Coronavirus

Godsmack Ties Shinedown & Van Halen for Second-Most Mainstream Rock Songs Top 10s

Godsmack
Troy Smith

Godsmack

"Unforgettable" jumps 11-7.

Godsmack continues its hot streak on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Songs radio airplay chart, scoring its fourth straight top 10 with "Unforgettable" on the April 25-dated list.

As the track rises 11-7, Godsmack adds its 26th total Mainstream Rock Songs top 10, dating to its first, "Whatever," in 1999.

Over the history of the chart, which began in 1981, the band ties Shinedown and Van Halen for the second-most top 10s.

Most Mainstream Rock Songs Top 10s
28, Tom Petty (solo and with the Heartbreakers)
26, Godsmack
26, Shinedown
26, Van Halen
25, Foo Fighters
24, Aerosmith

"Unforgettable" is the fourth Mainstream Rock Songs top 10 from Godsmack's latest album, When Legends Rise, with the previous three each having led the list: "Bulletproof" (for five weeks, beginning in May 2018), the title track (five, beginning in December 2018) and "Under Your Scars" (two, beginning in July 2019).

Concurrently, "Unforgettable" jumps 30-25 on the all-rock-format Rock Airplay chart, up 29% to 2 million audience impressions, according to Nielsen Music/MRC Data.

When Legends Rise debuted at No. 1 on the Top Rock Albums chart in May 2018 and has earned 357,000 equivalent album units to date.

THE BILLBOARD BIZ
SUBSCRIBER EXPERIENCE

The Biz premium subscriber content has moved to Billboard.com/business.


To simplify subscriber access, we have temporarily disabled the password requirement.