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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (May 26, 2020)

Welcome to Add Lib, your Tuesday report on POP! Goes The Charts that’s mad about CHR/Top 40 adds, based on the station data provided by Mediabase 24/7 and Add Board. This week: Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande get the panel all wet with their dazzling (and damp) collaboration. Grab your umbrella and let’s add ’em up:

“RAIN” REIGNS: Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande’s hit collaboration “Rain On Me” easily takes the Most Added title at the Top 40 format this week, pouring down with a storm of 131 adds on impact. The tune, which landed at #38 on Sunday’s published chart, is likely to make a larger move by this coming weekend’s update. “Rain” was also the Most Added track at the Hot AC format, picking up 46 stations there.

In with 42 stations, the Black Eyed Peas, Ozuna and J. Rey Soul collaboration “Mamacita” had a strong second place finish. It also finished in third on the report at the Rhythmic format, securing 21 adds there.

Charting singles from Harry Styles, Katy Perry and Lil Mosey return to the top ten on the adds report this week.

We’ll see you next Tuesday for another adds recap, featuring tunes from Gabby Barrett, Kelsea Ballerini, Olivia O’Brien and more.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. LADY GAGA & ARIANA GRANDE, “Rain On Me” (Interscope)
2. BLACK EYED PEAS, OZUNA & J. REY SOUL, “Mamacita” (Epic)
3. JONAS BROTHERS featuring KAROL G, “X” (Republic)
4. HARRY STYLES, “Watermelon Sugar” (Columbia)
5. DOJA CAT featuring GUCCI MANE, “Like That” (Kemosabe/RCA)
6. KATY PERRY, “Daisies” (Capitol)
7. LIL MOSEY, “Blueberry Faygo” (Interscope)
8-T. DABABY featuring RODDY RICCH, “Rockstar” (SCMG/Interscope)
8-T. MEGAN THEE STALLION, “Savage” (1501 Certified Ent./300 Ent.)
10. RODDY RICCH featuring MUSTARD, “High Fashion” (Atlantic)

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RADIO REPORT: What’s Popping At Top 40 Radio This Week (May 25-26, 2020)

It’s time once again to analyze the airwaves and find out if your favorite new releases will be lighting up your local station’s playlist this week. Which tunes will climb to the top and which ones will hit a stop? Here are two singles impacting this week at the Top 40 format:

BLACK EYED PEAS, OZUNA & J. REY SOUL – “Mamacita” (Epic)
Album: TBA (2020)
Past T40 History: The Peas recently earned their first top ten entry in nine years at the format with “RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)”.

LADY GAGA & ARIANA GRANDE – “Rain On Me” (Interscope)
Album: Chromatica (2020)
Past T40 History: After sneaking into the top 40 on yesterday’s published update at #38, this should earn a big reaction this week.

Competing country crossovers from Gabby Barrett and Kelsea Ballerini lead a very active week at the format next Tuesday.

Which of these new songs would you like to see top the charts? Let me know!

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (March 3, 2020)

Welcome to Add Lib, your Tuesday report on POP! Goes The Charts that’s mad about CHR/Top 40 adds, based on the station data provided by Mediabase 24/7 and Add Board. This week: Justin Timberlake! SZA! Lady Gaga! Huge totals! After a crazy night, it’s time to recap it all. The votes have been cast, so let’s add ’em up:

THE OTHER SIDE OF LOVE: After a slightly delayed ending to the session tonight, both “Stupid Love” by Lady Gaga and “The Other Side” by SZA x Justin Timberlake are tied for the Most Added song at the Top 40 format, earning 178 stations each. The pair of surging singles cracked the top 30 on last Sunday’s published update and are headed for higher peaks this coming weekend. Not bad for a Super Tuesday…

The emerging duo Surfaces also managed to rank well with their first song to impact here, “Sunday Best”. It started in third place with 31 stations this week. The tune, which found a second life from TikTok recently, looks bound for the top 50 by the weekend.

Charting songs from Doja Cat, Lauv and Roddy Ricch are among those returning to the top ten on this week’s report.

