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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (January 25, 2022)

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: Charlie Puth lights up the report with his latest release. Let’s add ’em up:

LIGHTING UP THE LIST: The Top 40 radio panel turns on the lights this week, as Charlie Puth leads the report with “Light Switch”. His new song, which was originally teased on TikTok last fall, picked up 141 stations on impact. It’s currently his 12th top 40 entry at the format. “Light Switch” also led the adds report at Hot AC radio yesterday, securing 54 stations there.

A week ahead of impact, “Enemy” appears in fifth place on the report for Imagine Dragons and JID, picking up 20 early adds. The theme song from Arcane: League Of Legends now ranks at #2 on the Alternative radio chart.

Charting singles from LattoThe Walters and The Weeknd also returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

We’ll see you next week for another action-packed adds session.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN
1. CHARLIE PUTH, “Light Switch” (Atlantic)
2. LAUREN SPENCER-SMITH, “Fingers Crossed” (in2une)
3. ALESSO & KATY PERRY, “When I’m Gone” (10:22PM/Astralwerks/Capitol)
4. LATTO, “Big Energy” (Streamcut/RCA)
5. IMAGINE DRAGONS x JID, “Enemy” (KIDinaKORNER/Interscope)
6-T. DAISY THE GREAT x AJR, “Record Player” (S-Curve/Hollywood)
6-T. THE WEEKND, “Sacrifice” (XO/Republic)
8. THE WALTERS, “I Love You So” (Warner)
9. DOJA CAT, “Woman” (Kemosabe/RCA)
10. TIESTO & AVA MAX, “The Motto” (Atlantic)

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ADD LIB — Brace For (CHR) Impact (January 18, 2022)

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: A new week is dawning for The Weeknd on the FM dial. Let’s add ’em up:

LIVIN’ FOR THE WEEKND: After a very tight race this Tuesday, The Weeknd scored another 35 adds for “Sacrifice”, becoming the Most Added track at the Top 40 format for the second consecutive week. Newcomer Lauren Spencer-Smith climbed into second place, picking up 34 new stations for “Fingers Crossed”, a recent viral tune from TikTok. Finally, The Walters impacted today with yet another successful song that was picked up by an audience on the video app: “I Love You So”, which landed in third place with 32 adds.

Charting singles from Emmy Meli and Latto also returned to the top ten on the adds report this week.

We’ll see you next week for another action-packed adds session.

MOST ADDED — THIS WEEK’S TOP TEN (ELEVEN)
1. THE WEEKND, “Sacrifice” (XO/Republic)
2. LAUREN SPENCER-SMITH, “Fingers Crossed” (in2une)
3. THE WALTERS, “I Love You So” (Warner)
4. LATTO, “Big Energy” (Streamcut/RCA)
5. DOJA CAT, “Woman” (Kemosabe/RCA)
6. EMMY MELI, “I Am Woman” (Disruptor/Arista)
7. JUICE WRLD & JUSTIN BIEBER, “Wandered To LA” (Grade A/Interscope-Def Jam)
8. ALESSO & KATY PERRY, “When I’m Gone” (10:22PM/Astralwerks/Capitol)
9. AVRIL LAVIGNE featuring BLACKBEAR, “Love It When You Hate Me” (DTA/EMG)
10-T. CHLÖE, “Have Mercy” (Parkwood/Columbia)
10-T. NIKI, “Every Summertime” (Marvel/Hollywood/Interscope)

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RADIO REPORT: What’s Popping At Top 40 Radio This Week (January 17-18, 2022)

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 songs impacting this week at the Top 40 format:

EMMY MELI, “I Am Woman” (Disruptor/Arista)
Album: TBA (2022)
Chart Position: #33 (1/16/22)
T40 Hits To Date: 1

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JUICE WRLD & JUSTIN BIEBER, “Wandered To LA” (Grade A/Interscope)
Album: Fighting Demons (2021)
Chart Position: #36 (1/16/22)
T40 Hits To Date: 4 (Juice WRLD) / 38 (Justin Bieber)

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THE WALTERS, “I Love You So” (Warner)
EP: Songs For Dads (2014)
Chart Position: #67 (1/16/22)
T40 Hits To Date: None

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How will these songs perform on the adds report? Let me know!

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