Steve Aoki & BTS’ “Waste It On Me” Joins Top 65 At Pop Radio; Ellie Goulding & Diplo, Ava Max Songs Reach Top 75

“Waste It On Me,” “Close To Me,” and “Sweet But Psycho” are on the rise at pop radio.

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Steve Aoki & BTS’ “Waste It On Me” may not have launched until late in the tracking period, but it still received a solid amount of pop radio airplay.

Played 179 times during the October 21-27 tracking period, “Waste It On Me” ranks as the Mediabase pop panel’s #64 song.

The new Aoki-BTS collaboration received airplay from 59 Mediabase-monitored stations this week.

— As “Waste It On Me” earns a Top 65 position, Ellie Goulding & Diplo’s “Close To Me (featuring Swae Lee)” and Ava Max’s “Sweet But Psycho” enter the Top 75.

“Close To Me,” which also launched late in the tracking period, amassed 128 spins. It ranks as the Mediabase pop panel’s #73 song.

Up seventeen places, “Sweet But Psycho” earns #74 this week. It received 125 tracking period plays.

“Close To Me” received tracking period airplay from 39 Mediabase pop stations; 29 such stations played “Sweet But Psycho.”

Written by Brian Cantor

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