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

Friday I m In Love

The Cure
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 14
2 Last Week: 2

The Ballad Of Peter Pumpkinhead

XTC
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
3 Last Week: 4

We Hate It When Our Friends Become Successful

Morrissey
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 6

Good Stuff

The B-52 s
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 10

Pretend We re Dead

L7
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 22

Happy Birthday To Me

Cracker
Last Week 22
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 19

Sunshine And Ecstacy

Tom Tom Club
Last Week 19
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 7
19 Last Week: 27

It s A Shame About Ray

The Lemonheads
Last Week 27
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 17

Popular Creeps

Chris Mars
Last Week 17
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 8
21 Last Week: 26

I Dont Want To See The Sights

The Charlatans
Last Week 26
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: --

You re So Close

Peter Murphy
Last Week --
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 23

Stone Me

Wire Train
Last Week 23
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 7