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Justin Bieber’s “Hold On,” Bebe Rexha’s “Sacrifice” Enter Top 40 At Pop Radio; Riton & Nightcrawlers, Drake, Tommee Profitt Top 50

“Hold On” and “Sacrifice” debut on the pop radio chart.

Songs from Justin Bieber and Bebe Rexha officially debut on this week’s Mediabase pop radio airplay chart.

Below last week’s chart at #45, Bieber’s “Hold On” makes this week’s listing at #34. The “Justice” single received 1,292 spins during the March 14-20 tracking period, besting last week’s mark by 710.

Up eight places, Rexha’s “Sacrifice” makes its Top 40 bow at #35. The song posted a tracking period play count of 1,210 (+585).

As “Hold On” and “Sacrifice” make the charts, songs from Riton & Nightcrawlers, Drake, and Tommee Profitt make moves just below. The songs secure Top 50 positions this week.

Played 389 times during the tracking period (+217), Riton & Nightcrawlers’ “Friday (featuring Mufasa & Hypeman)” ranks as the Mediabase pop panel’s #45 song. It was #58 last week.

Credited with 327 spins (+192), Drake’s “What’s Next” rises fourteen spots to #47.

Tommee Profitt’s version of “In The End (featuring Fleurie & Jung Youth)” concurrently rises five spots to #49. It received 300 plays (+93).

Brian Cantor

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