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Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” Repeats As Pop Radio’s Most Added Song

“Old Town Road” continues to take off at pop radio.

For the second consecutive week, Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” earns the most added honor at pop radio.

The song won support from another 44 Mediabase-monitored pop stations this week. The support will allow the song, which is already trending Top 40, to continue its rapid climb.

Picked up by 28 stations, Kiana Lede’s “Ex” takes second place on this week’s add board. Lauv & Troye Sivan’s “i’m so tired” follows in third with 24 pickups.

Each added by 18 stations, Ciara’s “Thinking Bout You” and Bryce Vine’s “La La Land (featuring YG)” tie for fourth.

This week’s other notable pop radio options: AJ Mitchell’s “All My Friends” (6th-most), Mabel’s “Don’t Call Me Up” (7th-most, tie), Marshmello’s “Here With Me (featuring CHVRCHES)” (7th-most, tie), City Girls’ “Twerk (featuring Cardi B)” (9th-most), Lizzo’s “Juice” (10th-most, tie), Billie Eilish’s “when the party’s over” (10th-most, tie), and Ally Brooke’s “Low Key (featuring Tyga)” (10th-most).

Brian Cantor

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