Drake’s “Controlla” Tops Urban Radio Chart For 4th Straight Week

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Drake continues to control the Mediabase urban radio airplay chart.

His “Controlla” holds at #1 for a fourth consecutive week.

This week’s stint on top comes to a tracking period play count of ~4,409. The figure trails last week’s mark by 252 but keeps “Controlla” ahead of the pack.

Up one place, Usher’s “No Limit (featuring Young Thug)” moves into the #2 position. It garnered ~4,000 weekly spins during the August 28-September 3 tracking period (+56).

Rihanna’s “Needed Me” drops one place to #3 with ~3,878 spins (-318), while DJ Khaled’s “For Free (featuring Drake)” holds at #4 courtesy its ~3,754 tracking period plays (-143).

Spun ~3,632 times during the tracking week (-98), Dae Dae’s “Wat U Mean (Aye, Aye, Aye)” is stationary at #5.

Written by Brian Cantor

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