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Hot AC
Hit Potential
New releases that tested with Hit Potential prior to major airplay, ranked in order of HitPredictor scores and updated each Monday. Click on the heading at the top of the scores column to rank the songs in order of weekly mediabase detections.
LW
TW
Mediabase airplay rank
HitPredictor Score
Score
34
25
Panic! At The Disco
High Hopes
Panic! At The Disco
Fueled By Ramen/RRP
119.90
3
3
Weezer
Africa
Weezer
Crush/RRP
115.50
20
15
One Republic
Connection
One Republic
Interscope
104.10
23
26
Pink
Whatever You Want
Pink
RCA
102.38
32
28
Calum Scott
You Are The Reason
Calum Scott
Capitol
100.50
44
40
Matt Nathanson
Used To Be
Matt Nathanson
AWAL
94.40
15
13
John Mayer
New Light
John Mayer
Columbia
91.38
14
12
Charlie_Puth
The Way I Am
Charlie Puth
Atlantic
90.85
24
24
Jason Mraz
Have It All
Jason Mraz
Atlantic/RRP
90.31
11
8
Selena Gomez
Back To You
Selena Gomez
Interscope
90.04
37
33
The Chainsmokers
Side Effects (feat. Emily Warren)
The Chainsmokers
Disruptor/Columbia
89.00
25
20
Brynn_Elliott
Might Not Like Me
Brynn Elliott
Big Yellow Dog/Atlantic
87.88
1
1
Maroon 5
Girls Like You (feat. Cardi B)
Maroon 5
222/Interscope
87.78
13
10
5_Seconds_of_Summer
Youngblood
5 Seconds of Summer
Capitol
86.89
22
19
Daughtry
Deep End
Daughtry
RCA
86.70
35
32
Snow Patrol
Empress
Snow Patrol
Republic
86.18
43
44
Kacey Musgraves
High Horse
Kacey Musgraves
MCA Nashville/Capitol
84.95
28
23
Dean_Lewis
Be Alright
Dean Lewis
Island/Republic
83.57
6
7
Macklemore
Good Old Days (feat. Kesha)
Macklemore
Macklemore/WBR
83.00
33
29
Anne-Marie
2002
Anne-Marie
Warner Bros./WBR
82.74
16
14
Dan_ _Shay
Tequila
Dan Shay
Warner Bros./WAR
82.44
18
18
Meghan_Trainor
Let You Be Right
Meghan Trainor
Epic
81.46
10
9
Imagine Dragons
Natural
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
81.33
42
39
For King & Country
Joy
For King & Country
Curb/Word
80.40
12
11
Backstreet Boys
Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Backstreet Boys
RCA
78.95
52
43
Jason_Derulo_x_David_Guetta
New Goodbye (feat. Nicki Minaj & Wi...
Jason Derulo x David Guetta
Beluga Heights/WBR
78.91
2
2
Taylor Swift
Delicate
Taylor Swift
Big Machine/Republic
77.72
5
5
Ariana Grande
No Tears Left To Cry
Ariana Grande
Republic
74.93
41
41
Clean_Bandit
Solo (feat. Demi Lovato)
Clean Bandit
Big Beat/RRP
74.93
107
104
Noah_Cyrus_&_Max
Team
Noah Cyrus & Max
RECORDS/Columbia
74.89
7
6
Lovelytheband
Broken
Lovelytheband
Red
73.77
4
4
Lauv
I Like Me Better
Lauv
Lauv/Kobalt
73.40
17
16
Ocean_Park_Standoff
If You Were Mine (feat. Lil Yac...
Ocean Park Standoff
Hollywood
73.40
47
38
Marshmello
Happier (feat. Bastille)
Marshmello
Astralwerks/Capitol
71.46
19
21
Leon_Bridges
Beyond
Leon Bridges
Columbia
71.06
29
31
The_Rua
All I Ever Wanted
The Rua
FOD/The Orchard
70.86
21
17
Post Malone
Better Now
Post Malone
Republic
70.36
30
34
Bazzi
Mine
Bazzi
iamcosmic/Atlantic
69.43
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--
Imagine Dragons
Whatever It Takes
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
113.00
--
--
Shawn_Mendes
In My Blood
Shawn Mendes
Island/Republic
110.14
--
--
A Great Big World
Younger
A Great Big World
Epic
79.51
--
--
Camila_Cabello
Never Be The Same
Camila Cabello
Syco/Epic
67.74
Recent Hits
Recurrent songs that tested with Hit Potential prior to major airplay, ranked in order of HitPredictor scores and updated each Monday. Click on the heading at the top of the scores column to rank the songs in order of weekly mediabase detections.
HitPredictor Score
Score
All Time Low
Good Times
All Time Low
Fueled By Ramen/RRP
77.90
Taylor Swift
Look What You Made Me Do
Taylor Swift
Big Machine/Republic
77.00
Calvin Harris
Feels (feat. Pharrell, Katy Per...
