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Mainstream Top 40
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
49
48
Childish Gambino
New This Is America
Childish Gambino
Wolf & Rothstein/RCA
105.80
7
4
Ariana Grande
No Tears Left To Cry
Ariana Grande
Republic
104.39
8
13
Imagine Dragons
Whatever It Takes
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
102.29
13
14
Dua_Lipa
IDGAF
Dua Lipa
Warner Bros./WBR
95.00
2
3
Zedd,_Maren_Morris_&_Grey
The Middle
Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey
Columbia Nashville-Interscope
94.57
5
8
Maroon 5
Wait
Maroon 5
222/Interscope
92.70
56
112
Eminem
Nowhere Fast (feat. Kehlani)
Eminem
Shady/Interscope
92.05
26
20
Maroon 5
Girls Like You (feat. Cardi B)
Maroon 5
222/Interscope
91.97
24
29
Kendrick_Lamar_&_SZA
All The Stars
Kendrick Lamar & SZA
Top Dawg Ent./Aftermath/Interscope
89.42
9
7
Shawn_Mendes
In My Blood
Shawn Mendes
Island/Republic
88.04
6
6
Marshmello & Anne-Marie
Friends
Marshmello & Anne-Marie
Warner Bros./WBR
87.31
33
36
Sam_Smith
Pray (feat. Logic)
Sam Smith
Capitol
87.16
16
16
Selena Gomez
Back To You
Selena Gomez
Interscope
87.13
34
27
Post Malone
New Better Now
Post Malone
Republic
86.80
3
2
Bazzi
Mine
Bazzi
iamcosmic/Atlantic
80.62
19
19
Halsey
Alone (feat. Big Sean & Stefflo...
Halsey
Astralwerks/Capitol
79.26
39
39
NF
Lie
NF
NF Real Music/Caroline
79.22
47
47
NOTD
I Wanna Know (feat. Bea Miller)
NOTD
Island/Republic
78.38
18
15
Drake
Nice For What
Drake
Cash Money/Republic
77.92
41
41
Nicky_Jam_&_J_Balvin
X
Nicky Jam & J Balvin
Sony Latin/RCA
77.50
22
24
Zayn
Let Me
Zayn
RCA
75.00
51
54
The Weeknd
Call Out My Name
The Weeknd
XO/Republic
74.18
28
28
Liam_Payne_&_J_Balvin
Familiar
Liam Payne & J Balvin
Republic
72.74
23
22
Khalid x Normani
Love Lies
Khalid x Normani
RCA
71.17
17
17
Charlie_Puth
Done For Me (feat. Kehlani)
Charlie Puth
Atlantic
71.11
14
11
Calvin_Harris_&_Dua_Lipa
One Kiss
Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa
Columbia
70.45
32
34
Madison_Beer
New Home With You
Madison Beer
First Access
70.19
1
1
Post Malone
Psycho (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)
Post Malone
Republic
69.68
10
9
Taylor Swift
Delicate
Taylor Swift
Big Machine/Republic
69.29
25
26
Backstreet Boys
Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Backstreet Boys
RCA
69.24
36
31
5_Seconds_of_Summer
Youngblood
5 Seconds of Summer
Capitol
69.13
42
42
Dennis_Lloyd
Nevermind
Dennis Lloyd
Warner Bros./WBR
69.13
20
21
Foster The People
Sit Next To Me
Foster The People
Columbia
68.24
4
5
Camila_Cabello
Never Be The Same
Camila Cabello
Syco/Epic
66.67
27
23
Cardi B.
I Like It (feat. Bad Bunny & J ...
Cardi B.
KSR Group/Atlantic
66.39
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--
G-Eazy
Sober (feat. Charlie Puth)
G-Eazy
BPG/Revels Group/RCA
80.76
--
--
Niall_Horan
On the Loose
Niall Horan
Capitol
78.75
--
--
Echosmith
Over My Head
Echosmith
Warner Bros./WBR
69.51
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
Ed Sheeran
Castle on the Hill
Ed Sheeran
Atlantic
109.49
Niall_Horan
Slow Hands
Niall Horan
Capitol
98.55
Imagine Dragons
Thunder
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
98.46
Halsey
Bad at Love
Halsey
Astralwerks/Capitol
93.63
Charlie_Puth
Attention
Charlie Puth
Atlantic
87.31
Hailee_Steinfeld_&_Alesso
Let Me Go (feat. Florida Georgi...
Hailee Steinfeld & Alesso
Republic
86.95
Harry_Styles
Sign Of The Times
Harry Styles
Columbia
85.83
DJ Khaled
I'm the One (feat. J. Bieber/Qu...
DJ Khaled
WTB/Roc Nation/Columbia/Epic
85.23
Taylor Swift
Look What You Made Me Do
Taylor Swift
Big Machine/Republic
82.58
Justin_Bieber_&_Bloodpop
Friends
Justin Bieber & Bloodpop
GPOP/RBMG/SB/Def Jam/Republic
80.92
Childish Gambino
Redbone
Childish Gambino
Wolf & Rothstein/RCA
80.54
Calvin Harris
Feels (feat. Pharrell, Katy Per...
Calvin Harris
Columbia
79.49
DJ Khaled
Wild Thoughts (feat. Rihanna & ...
