Monday, August 19, 2013
Greetings friends. Here’s another addition of the weekly radio review, based on my work for Mediabase. As you may know by now, I post these reviews on Monday mornings. Here’s the latest, check it out:
On Rhythmic radio: Lady Gaga “Applause” debuts at #54 on the chart. Very surprising. Meanwhile, Drake f/ Majid Jordan “Hold On We’re Coming” had over 1000 new spins last week O_O.
On Urban Adult Contemporary: Glenn Lewis “Can’t Say Love” and Algebra Blessett “Nobody But You” both rise to the Top 20. Shaliek “The Past” is making moves on the Urban AC chart, after getting strong reactions from spins on the Tom Joyner Morning Show.
On Urban radio: K. Michelle “V.S.O.P.” sits at #21, gunning for the Top 20 next week. Jay Z f/ Justin Timberlake “Holy Grail” climbs into the Top 10. J. Cole has two singles in the Top 5 (“Crooked Smile” and “Power Trip”).
Top 3 on Rhythmic radio: Bruno Mars, “Treasure,” Daft Punk “Get Lucky,” and number one Robin Thicke f/ Pharrell & T.I. “Blurred Lines.”
Top 3 on Urban AC radio: Alicia Keys f/ Maxwell “Fire We Make,” Jaheim “Age Ain’t A Factor,” and Robin Thicke f/ Pharrell & T.I. “Blurred Lines.”
Top 3 on Urban radio: Miguel f/ Kendrick Lamar “How Many Drinks,” J. Cole f/ Miguel “Power Trip,” and Robin Thicke f/ Pharrell & T.I. “Blurred Lines.”