The new tracks from 5 Seconds Of Summer and Demi Lovato are likely to lead the way on next Tuesday’s adds report, though quite a few additional titles are also on the schedule.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1-T. LADY GAGA, “Stupid Love” (Interscope)
1-T. SZA x JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, “The Other Side” (RCA)
3. SURFACES, “Sunday Best” (10K Projects/Capitol)
4. LAUV, “Modern Loneliness” (AWAL/in2une)
5-T. DOJA CAT, “Say So” (Kemosabe/RCA)
5-T STATIC & BEN EL and PITBULL, “Further Up (Na, Na, Na, Na, Na)” (Saban/Caroline)
7. RODDY RICCH, “The Box” (Atlantic)
8. FUTURE & DRAKE, “Life Is Good” (Freebandz/Republic-Epic)
9. ALI GATIE, “What If I Told You That I Love You” (Warner)
10. BLACK EYED PEAS x J BALVIN, “RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)” (Epic)

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (February 4, 2020)

Welcome to Add Lib, your Tuesday report on POP! Goes The Charts that’s mad about CHR/Top 40 adds, based on the station data provided by Mediabase 24/7 and Add Board. This week: Khalid and Selena Gomez know their worth at Top 40 radio, but which performed ended up in that rare and coveted top position on the report? Let’s add ’em up:

“KNOW” YOUR ADDS: After sneaking in a midday premiere and wide support from the panel, “Know Your Worth” by Khalid x Disclosure is this week’s Most Added song at the Top 40 format, ending the day with a total of 60 stations. The track only earned a handful of adds at the Rhythmic format on the latest list, though it did not impact there today. Expect “Know” to easily chart this weekend on the regular published update.

Of course, this means Selena Gomez‘s “Rare” ended the day in second place, but only by one add: 59 more stations came in for it this week. The title cut from her latest album is already flying up the Top 40 chart, making its top 40 debut this past weekend.

The latest single from Meghan Trainor, the Nicki Minaj-assisted “Nice To Meet Ya”, also managed to place in the top five titles this week. It earned 40 stations on impact, earning it a fourth place rank. The collaboration is featured on her album Treat Myself, which was released last Friday. It also placed in fourth on the Hot AC report yesterday, picking up 14 stations there.

Charting songs from Doja Cat, Taylor Swift and The Weeknd are among those returning to the top ten on this week’s report.

Next week, emerging songs from Ali Gatie, DaBaby and Madison Beer all aim to be da Most Added song of the week. Who will take the crown? Find out next Tuesday, baby.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN (ELEVEN)
1. KHALID x DISCLOSURE, “Know Your Worth” (RCA)
2. SELENA GOMEZ, “Rare” (Interscope)
3. LIZZO, “Cuz I Love You” (Atlantic)
4. MEGHAN TRAINOR featuring NICKI MINAJ, “Nice To Meet Ya” (Epic)
5. TAYLOR SWIFT, “The Man” (Republic)
6. DOJA CAT, “Say So” (Kemosabe/RCA)
7. THE WEEKND, “Blinding Lights” (XO/Republic)
8. NOAH CYRUS, “July” (RECORDS/Columbia)
9. CHELSEA CUTLER, “Sad Tonight” (Republic)
10-T. BLACK EYED PEAS x J BALVIN, “RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)” (Epic)
10-T. RODDY RICCH, “The Box” (Atlantic)

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (January 21, 2020)

Welcome to Add Lib, your Tuesday report on POP! Goes The Charts that’s mad about CHR/Top 40 adds, based on the station data provided by Mediabase 24/7 and Add Board. This week: the Jonas Brothers gotta ‘nother hit, but who else in the mix? Let’s add ’em up:

“MAN” OF THE HOUR: With 164 adds on impact, “What A Man Gotta Do” by the Jonas Brothers dominated the Top 40 report, easily securing the top spot. On the Hot AC report, it picked up another 55 adds, where it also started in first place. With a nice top 30 debut on both charts by last Sunday’s published update, the song won’t waste any time flying up through the coming weeks. It’s expected to lead a forthcoming studio album by the siblings, which is due sometime later this year.

Labelmate Chelsea Cutler also managed a solid first week with “Sad Tonight”, landing in third place with 39 stations. Her album How To Be Human was released last Friday. It’s her first single to officially impact at the Top 40 format, though she did score a bit of Triple A airplay last year for the Jeremy Zucker collaboration “You Were Good To Me”, which failed to chart.

Charting songs from Alicia Keys, Halsey and The Weeknd are among those returning to the top ten on this week’s report.

Next week, Lizzo‘s “Cuz I Love You” is likely to see a lot of love at the Top 40 format. Will Noah Cyrus‘s “July” share it?

