Justin Timberlake, Macklemore, Imagine Dragons Singles Join Top 20 At Hot AC Radio

“Say Something,” “Good Old Days,” and “Whatever It Takes” climb at hot adult contemporary radio.

Chris Stapleton & Justin Timberlake on Fallon | Andrew Lipovsky/NBC

Powered by the format’s greatest airplay gain, Justin Timberlake’s “Say Something (featuring Chris Stapleton)” blasts into the Top 20 on this week’s Mediabase hot adult contemporary radio chart.

Macklemore’s “Good Old Days (featuring Kesha)” and Imagine Dragons’ “Whatever It Takes” also join the Top 20.

Played 1,964 times during the February 4-10 tracking period, “Say Something” jumps six places to #16.

Its spin count reflects a week-over-week gain of 1,013; that convincingly ranks as the format’s biggest increase.

“Good Old Days” meanwhile enjoys a two-place lift to #19. It received 1,228 tracking week plays (+141).

“Whatever It Takes,” which was #26 last week, grabs #20 this week. It posted a tracking period play count of 1,175, besting last week’s mark by 442 (#2 airplay gain).

Written by Brian Cantor

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