Dan + Shay & Justin Bieber’s “10,000 Hours” Received Big Opening Day Country Radio Airplay

The multi-format single received over 1400 opening day country radio spins.

Dan + Shay - 10,000 Hours ft. Justin Bieber Audio | Warner

Yes, Dan + Shay & Justin Bieber’s “10,000 Hours” received plenty of opening day airplay at pop radio. It also attracted some interest at hot adult contemporary.

The song nonetheless found its greatest support at Dan + Shay’s core country format.

According to Mediabase, “10,000 Hours” had received 1,442 spins by the close of Friday, October 4. Based on that count, “10,000 Hours” is a lock for a prominent debut on this week’s 50-song Mediabase country radio singles chart; a launch inside the chart’s Top 40 is quite likely.

“10,000 Hours” also fared well on the sales and streaming fronts, earning #1 on the US iTunes sales chart, #2 on the US Spotify chart and #5 on the Global Spotify chart.

Written by Brian Cantor

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