May 2018 PPM Ratings: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago ...

Day one of Nielsen Audio's May 2018 (4/26-5/23) PPM ratings are below. Ranks (in parentheses) are among subscribers. All graphs indicate Average Share Mon-Sun 6a-Mid Persons 6+. Have a story for your station inside the overall numbers? Email us here.

New York
WNSH Cumulus
2.0 (17t) to 2.2 (16t)
Cume: +28,700 to 1,111,300



Los Angeles
KKGO Mt. Wilson

2.2 (20t) to 2.1 (21)
Cume: -126,300 to 1,058,500


Chicago
WUSN Entercom
3.5 (7t) to 3.3 (13)
Cume: +5,800 to 1,004,800

WEBG iHeartMedia
1.8 (22t) to 1.8 (22)
Cume: +70,600 to 820,600

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Dallas
KSCS Cumulus
4.5 (3) to 4.6 (3)
Cume: -84,300 to 940,800

KPLX Cumulus
4.3 (5) to 4.2 (5)
Cume: -63,300 1,097,800

Houston
KKBQ Cox
6.4 (3) to 5.7 (3)
Cume: -31,800 to 1,144,800 (Highest cuming station this month)

KILT Entercom
3.7 (13t) to 3.5 (16)
Cume: +31,400 to 1,017,300

KTHT Cox Classic Country
2.1 (20t) to 2.1 (20)
Cume: -22,800 to 440,000

Philadelphia
WXTU Entercom
4.9 (8) to 5.7 (7t)
Cume: +58,900 to 791,900

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Atlanta
WUBL iHeartMedia 
4.7 (6) to 4.6 (6t)
Cume: -59,200 to 621,200

WKHX Cumulus
3.6 (12) to 3.5 (14)
Cume: -92,000 to 584,000

"Kicks' P25-54 [has increased] every month of 2018, [going] 1.9, 2.0, 2.3, 2.6 [and] 2.7, and is even ahead of May 2017 (2.6)" notes PD Brian Thomas.

Nassau
WNSH/New York Cumulus
2.5 (16t) to 1.8 (22)
Cume: -15,400 to 154,800


Riverside
KFRG Entercom 
5.8 (2) to 5.9 (3)
Cume: +19,800 to 384,200

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San Jose
KRTY Empire
4.1 (8) to 4.2 (8t)

Cume: -2,200 to 192,100

Middlesex
WNSH/New York Cumulus 

3.1 (14) to 4.0 (10)
Cume: +300 to 167,100

WKMK/Monmouth Press
1.1 (25t) to 0.9 (27)
Cume: +7,200 to 63,700

Certain markets do not appear because the Country stations in those metros aren't subscribers; non-subscribing stations in published markets are also excluded.