Ellie Goulding, Elle King, Alessia Cara Reach Top 20 at Pop Radio

Ellie Goulding’s recently released “On My Mind” is the highest-charting of three additions to the Top 20 at pop radio.

Spun ~5,555 times during the September 27-October 3 tracking week (+2,153), “On My Mind” rises nine places to #17 on this week’s chart.

It follows “Lights” (#1 peak), “Burn” (#3 peak), and “Love Me Like You Do” (#1 peak) as Goulding’s fourth lead release to reach the Top 20.

Elle King’s crossover smash “Ex’s and Oh’s” also enters the weekly Top 20 at pop radio. The former alternative radio #1 rises two places to #19 on this week’s pop chart. It earned ~4,787 tracking week plays (+889).

Alessia Cara’s multi-format breakthrough “Here” also enters the Top 20. It rises four places to #20 on the strength of its ~4,327 weekly plays (+861).

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.

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