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Songs By Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran Enter Top 15 At Pop Radio; Taylor Swift Joins Top 20

“Never Really Over,” “Cross Me,” and “You Need To Calm Down” rise at pop radio.

Katy Perry’s “Never Really Over” and Ed Sheeran’s “Cross Me (featuring Chance The Rapper & PnB Rock)” officially enter the Top 15 on this week’s Mediabase pop radio airplay chart.

Taylor Swift’s “You Need To Calm Down” concurrently blasts into the Top 20.

Up four places, “Never Really Over” grabs #12 on this week’s chart. The single received 7,442 spins during the June 16-22 tracking period, besting last week’s mark by 785.

“Cross Me,” which received 6,940 spins (+526), ascends three spots to #14.

A twenty-place rise brings “You Need To Calm Down” to #19. The new “Lover” single garnered 4,435 tracking period plays (+3,118).

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