Taylor Swift’s “New Romantics” Reaches Top 30 at Hot AC; Vance Joy, Haley Reinhart Also Enter

Taylor Swift at the Grammys [Cliff Lipson/CBS]

As it does at pop radio, the seventh single from Taylor Swift’s “1989” rockets into the Top 30 at hot adult contemporary radio.

Up fifty seven places from last week’s position, Swift’s “New Romantics” takes #26 on this week’s Mediabase Hot AC airplay chart. It received ~782 spins during the February 21-27 tracking week (+761).

Taylor Swift’s “1989” tourmate Vance Joy also cracks the Top 30 this week. His “Fire And The Flood,” which last week made its first Top 40 appearance at #36, elevates to #29 on this week’s Hot AC listing. It garnered ~596 spins during the official tracking week (+125).

Up two places, Haley Reinhart’s cover of “Can’t Help Falling In Love” improves to #30 this week. The song posted a weekly spin count of ~590 (+17).

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

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