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Rihanna’s ‘Rude Boy’ tops Atlanta radio for 3rd week

rihanna_rudeboy_single-coverRihanna continues to dominate the Atlanta radio scene with “Rude Boy,” which was spun 365 times the past week on six different stations.

Georgia is represented on the national top 40 charts by B.o.B (”Nothin’ On You”), climbing at No. 4; Lady Antebellum (”Need You Now” at No. 6 after peaking at No. 2), Usher at No. 16 with “OMG,” Trey Songz at No. 20 with “Say Aah,” Justin Bieber at No. 33 with “Baby” and Ludacris at “My Chick Bad.”

On the country chart, Lady Antebellum is tops with “American Honey.” Zac Brown Band’s former No. 1 song “Highway 20 Ride” is at No. 5. Jason Aldean’s about to hit the top 10 with “Crazy Town.” Luke Bryan, seen last week on “Celebrity Apprentice,” is at No. 16 with “Rain is a Good Thing.” Little Big Town has the No. 29 song with “Little White Church.”

On the urban chart, five of the top 10 songs are repped by Atlantans. Ludacris with “My Chick Bad” is at No. 2 after peaking at No. 1. Monica’s “Everything to Me,” which had peaked at No. 2 was at No. 3.  B.o.B. is at No. 6 with “Nothin’ On You” folllowed by two Usher songs “Lil Freak” and “Hey Daddy.” T.I. with “I’m Back” is at No. 11 with Young Jeezy’s “Lose My Mind” at No. 14 and The-Dream’s “Love King” at 16. Gucci Mane’s “Lemonade” is at No. 19.

1. Rihanna “Rude Boy” 365 (+19)
2. Ke$ha “Tik Tok” 292 (-11)
3. B.o.B. “Nothin’ On You” 273 (+38)
4. Lady Gaga “Bad Romance” 234 (+2)
5. Lady Gaga “Telephone” 213 (+9)
6. Drake “Over” 197 (+35)
7. Lady Antebellum “Need You Now” 187 (+5)
8. Ludacris “My Chick Bad” 175 (-18)
9. David Guetta “Sexy Chick” 169 (-2)
10. Train “Hey, Soul Sister” 159 (-3)

SOURCE: Mediabase 24/7

Top 5 songs at various country and top 40 stations in Atlanta. (Next week: R&B/hip hop and rock).

Kicks 101.5
1. Steel Magnolia “Keep on Lovin’ You”
2. Lady Antebellum “American Honey”
3. Joe Nichols “Gimmie That Girl”
4. Chris Young “The Man I Want To Be”
5. Miranda Lambert “The House That Built Me’

94.9/The Bull
1. Lady Antebellum “American Honey”
2. Joe Nichols “Gimmie That Girl”
3. Justin Moore “Backwoods”
4. Kenny Chesney “Ain’t Back Yet”
5. Easton Corbin “Little More Country Than That”

South 107.1
1. Rodney Atkins “Farmer’s Daughter”
2. David Nail – “Turning Home”
3. Gretchen Wilson “Work Hard, Play Harder”
4. Chris Janson “Til a Woman Comes Along”
5. The JaneDear Girls “Wildflower”

Star 94
1. Train “Hey, Soul Sister”
2. Daughtry “Life After You”
3. Ke$ha “Tik Tok”
4. John Mayer “Heartbreak Warfare”
5. Lady Antebellum “Need You Now”

Q100
1. The Script – “Breakeven”
2. Train – “Hey, Soul Sister”
3. Jason DeRulo – “In My Head”
4. Lady Antebellum – “Need You Now”
5. Rihanna – “Rude Boy”

B98.5
1. David Cook “Time of My Life”
2. Miley Cyrus – “The Climb”
3. Taylor Swift – “You Belong With Me”
4. Daughtry “What About Now”
5. Colbie Caillat “Bubbly”

Fish 104.7
1. Kutless “What Faith Can Do”
2. MercyMe “All of Creation”
3. Tenth Avenue North “Hold My Heart”
4. Jeremy Camp “Healing Hand of God”
5. TobyMac ” Get Back Up”

Source: Yes.com

28 comments Add your comment

Wayne stuck in AL

April 28th, 2010
1:27 pm

Only in America where you can reach stardom by being a domestic violence victim instead of any other talent.

reebok

April 28th, 2010
2:15 pm

when is rhianna going to call another news conference to whine about how victimized she feels by having to give all these interviews about how victimized she feels? 1-2 weeks before her next CD release party?

da truth

April 28th, 2010
2:18 pm

Since when does Trey songz represent Georgia? Is the writer stupid or has he just moved there..I dont think so because he satys in Jersey and always in the club in D.C. Trey is from Virginia

Keith

April 28th, 2010
2:22 pm

I love the names of the black names or black groups. Always have to be different. What a bunch of thugs.

Rodney Ho

April 28th, 2010
2:22 pm

You’re right about Trey Songz. Had a mental blip in my brain there.

David

April 28th, 2010
2:25 pm

B.O.B. got a bunch more hits coming on the way…you would know if you had….SIRIUS RADIO..invest in it..Rihanna…i wish she would go away forever…I think Chris brown was just trying to beat some sense in her…it didnt work..

