The Head and the Heart's 'Missed Connection' Rules Adult Alternative Songs Chart

The Head and the Heart
Alex Currie

The Head and the Heart

The Seattle band lands its third No. 1 on the airplay tally.

The Head and the Heart top Billboard's Adult Alternative Songs airplay chart dated June 1 with "Missed Connection," which rises 2-1.

The track is the band's third leader on Adult Alternative Songs and first since "All We Ever Knew," which ruled for eight weeks beginning in August 2016. The Washington state-based rockers first reigned with "Lost in My Mind" for two weeks in October 2011.

Concurrently, "Connection" bullets at its highs of No. 10 on the all-rock-format Rock Airplay chart, with 4.7 million audience impressions, according to Nielsen Music, and No. 16 on Alternative Songs.

The track also reaches a new peak on the airplay-, streaming- and sales-based Hot Rock Songs list, jumping 17-13 and tying "All I Ever Knew" for the band's best career rank on the chart.

"Connection" is the first single from Living Mirage, which bows at No. 3 on Top Rock Albums with 24,000 equivalent units earned, according to Nielsen Music.


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