James Bay’s “Wild Love” Again Earns Most Added Honor At Hot AC Radio

“Wild Love” tops a third consecutive hot adult contemporary add board.

James Bay by Sarah Piantadosi / Courtesy of Republic Records

Hot adult contemporary radio continues to go wild with love for James Bay’s new single.

“Wild Love” ranks as the format’s most added song for a third consecutive week.

The track, which is already one of the format’s Top 20 songs, won support from another 12 Mediabase-monitored Hot AC stations this week.

Each added by 11 stations, Hailee Steinfeld & BloodPop’s “Capital Letters” and Kelly Clarkson’s “I Don’t Think About You” tie for second.

Rozzi’s “Never Over You” follows in fourth with 10 pickups, while an add count of 9 slots Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey’s “The Middle” in fifth.

This week’s other notable Hot AC options: Camila Cabello’s “Never Be The Same” (7 adds, 6th-most, tie), Welshly Arms’ “Legendary” (7 adds, 6th-most, tie), X Ambassadors’ “Ahead Of Myself” (7 adds, 6th-most, tie), Foster The People’s “Sit Next To Me” (6 adds, 9th-most, tie), Macklemore’s “Good Old Days (featuring Kesha)” (6 adds, 9th-most, tie), and Mat Kearney’s “Kings And Queens” (6 adds, 9th-most, tie).

Pictured: James Bay by Sarah Piantadosi / Courtesy of Republic Records


Written by Dolph Malone

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