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.
2 Last Week: 4

I Want That Man

Deborah Harry
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 3

Personal Jesus

Depeche Mode
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 5
4 Last Week: 5

Sold Me Down The River

The Alarm
Last Week 5
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 8
5 Last Week: 2
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 7
6 Last Week: 13

Love And Anger

Kate Bush
Last Week 13
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 8

Into The Heart Of Love

The Mighty Lemon Drops
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 10

Proud To Fall

Ian McCulloch
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 7

If It's Love

Squeeze
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 6
10 Last Week: 14

Crossroads

Tracy Chapman
Last Week 14
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 12

A Girl Like You

The Smithereens
Last Week 12
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 11

Drama!

Erasure
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 4
13 Last Week: 6

Sowing The Seeds of Love

Tears For Fears
Last Week 6
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
14 Last Week: 9

Sick Of It

The Primitives
Last Week 9
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 7
15 Last Week: 27

Make Believe Mambo

David Byrne
Last Week 27
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 20

Self!

Fuzzbox
Last Week 20
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 6
17 Last Week: 23

Let Love Rule

Lenny Kravitz
Last Week 23
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 22

Contact

Big Audio
Last Week 22
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 2
19 Last Week: 21

Between Something And Nothing

The Ocean Blue
Last Week 21
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 12
20 Last Week: --

Should God Forget

The Psychedelic Furs
Last Week --
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 17

Love Shack

The B-52s
Last Week 17
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 10
22 Last Week: 29
Last Week 29
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 25
Last Week 25
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 3
24 Last Week: 15

Way Of The World

Max Q
Last Week 15
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 10
25 Last Week: 18

Kingdom Of Rain

The The
Last Week 18
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 5
26 Last Week: --

The Line Between The Devil's Teeth

Peter Murphy
Last Week --
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 16

Sugar Daddy

Thompson Twins
Last Week 16
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 6
29 Last Week: 26

James Brown

Big Audio
Last Week 26
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 10