Airplay analysis: Calvin Harris & Sam Smith maintain grip on radio No.1

Calvin Harris & Sam Smith spend their seventh straight week atop the radio airplay chart with Promises, which turned in extremely modest increases in plays (up 1.15% from 7,262 plays to 7,343) and audience (up 0.72% from 70.62m to 71.13m). 

It narrowly avoided being dethroned by Silk City & Dua Lipa’s Electricity which actually had a small lead for much of the week but ends up climbing 4-2, with plays up 10.44% from 4,483 to 4,951, while its audience powers ...

Login to access this article

To access this article you need to be a subscriber. If you are a subscriber login below.

Start free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article. Sign up today and you will receive:

  • 4 weeks access to news, features and chart analysis
  • 4 Digital issues of Music Week
  • The Music Week app
  • Tailored email news alerts
Start your free trial

Subscribe

If you have previously taken a trial you will need to subscribe to access this article.

Subscribe Now
subscribe link free-trial link

follow us...