Monday, August 5, 2013
Once again, time for the weekly radio review of chart action on mainstream radio. These reviews are based on my work for Mediabase, the best in radio research. Enjoy:
On Rhythmic radio: New in the Top 20 are Rich Gang “Tap Out” and Calvin Harries f/ Ellie Goulding “I Need Your Love.” Jay Z f/ Justin Timberlake “Holy Grail” climbs into the Top 10.
On Urban Adult Contemporary: New to the Top 25 are Donnell Jones “Beautiful,” India.Arie “Coco Butter,” and K-Ci and Jojo “Knock It Off.” Robin Thicke’s “For The Rest Of My Life” is sneaking up the Urb AC chart, climbs to #14. Ron Isley “Dinner And A Movie” and Charlie Wilson “Turn Off The Lights” are almost in the Top 10.
On Urban radio: Rich Homie Quan “Type Of Way” has jumped into the Top 20, while J. Cole f/ TLC “Crooked Smile” has jumped into the Top 15. New to the Top 10 are Wale f/Sam Dew “LoveHate Thing” and Fantasia f/Kelly Rowland “Without Me.”
Top 3 on Rhythmic radio: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis F/ Mary Lambert “Same Love,” Daft Punk “Get Lucky,” and number one is Robin Thicke f/ Pharrell & T.I. “Blurred Lines.”
Top 3 on Urban AC radio: Alicia Keys f/ Maxwell “Fire We Make,” Robin Thicke f/ Pharrell & T.I. “Blurred Lines,” and number one is Jaheim “Age Ain’t A Factor.”
Top 3 on Urban radio: Ciara “Body Party,” J. Cole f/ Miguel “Power Trip,” and number one is Robin Thicke f/ Pharrell & T.I. “Blurred Lines.”