Artists ranked by U.S. radio airplay in 2012

Most popular radio artists in the United States in 2012, ranked by detected plays of their songs

Artists ranked by U.S. radio airplay in 2012 The statistic above presents the most played artists on the radio in the United States in 2012. Katy Perry got the most airplay with 1.4 million detected plays of her songs.
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Most popular radio artists in the United States in 2012, ranked by detected plays of their songs

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Number of detected plays
Katy Perry1,395,000
Adele1,178,000
Kelly Clarkson1,064,000
Taylor Swift1,022,000
Rihanna912,000
P!nk888,000
Bruno Mars865,000
Flo Rida830,000
Kenny Chesney826,000
Nicky Minaj741,000
Number of detected plays
Katy Perry1,395,000
Adele1,178,000
Kelly Clarkson1,064,000
Taylor Swift1,022,000
Rihanna912,000
P!nk888,000
Bruno Mars865,000
Flo Rida830,000
Kenny Chesney826,000
Nicky Minaj741,000
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The statistic above presents the most played artists on the radio in the United States in 2012. Katy Perry got the most airplay with 1.4 million detected plays of her songs.
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