Rae Sremmurd & Gucci Mane’s “Black Beatles” Ranks As Pop Radio’s Most Added Song

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The hottest song in America earned a considerable wave of new support at pop radio.

Picked up by 40 Mediabase-monitored pop stations this week, Rae Sremmurd’s “Black Beatles (featuring Gucci Mane)” ranks as pop radio’s most added song.

Britney Spears’ new “Slumber Party (featuring Tinashe)” takes second on the add board with 29 pickups. Credited with 28 weekly adds, Adele’s “Water Under The Bridge” registers as third-most added.

Machine Gun Kelly x Camila Cabello’s “Bad Things” ranks as fourth-most added with 22 adds, while Rihanna’s “Love On the Brain” claims fifth on the strength of its 17 weekly pickups.

This week’s other notable pop radio options: Lukas Graham’s “You’re Not There” (16 adds, 6th-most), Shawn Mendes’ “Mercy” (15 adds, 7th-most), DJ Khaled’s “Do You Mind (featuring Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, August Alsina, Jeremih, Future & Rick Ross)” (13 adds, 8th-most), Amine’s “Caroline” (12 adds, 9th-most, tie), Daya’s “Words” (12 adds, 9th-most, tie), and Zay Hilfigerrr & Zayion McCall’s “JuJu On That Beat” (12 adds, 9th-most, tie).

Major Market Adds

New York – Z100 – Guys My Age (Hey Violet), Love On The Brain (Rihanna)
New York – 103.5 KTU – Slumber Party (Britney Spears ft. Tinashe), Love On The Brain (Rihanna), Water Under The Bridge (Adele), Starving (Hailee Steinfeld & Grey ft. Zedd)
New York – 92.3 AMP – Blended Family (Alicia Keys ft. A$AP Rocky)

Los Angeles – 102.7 KIIS – Slumber Party (Britney Spears ft. Tinashe)
Los Angeles – Radio Disney – I Got You (Bebe Rexha), Kids (OneRepublic)
Los Angeles – 97.1 AMP – Black Beatles (Rae Sremmurd ft. Gucci Mane), Bad Things (MGK x Camila Cabello), I Feel It Coming (The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk)

Chicago – B96 – Water Under The Bridge (Adele)
Chicago – 103.5 KISS – Water Under The Bridge (Adele)

San Francisco – 99-7 NOW – Slumber Party (Britney Spears ft. Tinashe)
San Francisco – WiLD 94.9 – I Feel It Coming (The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk), Take It Off (Lil Jon ft. Yandel & Becky G)

Dallas – Hot 93.3 – Mercy (Shawn Mendes)
Dallas – 103.7 KVIL –
Dallas – 106.1 KISS – Love On The Brain (Rihanna), Words (Daya)

Written by Brian Cantor

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