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. JONAS BROTHERS, “What A Man Gotta Do” (Republic)
2. HALSEY, “You Should Be Sad” (Capitol)
3. CHELSEA CUTLER, “Sad Tonight” (Republic)
4-T CAMILA CABELLO featuring DABABY, “My Oh My” (Syco/Epic)
4-T. THE WEEKND, “Blinding Lights” (XO/Republic)
6. RODDY RICCH, “The Box” (Atlantic)
7-T. ALICIA KEYS, “Underdog” (RCA)
7-T. BLACK EYED PEAS x J BALVIN, “RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)” (Epic)
7-T. BROCKHAMPTON, “Sugar” (Question Everything/RCA)
7-T. REGARD, “Ride It” (Epic)

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RADIO ACTIVE — A Weekly Chart CHRonicle (December 8, 2019)

Welcome to Radio Active, a Sunday evening report from POP! Goes The Charts that gets to the chart of the matter: all the highlights from the CHR/Top 40 chart, as published by Mediabase 24/7 and Mediabase Research. As we mourn the death of singer and rapper Juice WRLD at the young age of 21, here’s what’s popping at the Top 40 format this week:

A “GOOD” LIFE: Lizzo‘s “Good As Hell”, with a very small loss in spins, holds at #1 on the Top 40 chart for a third week. The big hit is still in positive territory on both the Rhythmic (up 8-7) and Hot AC (up 11-9) radio charts. It appears that “Water Me”, a single that Lizzo originally released in 2017, will be splashing onto the airwaves at all three formats soon. (It has about 115 spins across the formats this week.)

Harry Styles scores his fourth top 40 hit outside of One Direction with the song that debuts at #33, “Adore You”. The single can be found on his upcoming album Fine Line, due on Friday. (It’s not a cover of the song that Miley Cyrus took to #15 in 2014.) Two other songs from the project, “Lights Up” and “Watermelon Sugar”, are continuing to receive minor airplay from several stations.

Climbing from 43-40, the Black Eyed Peas and J Balvin are new to the region with “Ritmo (Bad Boys For Life)”. It’s the 19th top 40 single at the format for the group and their first since 2011. Additionally, it’s the sixth top 40 hit for Balvin, who’s proving to be a popular collaborator as of late: he’s been featured on minor chart entries for DJ Snake and Major Lazer in the last few weeks.

The only top 50 entry of note is a viral hit that was driven by the video app TikTok: “Yellow Hearts” by Ant Saunders lands at #48 this week. It’s his first chart record and impacts on Tuesday.

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (November 26, 2019)

Welcome to Add Lib, your Tuesday report on POP! Goes The Charts that’s mad about CHR/Top 40 adds, based on the station data provided by Mediabase 24/7 and Add Board. This week: Arizona Zervas goes from TikTok to the top of the charts, as his new hit continues its run atop the weekly report. Let’s add ’em up:

LOVE ON THE ROX: With some programmers not reporting adds ahead of the long Thanksgiving weekend, the action wasn’t as strong overall this time around. Arizona Zervas’s viral smash “Roxanne” easily led the Top 40 report for a second consecutive week with 44 more stations coming in during the session. Billie Eilish holds in second place again with “Everything I Wanted”, picking up another 33 stations. Rounding out the top three on the list, Ant Saunders secures his best week yet at the format with “Yellow Hearts”, earning 22 more stations and a third place finish.

Established hits by Blackbear, Louis Tomlinson and Tones And I are among those returning to the top ten on the report.

Ed Sheeran‘s collaboration with Camila Cabello and Cardi B, which ranks in sixth place this week and is already in the top 50 at the format, will face off against another collaboration from Iggy Azalea and Alice Chater next Tuesday. Happy Thanksgiving!

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. ARIZONA ZERVAS, “Roxanne” (Columbia)
2. BILLIE EILISH, “Everything I Wanted” (Darkroom/Interscope)
3. ANT SAUNDERS, “Yellow Hearts” (Arista)
4. BLACK EYED PEAS x J BALVIN, “RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)” (Epic)
5. TONES AND I, “Dance Monkey” (Bad Batch-Elektra/EMG)
6. ED SHEERAN featuring CAMILA CABELLO & CARDI B, “South Of The Border” (Atlantic)
7. ZEDD & KEHLANI,
“Good Thing” (Interscope)
8-T. BLACKBEAR, “Hot Girl Bummer” (Beartrap/Alamo/Interscope)
8-T. JOJI & JACKSON WANG (88RISING) featuring SWAE LEE & MAJOR LAZER, “Walking” (88rising/12Tone)
8-T. LOUIS TOMLINSON, “We Made It” (Arista/RED)

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