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 6
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 3

Until She Comes

The Psychedelic Furs
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 15

Satisfied

Squeeze
Last Week 15
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 6
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 7
6 Last Week: 9

Chorus

Erasure
Last Week 9
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 4

Walking Down Madison

Kirsty MacColl
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 6
8 Last Week: 8

Tighten Up

Electronic
Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 5
9 Last Week: 7
Last Week 7
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 7
10 Last Week: 16

Caught In My Shadow

The Wonder Stuff
Last Week 16
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
11 Last Week: 10

Crazy

Seal
Last Week 10
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 9
12 Last Week: 14

Talkin' Loud And Sayin' Nothing

Living Colour
Last Week 14
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 3
13 Last Week: 12

Timeless Melody

The La's
Last Week 12
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 5
14 Last Week: 5

Chocolate Cake

Crowded House
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 9
15 Last Week: 11

Submarine Song

The Candy Skins
Last Week 11
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 7
16 Last Week: 13

Shiny Happy People

R.E.M.
Last Week 13
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 7
18 Last Week: 20

Sit Down

James
Last Week 20
Peak Position 18
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
19 Last Week: 27

Pandora's Box (It's A Long, Long Way)

OMD
Last Week 27
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 29

Red Hills Road

Candy Flip
Last Week 29
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 17

Groovy Train

The Farm
Last Week 17
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 7
24 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 19

I Feel So Good

Richard Thompson
Last Week 19
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 6
26 Last Week: 28

Real Real Real

Jesus Jones
Last Week 28
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 2
27 Last Week: 22

Which Way Should I Jump?

Milltown Brothers
Last Week 22
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 9
28 Last Week: 25

Get The Message

Electronic
Last Week 25
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 16
29 Last Week: --

Human Nature

Gary Clail
Last Week --
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: --

Julie's Blanket

Mary's Danish
Last Week --
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance