Sia’s “Cheap Thrills” Ranks as Pop Radio’s Most Added Song; Kent Jones’ “Don’t Mind” Follows

Tuesday afternoon, news broke that Sia’s “Cheap Thrills (featuring Sean Paul)” and Kent Jones’ “Don’t Mind” both reached the Top 25 of the Billboard Hot 100.

Tuesday evening, news arrived that the songs claimed the top two spots on this week’s pop radio add board.

“Cheap Thrills” earns the week’s most added honor thanks to pickups from 33 Mediabase-monitored pop stations. “Don’t Mind” takes second with 30 weekly adds.

Picked up by 26 stations, DNCE’s “Toothbrush” follows as third-most added. Adele’s “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” and Charlie Puth’s “We Don’t Talk Anymore (featuring Selena Gomez)” tie for fourth with 25 adds each.

This week’s other notable pop radio options: Meghan Trainor’s “Me Too” (21 adds, 6th), OneRepublic’s “Wherever I Go” (19 adds, 7th), twenty one pilots’ “Ride” (18 adds, 8th), Rihanna’s “Needed Me” (15 adds, 9th), Ben Rector’s “Brand New” (14 adds, 10th, tie) and MAGIC!’s “Lay You Down Easy (featuring Sean Paul)” (14 adds, 10th, tie).

Major Market Adds:
New York – Z100 – None Reported
New York – 103.5 KTU – Cheap Thrills (Sia)
New York – 92.3 AMP – Too Good (Drake ft. Rihanna), Stay (Kygo ft. Maty Noyes)

Los Angeles – 102.7 KIIS – Cheap Thrills (Sia), Panda (Desiigner), Ride (Twenty One Pilots)
Los Angeles – Radio Disney – None Reported
Los Angeles – 97.1 AMP – Controlla (Drake), Don’t Mind (Kent Jones)

Chicago – B96 – Into You (Ariana Grande), Lost Boy (Ruth B), Lay You Down Easy (MAGIC! ft. Sean Paul), We Don’t Talk Anymore (Charlie Puth ft. Selena Gomez)
Chicago – 103.5 KISS – Faded (Alan Walker), Lost Boy (Ruth B)

San Francisco – 99-7 NOW – All In My Head (Flex) (Fifth Harmony ft. Fetty Wap)
San Francisco – WiLD 94.9 – Wherever I Go (OneRepublic), Needed Me (Rihanna), Too Good (Drake ft. Rihanna)

Dallas – 106.1 KISS – Ride (Twenty One Pilots), Gold (KIIARA), Don’t Mind (Kent Jones)
Dallas – Hot 93.3 – None Reported

Written by Brian Cantor

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