Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” Enjoys 5th Week As Hot AC Radio’s #1 Song

Photo: Ed Sheeran at the iHeart Awards [Brian Friedman/iHeartRadio]

Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” continues its reign of dominance at hot adult contemporary radio.

Played ~7,593 times during the March 19-25 tracking week (+126), “Shape Of You” enjoys a fifth consecutive week at #1.

ZAYN & Taylor Swift’s “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever,” again the distant #2 song, received ~5,951 spins during the tracking period (-8).

Alessia Cara’s “Scars To Your Beautiful” holds at #3 with ~5,314 (-240), while Adele’s “Water Under The Bridge” rises one place to #4 with ~5,167 (+197).

Down one place, Niall Horan’s “This Town” takes #5 with ~5,167 (+197).

Written by Brian Cantor

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