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: 3

Fire Woman

The Cult
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 12
4 Last Week: 4

Nineteen Forever

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

Monkey Gone To Heaven

Pixies
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
6 Last Week: 10

Eardrum Buzz

Wire
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 12
7 Last Week: 15

Trouble Me

10,000 Maniacs
Last Week 15
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 11
8 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
10 Last Week: 18

See A Little Light

Bob Mould
Last Week 18
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 13
11 Last Week: 13

Suboceana

Tom Tom Club
Last Week 13
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 11
12 Last Week: 9

Pet Sematary

The Ramones
Last Week 9
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 10
13 Last Week: 8

She Gives Me Love

The Godfathers
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 8
14 Last Week: 21

King For A Day

XTC
Last Week 21
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 13
15 Last Week: 17

Goin' Southbound

Stan Ridgway
Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 9
16 Last Week: 12

This Is Your Land

Simple Minds
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 5
17 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 12
18 Last Week: 16

Obsession

Xymox
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 10
19 Last Week: 11

Round & Round

New Order
Last Week 11
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 13
21 Last Week: 22

Everything Counts

Depeche Mode
Last Week 22
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 9
22 Last Week: --

The Beat(en) Generation

The The
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
23 Last Week: 14

Something To Say

The Connells
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 9
24 Last Week: --

Under The God

Tin Machine
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 9
25 Last Week: 27

God Is A Bullet

Concrete Blonde
Last Week 27
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 9
26 Last Week: 28

The Sheep's A Wolf

Caterwaul
Last Week 28
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 8
27 Last Week: 26

Bring Me Edelweiss

Edelweiss
Last Week 26
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 5
28 Last Week: --

Shake That Cosmic Thing

The B-52s
Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 8
29 Last Week: --

Sun Gone Down

House Of Freaks
Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 6
30 Last Week: --

Saved

Swans
Last Week --
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 4