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Taylor Swift’s “Cruel Summer” Spends 18th Week At #1 On Hot Adult Contemporary Radio Chart

The absolutely incredible reign continues, as “Cruel Summer” scores an eighteenth week on top.

Taylor Swift’s “Cruel Summer” refuses to concede its spot atop the Mediabase hot adult contemporary radio chart, notching a staggering eighteenth week at #1.

The enduring smash hit received ~5,606 spins during the January 7-13 tracking period, trailing last week’s figure by 92 but keeping the song at #1.

Rema & Selena Gomez’s “Calm Down,” an enduring hit in its own right, holds at #2 this week.

Miley Cyrus’ “Used To Be Young” stays at #3, while Paul Russell’s “Lil Boo Thang” enjoys a one-place lift to #4.

Down one place, Billie Eilish’s “What Was I Made For?” takes #5.

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