Daughtry’s “Torches” Enters Hot AC Radio’s Top 60

Daughtry [Michael Muller for RCA]

“Torches,” the radio single from Daughtry’s recently released greatest hits collection, is officially one of the Top 60 songs at hot adult contemporary radio.

Spun 118 times during the February 21-27 tracking week, “Torches” ranks as the Mediabase Hot AC panel’s #56 song. It was #96 last week.

17 stations contributed to the weekly spin count; 13 did not spin the song last week.

Written by Brian Cantor

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