The Advocate

April 28th, 2010
2:30 pm

Keith,

Right…because K$sha, Kutless, and Lady Antebellum are completely normal….

Jeff

April 28th, 2010
2:57 pm

Keith, I am white and your comment about “black names” gives us white people a bad name. I think the hip hop names are creative and represent the music well. Do you feel better now that you judged and spit on someone with your comment? Would Jesus do that? Love your neighbor as yourself. Or do you love yourself?

Voice

April 28th, 2010
3:10 pm

So glad that I don’t listen to mainstream radio because that woman can’t sing on her worse day! 89.3 is the only station for me in Atlanta.

David

April 28th, 2010
3:32 pm

I hispanic but I look white..none of this matters in the grand scheme of things but I like it when people start off a convo of what they look like….lets be serious…creative and represent music well…ok…Wackaflacka flames….yeahh that reps dat muzac..Boosie badazzzz…dat junk be hot..I like hip hop but alot of the crap they have out now is straight garbage..wake up. Give me some Roots and Outkast with a sprinkle of pac…dont give me biggie…he had a handful of songs and people make him like he is the best rapper ever..but thats another tangent…

Eric

April 28th, 2010
3:36 pm

Keith….we now what your are, but you don’t have to be so blatant with your racism

Jay The Man

April 28th, 2010
3:46 pm

This song really stinks.

AJ

April 28th, 2010
3:50 pm

Well while the song stinks to you Rihanna is cashing all those stinking checks…..I swear there are a bunch of angry haters in the ATL

Deanna

April 28th, 2010
3:53 pm

Wow. That Ludacris song was sad in SO many ways.

vuduchld

April 28th, 2010
3:57 pm

Looking at the songs on these charts make me roll with laughter. These people are horrible folks! I could care less if any of these monkeys are “poppin”. Rihanna has become a cartoon character, she has nothing positive to say or sing about, but leemings continue to buy this garbage. These are plastic people, most of who won’t be around in 5 months let alone 5 years. These people are caroon coons.

Uncle Tom

April 28th, 2010
4:07 pm

Haven’t heard of her song but I do like KeSha’s. Soul music is what’s in, not crap about screwin and wet-wet and making money and smoking.

North always beats the south

April 28th, 2010
4:10 pm

Keith are fat, stupid, coward, who live in your mother basements and beat off to Sarah Palin Pics or you just inbreed?

Kriss

April 28th, 2010
4:13 pm

Why is an article about popular music receiving comments about the race of the artists?? Does it really matter? Seriously… And to you “Keith”.. You’re a true first class jerk

JenniferBlack

April 28th, 2010
5:35 pm

Ri Ri !! I loves ya girl:) Hey girls check out this new artist Aaron Fresh!!! Hes the next Justin Beiber guys!!! Here is his site, and u can check him on dancejam.com :) http://tinyurl.com/2ehufnr

Voice

April 28th, 2010
6:32 pm

Rihanna fans are so silly.Many will always bring up “how much money SHE makes as if that is relevant to what people feel about her “talent”.I don’t care how much money she cashes at the bank,she still can’t sing.I am always amazed at broke people counting someone else’s money.Carry on.

Nick

April 28th, 2010
6:37 pm

I actually believe that Chris Brown was trying to beat some talent into the talentless wonder known as Rihanna, because she seriously needs some.

Missy

April 28th, 2010
8:36 pm

I like Rihanna and all, but I am so tired of hearing Rude Boy. I feel like I heard all 365 of those plays. Every time I get in the car, I hear Rude Boy, Bad Romance, and Telephone almost without fail, no matter how long my car ride is. Calm down Atlanta radio! If we wanted to hear a single song that often, we’d listen to it on our iPods. Give us some variety.

darb

April 28th, 2010
8:53 pm

Thank God I dont have to listen to that bitch on 96 Rock. I guess in a chocolate city like Atlanta, all you have to be is a member of the clan to be on top in this city.

atlantamusic

April 28th, 2010
9:27 pm

some of yall sure seem bothered by a simple post about the top spins in radio… keith taking shot at acts with creative names, darb above me is talking in some weird tangent that only he understands…

what is going on here?

btw- B.o.B. is from RIGHT HERE in our back yard- Decatur. I’ve watched him develop his skills from his first song ‘cloud 9′– to now being not just a rapper, but also singing on the tracks and even playing the guitar. Watch out for this young man. His debut album just dropped yesterday, and he’s even been doing BIG numbers on iTunes for the last few weeks (w/ “nothing on you” and “airplanes”).

My good friend produced his first single “haterz everywhere”- and we’ve been pulling for this guy for a while! Get ‘em Bobby Ray!

Roy Hobbs crack pipe

April 29th, 2010
7:52 am

Anyone who clicks on “report this comment” ……..get a freaking life! It’s all in fun you bunch of crybabies.

darb

April 29th, 2010
8:18 am

I understand exactly where Im comming from. I wouldnt let her clean my toilets, and he ex, the molester couldnt cut my grass.

Rodney Ho Moe

April 29th, 2010
10:26 pm

Rihanna needs to go back to dating white men. The brothas don’t know how to treat her right.

darb

May 2nd, 2010
3:48 pm

We dont need any interacial dating.