Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, JR Castro Enter Rhythmic Radio’s Top 20

In addition to reaching the Top 20 on the Mediabase pop airplay chart, Ariana Grande’s new single “Focus” also earns a Top 20 position on the rhythmic listing.

Spun ~2,002 times during the November 8-14 tracking week (+855), “Focus” soars nine places to #18 on this week’s Mediabase rhythmic chart.

“Focus” is one of three additions to the Top 20.

— Up three places, Justin Bieber’s “Sorry” claims #19 on this week’s listing. The second “Purpose” single received ~1,957 tracking week spins (+372).

“Sorry” concurrently moves into the Top 15 at pop.

— JR Castro’s “Get Home” is the third Top 20 addition at rhythmic. The song, which gives featured credit to Kid Ink and Migos, rises one place to #20 on the rhythmic airplay chart. It received ~1,810 weekly spins (+201).

Written by Brian Cantor

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