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Shawn Mendes’ “When You’re Gone” Ranks As Hot Adult Contemporary Radio’s Most Added Song

“When You’re Gone” rises to the top of the add board.

After settling for second place last week, Shawn Mendes’ “When You’re Gone” improves to #1 on this week’s Mediabase hot adult contemporary radio add board.

The new single won support from 23 Mediabase-monitored Hot AC stations this week.

Each picked up by 14 stations, Lauv’s “All 4 Nothing (I’m So In Love)” and OneRepublic’s “West Coast” tie for second place. Em Beihold’s “Numb Little Bug” follows in fourth with 12 adds, and a count of 11 slots Harry Styles’ “As It was” in fifth.

This week’s other notable Hot AC options: Coldplay & Selena Gomez’s “Let Somebody Go” (6 adds, 6th-most, tie), Dove Cameron’s “Boyfriend” (6 adds, 6th-most, tie), Latto’s “Big Energy” (6 adds, 6th-most, tie), Tate McRae’s “she’s all i wanna be” (6 adds, 6th-most, tie), The Weeknd’s “Out Of Time” (5 adds, 10th-most, tie), and Pharrell’s “Just A Cloud Away” (5 adds, 10th-most, tie).

Brian Cantor

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