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: 2
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 1

I'll Be Your Chauffeur

David J
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 7
4 Last Week: 3

The Crying Scene

Aztec Camera
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 7
6 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 11

Velouria

Pixies
Last Week 11
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 8

Put The Message In The Box

World Party
Last Week 8
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 5
9 Last Week: 10
Last Week 10
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 7
10 Last Week: 7

Post Post-Modern Man

Devo
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 6
11 Last Week: 14

Strawberry Fields Forever

Candy Flip
Last Week 14
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 4
12 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 17

The Only One I Know

The Charlatans UK
Last Week 17
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 12

King Of The Mountain

Midnight Oil
Last Week 12
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 9
15 Last Week: 19
Last Week 19
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 15

God Tonight

Real Life
Last Week 15
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 6
17 Last Week: 13

Kool Thing

Sonic Youth
Last Week 13
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 9
19 Last Week: 23

It Happens Every Time

Ultra Vivid Scene
Last Week 23
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 2
20 Last Week: 25

Brave New World

Michael Penn
Last Week 25
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 4
21 Last Week: --

Violence Of Summer

Duran Duran
Last Week --
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 24
Last Week 24
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 13
23 Last Week: 18

World in Motion

New Order
Last Week 18
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 8
24 Last Week: --

It's Too Late

Bob Mould
Last Week --
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: --

Leave Me Alone

The Cavedogs
Last Week --
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 20

Heavy Weather Traffic

Katydids
Last Week 20
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 7
28 Last Week: 21
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 3
29 Last Week: 29

Blue Flower

Mazzy Star
Last Week 29
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 3
30 Last Week: 26

Men In Helicopters

Adrian Belew
Last Week 26
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 4