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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (September 22, 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 Bieber and Sam Smith witness some triple-digit love at the Top 40 format, but which of their diamonds is the jewel of the panel? Let’s add ’em up:

O “HOLY” FIGHT: The race was tight for the week’s Most Added single, but in the battle of the one-word titles, “Holy” found the faith to blast past “Diamonds”. Bieber and Chance The Rapper‘s new collaboration together secured 165 stations on impact, just ahead of Smith’s still impressive 145. The pair of pop winners are already well into the top 40 at this format and should continue to make some moves through the fall. On Monday, “Diamonds” snuck ahead of “Holy” to become the Most Added track at the Hot AC format, but the top spot on today’s report at the Rhythmic format went to “Holy”.

Last week’s top song, Marshmello and Demi Lovato‘s “OK Not To Be OK”, settled for third place with 29 more adds this week.

Charting singles from Tate McRae and Zoe Wees returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

We’ll see you next week for more adds action!

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN (ELEVEN)
1. JUSTIN BIEBER featuring CHANCE THE RAPPER, “Holy” (Def Jam)
2. SAM SMITH, “Diamonds” (Capitol)
3. MARSHMELLO & DEMI LOVATO, “OK Not To Be OK” (Island/Republic)
4. TATE MCRAE, “You Broke Me First” (RCA)
5-T. CALVIN HARRIS x THE WEEKND, “Over Now” (Columbia)
5-T. JOEL CORRY featuring MNEK, “Head & Heart” (Big Beat/EMG)
7-T. BLACKPINK & SELENA GOMEZ, “Ice Cream” (Interscope)
7-T. ZOE WEES, “Control” (Caroline)
9-T. MADISON BEER, “Baby” (Access/Epic)
10-T. 24KGOLDN featuring IANN DIOR, “Mood” (RECORDS-Columbia)
10-T. AVA MAX, “Kings & Queens” (Atlantic)

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RADIO ACTIVE — A Weekly Chart CHRonicle (September 20, 2020)

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. Yes, someone you loved is back at the top of the pop chart. Here’s what’s popping this week:

THE WAY TO “GO”: Lewis Capaldi scores his second #1 song on the Top 40 chart with “Before You Go”. In its 36th week in the top 40, the single sets a new record for the slowest run ever to the top spot in the plays-per-week era, surpassing the previous record by five weeks. It’s already reached #1 on the Hot AC radio chart.

Three superstar releases leap into the top 40 this week, led by Marshmello and Demi Lovato‘s collaboration “OK Not To Be OK”. It blasts from 43-29, becoming their tenth and 17th top 40 singles at the pop format, respectively. Justin Bieber and Chance The Rapper enter the chart at #34 with “Holy”, marking their 30th and fifth top 40 songs here, respectively. The track was just released on Friday. Lastly, the 15th top 40 single for Sam Smith lands at #39. “Diamonds” is taken from the Love Goes album, which comes out on October 23.

The only top 50 entry this week comes from newcomer Jxdn. The social media star debuts at #49 with “Angels & Demons”.

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (September 15, 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: Marshmello and Demi Lovato get the “OK” from the Top 40 format in an otherwise slow session. Let’s add ’em up:

MORE THAN “OK”: After starting at #43 on Sunday’s published chart, Marshmello and Demi Lovato’s song “OK Not To Be OK” leads this week’s report with a total of 110 stations during its opening week. It also ranked as the Most Added release at the Hot AC format yesterday, earning 24 adds there. It should bolt into the top 40 on both charts by the weekend.

The only other new song in the top five comes from Madison Beer, who ties for second place with “Baby”. It secures 17 adds.

Charting singles from 24KGoldn, Conan Gray and Surf Mesa returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

The new collaboration from Justin Bieber and Chance The Rapper will likely have a wholly holy week on Tuesday’s update.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. MARSHMELLO & DEMI LOVATO, “OK Not To Be OK” (Island/Republic)
2-T. 24KGOLDN featuring IANN DIOR, “Mood” (RECORDS-Columbia)
2-T. MADISON BEER, “Baby” (Access/Epic)
4. SURF MESA featuring EMILEE, “ILY (I Love You Baby)” (Astralwerks/Capitol)
5. CALVIN HARRIS x THE WEEKND, “Over Now” (Columbia)
6. JOEL CORRY featuring MNEK, “Head & Heart” (Big Beat/EMG)
7-T. BLACKPINK & SELENA GOMEZ, “Ice Cream” (Interscope)
7-T. DRAKE featuring LIL DURK, “Laugh Now Cry Later” (OVO/Republic)
9-T. CONAN GRAY, “Heather” (Republic)
9-T. TATE MCRAE, “You Broke Me First” (RCA)

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RADIO REPORT: What’s Popping At Top 40 Radio This Week (September 14-15, 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 three tunes impacting this week at the Top 40 format:

BEA MILLER – “Feel Something” (Hollywood)
Album: Quarantine (EP) (2020)
Past T40 History: Miller has reached the top 50 with three songs. 2014’s “Young Blood” peaked at #38, her sole top 40 entry here.

