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

So You Think You're In Love

Robyn Hitchcock
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 11
2 Last Week: 3

Top Of The Pops

The Smithereens
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 4

One Shot

Tin Machine
Last Week 4
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
4 Last Week: 5

Sexuality

Billy Bragg
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 11
5 Last Week: 10

Take Five

Northside
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 9

Satisfied

Squeeze
Last Week 9
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 11
8 Last Week: 12

She's A Girl And I'm A Man

Lloyd Cole
Last Week 12
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 15

There's No Other Way

Blur
Last Week 15
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 13

Wild Hearted Son

The Cult
Last Week 13
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 17

Smells Like Teen Spirit!

Nirvana
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 6

It's Only Natural

Crowded House
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 10
16 Last Week: 14

Backlash

Joan Jett
Last Week 14
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 8
17 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 15
18 Last Week: 19

Rocking Chair

House Of Freaks
Last Week 19
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: --

The Globe

Big Audio
Last Week --
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 16

(I Just Wanna) B With U

Transvision Vamp
Last Week 16
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 10
21 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: --

Alive And Living Now

The Golden Palominos
Last Week --
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 28

Come Inside

Thompson Twins
Last Week 28
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 22

Julie's Blanket

Mary's Danish
Last Week 22
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 9
25 Last Week: 25

Calling Elvis

Dire Straits
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 3
26 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 27

Feel Every Beat

Electronic
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 2
28 Last Week: 21

Family Man

Nitzer Ebb
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 5
29 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 18

Human Nature

Gary Clail
Last Week 18
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 9