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

Fascination Street

The Cure
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
3 Last Week: 2

Fire Woman

The Cult
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 12
4 Last Week: 5
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
6 Last Week: 6

Nineteen Forever

Joe Jackson
Last Week 6
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 9
7 Last Week: 8

Monkey Gone To Heaven

Pixies
Last Week 8
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
8 Last Week: 9

Something To Say

The Connells
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 9
10 Last Week: 13

Suboceana

Tom Tom Club
Last Week 13
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 11
11 Last Week: 10

The Mayor Of Simpleton

XTC
Last Week 10
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
12 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 13
13 Last Week: 21

Pet Sematary

The Ramones
Last Week 21
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 10
14 Last Week: 15

Dancing Barefoot

U2
Last Week 15
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 7
15 Last Week: 26

Goin Southbound

Stan Ridgway
Last Week 26
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 9
16 Last Week: 20

Debbie Gibson Is Pregnant

Mojo Nixon/Skid Roper

Last Week 20
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 4
17 Last Week: 16

Busload Of Faith

Lou Reed
Last Week 16
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 5
18 Last Week: 7

Madonna Of The Wasps

Robyn Hitchcock n The Egyptians

Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
20 Last Week: --

Eardrum Buzz

Wire
Last Week --
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 12
21 Last Week: 22

Obsession

Xymox
Last Week 22
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 10
23 Last Week: 23

Sun Gone Down

House Of Freaks
Last Week 23
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 6
25 Last Week: 18

Witchdoctor

Sidewinders
Last Week 18
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 6
26 Last Week: 25

The Sheep s A Wolf

Caterwaul
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 8
27 Last Week: --

Bring Me Edelweiss

Edelweiss
Last Week --
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 5
28 Last Week: --

See A Little Light

Bob Mould
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
30 Last Week: 29

I Won t Back Down

Tom Petty
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 2