Imagine Dragons’ “Thunder,” Demi Lovato’s “Sorry Not Sorry” Reach Top 40 At Hot AC Radio

“Thunder” and “Sorry Not Sorry” move into the Top 40 at hot adult contemporary radio.

Imagine Dragons on GMA | Paula Lobo/ABC

Imagine Dragons’ “Thunder” does not officially impact hot adult contemporary radio until September 11, but it is already in the format’s Top 40.

Demi Lovato’s “Sorry Not Sorry” also scores a Top 40 position this week.

Played 316 times during the August 20-26 tracking week (+57), “Thunder” enters the Mediabase Hot AC chart at #38. It was below last week’s Top 40 at #42.

“Sorry Not Sorry” concurrently rises five spots to #40. It received 278 tracking week spins (+40).

Written by Brian Cantor

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