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Sabrina Carpenter’s “Please Please Please” Ranks As Pop Radio’s Most Added Song

Pop radio cannot get enough of Sabrina Carpenter.

As her “Espresso” heads toward #1 on the airplay chart, pop radio programmers are rushing to support Sabrina Carpenter’s follow-up release “Please Please Please.”

The new song won support from a whopping 64 Mediabase-monitored pop stations this week, ranking as the format’s most added song.

Bia & JID’s “LIGHTS OUT,” the recipient of 31 new playlist adds, follows in second on the Mediabase pop add board.

Myles Smith’s “Stargazing” follows in third place with 29 pickups, while an add count of 26 slots Jelly Roll’s “I Am Not Okay” in fourth.

With 25 adds each, Billie Eilish’s “BIRDS OF A FEATHER” and Eminem’s “Houdini” tie for fifth.

This week’s other notable pop radio options: Pitbull, Ne-Yo & Afrojack’s “2 The Moon” (17 adds, 7th-most), Wallows’ “Calling After Me” (15 adds, 8th-most), Ariana Grande’s “the boy is mine” (14 adds, 9th-most, tie), Black Eyed Peas & El Alfa’s “TONIGHT (featuring Becky G)” (14 adds, 9th-most, tie), and Chappell Roan’s “Good Luck, Babe!” (14 adds, 9th-most, tie).

Brian Cantor

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