The National Radio Airplay Chart is compiled using AirCheck spins data from Thursday to Wednesday each week & is published every Thursday. It is the most immediate and accurate data of the past 7 days airplay from all 54 commercial radio stations in the top eight markets. The chart is also published every week on the radioinfo website. You will also find a number of AirCheck airplay charts on the Radio Today website.

AirCheck, with Australia's real-time airplay charts from radio & TV, also provides up to the minute data to The Music Network for compiling their airplay charts in their weekly publication. AirCheck are exclusive suppliers of airplay data for Mediabase, Radioinfo, Mediaweek, all major radio stations & record companies.

The Top Ten songs and commercials are compiled from monitoring all 54 commercial stations in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Adelaide, Perth, Central Coast, Newcastle & Geelong.

AClick the drop down menu for the most accurate and immediate snapshot of the Top Ten songs and commercials in every AirCheck market.

Top 3 New Brands & Spot Placement

Did You Know?

This week we're looking at the top New Brands on radio and their Spot Placement and Daypart Summary. In this case, for a brand to be a New Brand it must not have been on air since 1 January 2010.

Did You Know...  Hell's Kitchen Australia / Blue Murder: Killer Cop is the top New Brand on radio between 1 - 15 August 2017 with 922 instances across 41 stations. Spots are most likely to be placed during the afternoon.

Blue Banner is the second top New Brand with 516 instances across 4 stations. Spots are most likely to be placed First or Last in an ad break during Mid-Dawn.

BHP Billiton was the third New Brand on air with 407 instances across 13 stations. 2GB aired the most spots with 54 instances. Spots are most likely to be placed in the afternoon. .

Did You Know? To create a similar report, use the New Brands & Spot Placement reports in AirCheck™ select your Media Outlets, Date Range and/or Daypart and press GO.


'Did You Know' is based on commercial and song airplay data from radio and television stations in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Perth, Adelaide, Central Coast, Newcastle & Geelong.

'Did You Know' mentions Top 5, Top 10 or Top 20. This refers to the number of times a song or commercial (excluding "Credits/Sponsorships") played as stated, by single station or single market or multiple markets or ALL markets monitored. If the term 'Radio' is used, this means ALL radio stations monitored unless specific stations or markets are mentioned.