Meghan Trainor’s “No Excuses” Repeats As Hot AC Radio’s Most Added Song

“No Excuses” tops a second consecutive hot adult contemporary radio add board.

Meghan Trainor | Andrew Lipovsky/NBC

Meghan Trainor’s “No Excuses” continues to amass support at hot adult contemporary radio.

Picked up by another 27 Mediabase-monitored Hot AC stations this week, “No Excuses” again ranks as the format’s most added song.

With last week’s included, “No Excuses” now appears on a total of 78 hot adult contemporary playlists.

Taylor Swift’s “Delicate,” which landed at 24 stations in conjunction with this week’s impact, takes second place on the add board. Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey’s “The Middle” follows in third place with 9 new adds.

Each added by 6 stations, Camila Cabello’s “Never Be The Same,” Janelle Monae’s “Make Me Feel,” and Mat Kearney’s “Kings And Queens” tie for fourth.

Four songs follow in a tie for seventh; Lauv’s “I Like Me Better,” Marshmello & Anne-Marie’s “FRIENDS,” Macklemore’s “Good Old Days (featuring Kesha)” and X Ambassadors’ “Ahead Of Myself” each landed at 5 new stations.


Written by Dolph Malone

Dolph Malone is a senior editor for Headline Planet and a key contributor to the music and television sectors of the publication.

An avid pop culture spectator, Dolph also helms Headline Planet's social media reporting. He, specifically, covers entertainment stories that are breaking in the key social networks.

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