Lindsay Ell’s “Criminal” Ranks As Country Radio’s Most Added Song

“Criminal” earns the top spot on this week’s country radio add board.

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Lindsay Ell’s “Criminal,” which had already begun to gain traction, won considerably more support in conjunction with this week’s country radio impact.

Picked up by 51 Mediabase-monitored country stations, “Criminal” ranks as the format’s most added song.

Chris Janson’s “Drunk Girl,” which also impacted this week, earns second place thanks to its 43 new adds.

Jerrod Niemann’s “I Got This” takes third place with 29 adds, while an add count of 22 positions Carly Pearce’s “Hide The Wine” in fourth.

Cam’s “Diane,” which landed at another 21 stations, earns the first-most added distinction.

This week’s other notable country radio options: Thomas Rhett’s “Marry Me” (18 adds, 6th-most), Bebe Rexha’s “Meant To be (featuring Florida Georgia Line)” (13 adds, 7th-most), Morgan Wallen’s “Up Down (featuring Florida Georgia Line)” (10 adds, 8th-most), Michael Tyler’s “Hey Mama” (8 adds, 9th-most, tie) and Taylor Swift’s “New Year’s Day” (8 adds, 9th-most, tie).

Written by Brian Cantor

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