MADISON BEER – “Baby” (Access/Epic)
Album: Life Support (2020)
Past T40 History: Beer has reached the top 40 twice at this format, but her most recent single (“Good In Goodbye”) stalled at #42.

MARSHMELLO & DEMI LOVATO – “OK Not To Be OK” (Island/Republic)
Album: TBA (2020)
Past T40 History: The big collaboration started at #43 on Sunday’s published chart. It also made the top 50 on the Hot AC survey.

Nothing is currently listed as impacting at the format next Tuesday.

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RADIO ACTIVE — A Weekly Chart CHRonicle (September 13, 2020)

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. It’s certainly OK to check out these building titles and top movers at the format. Here’s what’s popping this week:

RUNNING LOW ON “SUGAR”: Harry Styles sneaks in a seventh week at #1 on the Top 40 chart with “Watermelon Sugar”. At this time, it’s likely to be the song’s final frame at the top, as Lewis Capaldi‘s “Before You Go” (which holds at #2 again) powers up in an attempt to claim the slowest run ever to #1 at the format.

In the top 40, the reissue of Zara Larsson‘s “Wow” lifts from 41-39 to become her ninth top 40 release at the format. Dan + Shay are also on the move with “I Should Probably Go To Bed”, lifting from 42-40 and earning the duo their fourth top 40 crossover hit.

The highest debut in the top 50 is the new collaboration from Marshmello and Demi Lovato, “OK Not To Be OK”, which bows at #43. The song also lands in the top 50 on this week’s Hot AC chart. Meanwhile, popular TikTok personality Dixie D’Amelio is also new to region, as “Be Happy” starts at #47. A remix of it, which features Blackbear and Lil Mosey, was released on Wednesday. A third new song lands at #50: newcomer Tate McRae slides in with “You Broke Me First”, a streaming hit that has already made the top 40 in several countries.

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (August 18, 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: Miley Cyrus is sky high on the log with her latest tune, while the top five sees some major turnover. Let’s add ’em up:

“MIDNIGHT” ROCKS: The 80’s-inspired “Midnight Sky” by Miley Cyrus is today’s winner at the Top 40 format, as it struts into the adds report with 117 stations on impact. It also led yesterday’s report at Hot AC radio. Dan + Shay‘s “I Should Probably Go To Bed” followed in second place with 41 stations this week, so the format certainly wasn’t sleeping on it. Unsurprisingly, it finished in the runner-up position behind Cyrus on the same Hot AC log. The two releases are off to a great start on both charts.

In third place, Drake starts with 32 stations on impact for the Lil Durk-assisted “Laugh Now Cry Later”, which grabs the top spot on the reports at both Rhythmic and Urban radio this week. Zara Larsson also returns to the Top 40 report with 2019’s ‘Wow”. It rockets into fourth place with 22 stations during the session, which follows a prominent placement in Netflix’s Work It from earlier this month. (The song previously earned some unsolicited airplay at the format last summer.

Charting singles from Billie Eilish and Zoe Wees returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

We’ll see you next Tuesday for another adds recap, including data on the BTS single that’s sure to, well, explode at the format.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. MILEY CYRUS, “Midnight Sky” (RCA)
2. DAN + SHAY, “”I Should Probably Go To Bed”” (Warner)
3. DRAKE featuring LIL DURK, “Laugh Now Cry Later” (OVO/Republic)
4. ZARA LARSSON, “Wow” (TEN/Epic)
5. BILLIE EILISH, “My Future” (Darkroom/Interscope)
6. SAWEETIE, “Tap In” (ICY/Artistry/Warner)
7. JUICE WRLD & MARSHMELLO, “Come & Go” (Grade A/Interscope)
8. ZOE WEES, “Control” (Caroline)
9. TOPIC & A7S, “Breaking Me” (Astralwerks/Capitol)
10. 24KGOLDN featuring IANN DIOR, “Mood” (RECORDS-Columbia)

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (August 11, 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 Top 40 panel taps Saweetie for a nice start at the format, but did she land atop the adds report? Let’s add ’em up:

WHAT’S ON “TAP”: During a slow week at the format, Saweetie’s “Tap In” narrowly made it across the finish line to be the Most Added song at the Top 40 format, impacting with 27 stations. In second place, newcomer Zoe Wees put up another 21 stations for “Control”, while Billie Eilish finished in third with 20 more adds for “My Future”.

No other impacting titles entered the top ten.

Charting singles from Avenue Beat and Jack Harlow returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

We’ll see you next Tuesday for another adds recap, including data on the current Country and Hot AC radio hit from Dan + Shay.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. SAWEETIE, “Tap In” (ICY/Artistry/Warner)
2. ZOE WEES, “Control” (Caroline)
3. BILLIE EILISH, “My Future” (Darkroom/Interscope)
4-T. AVENUE BEAT, “F2020” (Tape Room/Valory-in2une)
4-T. JACK HARLOW, “Whats Poppin” (Atlantic)
4-T. JUICE WRLD & MARSHMELLO, “Come & Go” (Grade A/Interscope)
7. TOPIC & A7S, “Breaking Me” (Astralwerks/Capitol)
8. ZEDD & JASMINE THOMPSON, “Funny” (Interscope-Atlantic)
9-T. DJ KHALED featuring DRAKE, “Popstar” (We The Best/OVO/Republic-Epic)
9-T. KANE BROWN, SWAE LEE & KHALID, “Be Like That” (RCA-Interscope)

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (August 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: Billie Eilish tries to predict the future on the pop format and channels it into a win on the report. Let’s add ’em up:

WELCOME TO THE “FUTURE”: With 78 stations on impact, Billie Eilish’s “My Future” takes on the present at pop radio, as it easily secures the top spot on this week’s adds report. The single leaped into top 40 on last Sunday’s published chart, becoming her fifth top 40 entry to date. It also takes second place on the report at Alternative radio, where it picks up another 20 stations.

