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When it was announced that the next single from Jay Z’s double platinum album Magna Carta Holy Grail would be ‘Tom Ford’, not many thought it had the potential to do well on the radio.

But some things don’t go as most of us predict. The Timbaland produced song has topped Urban radio this week, going past Sevyn Streeter’s hit ‘It Won’t Stop’ by less than 20 spins. Here’s how the top 5 looks like:

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J. Cole has scored two Top 3 singles on the radio already from his latest album Born Sinner -- ‘Power Trip’ and ‘Crooked Smile’. Now that the second one has lost steam, Cole and his label are ready for the next round of battle.

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This post is part of our Play It On The Radio (PIOTR) series.

Pusha T’s debut album My Name Is My Name is doing better than most thought, thanks to appreciation from fans and critics. The G.O.O.D. Music rapper is now moving on to the next single from the LP to strengthen his campaign.

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This post is part of our Play It On The Radio (PIOTR) series.

Now that Nothing Was The Same is a huge success and the initial singles have performed well, Drake is ready for the next round of battle.

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Big Sean’s sophomore album Hall Of Fame didn’t exactly perform the way he would have hoped but at least his lead single ‘Beware’ ended up being a slow burner and hit decent numbers on the radio.

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Another edition of Play it On The Radio, like I promised.

Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail is certified 2x Platinum now but that isn’t stopping the veteran from further pushing material from the album. Jigga has picked the Timbaland-produced ‘Tom Ford’ as the next single from the album which is impacting Urabn radio as we speak. Will we get a high fashion video for the bouncy track? We’d have to wait and watch.