5SOS’ “She’s Kinda Hot” Repeats as Pop’s Most-Added Song; A Great Big World, R. City Follow

Again picked up by an impressive quantity of stations, 5 Seconds of Summer’s “She’s Kinda Hot” retains its place atop Mediabase’s pop radio add board.

“She’s Kinda Hot,” which ranks as pop radio’s most-added song for a second straight week, received pickups from 55 monitored stations this week. It topped last week’s add board on the strength of 91 impact week pickups.

The new support should help the song continue its climb on the pop radio airplay chart. It appeared at #26 on this past week’s official listing.

Each picked up by 33 stations, A Great Big World’s new “Hold Each Other (featuring Futuristic)” and R. City’s surging “Locked Away (featuring Adam Levine)” tie for second-most added. Icona Pop’s “Emergency” follows with 21 pickups, while a total of 19 adds earns Little Mix’s “Black Magic” the week’s fifth-most-added honor.

Other notable pop options: Adam Lambert’s “Ghost Town” (18 adds, 6th-most added, tie), Calvin Harris + Disciples’ “How Deep Is Your Love” (18 adds, 6th, tie), The Weeknd’s “The Hills” (16 adds, 8th), Nico & Vinz’ “That’s How You Know (featuring Kid Ink and Bebe Rexha)” (13 adds, 9th), Alessia Cara’s “Here” (10 adds, 10th, tie), Afrojack’s SUMMERTHING! (featuring Mike Taylor)” (10 adds, 10th, tie), and Flo Rida’s “I Don’t Like It, I Love It (featuring Robin Thicke and Verdine White)” (10 adds, 10th, tie).

Major Market Adds:
New York – Z100 – How Deep is Your Love (Calvin Harris + Disciples), Kiss Me Quick (Nathan Sykes)
New York – 103.5 KTU –
New York – 92.3 AMP – On Your Body (Chinx), 679 (Fetty Wap), Locked Away (R. City)

Los Angeles – 102.7 KIIS – Locked Away (R. City)
Los Angeles – Radio Disney – Shake That Lala (Nikki), Go Big or Go Home (American Authors), Here (Alessia Cara)
Los Angeles – 97.1 AMP – The Hills (The Weeknd)

Chicago – B96 – How Deep is Your Love (Calvin Harris + Disciples), Locked Away (R. City)
Chicago – 103.5 KISS – That’s How You Know (Nico & Vinz)

San Francisco – 99-7 NOW – Hold Each Other (A Great Big World), Uma Thurman (Fall Out Boy), Like I’m Gonna Lose You (Meghan Trainor)
San Francisco – WiLD 94.9 – Not on Drugs (Tove Lo), Here (Alessia Cara), Kiss Me Quick (Nathan Sykes), That’s How You Know (Nico & Vinz)

Dallas – 106.1 KISS – The Hills (The Weeknd)

Written by Brian Cantor

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