The only other major impacting track of note is a collaboration from J Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny and Tainy. With a total of 27 stations on impact, “Un Dia (One Day)” finishes in fifth place. It ranked in second place on the report at Rhythmic radio, finding 18 additional stations there.

Charting singles from Avenue Beat, Maroon 5 and Taylor Swift returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

We’ll see you next Tuesday for another adds recap, including data on the current Rhythmic and Urban radio hit from Saweetie.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. BILLIE EILISH, “My Future” (Darkroom/Interscope)
2. TAYLOR SWIFT, “Cardigan” (Republic)
3. JUICE WRLD & MARSHMELLO, “Come & Go” (Grade A/Interscope)
4. MAROON 5, “Nobody’s Love” (222/Interscope)
5. J BALVIN, DUA LIPA, BAD BUNNY & TAINY, “Un Dia (One Day)” (UMLE/Republic)
6. AVENUE BEAT, “F2020” (Tape Room/Valory-in2une)
7. JEREMY ZUCKER, “Supercuts” (Republic)
8. TOPIC & A7S, “Breaking Me” (Astralwerks/Capitol)
9. DJ KHALED featuring DRAKE, “Popstar” (We The Best/OVO/Republic-Epic)
10-T. CHRIS BROWN x YOUNG THUG, “Go Crazy” (RCA-300 Ent.)
10-T. ZOE WEES, “Control” (Caroline)

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (July 28, 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: terrific triple digit wins for Maroon 5 and Taylor Swift‘s latest releases. Let’s add ’em up:

“NOBODY’S” SUPPOSED TO BE HERE: After a day of heavy action, Maroon 5’s “Nobody’s Love” secures the love of the radio panel, picking up 143 Top 40 stations on impact. Finishing in a strong second place, Swift’s “Cardigan” warms up with 110 adds. At this time, the former is headed for a top 30 move by the weekend, while the latter should make a larger debut within the top 40.

Impacting singles from DJ Khaled and Drake (#4), Jeremy Zucker (#6) and Jonas Blue and MAX (#8) also reached the top ten on impact, but with significantly smaller totals. “Popstar” is already inside the top 50 at the format. The latter two entries could enter the region (with continued support) during the latter part of August.

Charting singles from Avenue Beat and the late Juice WRLD returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

We’ll see you next Tuesday for another adds recap!

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. MAROON 5, “Nobody’s Love” (222/Interscope)
2. TAYLOR SWIFT, “Cardigan” (Republic)
3. JUICE WRLD & MARSHMELLO, “Come & Go” (Grade A/Interscope)
4. DJ KHALED featuring DRAKE, “Popstar” (We The Best/OVO/Republic-Epic)
5. AVENUE BEAT, “F2020” (Tape Room/Valory-in2une)
6. JEREMY ZUCKER, “Supercuts” (Republic)
7. ZARA LARSSON, “Love Me Land” (Epic)
8-T. JONAS BLUE & MAX, “Naked” (Astralwerks/Capitol)
8-T. KANE BROWN, SWAE LEE & KHALID, “Be Like That” (RCA-Interscope)
8-T. TOPIC & A7S, “Breaking Me” (Astralwerks/Capitol)

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RADIO REPORT: What’s Popping At Top 40 Radio This Week (July 27-28, 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 four tracks impacting this week at the Top 40 format:

JEREMY ZUCKER – “Supercuts” (Republic)
Album: TBA (2020)
Past T40 History: Last March, Zucker entered the pop chart for the first time with his song “Comethru”, which got as high as #37.

JONAS BLUE & MAX – “Naked” (Astralwerks/Capitol)
Album: TBA (2020)
Past T40 History: Blue continues to struggle here: his highest-charting track, the William Singe-assisted “Mama”, hit #31 in 2017.

MAROON 5 – “Nobody’s Love” (222/Interscope)
Album: TBA (2020)
Past T40 History: This song entered at #36 on yesterday’s published chart, extending the popular band’s history to 28 top 40 hits.

TAYLOR SWIFT – “Cardigan” (Republic)
Album: Folklore (2020)
Past T40 History: It’s not quite “Lovefool” by The Cardigans, a #1 single for six weeks in 1997, but “Cardigan” should still be solid.

Among next week’s impacting titles is a Latin lovefest from J Balvin, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny and Tainy. Will it rule for one day and pace ahead of other emerging titles? Stay tuned.

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