, Jax Jones and Steps. Now, step into this:

Notable albums out this week: Bahamas‘s Sad Hunk (iTunes), Bbno$‘s Good Luck Have Fun (iTunes), BlocBoy JB‘s FatBoy (iTunes), Brothers Osborne‘s Skeletons (iTunes), Caroline Kole‘s I’m A Bad Actress (A Collection) (iTunes), Curtis Waters‘s Pity Party (iTunes), Future Islands‘s As Long As You Are (iTunes), Headie One‘s Edna (iTunes), Kiiara‘s Lil Kiiwi (iTunes), Mallory Merk‘s Strangers (iTunes), Mat Kearney‘s Until We Meet Again… (Live Unplugged) (iTunes), Smith & Myers‘s Volume 1 (iTunes), Travis‘s 10 Songs (iTunes), Trey Songz‘s Back Home (iTunes), Ward Thomas‘s Invitation (iTunes)

Notable EPs out this week: Anna Clendening‘s Evolve (iTunes), Joesef‘s Does It Make You Feel Good? (iTunes), Patrick Droney‘s State Of The Heart (iTunes), Prateek Kuhad‘s Cold/Mess (iTunes), Ryann‘s Emotions On Rollerskates (iTunes), VÉRITÉ‘s New Limbs (Vol. 1) (iTunes)