Calvin Harris
Columbia
72.34
Ed Sheeran
Perfect
Ed Sheeran
Atlantic
121.66
Meghan_Trainor
No Excuses
Meghan Trainor
Epic
111.38
Meghan_Trainor
No Excuses
Meghan Trainor
Epic
111.38
Pink
What About Us
Pink
RCA
108.22
Ed Sheeran
Shape Of You
Ed Sheeran
Atlantic
106.55
Imagine Dragons
Whatever It Takes
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
100.14
Imagine Dragons
Whatever It Takes
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
100.14
Kesha
Praying
Kesha
Kemosabe/RCA
97.17
Kelly Clarkson
Love So Soft
Kelly Clarkson
Atlantic/RRP
96.55
Imagine Dragons
Believer
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
96.16
Maroon 5
What Lovers Do (feat. SZA)
Maroon 5
222/Interscope
94.74
Shawn_Mendes
There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back
Shawn Mendes
Island/Republic
94.50
The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
Something Just Like This
The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
Disruptor/Columbia
93.98
Maroon 5
Wait
Maroon 5
222/Interscope
91.69
Walk the Moon
One Foot
Walk the Moon
RCA
90.73
X Ambassadors
Ahead of Myself
X Ambassadors
KidinaKorner/Interscope
88.83
Sam_Smith
Too Good at Goodbyes
Sam Smith
Capitol
88.00
Phillip Phillips
Miles
Phillip Phillips
19/Interscope
86.18
Cheat_Codes
No Promises (feat. Demi Lovato)
Cheat Codes
300 Entertainment
85.67
Demi Lovato
Sorry Not Sorry
Demi Lovato
Hollywood/Island/Republic
85.51
Niall_Horan
Slow Hands
Niall Horan
Capitol
84.90
Imagine Dragons
Thunder
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
84.82
Alice_Merton
No Roots
Alice Merton
Mom Pop/RED
83.28
Taylor Swift
End Game (feat. Ed Sheeran & Fu...
Taylor Swift
Big Machine/Republic
81.38
Zedd_&_Alessia_Cara
Stay
Zedd & Alessia Cara
Def Jam-Interscope
80.94
Kelly Clarkson
I Don't Think About You
Kelly Clarkson
Atlantic/RRP
80.20
Charlie_Puth
How Long
Charlie Puth
Atlantic
80.15
Pink
Beautiful Trauma
Pink
RCA
78.36
Andy Grammer
Smoke Clears
Andy Grammer
S-Curve/Hollywood
76.33
Portugal. The Man
Feel It Still
Portugal. The Man
Atlantic
76.33
Charlie_Puth
Attention
Charlie Puth
Atlantic
76.08
Taylor Swift
Ready For It
Taylor Swift
Big Machine/Republic
76.05
Bebe_Rexha
Meant to Be (feat. Florida Geor...
Bebe Rexha
Warner Bros./WBR
73.90
Liam_Payne
Strip That Down (feat. Quavo)
Liam Payne
Republic
73.67
Foster The People
Sit Next To Me
Foster The People
Columbia
73.65
AJR
Sober Up
AJR
AJR Productions/S-Curve
73.00
U2
You're the Best Thing About Me
U2
Interscope
72.23
Halsey
Bad at Love
Halsey
Astralwerks/Capitol
70.50
Marshmello & Anne-Marie
Friends
Marshmello & Anne-Marie
Warner Bros./WBR
69.58
Train
Call Me Sir (feat. Cam & Travie...
Train
Columbia
69.36
Max
Lights Down Low (feat. Gnash)
Max
DCD2/Crush/RED
68.00
Charlie_Puth
Done For Me (feat. Kehlani)
Charlie Puth
Atlantic
67.58
Dua_Lipa
New Rules
Dua Lipa
Warner Bros./WBR
67.24
Camila_Cabello
Havana (feat. Young Thug)
Camila Cabello
Syco/Epic
66.75
This Week's New HitPredictors
HitPredictor Score
Score
Jason_Derulo_x_David_Guetta
New Goodbye (feat. Nicki Minaj & Wi...
Jason Derulo x David Guetta
Beluga Heights/WBR
78.91
 
This Week's Proven & Developing Hits
Developing Hits
Songs that are top 10 spin gainers this week and not yet Proven. Each song only appears once as a Developing Hit.
UpNew 38-2018-09-17 11:43:31High Hopes
Panic! At The Disco (Fueled By Ramen/RRP)
HitPredictor on Sep 3, 2018 -- Movers: top 5 gainer at Hot AC this week, up over 350 spins.
Score: 119.90
TW: 25, LW: 34, Spins: +359
UpNew 38-2018-09-17 11:43:14Be Alright
Dean Lewis (Island/Republic)
HitPredictor on Sep 3, 2018 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Hot AC this week, up almost 325 spins.
Score: 83.57
TW: 23, LW: 28, Spins: +314
Proven Hits
Songs that test top 10 in national callout or top 10 in callout in key markets for the first time this week.
UpYoungblood
5 Seconds of Summer (Capitol)
HitPredictor on Aug 6, 2018 -- Callout: top 10 in RateTheMusic national research. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 42 Hot AC stations, led by #2 for Ryan Jones at WTIC.
Score: 86.89
TW: 10, LW: 13, Spins: +322