5 Seconds Of Summer’s “Easier” Ranks As Pop Radio’s Most Added Song

“Easier” received a healthy amount of support at pop radio.

5 Seconds Of Summer by Dusty Kessler | Press Photo courtesy of Interscope Records

5 Seconds Of Summer’s “Easier” received an unsurprisingly warm welcome at pop radio.

Picked up by 154 Mediabase-monitored pop stations in conjunction with its official impact, “Easier” ranks as the format’s most added song.

Ed Sheeran’s “Cross Me (featuring Chance The Rapper & PnB Rock)” also received a substantial amount of opening week support. The song takes second on this week’s add board with 110 pickups.

Credited with 60 adds on impact, Lizzo’s “Truth Hurts” follows in third.

DJ Khaled’s “Just Us (featuring SZA)” takes fourth place with 29 adds. Billie Eilish’s “bad guy” and Lizzo’s “Juice,” which each landed at 15 stations, tie for fifth.

This week’s other notable pop radio options: Halsey’s “Nightmare” (7th-most), MAX’s “Love Me Less (featuring Quinn XCII)” (8th-most), Ally Brooke’s “Lips Don’t Lie (featuring A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie)” (9th-most, tie), and Delacey’s “My Man” (9th-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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