Alternative Songs Alternative Songs

Alternative Songs

Radio Airplay 1
This week's most popular alternative/modern rock songs, ranked by airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.
1 Last Week: 1

All That Money Wants

Psychedelic Furs
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
3 Last Week: 4

Desire

U2
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
4 Last Week: 3

Wild Wild West

The Escape Club
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 6
6 Last Week: 10

Put This Love To The Test

Jon Astley
Last Week 10
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 11
7 Last Week: 5
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 6
9 Last Week: 6

Just Play Music!

Big Audio
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 8
10 Last Week: 15

Up There Down There

Patti Smith
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 7
11 Last Week: 11

Another Kind Of Love

Hugh Cornwell
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 11
12 Last Week: 19

Motorcrash

The Sugarcubes
Last Week 19
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 12
14 Last Week: 21

Glad I'm Not A Kennedy

Shona Laing
Last Week 21
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
17 Last Week: 18

Every Dog Has His Day

Let's Active
Last Week 18
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 5
19 Last Week: 9

Tell That Girl To Shut Up

Transvision Vamp
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 5
20 Last Week: 20

King Of Emotion

Big Country
Last Week 20
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 11
21 Last Week: 23

Carolyn's Fingers

Cocteau Twins
Last Week 23
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
22 Last Week: 24

Slow Turning

John Hiatt
Last Week 24
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 4
24 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 28

Doctorin' The Tardis

The Timelords
Last Week 28
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 6
26 Last Week: 14

Christine

House Of Love
Last Week 14
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 12
27 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: --

What's The Matter Here?

10,000 Maniacs
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: --

Breakfast In Bed

UB40 & Chrissie Hynde
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: --

Jesus Christ

U2
Last Week --
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance