The lead single from the band's new self-titled album surges after a performance on "America's Got Talent."
Fitz and the Tantrums hit the top 10 of Billboard's Hot Rock Songs chart (dated Aug. 20) for the first time with "HandClap." In its 19th week on the chart, the song rises 13-10. Driving the leap: a 36 percent gain to 13,000 downloads sold in the week ending Aug. 4, according to Nielsen Music, after the band's performance of the song on NBC's America's Got Talent on Aug. 3.
Long established at radio, "HandClap" logs a 15th straight week in the top 10 of the Alternative Songs airplay chart, dropping 8-9 after peaking at No. 5 in July. It's also No. 11 on Rock Airplay (after peaking at No. 7) with 7 million all-rock format audience impressions.