Taylor Swift’s “Wildest Dreams” Reaches Top 15 at Pop, Hot AC Radio; Top 20 at AC

Last week, Taylor Swift’s “Wildest Dreams” entered the Top 20 at pop and hot adult contemporary radio.

This week, it blasts into the Top 15 on each format’s Mediabase airplay chart.

Spun ~7,177 times during the September 6-12 tracking week (+1,900), “Wildest Dreams” rises five places to a new peak of #14 on the pop listing. Alongside Justin Bieber’s “What Do You Mean?” (#12) and Shawn Mendes’ “Stitches” (#13), it is one of three additions to the weekly Top 15.

Thanks to ~2,917 weekly plays (+891), it concurrently elevates four places to a new high of #15 on the hot adult contemporary chart. It is the only new member of the Hot AC Top 15.

“Wildest Dreams” meanwhile rises five places to #16 at adult contemporary radio (406 spins, +138) and is now positioned inside the Top 50 at rhythmic.

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

Brian's reporting has been cited by major websites like BuzzFeed, Billboard, the New Yorker and The Fader -- and shared by celebrities like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj.

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