Ed Sheeran’s “Perfect” Enjoys Eighth Week As Hot AC Radio’s #1 Song

“Perfect” remains the clear #1 song at hot adult contemporary radio.

Ed Sheeran | Photo - Mark Surridge / Atlantic Records

Ed Sheeran’s “Perfect” returned to #1 on last week’s Mediabase hot adult contemporary radio chart.

It keeps that throne this week.

Played ~6,642 times during the March 4-10 tracking period (-20), “Perfect” enjoys a second consecutive (and eighth total) week in the pinnacle position.

Up one place, Charlie Puth’s “How Long” earns #2 on this week’s listing. “How Long” received ~5,785 tracking period plays (+274).

Camila Cabello’s “Havana (featuring Young Thug)” concurrently falls one place to #3. The former #1 received ~5,300 spins this week (-875).

MAX’s breakthrough hit “Lights Down Low (featuring gnash)” rises two spots to #4 with ~5,236 spins (+251), while a spin count of ~5,066 (-302) brings Imagine Dragons’ “Thunder” down two spots to #5.

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

Brian's reporting has been cited by major websites like BuzzFeed, Billboard, the New Yorker and The Fader -- and shared by celebrities like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj.

Contact Brian at brian.cantor[at]


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


Imagine Dragons’ “Whatever It Takes” Reaches #1 At Alternative Radio

The Killers’ “Run For Cover” Enters Top 5 At Alternative Radio; Moon Taxi’s “Two High” Top 10