Maroon 5’s “Don’t Wanna Know” Tops Third Straight Hot AC Radio Airplay Chart

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Maroon 5’s “Don’t Wanna Know” continues its reign as hot adult contemporary radio’s top song.

Credited with ~6,846 spins during the December 25-31 tracking week (+90), the single enjoys a third straight week at #1 on the listing.

All five members of the Top 5, in fact, hold their positions. The Chainsmokers’ “Closer (featuring Halsey)” stays at #2 with ~6,305 weekly spins (+124), while Bruno Mars’ “24K Magic” remains #3 on the strength of its ~5,321 (+56).

A spin count of ~4,829 (+217) keeps Shawn Mendes’ “Treat You Better” at #4; a count of ~4,782 (+282) allows DJ Snake’s “Let Me Love You (featuring Justin Bieber)” to hold tight at #5.

Written by Brian Cantor

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