BlocBoy JB & Drake’s “Look Alive” Rockets To #22 At Rhythmic Radio, #36 At Urban Radio

“Look Alive” posted the format’s second-greatest airplay gain.

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Powered by one of the format’s greatest airplay gains, BlocBoy JB’s breakthrough hit “Look Alive (featuring Drake)” blasts onto this week’s Mediabase rhythmic radio chart.

The song, which was below last week’s chart at #41, earns #22 on this week’s listing.

“Look Alive” received 1,467 spins during the February 18-24 tracking period. This week’s count tops last week’s figure by a whopping 905 plays.

Only Drake’s own “God’s Plan” (+1,095) posted a bigger gain.

— “Look Alive” concurrently debuts at #36 on this week’s Mediabase urban radio chart. It was below last week’s listing at #46.

“Look Alive” received 909 urban spins this week (+358).

— As previously reported, this week’s other rhythmic debuts include Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey’s “The Middle,” Derez De’Shon’s “Hardaway” and Big Sean & Metro Boomin’s “So Good (Featuring Kash Doll).”

This week’s other urban debuts include Jhene Aiko’s “Sativa (featuring Rae Sremmurd)” (#38, +6) and Jaden Smith’s “Icon” (#40, +5).

“Sativa” received 873 spins, besting last week’s mark by 235.

“Icon” garnered 784 tracking period plays (+200).

Written by Brian Cantor

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