Rachel Platten, Maroon 5 Join Hot AC Radio’s Top 15; Rudimental, U2, Andy Grammer Top 20

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The follow-up to Rachel Platten’s chart-topping “Fight Song” is now inside the Top 15 at hot adult contemporary radio.

Played ~2,566 times during the October 18-24 tracking week (+179), Platten’s “Stand By You” rises three places to #14 on this week’s Mediabase Hot AC airplay chart.

Maroon 5’s “Feelings” also enters the Top 15 on this week’s listing. Up one place, it takes #15 on the strength of its ~2,480 weekly plays (+79).

While the Top 15 plays host to those two arrivals, the chart’s Top 20 welcomes three weekly additions.

Up eight places, Rudimental’s “Lay It All On Me (featuring Ed Sheeran)” takes the #18 position on this week’s chart. It received ~1,666 weekly plays (+496).

U2’s “Song For Someone” follows at #19. The song, which received ~1,629 weekly spins (+117), bests last week’s position by three places.

Spun ~1,576 times this week (+346), Andy Grammer’s “Good To Be Alive (Hallelujah)” enjoys a four-place lift to #20.

Written by Brian Cantor

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