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Normani’s “Motivation,” Lil Tecca’s “Ransom” Enter Top 40 At Pop Radio

“Motivation” and “Ran$om” debut on this week’s pop radio chart.

Normani’s “Motivation” and Lil Tecca’s “Ran$om” officially debut on this week’s Mediabase pop radio airplay chart.

Below last week’s listing at #59, “Motivation” makes this week’s Top 40 at #34. The buzzy Normani single received 1,338 spins during the August 18-24 tracking period, besting last week’s mark by 1,086.

“Motivation” ranks as the week’s #3 pop radio airplay gainer; it is, moreover, the greatest gainer outside the format’s Top 15.

“Ran$om” currently rises two places to #40. It posted a tracking period play count of 927. The figure reflects a week-over-week spin gain of 163 plays.

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