Why former Disney and Nickelodeon stars are winning at radio, charts

It started with Hillary Duff and Miley Cyrus selling albums and concert tickets but struggling to get airplay at top 40 radio. And it wasn't so long ago that even Justin Bieber's music was considered too young for the format, let alone songs from the latest generation of stars from Disney and Nickelodeon shows that targeted tweens.

How things have changed.

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