DJ Khaled
WTB/Roc Nation/Columbia/Epic
76.27
Liam_Payne
Strip That Down (feat. Quavo)
Liam Payne
Republic
75.45
Julia_Michaels
Issues
Julia Michaels
Republic
72.13
French Montana
Unforgettable (feat. Swae Lee)
French Montana
Bad Boy/Epic
70.88
Post Malone
Rockstar (feat. 21 Savage)
Post Malone
Republic
70.82
Ed Sheeran
Shape Of You
Ed Sheeran
Atlantic
110.73
Ed Sheeran
Perfect
Ed Sheeran
Atlantic
109.63
Pink
What About Us
Pink
RCA
108.29
Bruno_Mars_&_Cardi_B
Finesse
Bruno Mars & Cardi B
Atlantic
102.10
Maroon 5
What Lovers Do (feat. SZA)
Maroon 5
222/Interscope
102.00
Macklemore
Good Old Days (feat. Kesha)
Macklemore
Macklemore/WBR
100.15
Zedd_&_Alessia_Cara
Stay
Zedd & Alessia Cara
Def Jam-Interscope
98.42
Shawn_Mendes
There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back
Shawn Mendes
Island/Republic
97.50
Selena_Gomez_x_Marshmello
Wolves
Selena Gomez x Marshmello
Interscope
96.78
Taylor Swift
Ready For It
Taylor Swift
Big Machine/Republic
96.35
NF
Let You Down
NF
NF Real Music/Caroline
95.72
Kesha
Praying
Kesha
Kemosabe/RCA
92.96
Dua_Lipa
New Rules
Dua Lipa
Warner Bros./WBR
91.81
Imagine Dragons
Believer
Imagine Dragons
KidinaKorner/Interscope
90.62
Kygo_x_Selena_Gomez
It Ain't Me
Kygo x Selena Gomez
Ultra/RCA-Interscope
89.52
The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
Something Just Like This
The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
Disruptor/Columbia
88.82
Luis_Fonsi_&_Daddy_Yankee
Despacito (feat. Justin Beiber)
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee
UMLE/RBMG/Def Jam/Republic
88.79
Selena Gomez
Bad Liar
Selena Gomez
Interscope
88.40
Demi Lovato
Sorry Not Sorry
Demi Lovato
Hollywood/Island/Republic
86.72
Camila_Cabello
Havana (feat. Young Thug)
Camila Cabello
Syco/Epic
86.52
David Guetta
2U (feat. Justin Beiber)
David Guetta
Atlantic-Def Jam
86.03
Cheat_Codes
No Promises (feat. Demi Lovato)
Cheat Codes
300 Entertainment
85.21
Khalid
Young Dumb & Broke
Khalid
Right Hand Music Group/RCA
82.63
Justin Timberlake
Say Something (feat. Chris Stap...
Justin Timberlake
RCA
82.14
Bruno Mars
That's What I Like
Bruno Mars
Atlantic
81.73
Max
Lights Down Low (feat. Gnash)
Max
DCD2/Crush/RED
78.38
Meghan_Trainor
No Excuses
Meghan Trainor
Epic
78.22
Meghan_Trainor
No Excuses
Meghan Trainor
Epic
78.22
James_Arthur
Say You Won't Let Go
James Arthur
Columbia
78.11
Portugal. The Man
Feel It Still
Portugal. The Man
Atlantic
76.76
Charlie_Puth
How Long
Charlie Puth
Atlantic
76.21
Logic
1-800-273-8255 (feat. Alessia C...
Logic
Def Jam
75.40
Halsey
Now Or Never
Halsey
Astralwerks/Capitol
74.00
Julia_Michaels
Issues
Julia Michaels
Republic
72.13
Bebe_Rexha
Meant to Be (feat. Florida Geor...
Bebe Rexha
BMLG/WBR
67.51
G-Eazy_&_Halsey
Him & I
G-Eazy & Halsey
Capitol/RCA
66.96
This Week's New HitPredictors
HitPredictor Score
Score
Childish Gambino
New This Is America
Childish Gambino
Wolf & Rothstein/RCA
105.80
Post Malone
New Better Now
Post Malone
Republic
86.80
Madison_Beer
New Home With You
Madison Beer
First Access
70.19
 
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 25-2018-06-18 11:08:51Girls Like You (feat. Cardi B)
Maroon 5 (222/Interscope)
HitPredictor on Jun 11, 2018 -- Movers: the #1 gainer at Top 40 this week, up over 2500 spins.
Score: 91.97
TW: 20, LW: 26, Spins: +2503
UpNew 25-2018-06-18 11:08:34Youngblood
5 Seconds of Summer (Capitol)
HitPredictor on May 29, 2018 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Top 40 this week, up 525 spins.
Score: 69.13
TW: 31, LW: 36, Spins: +525
Proven Hits
Songs that test top 10 in national callout or top 10 in callout in key markets for the first time this week.
UpBack To You
Selena Gomez (Interscope)
HitPredictor on May 29, 2018 -- Callout: top 10 in key markets this week. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 31 Top 40 stations, led by #1 for Jud Huessler at WPLW.
Score: 87.13
TW: 16, LW: 16, Spins: +367
UpLet Me
Zayn (RCA)
HitPredictor on Apr 30, 2018 -- Callout: top 10 in RateTheMusic national research. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 2 Top 40 stations, led by #7 for Doug Gillen at WYKS.
Score: 75.00
TW: 24, LW: 22, Spins: +24