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Hootie & The Blowfish’s “Hold On” Earns Most Added Honor At Country Radio

“Hold On” tops this week’s country add board.

Hootie & The Blowfish’s new single “Hold On” is attracting a solid amount of interest at country radio.

Picked up by 57 Mediabase-monitored country stations this week, “Hold On” convincingly ranks as the format’s most added song.

Lainey Wilson’s “Dirty Looks” takes second place on this week’s add board. The song received a positive look from 24 stations.

Each added by 10 stations, Carly Pearce & Lee Brice’s “I Hope You’re Happy Now” and Dan + Shay & Justin Bieber’s “10,000 Hours” tie for third.

Riley Green’s “I Wish Grandpas Never Died” and Sam Hunt’s “Kinfolks” follow in a tie for fifth; the songs landed at 9 stations.

This week’s other notable country radio options: Ryan Hurd’s “To A T” (7th-most, tie), Florida Georgia Line’s “Blessings” (7th-most, tie), Lauren Alaina’s “Getting Good” (9th-most, tie), The Highwomen’s “Redesigning Women” (9th-most, tie), Dustin Lynch’s “Ridin’ Roads” (9th-most, tie), and Kane Brown’s “Homesick” (9th-most, tie).

Brian Cantor

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