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Taylor Swift’s “Karma” Remains #1 On Pop Radio Chart, “Cruel Summer” Flies Into Top 10 As Greatest Gainer

Taylor Swift claims two spots in this week’s top ten, including the #1 position.

Taylor Swift has yet another big week at pop radio, as her “Karma” remains #1 on the chart while “Cruel Summer” reaches a new milestone thanks to a colossal airplay gain.

Played ~15,725 times during the July 9-15 tracking week, “Karma” enjoys a second week at #1. The count comes in 183 plays short of last week’s mark but keeps “Karma” in the pinnacle position.

Rema & Selena Gomez’s “Calm Down” remains a close second on the chart, and Miguel’s “Sure Thing” holds at #3. Miley Cyrus’ “Flowers” stays at #4, and Morgan Wallen’s “Last Night” keeps tabs on #5.

— The aforementioned “Cruel Summer” joins the Top 10 this week, rising four places to #7. The song posted a tracking period play count of ~10,562, besting last week’s mark by a mammoth 2,671. “Cruel Summer” ranks as the week’s greatest airplay gainer.

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