Maroon 5’s “Wait” Ranks As Pop Radio’s Most Added Song

The new Maroon 5 single earns the spot on this week’s pop radio add board.

Maroon 5 on The Voice | Tyler Golden/NBC

Maroon 5’s new single “Wait” predictably won a healthy amount of support in conjunction with this week’s pop radio impact.

Picked up by 55 Mediabase-monitored pop stations, “Wait” ranks as the format’s most added song.

Bruno Mars’ “Finesse (featuring Cardi B),” which takes second place, won support from 29 new stations.

Liam Payne & Rita Ora’s “For You” follows in third with 28 new adds, while an add count of 24 slots Troye Sivan’s new “My My My” in fourth.

Camila Cabello’s “Never Be The Same,” which landed at another 23 stations, grabs fifth place on this week’s add board.

This week’s other notable pop radio options: Eminem’s “River (featuring Ed Sheeran)” (19 adds, 6th-most), Alice Merton’s “No Roots” (14 adds, 7th-most), Jack & Jack’s “Beg” (13 adds, 8th-most), Alan Walker’s “All Falls Down (featuring Noah Cyrus)” (12 adds, 9th-most), Kesha’s “Woman (featuring The Dap-Kings Horns)” (10 adds, 10th-most, tie), P!nk’s “Beautiful Trauma” (10 adds, 10th-most, tie), and Thirty Seconds To Mars’ “Walk On Water” (10 adds, 10th-most, tie).

Major Market/Station Adds:
New York – Z100 – Meant To Be (Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line)
New York – 103.5 KTU –

Los Angeles – 102.7 KIIS –
Los Angeles – Radio Disney – My My My (Troye Sivan), All Falls Down (Alan Walker ft. Noah Cyrus)
Los Angeles – 97.1 AMP –

Chicago – B96 – Finesse (Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B), For You (Liam Payne & Rita Ora), My My My (Troye Sivan)
Chicago – 103.5 KISS – Woman (Kesha ft. The Dap-Kings Horns)

San Francisco – 99-7 NOW – Walk On Water (Thirty Seconds To Mars), My My My (Troye Sivan)
San Francisco – WiLD 94.9 –

Dallas – Hot 93.3 –
Dallas – 106.1 KISS – Wait (Maroon 5), Beg (Jack & Jack), Candy Paint (Post Malone), I Fall Apart (Post Malone)

Sirius XM – Hits 1 – Wait (Maroon 5), Finesse (Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B)

Written by Brian Cantor

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