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Steve Lacy, Lauren Spencer-Smith Songs Earn Top 25 Rankings At Pop Radio; Kane Brown, Lizzo, Ellie Goulding & Big Sean Top 30

“Bad Habit,” “Flowers,” “Grand,” “2 Be Loved,” and “Easy Lover” ascend to new peaks on the pop chart.

Steve Lacy’s “Bad Habit” makes another massive rise on the Mediabase pop radio chart, rocketing into the format’s Top 25. Lauren Spencer-Smith’s “Flowers” also moves into that region.

Played 3,447 times during the July 31-August 6 tracking period, “Bad Habit” jumps fourteen spots to #21. This week’s spin count tops last week’s mark by 2,121, which ranks as the pop format’s #2 gain for the week. Only Nicky Youre & dazy’s “Sunroof” added more spins.

Up one spot, “Flowers” takes #25 with 2,940 spins (+137).

— As “Bad Habit” and “Flowers” hit the Top 25, Kane Brown’s “Grand,” Lizzo’s “2 Be Loved (Am I Ready),” and Ellie Goulding’s “Easy Lover (featuring Big Sean)” go Top 30.

Credited with 2,000 spins (+976), “Grand” rises eleven spots to #28.

Below last week’s chart at #44, “2 Be Loved” rockets onto this week’s listing at #29. The new Lizzo single received 1,834 spins (+1,103).

Up four places, “Easy Lover” takes #30 with a spin count of 1,788 (+343).

Brian Cantor

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