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Songs By AJ Mitchell, Megan Thee Stallion, Khalid Make Top 50 At Pop Radio

“Slow Dance,” “Hot Girl Summer,” and “Right Back” are rising at pop radio.

AJ Mitchell’s “Slow Dance (featuring Ava Max),” Megan Thee Stallion’s “Hot Girl Summer (featuring Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign)” and Khalid’s “Right Back” continue to gain traction at pop radio. The three songs officially enter the Top 50 this week.

Played 859 times during the September 1-7 tracking period (+438), “Slow Dance” ranks as the Mediabase pop panel’s #45 song. It was #53 last week.

“Hot Girl Summer” concurrently rises two places to #49. It posted a tracking period play count of 716 (+275).

Credited with 689 spins (+275), “Right Back” rises four spots to #50.

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