ALTERNATIVE SONGS

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Radio Airplay = ALTERNATIVE SONGS
This week's most popular alternative/modern rock songs, ranked by airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.
The week of
6
WEEKS AT NO. 1
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Mysterious Ways
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2
Nirvana Smells Like Teen Spirit Billboard Alternative Songs
Smells Like Teen Spirit
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
3
The Ocean Blue Ballerina Out Of Control Billboard Alternative Songs
Ballerina Out Of Control
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Enya Caribbean Blue Billboard Alternative Songs
Caribbean Blue
10
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Teenage Fanclub Star Sign Billboard Alternative Songs
6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Dramarama Haven't Got A Clue Billboard Alternative Songs
Haven't Got A Clue
7
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Primal Scream Movin' On Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Movin' On Up
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Talking Heads Sax And Violins Billboard Alternative Songs
Sax And Violins
28
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
The Shamen Move Any Mountain Billboard Alternative Songs
Move Any Mountain
8
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
10
INXS Shining Star Billboard Alternative Songs
Shining Star
5
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
11
The Dylans Planet Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Planet Love
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
12
Lloyd Cole Tell Your Sister Billboard Alternative Songs
Tell Your Sister
18
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
13
Ian McCulloch Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye Billboard Alternative Songs
Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye
14
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
14
The Smithereens Tell Me When Did Things Go So Wrong Billboard Alternative Songs
Tell Me When Did Things Go So Wrong
13
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Red Hot Chili Peppers Suck My Kiss Billboard Alternative Songs
21
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
Siouxsie & The Banshees Fear (Of The Unknown) Billboard Alternative Songs
Fear (Of The Unknown)
Gains in performance
17
U2 The Fly Billboard Alternative Songs
The Fly
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
18
Red Hot Chili Peppers Give It Away Billboard Alternative Songs
16
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Ministry Jesus Built My Hotrod Billboard Alternative Songs
Jesus Built My Hotrod
20
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
20
U2 One Billboard Alternative Songs
One
Gains in performance
21
Top #1 Dominator Billboard Alternative Songs
#1 Dominator
19
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Lush Nothing Natural Billboard Alternative Songs
Nothing Natural
24
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
23
Billy Bragg You Woke Up My Neighbourhood Billboard Alternative Songs
You Woke Up My Neighbourhood
27
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
24
Cliffs Of Dooneen Through An Open Window Billboard Alternative Songs
Through An Open Window
Gains in performance
25
Matthew Sweet Divine Intervention Billboard Alternative Songs
Divine Intervention
26
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Pixies Head On Billboard Alternative Songs
Head On
Gains in performance
27
Blur There's No Other Way Billboard Alternative Songs
There's No Other Way
15
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Kate Bush Rocket Man Billboard Alternative Songs
Rocket Man
23
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
29
This Picture Naked Rain Billboard Alternative Songs
Naked Rain
22
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Erasure Love To Hate You Billboard Alternative Songs
Love To Hate You
12
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
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