Sia & Sean Paul’s “Cheap Thrills” Earns 4th Week As Pop Radio’s #1 Song

Sia [Mary Ellen Matthews | RCA Press Photo]

The reign continues for Sia’s “Cheap Thrills (featuring Sean Paul),” which earns a fourth week at #1 on Mediabase’s pop radio airplay chart.

“Cheap Thrills” stays #1 thanks to the ~18,958 spins it received during the August 7-13 tracking week. While down by 133 spins from last week’s count, the tally keeps the Sia-Sean Paul collaboration comfortably ahead of the competition.

Calvin Harris’ “This Is What You Came For (featuring Rihanna),” which holds at #2, received ~17,703 spins this week (+13). twenty one pilots’ “Ride” again follows in third with ~17,361 spins (+461), while The Chainsmokers’ “Don’t Let Me Down (featuring Daya)” holds at #4 thanks to its ~12,975 spins (-1,078).

A weekly play count of ~12,469 (-720) keeps Drake’s “One Dance (featuring WizKid & Kyla)” in the number five position.

Written by Brian Cantor

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