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Alternative Songs

Radio Airplay1
This week's most popular alternative/modern rock songs, ranked by airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.
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1 Last Week: 2

Sax And Violins

Talking Heads

Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 4

What s Good

Lou Reed

Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Caribbean Blue

Enya

Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 14
4 Last Week: 9

Girlfriend

Matthew Sweet

Last Week 9
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 1

Mysterious Ways

U2

Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 13
6 Last Week: 12

Come As You Are

Nirvana

Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: --

Until The End Of The World

U2

Last Week --
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 6

Head On

Pixies

Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 6
10 Last Week: 13

Through An Open Window

Cliffs Of Dooneen

Last Week 13
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 7
11 Last Week: 18

Only Love Can Break your Heart

St. Etienne

Last Week 18
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 19

Cold, Cold Heart

Midge Ure

Last Week 19
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 21

Operation Spirit

Live

Last Week 21
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 14

One

U2

Last Week 14
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
17 Last Week: 10

What Are We Gonna Do

Dramarama

Last Week 10
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 8
19 Last Week: 20

Tell Your Sister

Lloyd Cole

Last Week 20
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 15

Fear (Of The Unknown)

Siouxsie

Last Week 15
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 7