This comprehensive compilation of one of today's hottest music formats has it all! The Billboard Top Adult Songs 1961-2006 covers every artist and song to appear on Billboard's "Easy Listening/Adult Contemporary" charts. Plus--for the first time ever--the complete history of Billboard's "Adult Top 40" chart is included here as well. It's packed with essential chart data...features and facts on the songs and artists...big bonus sections and more!
A comprehensive collection of one of today's hottest music formats. This book provides a 46-year history of Adult Contemporary (AC) music complete with over 8,500 songs, and 2,000 artists that appeared in Billboard's "Adult Contemporary" and "Adult Top 40" charts. This is the first time ever that a complete Adult Top 40 Chart history book has been published and it covers artists as diverse as Counting Crows, Sheryl Crow, Goo Goo Dolls, Lenny Kravitz, James Blunt, Kelly Clarkson, Jack Johnson and Daniel Powter. In the standard format that Record Research has made standard, all the essential song and artist info is included. Also, for the first time, songwriters are shown for every title. Many other bonus sections are added including lists of top artists organized by different themes and all-time rankings. Previous edition: Top Adult Contemporary, ISBN 089201497