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

Gold On The Ceiling

The Black Keys
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 31
2 Last Week: 2

Somebody That I Used To Know

Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
3 Last Week: 4

Burn It Down

Linkin Park
Last Week 4
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 23
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 3

Tongue Tied

Grouplove
Last Week 3
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 43
5 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 5

We Are Young

fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 33
7 Last Week: 8
Last Week 8
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 50
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 7

Bloody Mary (Nerve Endings)

Silversun Pickups
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 10

Everybody Talks

Neon Trees
Last Week 10
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 28
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 9

Midnight City

M83.
Last Week 9
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 34
11 Last Week: 11

Days Go By

The Offspring
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 17

Some Nights

fun.
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 27
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 12

Sixteen Saltines

Jack White
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 14
Last Week 14
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 22
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 13

Spread Too Thin

The Dirty Heads
Last Week 13
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 15
Last Week 15
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
17 Last Week: 18

No Light, No Light

Florence + The Machine
Last Week 18
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 16

Live To Rise

Soundgarden
Last Week 16
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 18
19 Last Week: 19

Youth Without Youth

Metric
Last Week 19
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 20

Blood For Poppies

Garbage
Last Week 20
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 21

Afterlife

Switchfoot
Last Week 21
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 22
Last Week 22
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 27

Too Close

Alex Clare
Last Week 27
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 36
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 24

Hats Off To The Bull

Chevelle
Last Week 24
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 26

Bridge Burning

Foo Fighters
Last Week 26
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 15
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 28

Take A Walk

Passion Pit
Last Week 28
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 41
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 47
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 25

Fire Escape

Civil Twilight
Last Week 25
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 18
29 Last Week: 36
Last Week 36
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 20
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 35

Eyes Wide Open

Gotye
Last Week 35
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 14
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 30

Victoria

Eve 6
Last Week 30
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 38
Last Week 38
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 33
Last Week 33
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 52
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 31

Strange Attractor

Animal Kingdom
Last Week 31
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 39

Headlights

Morning Parade
Last Week 39
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 27
  • Gains in performance
36 Last Week: 37

Jump Into The Fog

The Wombats
Last Week 37
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 21
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 32

This Head I Hold

Electric Guest
Last Week 32
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 13
38 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 11
New
40 Last Week: --

The King And All Of His Men

Wolf Gang
Last Week --
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 2
  • Highest ranking debut
  • Gains in performance