Michael Franti, Pentatonix, Walk The Moon, James Bay, Nick Jonas Join Top 50 at Hot AC

Michael Franti & Spearhead’s “Once A Day (featuring Sonna Rele)” is one of several additions to the Top 50 at hot adult contemporary radio.

Spun 214 times during the September 20-26 tracking week (+71), “Once A Day” ranks as the Mediabase Hot AC panel’s #41 song. It held last week’s #51 position.

Pentatonix’s new “Can’t Sleep Love” also flies into the Top 50. Up thirteen places, it grabs #42 on the strength of its 212 weekly plays (+102).

Walk The Moon’s “Different Colors” earns this week’s #45 position. The “Shut Up And Dance” follow-up rises seven places courtesy its 189 weekly spins (+47).

Up seven places, James Bay’s “Let It Go” takes this week’s #49 mark. It received 147 tracking week spins (+43).

Nick Jonas’ “Levels” is the last of this week’s Top 50 additions. Spun 130 times during the tracking week (+58), it rises fifteen places to #50.

Written by Brian Cantor

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