Taylor Swift’s “Message In A Bottle” Repeats As Hot Adult Contemporary Radio’s Most Added Song

“Message In A Bottle” wins more support at the hot adult contemporary format.

Taylor Swift - Message In A Bottle lyric video screen | UMG

For the second consecutive week, Taylor Swift’s “Message In A Bottle (Taylor’s Version) (From The Vault)” tops the Mediabase hot adult contemporary radio add board.

“Message” won support from another 34 Mediabase-monitored stations this week, convincingly earning the format’s most added honor.

With 12 adds each, Benson Boone’s “Ghost Town” and Neiked, Mae Muller & Polo G’s “Better Days” tie for second.

Post Malone & The Weeknd’s “One Right Now” follows in fourth with 9 pickups, and Lil Nas X’s “THATS WHAT I WANT” and Forest Blakk’s “Fall Into Me” tie for fifth with 8 adds.

This week’s other notable Hot AC options: Adele’s “Oh My God” (6 adds, 7th-most, tie), Olivia Rodrigo’s “traitor” (6 adds, 7th-most, tie), Oliver Tree’s “Life Goes On” (6 adds, 7th-most, tie), Justin Bieber’s “Ghost” (6 adds, 7th-most, tie), and Silk Sonic’s “Smokin Out The Window” (6 adds, 7th-most, tie).

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

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