Monday, April 8, 2013
Here’s the weekly radio review. To my new followers, on Mondays I post a small synopsis of what’s happening on mainstream radio (based on my work for Mediabase). If you’re interested in learning about radio, programming, charts, etc., I consult. Please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Rhythmic radio: Chris Brown’s new song “Fine China” had over 1000 spins in it’s debut last week. New in the Top 20 are Ace Hood f/ Rick Ross & Future “Bugatti,” Wale f/ Tiara Thomas “Bad.”
On Urban Adult Contemporary: New to the charts with one week of spins calculated are Luke James “I.O.U.” and India Arie “Cocoa Butter.”
On Urban radio: Over here on Urban stations, Chris Brown’s “Fine China” debuts at #20. B. Smyth f/ 2 Chainz “Leggo” climbs into the Top 20
Top Rhythmic songs: Rihanna “Pour It Up,” Drake “Started From The Bottom,” Justin Timberlake f/ Jay-Z “Suit & Tie.”
Top Urban AC songs: Charlie Wilson “My Love Is All I Have,” Miguel “Adorn,” and Tamar Braxton “Love And War.”
Top Urban songs: Wale f/ Tiara Thomas “Bad,” Rihanna “Pour It U,” Drake “Started From The Bottom.”