Rudimental & Ed Sheeran’s “Lay It All On Me” Ranks as Hot AC Radio’s Most-Added Song

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Last week, Rudimental’s “Lay It All On Me (featuring Ed Sheeran)” tied for the most-added distinction at pop radio.

This week, it earns the honor at hot adult contemporary.

The soaring single received adds from 24 Mediabase-monitored Hot AC stations. That earns the song the top spot on the Hot AC add board.

Picked up by 18 stations, Ellie Goulding’s “On My Mind” follows as the week’s second-most-added song. Sara Bareilles’ “She Used To Be Mine,” which last week earned the most-added honor, this week lands in third place. It scored 15 weekly adds.

Rachel Platten’s “Stand By You” (14 adds) and Sia’s “Alive” (12 adds) follow as fourth- and fifth-most-added, respectively.

Other notable Hot AC options: Justin Bieber’s “What Do You Mean?” (9 adds, 6th), Andy Grammer’s “Good To Be Alive (Hallelujah)” (8 adds, 7th), James Bay’s “Let It Go” (7 adds, 8th), Maroon 5’s “Feelings” (6 adds, 9th, tie), Pentatonix’s “Can’t Sleep Love” (6 adds, 9th, tie), and Shawn Mendes’ “Stitches” (6 adds, 9th, tie).

Major market adds:
Fresh 102.7 (New York) – Let It Go (James Bay), Today’s The Day (P!nk), Alive (Sia)
104.3 MYFM (Los Angeles) – On My Mind (Ellie Goulding), What Do You Mean? (Justin Bieber), Lean On (Major Lazer & DJ Snake ft. MO)
101.9fm (Chicago) – Different Colors (Walk The Moon)
Star 101.3 (San Francisco) – Good To Be Alive (Andy Grammer), Let It Go (James Bay), Today’s The Day (P!nk), Lay It All On Me (Rudimental ft. Ed Sheeran), Writing’s On The Wall (Sam Smith), Alive (Sia)
Alice @ 97.3 (San Francisco) – Lay It All On Me (Rudimental ft. Ed Sheeran), She Used To Be Mine (Sara Bareilles), Stitches (Shawn Mendes), Alive (Sia)
103.7 KVIL (Dallas) – Feelings (Maroon 5), Alive (Sia), Writing’s On The Wall (Sam Smith)
102.9 NOW (Dallas) – Lay It All On Me (Rudimental ft. Ed Sheeran), Long Way Down (Robert DeLong)

Written by Brian Cantor

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