Monday, February 22, 2021

Four songs each pick up a second HitPredictor this week: "Dakiti" by Bad Bunny, at Top 40 (after Rhythmic); "You Got It" by Vedo, at Rhythmic (after Urban); and "Up" by Cardi B and "Sunshine" by Fat Joe, both at Urban (after Rhythmic). Two other songs earn a third award: "Best Friend" by Saweetie, at Urban (after Top 40 & Rhythmic); and "Lonely" by Justin Bieber & Benny Blanco, at AC (after Top 40 & Hot AC). Meanwhile, Olivia Rodrigo's multi-format smash "drivers license" earns its fourth HitPredictor this week, at AC (after Top 40, Rhythmic & Hot AC).

 
 
Mainstream Top 40
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
We're Good96.85
Dua Lipa (Warner)
Bad Girl86.78
Daya (AWAL)
Dakiti (feat. Jhay Cortez)85.52
Bad Bunny (Rimas/The Orchard)
This Week's New Developing Hits
None this week
This Week's New Proven Hits
Anyone
Justin Bieber (Def Jam)

HitPredictor on Jan 11, 2021 -- Callout: top 15 in national callout this week. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 34 Top 40 stations, led by #3 for Rick Vaughn at KENZ.
Score: 78.94
TW: 15, LW: 15, Spins: +586
What You Know Bout Love
Pop Smoke (Victor Victor/Republic)

HitPredictor on Feb 8, 2021 -- Callout: top 15 in national callout this week. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 54 Top 40 stations, led by #1 for Chris Hernandez at KALV and Natalia Soniak at WNVZ.
Score: 67.45
TW: 13, LW: 14, Spins: +761
 
 
Rhythmic Top 40
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
What It Feels Like111.53
Nipsey Hussle & Jay-Z (Six Course/RCA)
You Got It98.65
Vedo (New Wave/Island/Empire)
Hello (feat. A Boogie wit da Hoodie)94.21
Pop Smoke (Victor Victor/Republic)
Bad Boy (feat. Young Thug)79.25
Juice WRLD (Grade A Productions/Interscope)
This Week's New Developing Hits
Up
Cardi B (Atlantic)

HitPredictor on Feb 16, 2021 -- Movers: the #1 gainer at Rhythmic this week, up over 925 spins.
Score: 95.22
TW: 11, LW: 17, Spins: +930
Provide (feat. Chris Brown & Mark Morrison)
G-Eazy (RCA)

HitPredictor on Feb 16, 2021 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Rhythmic this week, up almost 450 spins.
Score: 83.15
TW: 29, LW: 46, Spins: +438
Masterpiece
DaBaby (SCMG/Interscope)

HitPredictor on Feb 16, 2021 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Rhythmic this week, up over 400 spins.
Score: 78.34
TW: 27, LW: 39, Spins: +412
This Week's New Proven Hits
Tyler Herro
Jack Harlow (Generation Now/Atlantic)

HitPredictor on Nov 30, 2020 -- Callout: top 15 in national callout this week. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 24 Rhythmic stations, led by #2 for Gino Flores at KZFM.
Score: 79.35
TW: 14, LW: 12, Spins: +71
 
 
Urban
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Up90.00
Cardi B (Atlantic)
Sunshine (The Light)89.55
Fat Joe, DJ Khaled & Amorphous (RNG/Empire)
Best Friend (feat. Doja Cat)71.58
Saweetie (Icy/Artistry/RCA-Warner)
This Week's New Developing Hits
Buss It
Erica Banks (1501 Certified/Warner)

HitPredictor on Feb 16, 2021 -- Movers: top 5 gainer at Urban this week, up almost 575 spins.
Score: 84.44
TW: 14, LW: 19, Spins: +572
Masterpiece
DaBaby (SCMG/Interscope)

HitPredictor on Feb 16, 2021 -- Movers: top 5 gainer at Urban this week, up about 550 spins.
Score: 72.94
TW: 26, LW: 35, Spins: +552
This Week's New Proven Hits
What You Know Bout Love
Pop Smoke (Victor Victor/Republic)

HitPredictor on Feb 8, 2021 -- Callout: top 10 in national callout this week. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 17 Urban stations, led by #1 for Doc Wynter at KRRL and Myron Fears at KPRS.
Score: 94.00
TW: 15, LW: 17, Spins: +402
On Me
Lil Baby (Quality Control/Motown/Capitol)

HitPredictor on Jan 19, 2021 - Callout: top 15 in national callout this week. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 31 Urban stations, led by #2 for Steve Hegwood at WGIV and BJ Stone at SiriusXM Shade 45.
TW: 11, LW: 13, Spins: +331
 
 
Hot AC
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
What Other People Say (feat. Demi Lovato)84.20
Sam Fischer (Atlantic)
This Week's New Developing Hits
My Head & My Heart
Ava Max (Atlantic)

HitPredictor on Feb 16, 2021 -- Movers: top 5 gainer at Hot AC this week, up around 300 spins.
Score: 107.44
TW: 24, LW: 28, Spins: +301
This Week's New Proven Hits
None this week
 
 
Mainstream AC
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
drivers license105.68
Olivia Rodrigo (Geffen/Interscope)
Lonely70.50
Justin Bieber & Benny Blanco (fks/Def Jam-Interscope)
This Week's New Developing Hits
Angels
Josh Groban (Warner)

HitPredictor on Feb 16, 2021 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at AC this week, up over 25 spins.
Score: 94.50
TW: 18, LW: 24, Spins: +28
This Week's New Proven Hits
None this week
 
 
Alternative
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Look At The Sky73.90
Porter Robinson (further./MomPop)
This Week's New Developing Hits
Flames (feat. Avril Lavigne)
Mod Sun (Big Noise)

HitPredictor on Feb 16, 2021 -- Movers: top 5 gainer at Alternative this week, up over 200 spins.
Score: 87.05
TW: 24, LW: 30, Spins: +209
Violent
Carolesdaughter (Arista)

HitPredictor on Feb 8, 2021 -- Movers: top 10 gainer at Alternative this week, up almost 175 spins.
Score: 74.86
TW: 17, LW: 22, Spins: +163
This Week's New Proven Hits
None this week
 
 
Active Rock
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Mercy86.60
Ayron Jones (Big Machine/John Varvatos)
This Week's New Developing Hits
None this week
This Week's New Proven Hits
Waiting On A War
Foo Fighters (RCA)

HitPredictor on Feb 8, 2021 -- Callout: top 10 in national callout this week. Top 10 Spins: top 10 at 25 Active Rock stations, led by #2 for Axel Lowe at WNNX, Dave Richards at KISW and 2 other #2 reports.
Score: 85.00
TW: 10, LW: 15, Spins: +204
 
 
Country
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This Week's New HitPredictors
Score
Minimum Wage93.34
Blake Shelton (Warner/WMN)
Glad You Exist82.19
Dan + Shay (Warner/WAR)
This Week's New Developing Hits

None this week
This Week's New Proven Hits

None this week