New digital singles that you can buy this week include:
“Almost Famous”, FRANKIE (iTunes)
“Arcade”, Tómas Welding (iTunes)
“Apricots”, MAY-A (iTunes)
“Baby, I’m Jealous”, Bebe Rexha featuring Doja Cat (iTunes)
“Backseat (Kiss Me)”, Jutes (iTunes)
“Bigger”, Stan Walker & Parson James (iTunes)
“Black Motorcycle”, Kassi Ashton (iTunes)
“Blank Space”, Clide (iTunes)
“Blunt Force Concussion”, The Dirty Nil (iTunes)
“Brainstorm”, Alexander 23 (iTunes)
“Can’t Help Myself”, Kita Alexander (iTunes)
“Cheap Sunglasses”, John K (iTunes)
“Cotton Candy”, YUNGBLUD (iTunes)
“Crybaby”, Dreamer Boy (iTunes)
“Diamonds (Acoustic)”, Sam Smith (iTunes)
“Deep End”, Grey (iTunes)
“Didn’t Make It”, Charli Adams (iTunes)
“Don’t Call Me (Galantis Remix)”, Brando (iTunes)
“Down With The Ship”, Todd Rundgren & Rivers Cuomo (iTunes)
“Everybody Switch (Fatty Fatty)”, Conkarah (iTunes)
“First Time”, Daya (iTunes)
“Franchise (Remix)”, Travis Scott featuring Future, Young Thug & M.I.A. (iTunes)
“Gorgeous”, SAINt JHN (iTunes)
“Go Fast Baby (Full Tac Remix)”, Raissa (iTunes)
“Going Out”, Role Model (iTunes)
“Hard Lessons”, Ella Isaacson (iTunes)
“Hear My Voice”, Celeste (iTunes)
“How Many Times”, Marc Scibilia (iTunes)
“How Many Times Can A Heart Break”, Conor Matthews (iTunes)
“Hypochondriac”, Sasha Sloan (iTunes)
“I Miss U”, Jax Jones & Au/Ra (iTunes)
“If Donald Got Fired”, Patti LuPone & Randy Rainbow (iTunes)
“If U Love Me”, Nessa Barrett (iTunes)
“I’ll Tell You Someday”, Plini (iTunes)
“Involved”, Omarion (iTunes)
“Janela”, Hermitude featuring Kimbra (iTunes)
“Jewelz”, Anderson .Paak (iTunes)
“Laby”, Flughand (iTunes)
“Last Christmas” and “My Kind Of Present”, Meghan Trainor (iTunes)
“Lasting Lover (Acoustic)”, Sigala & James Arthur (iTunes)
“Lean On Me”, Sandro Cavazza (iTunes)
“Letter 2 U”, J.I. The Prince Of N.Y. (iTunes)
“Liquor Love”, Kennedi (iTunes)
“Live From The Abyss”, Denzel Curry (iTunes)
“Lonely”, Solomonophonic (iTunes)
“Losing Focus”, THEY. & Wale (iTunes)
“Love You Now”, Cash Cash featuring Georgia Ku (iTunes)
“Mad About It”, Emma McGrath (iTunes)
“Magic (Purple Disco Machine Remix)”, Kylie Minogue (iTunes)
“Man In His Bedroom”, Push Baby (iTunes)
“More Than Words”, Sleepwalkrs featuring MNEK (iTunes)
“My Way, Soon”, Greta Van Fleet (iTunes)
“Need You Now”, Armin Van Buuren featuring Jake Reese (iTunes)
“NFL”, Lil Wayne featuring Gudda Gudda & HoodyBaby (iTunes)
“Nights With You”, Nicky Romero (iTunes)
“No Ordinary”, Labrinth (iTunes)
“Not A Pop Song”, Little Mix (iTunes)
“On Fire”, Boh Doran (iTunes)
“Outta Love”, Kim Churchill (iTunes)
“Over U”, Chris Watts (iTunes)
“Pimpin'”, Fatt Sosa featuring Rick Ross (iTunes)
“Praise”, Tchami featuring Gunna (iTunes)
“Quiet”, Lauren Auder (iTunes)
“Ready Yet”, Mokita (iTunes)
“Role Models”, Kobie Dee (iTunes)
“Scissorhands”, Maggie Lindemann (iTunes)
“Show Them The Way”, Stevie Nicks (iTunes)
“Silver Tongue Devil”, Masego & Shenseea (iTunes)
“Sleepy Hollow”, Trippie Redd (iTunes)
“Spaces”, Jaymes Young (iTunes)
“Starry Eyed”, Vân Scott (iTunes)
“Stars In The Sky”, Phora featuring Jhené Aiko (iTunes)
“Stay”, Cheat Codes & Bryce Vine (iTunes)
“Stay4Ever”, Powfu featuring Mounika. (iTunes)
“Super Sad Songs”, Zachary Knowles (iTunes)
“Take You There”, Cody Fry (iTunes)
“Taste”, Jetta (iTunes)
“Tell Your Mom”, Georgia Webster (iTunes)
“Therapy”, Boy In Space & NOTD (iTunes)
“Throwback Thursday”, Johan Lenox & Kota The Friend (iTunes)
“Touch Me (Remix)”, Victoria Monét featuring Kehlani (iTunes)
“Unbound”, MICHELLE (iTunes)
“Under My Skin”, Steps (iTunes)
“Use Your Love”, Sam Feldt & The Him featuring GoldFord (iTunes)
“Vibrating”, Redfield (iTunes)
“Visitor (MUNA Remix)”, Of Monsters And Men (iTunes)
“We The Ones (Organized Noize Remix)”, Big Boi & Sleepy Brown featuring Killer Mike & Big Rube (iTunes)
“What If”, Faustix (iTunes)
“Wherever The Wind Blows”, Adam Simons (iTunes)
“White Whale”, Brendan James (iTunes)
“Wild Eyes”, Darling Brando (iTunes)
“Wild Horse”, Rachel Bradshaw (iTunes)
“Wisdom Teeth”, Bea Miller (iTunes)
“Whose Arms”, Stephen Puth featuring Sofia Reyes (iTunes)

Next week, the current albums from Sasha Sloan and The Vamps 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: July 19, 2009

Kings of Adam’s chart.

