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.
2 Last Week: 3

Chocolate Cake

Crowded House
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 5

Shiny Happy People

R.E.M.
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
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6 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 7
7 Last Week: 8

Flowers In The Rain

Stress
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 7
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8 Last Week: 9

Crazy

Seal
Last Week 9
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 18
Last Week 18
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 9
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11 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 23

Walking Down Madison

Kirsty MacColl
Last Week 23
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 21

Submarine Song

The Candy Skins
Last Week 21
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 10

Which Way Should I Jump?

Milltown Brothers
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 9
15 Last Week: --

Timeless Melody

The La s
Last Week --
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 14

Everyday Sunshine

Fishbone
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 6
18 Last Week: 13

I Wanna Be A Boss

Stan Ridgway
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 6
19 Last Week: 27

Rockaway

Ric Ocasek
Last Week 27
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 5
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Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 2
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21 Last Week: --

Caught In My Shadow

The Wonder Stuff
Last Week --
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 11
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22 Last Week: --

Chorus

Erasure
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 12
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Jerry Was A Race Car Driver

Primus
Last Week --
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 3
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Tighten Up

Electronic
Last Week --
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 11

Sing Your Life

Morrissey
Last Week 11
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 9
26 Last Week: 7

The Other Side Of Summer

Elvis Costello
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
28 Last Week: 24

Groovy Train

The Farm
Last Week 24
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 10
29 Last Week: 17

Better Back Off

Marshall Crenshaw
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 5
30 Last Week: 29

East Easy Rider

Julian Cope
Last Week 29
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 4