Lorde’s “Green Light,” Linkin Park’s “Heavy” Join Top 20 At Hot AC Radio

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Lorde’s “Green Light” and Linkin Park’s “Heavy (featuring kiiara)” both enter the Top 20 at hot adult contemporary radio this week.

Played 1,673 times during the March 12-18 tracking week (+566), “Green Light” rises six spots to #19 on this week’s Mediabase Hot AC chart.

“Heavy” concurrently rises one place to #20. It garnered 1,643 tracking week spins (+318).

Both songs are also charting at the pop and alternative radio formats. “Green Light” is #21 at pop and #13 at alternative. “Heavy” is #20 on the pop and alternative charts, meaning it holds the same position on three different Mediabase airplay charts.

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