Sugarland & Taylor Swift’s “Babe” Ranks As Country Radio’s Most Added Song

“Babe” tops this week’s country radio add board.

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Country radio offered a warm welcome to the new Sugarland-Taylor Swift collaboration.

Picked up by 73 Mediabase-monitored country stations, Sugarland’s “Babe (featuring Taylor Swift)” ranks as the format’s most added song.

Chris Stapleton’s new single “Millionaire” also fared well at country radio this week. The follow-up to Stapleton’s chart-topping “Broken Halos” landed at 58 stations, earning second place on the weekly add board.

Carrie Underwood’s “Cry Pretty” follows in third with 27 pickups. Each added by 26 stations, Thomas Rhett’s “Life Changes” and Rodney Atkins’ “Caught Up In The Country” tie for fourth.

This week’s other notable country radio options: Parmalee’s “Hotdamalama” (22 adds, 6th-most), Walker Hayes’ “Craig” (20 adds, 7th-most), LANco’s “Born To Love You” (19 adds, 8th-most), Brett Young’s “Mercy” (13 adds, 9th-most), Jimmie Allen’s “Best Shot” (12 adds, 10th-most, tie), Mitchell Tenpenny’s “Drunk Me” (12 adds, 10th-most, tie), and Old Dominion’s “Hotel Key” (12 adds, 10th-most, tie).

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.

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