Kip Moore’s “Running For You” Ranks as Country Radio’s Most-Added Song

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Picked up by a healthy 43 Mediabase-monitored stations in conjunction with this week’s official impact, Kip Moore’s “Running For You” earns the country format’s most-added distinction.

As the only song to formally impact this week, “Running For You” faced little difficulty earning the honor.

The closest competition came from Granger Smith’s “Backroad Song,” which picked up support from another 27 stations this week.

Thomas Rhett’s “Die A Happy Man” follows as third-most-added courtesy its 19 pickups, while Sam Hunt’s “Break Up In A Small Town” (17) and Brad Paisley’s “Country Nation” (16) follow as fourth- and fifth-most-added.

Other notable country options this week: Mo Pitney’s “Boy & A Girl Thing” (15 adds, 6th-most-added), George Strait’s “Cold Beer Conversation” (14 adds, 7th), Dustin Lynch’s “Mind Reader” (13 adds, 8th), Eric Paslay’s “High Class” (12 adds, 9th, tie), Joe Nichols’ “Freaks Like Me” (12 adds, 9th, tie), and Zac Brown Band’s “Beautiful Drug” (12 adds, 9th, tie).

Written by Brian Cantor

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