Sony/ATV Music Publishing and its EMI Music Publishing administered portfolio were red hot during the third quarter, tallying 33% in market share among the top 100 radio airplay songs. That's more than four percentage points better than the industry-leading 28.7% share that the company turned in for the second quarter, and more than double of its closest competitor, Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG), which posted a 15.4% share.

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