Zac Brown Band’s “Castaway” Ranks As Country Radio’s Most Added; Michael Ray Follows

Zac Brown Band’s “Castaway,” which had already received a healthy dose of early support, was added by another 58 Mediabase-monitored country stations in conjunction with this week’s official impact.

The count positions the single as the week’s most added song.

Picked up by 36 stations, Michael Ray’s “Think A Little Less” follows as second-most added. It was also making its official impact this week.

Carrie Underwood’s “Church Bells” takes third with 19 adds, while Charles Kelley’s “Lonely Girl” grabs fourth on the add board on the strength of 13 weekly pickups. Craig Campbell’s “Outskirts Of Heaven” takes fifth place with 10 adds.

This week’s other notable country radio options: Billy Currington’s “It Don’t Hurt Like It Used To” (9 adds, 6th, tie), Brett Young’s “Sleep Without You” (9 adds, 6th, tie), Kelsea Ballerini’s “Peter Pan” (9 adds, 6th, tie), Tucker Beathard’s “Rock On” (9 adds, 6th, tie), Jason Aldean’s “Lights Come On” (8 adds, 10th, tie), Paramalee’s “Roots” (8 adds, 10th, tie), and Sam Hunt’s “Make You Miss Me” (8 adds, 10th, tie).

Written by Brian Cantor

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