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2014 March Hot AC Issue

New English sensation, Sam Smith crosses over to these shores with his instantly familiar “Stay With Me”, track #1 on this issue of RadioInformer. With an voice that cuts through the clutter, Smith follows up “La, La, La” with what sounds like a smash! Already climbing the Hot AC chart is “Am I Wrong” by […]

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2014 February Hot AC Issue

Stepping out of the indy label shadows and into airplay sunshine the beautiful Celeste Buckingham graces the Ri cover this February. Led by Jim Ryan at SIRIUS Pulse, “Run Run Run” is now getting additional airplay at a number of supportive Hot AC stations. Keep your eyes and ears on this one! Back from a […]

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2014 January Hot AC

Two thousand fourteen starts out with a bang as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis “Same Love” singer-songwriter, Mary Lambert graces the Ri cover. Fresh off her Grammy performance of “Same Love”, her new single “She Keeps Me Warm”, is poised to blow up. So is renaissance man Pharrell Williams song from Despicable Me 2, “Happy”. Williams […]

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2013 December Hot AC

It’s December! So, I’ll make it quick. This is the last issue of the year and features songs impacting in January 2014. Check out Naughty Boy starring Sam Smith “La La La”, Christina Perri “Human”, James Durbin “Parachute”, Pitbull f. Ke$ha “Timber”, Mary Lambert “She Keeps Me Warm”, Cage The Elephant “Come A Little Closer” […]

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2013 November Hot AC

Hey, it’s Fall! We’re in the final stretch towards the holiday’s. Some of the best music of the year is hitting the airwaves right now. And this issue has it all! To say there’s a buzz about cover artist, Haim, is an understatement. Three rockin’ sisters from the San Fernando Valley have concocted a brilliant […]

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2013 October Hot AC Issue

Fall 2013 is here and Daughtry is back with “Waiting For Superman” the first single from his fourth album, Baptized, due in November. This is a new sound for Chris in the wake of  Hot AC radio moving more towards Top 40 and away from guitar-dominated rock in the past couple years. However, good songwriting and Daughrtry’s […]

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2013 September Hot AC Issue

The Summer’s not quite over yet! The September 2013 issue is chock full of sunny hits. Following up her debut Top 5 hit, “Next To Me”, European hit maker, Emeli Sande graces the cover of  this issue with her follow-up single “My Kind Of Love”. Already on stations like WIAD, SIRIUS The Pulse, KLLC, WTMX, […]

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2013 August Hot AC Issue

Welcome to the August RadioInformer! It’s high Summer and Pink is now embarking into uncharted territory following five #1-charting Hot AC songs with what sounds like yet another #1. “True Love”, featuring British chantreuse Lily Allen, is another clever, hook-laden, Pink masterpiece. Have you heard of Boy? Swiss singer, Valeska Steiner and German bassist, Sonja […]

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2013 July Hot AC Issue

Michael Franti returns to Hot AC radio with a splash of Summer fun called “I’m Alive”. You can always count on Franti (who’s last big life-affirming hit “Say Hey” peaked at #18 on the Billboard Hot 100) to deliver an irresistibly upbeat, positive sing-along. Likewise John Ondrasik, the singular artist and ice hockey enthusiast known as […]

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2013 May Hot AC Issue

There are so many strong songs on this issue of Radio Informer! The CD truly illustrates the depth and quality of music hitting the Hot AC airwaves at this time in 2013! Track through Alicia Keys “Tears Always Win”, Alpha Rev’s “Sing Loud”, Train’s “Bruises”, Michael Franti’s “I’m Alive (Life Sounds Like)”, and the rest […]

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2013 April Hot AC Issue

Spring 2013 is here! This issue of RadioInformer includes the songs vying to be this Summer’s hits! Canadian multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter Serena Ryder, follows her 2008 Top 30 hit “All For Love” with a cool groove co-written and produced by Adele sideman (21)and Gavin DeGraw producer (“Sweeter”), Jerrod Bettis. Perennial format hit-makers Barenaked Ladies follow with […]

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2013 March Hot AC Issue

It’s March! This past month’s Grammy’s were the best in years! Now the 2013 pop music scene is heating up big time as you can see by this issue of Radio Informer. Pink has done it again (this time with Nate Ruess from FUN.) posting yet another #1 most added single with “Just Give Me […]