Pink’s “What About Us” Ranks As Pop Radio’s Most Added Song

P!nk’s new single received a considerable amount of first week support.

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In addition to topping the hot adult contemporary radio add board, P!nk’s “What About Us” earns the most added honor at pop radio.

The new single won support from 121 Mediabase-monitored pop stations in conjunction with this week’s official impact. Major market stations like New York’s Z100, Los Angeles’ 102.7 KIIS FM, and Chicago’s B96 appear on that list of 121.

Picked up by 43 stations on impact (its impact date was moved up from the previously reported August 22), Sabrina Carpenter’s “Why” ranks as second-most added.

Selena Gomez’ “Fetish (featuring Gucci Mane)” grabs third place with 23 pickups, while an add count of 20 slots Louis Tomlinson’s “Back To You (featuring Bebe Rexha & Digital Farm Animals)” in fourth place.

Harry Styles’ “Two Ghosts,” which landed at another 19 stations, takes fifth place.

This week’s other notable pop radio options: Portugal. The Man’s “Feel It Still” (18 adds, 6th-most), Why Don’t We’s “Something Different” (16 adds, 7th-most), French Montana’s “Unforgettable (featuring Swae Lee)” (14 adds, 8th-most), Demi Lovato’s “Sorry Not Sorry” (13 adds, 9th-most), and Halsey’s “Bad At Love” (12 adds, 10th-most).

Major Market Adds:
New York – Z100 – What About Us (P!nk), Know No Better (Major Lazer ft. Travi$ Scott, Camila Cabello & Quavo)
New York – 103.5 KTU – What About Us (P!nk), Strip That Down (Liam Payne ft. Quavo), Something Different (Why Don’t We)
New York – 92.3 AMP – Bodak Yellow (Cardi B)

Los Angeles – 102.7 KIIS – What About Us (P!nk)
Los Angeles – Radio Disney – What About Us (P!nk), Why (Sabrina Carpenter), I Like Me Better (Lauv), Instruction (Jax Jones ft. Demi Lovato & Stefflon Don)
Los Angeles – 97.1 AMP – Fetish (Selena Gomez ft. Gucci Mane), Young Dumb & Broke (Khalid), XO Tour Llif3 (Lil Uzi Vert), Mi Gente (J Balvin & Willy William)

Chicago – B96 – What About Us (P!nk), More Than You Know (Axwell & Ingrosso), Redbone (Childish Gambino)
Chicago – 103.5 KISS – What About Us (P!nk), Something Different (Why Don’t We)

San Francisco – 99-7 NOW – Bad At Love (Halsey), Two Ghosts (Harry Styles)
San Francisco – WiLD 94.9 – What About Us (P!nk), New Rules (Dua Lipa), Bodak Yellow (Cardi B), Praying (Kesha), Young Dumb & Broke (Khalid), Would You Mind (PRETTYMUCH), Something Different (Why Don’t We)

Dallas – Hot 93.3 – Back To You (Louis Tomlinson ft. Bebe Rexah & DFA)
Dallas – 103.7 AMP – Instruction (Jax Jones ft. Demi Lovato & Stefflon Don)
Dallas – 106.1 KISS – What About Us (P!nk), Why (Sabrina Carpenter)

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

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