Eric Church’s “Desperate Man” Ranks As Country Radio’s Most Added Song

“Desperate Man” earns the top spot on this week’s country radio add board.

Eric Church - Desperate Man Cover | EMI/UMG

In a rather unsurprising development, Eric Church’s “Desperate Man” received a warm welcome at country radio.

Picked up by 116 Mediabase-monitored country stations in conjunction with this week’s impact, “Desperate Man” ranks as the format’s most added song.

Lee Brice’s “Rumor,” which won support from 28 stations this week, takes second place on the add board.

Luke Combs’ “She Got The Best Of Me” follows in third with 27 pickups. Each added by 22 stations, Ashley McBryde’s “Radioland” and Dierks Bentley’s “Burning Man (featuring Brothers Osborne)” tie for fourth.

This week’s other notable country radio options: Kane Brown’s “Lose It” (12 adds, 6th-most), Jordan Davis’ “Take It From Me” (8 adds, 7th-most), Brett Eldredge’s “Love Someone” (7 adds, 8th-most, tie), Jimmie Allen’s “Best Shot” (7 adds, 8th-most, tie), and Michael Ray’s “One That Got Away” (7 adds, 8th-most, tie).

Written by Brian Cantor

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