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Adele’s “Easy On Me” Officially Reaches #1 At Pop Radio, Spends 3rd Week Atop Hot Adult Contemporary Chart

“Easy On Me” rules this week’s pop and Hot AC airplay charts.

Making good on Headline Planet’s projection, Adele’s “Easy On Me” officially rises to #1 on this week’s Mediabase pop radio airplay chart. The smash hit single also retains the throne at hot adult contemporary, securing its third consecutive week at #1.

— Up one place on the pop chart, “Easy On Me” claims #1 thanks to the ~18,526 spins it received during the November 28-December 4 tracking period. The count reflects a week-over-week gain of 569.

“Easy On Me” seizes the throne from The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber’s “STAY,” which falls one spot to #2.

Lil Nas X & Jack Harlow’s “INDUSTRY BABY” holds at #3, and Doja Cat’s “Need To Know” stays in the #4 spot. Ed Sheeran’s “Shivers” meanwhile spends another week at #5.

— “Easy On Me” stays atop the Mediabase Hot AC chart thanks to a play count of ~6,278 (-63).

“STAY” remains in the runner-up position, while Sheeran’s “Bad Habits” celebrates another week at #3. “Shivers” keeps #4, and MANESKIN’s “Beggin'” ascends one position to #5.

Brian Cantor

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