Songs By Dan + Shay, OneRepublic Reach Top 15 At Hot AC Radio; Post Malone, Daughtry, Brynn Elliott Top 20

“Tequila,” “Connection,” “Better Now,” “Deep End,” and “Might Not Like Me” rise on the Hot AC chart.

Dan + Shay at the ACM Awards | Francis Specker/CBS

Dan + Shay’s “Tequila” and OneRepublic’s “Connection” move into the Top 15 on this week’s Mediabase hot adult contemporary radio chart.

Post Malone’s “Better Now,” Daughtry’s “Deep End,” and Brynn Elliott’s “Might Not Like Me” concurrently move into the Top 20.

Played 1,900 times during the September 9-15 tracking period (+257), “Tequila” rises two spots to #14.

“Connection” meanwhile enjoys a five-place lift to #15. It received 1,695 spins (+420).

Up four places, “Better Now” grabs #17 on this week’s listing. The multi-format hit received 1,566 spins (+348).

Credited with 1,266 spins (+80), “Deep End” ascends three places to #19.

“Might Not Like Me,” which received 1,171 spins (+304), climbs five places to #20.

Written by Brian Cantor

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