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: 3

So You Think You're In Love

Robyn Hitchcock
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
4 Last Week: 8

Top Of The Pops

The Smithereens
Last Week 8
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 7

One Shot

Tin Machine
Last Week 7
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 4

Satisfied

Squeeze
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 11
7 Last Week: 5

It's Only Natural

Crowded House
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 10
8 Last Week: 12

Monsters And Angels

Voice Of The Beehive
Last Week 12
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 19

Sexuality

Billy Bragg
Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 6

Chorus

Erasure
Last Week 6
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 12
11 Last Week: 9

Backlash

Joan Jett
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 8
12 Last Week: 22

She's A Girl And I'm A Man

Lloyd Cole
Last Week 22
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 16

Take Five

Northside
Last Week 16
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 18

(I Just Wanna) B With U

Transvision Vamp
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
16 Last Week: --

Wild Hearted Son

The Cult
Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 25

There's No Other Way

Blur
Last Week 25
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 14

Julie's Blanket

Mary's Danish
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 9
20 Last Week: 10

Human Nature

Gary Clail
Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 9
21 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 24

Family Man

Nitzer Ebb
Last Week 24
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 11

Walking Down Madison

Kirsty MacColl
Last Week 11
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 12
24 Last Week: 23

Can You Dig It

The Mock Turtles
Last Week 23
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 4
25 Last Week: 20

Sit Down

James
Last Week 20
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 9
27 Last Week: --

Smells Like Teen Spirit!

Nirvana
Last Week --
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 27

Lies

EMF
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 2
29 Last Week: 17

Caught In My Shadow

The Wonder Stuff
Last Week 17
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 11
30 Last Week: 28

Safe From Harm

Massive Attack
Last Week 28
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 2