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 July 19, 2009…

Debuts:
40. BROOKE WHITE, “Radio Radio”
38. UNCLE KRACKER, “Smile”
37. 311, “It’s Alright”
34. A FINE FRENZY, “Blow Away”

Biggest Mover:
TINA PAROL, “Who’s Got Your Money?” (33-26, seven spots)

10. MAT KEARNEY, “Closer To Love” (up 2)
Album: City Of Black & White (2009, Aware/Columbia Records)
Peak: #6

09. KINGS OF LEON, “Use Somebody” (up 2)
Album: Only By The Night (2008, RCA Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

08. SHINEDOWN, “Second Chance” (down 3)
Album: The Sound Of Madness (2008, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #2 for three weeks

07. DAUGHTRY, “No Surprise” (up 1)
Album: Leave This Town (2009, RCA Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

06. P!NK, “Please Don’t Leave Me” (steady, second week)
Album: Funhouse (2008, LaFace/Zomba Records)
Peak: #2

05. TAYLOR SWIFT, “You Belong With Me” (up 2)
Album: Fearless (2008, Big Machine/Universal Republic Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

04. NICKELBACK, “If Today Was Your Last Day” (down 1)
Album: Dark Horse (2008, Roadrunner/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for three weeks

03. THE FRAY, “Never Say Never” (down 1)
Album: The Fray (2009, Epic Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

02. ROB THOMAS, “Her Diamonds” (down 1)
Album: Cradlesong (2009, Emblem/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #1 for eight weeks

01. KATY PERRY, “Waking Up In Vegas” (up 3)
Album: One Of The Boys (2008, Capitol Records)
Peak: #1 for five weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: May 3, 2009

A chart from the fan who can be moved.

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 11 years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of May 3, 2009…

Debuts:
40. KRISTINIA DEBARGE, “Goodbye”
39. KATY PERRY, “Waking Up In Vegas”
38. JESSIE JAMES, “Wanted”
36. V FACTORY, “Love Struck”

Biggest Mover(s):
P!NK, “Please Don’t Leave Me” (20-11, nine spots)

10. O.A.R., “This Town” (down 3)
Album: All Sides (2008, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #6 for three weeks

09. CHRIS ISAAK, “We Let Her Down” (down 1)
Album: Mr. Lucky (2009, Reprise Records)
Peak: #8 for two weeks

08. MAT KEARNEY, “Closer To Love” (up 2)
Album: City of Black & White (2009, Aware/Columbia Records)
Peak: #6

07. COLDPLAY, “Life In Technicolor II” (up 1)
Album: Prospekt’s March (EP) (2008, Capitol Records)
Peak: #6

06. DAVID COOK, “Come Back To Me” (up 3)
Album: David Cook (2008, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #2 for three weeks

05. KELLY CLARKSON, “My Life Would Suck Without You” (down 2)
Album: All I Ever Wanted (2009, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

04. THE FRAY, “You Found Me” (steady, third week)
Album: The Fray (2009, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

03. SHINEDOWN, “Second Chance” (up 2)
Album: The Sound Of Madness (2008, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #2 for three weeks

02. JASON MRAZ featuring COLBIE CAILLAT, “Lucky” (steady, third week)
Album: We Sing. We Dance. We Steal Things. (2008, Atlantic Records)
Peak: #2 for three weeks

01. THE SCRIPT, “The Man Who Can’t Be Moved” (steady, sixth week)
Album: The Script (2008, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for eight weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: April 19, 2015

A 2015 kind of love.

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 five years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of April 19, 2015…

Debuts:
40. FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE, “Sun Daze”

39. SAM HUNT, “Take Your Time”

Biggest Mover(s):
MARTIN LUKE BROWN, “Take Out Of Me” (22-16, six spots)

10. MAT KEARNEY, “Billion” (up 1)
Album: Just Kids (2015, Republic Records)
Peak: #9 for two weeks

09. TAYLOR SWIFT, “Style” (down 3)
Album: 1989 (2014, Big Machine/Republic Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

08. SCOTT HELMAN, “Bungalow” (steady, second week)
Album: Augusta (EP) (2014, Warner Bros. Records)
Peak: #8 for two weeks

07. THE SCRIPT, “Man On A Wire” (up 2)
Album: No Sound Without Silence (2014, Columbia Records)
Peak: #5

06. TORI KELLY, “Nobody Love” (up 1)
Album: Unbreakable Smile (2016, Capitol Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

