Macklemore & Ed Sheeran, Kygo, Elle King Reach Pop Radio’s Top 40

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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “Growing Up (featuring Ed Sheeran)” continues to go up the pop radio airplay chart.

This week, that rise results in a Top 40 position.

One of three additions to the Top 40 of Mediabase’s pop airplay chart, “Growing Up” earns this week’s #35 position. Up eight places, it scored 1,305 plays during the August 16-22 tracking week (+462).

Kygo’s “Firestone (featuring Conrad)” also enters the Top 40. The song, which has recently been scoring adds from major market stations, rises four places to #37. It received 1,204 weekly plays (+250).

Spun 1,170 times this week (+366), Elle King’s “Ex’s and Oh’s” enters the Top 40 at #40. It was #45 last week.

Written by Brian Cantor

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