Kelly Clarkson’s “Piece By Piece” Ranks As Hot AC Radio’s Most Added Song

Kelly Clarkson [RCA Press Photo by Jeremy Cowart]

Radio support continues to swell for Kelly Clarkson’s “Piece By Piece,” which earns the week’s most added honor at the hot adult contemporary.

“Piece By Piece” was added by a format-leading 17 Mediabase-monitored Hot AC stations this week.

The new support comes as the song continues soaring up the Mediabase airplay chart. “Piece By Piece” was up to #18 on this past week’s chart.

Revived by an incredibly resonant performance on the February 25 “American Idol,” the single has also been making waves at the adult contemporary and pop formats

As for Hot AC, Mike Posner’s “I Took A Pill In Ibiza” takes second-most added with 14 Hot AC pickups this week.

Each added by 10 stations, Meghan Trainor’s “NO” and Selena Gomez’ “Hands To Myself” tie for third. Zara Larsson & MNEK’s “Never Forget You” takes fifth with 9 adds.

This week’s other notable Hot AC options: Halsey’s “Colors” (8 adds, 6th, tie), Shawn Hook’s “Sound Of Your Heart” (8 adds, 6th, tie), ZAYN’s “PILLOWTALK” (8 adds, 6th, tie), Taylor Swift’s “New Romantics” (7 adds, 9th, tie), Flo Rida’s “My House” (7 adds, 9th, tie), and Panic! At The Disco’s “Victorious” (7 adds, 9th, tie).

Written by Brian Cantor

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