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: 2

Merry Go Round

The Replacements
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 3

Never Enough

The Cure
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
3 Last Week: 1

Been Caught Stealing

Jane's Addiction
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
4 Last Week: 5

Iceblink Luck

Cocteau Twins
Last Week 5
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 11
6 Last Week: 6

Candy

Iggy Pop With Kate Pierson
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 17
7 Last Week: 8

Hello I Love You

The Cure
Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 9
8 Last Week: 10

Crystal Clear

The Darling Buds
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 11

Don't Ask Me

Public Image Ltd.
Last Week 11
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 11
11 Last Week: 18

Dig For Fire

Pixies
Last Week 18
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 7

Suicide Blonde

INXS
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
13 Last Week: 12

Hammer And A Nail

Indigo Girls
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 5
15 Last Week: --

The Road

The Alarm
Last Week --
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 26

Been There Done That

Eno/Cale
Last Week 26
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 23

Golden Blunders

The Posies
Last Week 23
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: --

Disappear

INXS
Last Week --
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 17

Heart Like A Wheel

The Human League
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 7
22 Last Week: 22

All For Love & Love For All

The Lilac Time
Last Week 22
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 6
23 Last Week: 13

Tom's Diner

DNA Featuring Suzanne Vega
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 10
24 Last Week: 21

She's In A Trance

The Heart Throbs
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 4
25 Last Week: --

A Life Of Sundays

The Waterboys
Last Week --
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 27

Raspberry Beret

Hindu Love Gods
Last Week 27
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 7
28 Last Week: 16

Good Morning Britain

Aztec Camera
Last Week 16
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 6
29 Last Week: 28

What's Happened To You

The Call
Last Week 28
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 4
30 Last Week: 15

Hippychick

Soho
Last Week 15
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 9