One Direction’s “Perfect” Claims #36 on the Pop Radio Airplay Chart

As lead “Made in the AM” single “Drag Me Down” advances to a new peak of #6, follow-up “Perfect” storms the Top 40 of Mediabase’s official pop radio airplay chart.

Spun 1,376 times during the October 18-24 tracking week (+1,073), “Perfect” enjoys a twenty-two place lift to #36.

“Perfect” is one of three additions to this week’s Top 40. Adele’s “Hello” and Justin Bieber’s “Sorry” enter at #33 and #34, respectively.

— The aforementioned “Drag Me Down,” which rises one place from last week’s position, received 10,322 tracking week spins (+580).

Written by Brian Cantor

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