05. NATE RUESS, “Nothing Without Love” (steady, second week)
Album: Grand Romantic (2015, Fueled By Ramen/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #3 for two weeks

04. LIFE OF DILLON, “Overload” (steady, third week)
Album: Prologue (EP) (2015, Disruptor/Epic Records)
Peak: #2

03. ELLIE GOULDING, “Love Me Like You Do” (steady, third week)
Album: Fifty Shades Of Grey (Soundtrack) (2015, CT/Republic-Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

02. SAINT MOTEL, “My Type” (steady, second week)
Album: My Type (EP) (2014, Elektra Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

01. YEARS & YEARS, “King” (steady, second week)
Album: Communion (2015, Interscope Records)
Peak: #1 for two weeks

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: March 4, 2012

“Know” your duets and duos.

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 eight years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of March 4, 2012…

Debuts:
40. JOHN MAYER, “Shadow Days”

39. SNOW PATROL, “This Isn’t Everything You Are”

Biggest Mover(s):
ADELE, “Rumour Has It” (36-30)
KATY PERRY, “Part Of Me” (23-17, six spots)

10. NICKELBACK, “Lullaby” (up 1)
Album: Here And Now (2011, Roadrunner/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #8 for two weeks

09. ADAM LAMBERT, “Better Than I Know Myself” (up 3)
Album: Trespassing (2012, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #8 for two weeks

08. MAT KEARNEY, “Ships In The Night” (steady, fourth week)
Album: Young Love (2011, Universal Republic Records)
Peak: #8 for four weeks

07. ONE DIRECTION, “One Thing” (up 2)
Album: Up All Night (2012, Columbia Records)
Peak: #5

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

05. GRAFFITI6, “Free” (down 1)
Album: Colours (2012, Capitol Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

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

03. ADELE, “Set Fire To The Rain” (steady, third week)
Album: 21 (2011, XL/Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

02. KELLY CLARKSON, “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You)” (steady, third week)
Album: Stronger (2011, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #2 for four weeks

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

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ADAM’S TOP 40 FLASHBACK: February 25, 2007

There’s “Something” about 2007.

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 13 years and find out what was topping my chart for the week of February 25, 2007…

Debuts:
39. THE ALTERNATE ROUTES, “Time Is A Runaway”

38. KAISER CHIEFS, “Ruby”

Biggest Mover(s):
(see #8 below)

10. JAMES MORRISON, “You Give Me Something” (up 3)
Album: Undiscovered (2007, Polydor/Interscope Records)
Peak: #2 for three weeks

09. MODEST MOUSE, “Dashboard” (up 8)
Album: We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank (2007, Epic Records)
Peak: #6 for two weeks

08. ROB THOMAS, “Little Wonders” (up 10)
Album: Meet The Robinsons (Soundtrack) (2007, Walt Disney/Melisma/Atlantic Records)
Peak: #2 for three weeks

07. THE FRAY, “How To Save A Life” (down 1)
Album: How To Save A Life (2005, Epic Records)
Peak: #1 for four weeks

06. DAUGHTRY, “It’s Not Over” (up 1)
Album: Daughtry (2006, 19/RCA Records)
Peak: #5 for six weeks

05. THE FRAY, “Look After You” (steady, second week)
Album: How To Save A Life (2005, Epic Records)
Peak: #2

04. BLUE OCTOBER, “Into The Ocean” (steady, second week)
Album: Foiled (2006, Universal Motown Records)
Peak: #3

03. MAT KEARNEY, “Nothing Left To Lose” (steady, second week)
Album: Nothing Left To Lose (2006, Aware/Columbia Records)
Peak: #2 for two weeks

02. FIVE FOR FIGHTING, “World” (steady, second week)
Album: Two Lights (2006, Aware/Columbia Records)
Peak: #1 for three weeks

01. DBCLIFFORD, “Simple Things” (steady, second week)
Album: Recyclable (2007, Sony BMG Records)
Peak: #1 for six weeks

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