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Monday, September 28, 2020

There are 3 double HitPredictors this week: "Holy" by Justin Bieber, at Top 40 & Rhythmic; "Diamonds" by Sam Smith, at Top 40 & Hot AC; and "Expensive" by Ty Dolla $ign, at Rhythmic & Urban. And 2 songs pick up a second honor: "B.S." by Jhene Aiko, at Urban (after Rhythmic); and "Monsters" by All Time Low, at Hot AC (after Alternative). Meanwhile, "Dynamite" by BTS earns its third award, at AC (after Top 40 & Hot AC). "Dynamite" has been the #1-selling digital single in the U.S. for a month, having already sold 700,000 digital singles, one of the highest sales totals in the last few years.

 
 
Mainstream Top 40
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Holy (feat. Chance the Rapper)84.31
Justin Bieber (Def Jam)
Diamonds83.34
Sam Smith (Capitol)
This Week's New Developing Hits
OK Not to Be OK
Marshmello & Demi Lovato (Island/Republic)

HitPredictor on Sep 21, 2020 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Top 40 this week, up almost 975 spins.
Score: 94.54
TW: 24, LW: 29, Spins: +964
Mood (feat. Iann Dior)
24kGoldn (RECORDS/Columbia)

HitPredictor on Sep 21, 2020 -- Movers: top 5 gainer at Top 40 this week, up almost 1800 spins.
Score: 77.36
TW: 11, LW: 13, Spins: +1793
Moral of the Story (feat. Niall Horan)
Ashe (further./Capitol-Mom + Pop)

Movers: top 10 gainer at Top 40 this week, up about 375 spins.
TW: 27, LW: 26, Spins: +377
This Week's New Proven Hits
Be Like That (feat. Khalid & Swae Lee)
Kane Brown (Interscope-RCA)

HitPredictor on Aug 3, 2020 -- Callout: top 15 in national callout this week.  Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 47 Top 40 stations, led by #2 for Mike O'Donnell at WKRZ, John O'Dea at WWKL and Corey Carter at WIXX.
Score: 81.52
TW: 13, LW: 14, Spins: +172
Bang!
AJR (S-Curve-Hollywood)

HitPredictor on May 11, 2020 -- Callout: top 15 in national callout this week.  Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 23 Top 40 stations, led by #1 for Alex Tear at SiriusXM Hits-1.
Score: 76.03
TW: 20, LW: 21, Spins: +350
 
 
Rhythmic Top 40
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Expensive (feat. Nicki Minaj)90.82
Ty Dolla $ign (Atlantic)
Holy (feat. Chance the Rapper)87.22
Justin Bieber (Def Jam)
This Week's New Developing Hits
Hit Different (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)
SZA (Top Dawg Entertainment/RCA)

HitPredictor on Sep 21, 2020 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Rhythmic this week, up about 350 spins.
Score: 78.58
TW: 34, LW: 45, Spins: +352
This Week's New Proven Hits
Wishing Well
Juice WRLD (Grade A Productions/Interscope)

HitPredictor on Aug 10, 2020 -- Callout: #2 in national callout this week.  Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 21 Rhythmic stations, led by #4 for Gino Flores at KZFM.
Score: 90.53
TW: 10, LW: 12, Spins: +261
 
 
Urban
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
B.S. (feat. H.E.R.)123.64
Jhene Aiko (RCA-Def Jam)
Martin & Gina102.00
Polo G (Columbia)
Expensive (feat. Nicki Minaj)96.84
Ty Dolla $ign (Atlantic)
Said Sum83.00
Moneybagg Yo (N Less/Interscope)
P***y Talk (feat. Doja Cat)75.71
City Girls (Quality Control/Motown/Capitol)
This Week's New Developing Hits
Hit Different (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)
SZA (Top Dawg Entertainment/RCA)

HitPredictor on Sep 21, 2020 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Urban this week, up over 375 spins.
Score: 88.67
TW: 36, LW: 47, Spins: +383
This Week's New Proven Hits
None this week
 
 
Hot AC
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Diamonds90.00
Sam Smith (Capitol)
Monsters (feat. Blackbear)73.06
All Time Low (Fueled by Ramen/EMG)
This Week's New Developing Hits

None this week
This Week's New Proven Hits

None this week
 
 
Mainstream AC
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Dynamite123.85
BTS (Columbia)
Loyal Brave True120.00
Christina Aguilera (Walt Disney)
My Way107.06
Aloe Blacc (BMG)
This Week's New Developing Hits

None this week
This Week's New Proven Hits

None this week
 
 
Alternative
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Tangerine90.39
Glass Animals (Republic)
The Ceiling70.72
Lewis Del Mar (Fader/Caroline)
This Week's New Developing Hits
Care
Beabadoobee (Dirty Hit)

HitPredictor on Sep 14, 2020 -- Movers: the #1 gainer at Alternative this week, up over 325 spins.
Score: 79.56
TW: 23, LW: 39, Spins: +328
Visitor
Of Monsters and Men (Republic)

HitPredictor on Sep 21, 2020 -- Movers: top 5 gainer at Alternative this week, up over 150 spins.
Score: 74.04
TW: 37, LW: 48, Spins: +159
Overwhelmed
Royal & The Serpent (Atlantic)

HitPredictor on Sep 21, 2020 -- Movers: top 5 gainer at Alternative this week, up over 150 spins.
Score: 70.82
TW: 25, LW: 31, Spins: +161
This Week's New Proven Hits
If You're Too Shy (Let Me Know)
The 1975 (Dirty Hit/Interscope)

HitPredictor on Jun 1, 2020 -- Callout: top 15 in national callout this week.  Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 16 Alternative stations, led by #3 for Michael Martin at KITS.
Score: 88.17
TW: 14, LW: 15, Spins: +109
 
 
Active Rock
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
I'm Not Right90.26
Tetrarch (Tetrarch)
This Week's New Developing Hits
Maybe It's Time
Sixx A.M./Artists for Recovery (Better Noise)

HitPredictor on Sep 21, 2020 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Active Rock this week, up almost 75 spins.
Score: 107.78
TW: 14, LW: 17, Spins: +72
This Week's New Proven Hits
Ohms
Deftones (Warner)

HitPredictor on Aug 31, 2020 -- Callout: top 10 in national callout this week.  Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 35 Active Rock stations, led by #1 for Elwood at WZOR.
Score: 102.92
TW: 7, LW: 10, Spins: +120
 
 
Country
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
No new adds in Country
This Week's New Developing Hits
Hole In The Bottle
Kelsea Ballerini (Black River/Capitol-The Orchard)

Movers: top 5 gainer at Country this week, up almost 400 spins.
TW: 21, LW: 28, Spins: +395
This Week's New Proven Hits
Happy Does
Kenny Chesney (Blue Chair/Warner/WEA)

HitPredictor on Jul 20, 2020 -- Callout: top 10 in national callout this week.  Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 22 Country stations, led by #1 for Mr. Bob at WOGK.
Score: 82.58
TW: 17, LW: 17, Spins: +130