Sia’s “Cheap Thrills” Earns #1 At Hot AC Radio For Third Straight Week

Sia [American Idol | FOX Photo]

As it returns to #1 on Mediabase’s pop airplay chart, Sia’s “Cheap Thrills (featuring Sean Paul)” retains its throne on the hot adult contemporary listing.

Spun ~6,858 times during the August 28-September 3 tracking period (-139), “Cheap Thrills” earns a third week at #1.

Justin Timberlake’s “Can’t Stop The Feeling” again follows at #2. The former multi-week #1 received ~6,551 weekly spins (-327).

Adele’s “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” holds at #3 with ~6,462 plays (-238), while twenty one pilots’ “Ride” enjoys a one-place lift to #4. The twenty one pilots song received ~5,934 tracking period plays (+57).

Down one place, P!nk’s “Just Like Fire” takes #5 on the strength of ~5,550 tracking week spins (-579).

Written by Brian Cantor

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