It is ‘What It Is’ for Doechii – AirCheck

Chart Highlights  ––  19 October 2023

  • Heating Up: Doechii’s ‘What It Is (Block Boy)’ up to No. 34
  • Peaking: Miley Cyrus, Calvin Harris & Doja Cat are flying high in the Top 10
  • Big Mover: Aussie duo Peking Duk climb 12 spots with ‘I Want You’

Doechii makes headlines on the latest AirCheck National Radio Airplay Chart with viral banger ‘What It Is (Block Boy)’. The Nova network amassed almost 90% of all spins for the song. In fact, ‘What It Is’ was the ninth most-played song across the national network this week.

Three songs in the Top 10 have risen to new peaks – Miley Cyrus’ ‘Used To Be Young’, Calvin Harris & Sam Smith’s ‘Desire’ and Doja Cat’s ‘Paint The Town Red’. Miley is currently the highest placed at No. 4, while Doja Cat had the biggest gain with ‘Paint’ jumping to No. 6 with a rise of 14%.

Peking Duk’s ‘I Want You’ ft. Darren Hayes has bounced back to form with an increase of 76 spins, a gain of 41.3%. Nova remain the song’s primary supporter, with an average of 18.8 weekly spins across the five metro stations. ‘I Want You’ peaked at No. 3 in March and is now on its 36th week on air (13 of which were spent in the Top 10).