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
7
WEEKS AT NO. 1
8
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
17
WEEKS ON CHART
3
The Ocean Blue Ballerina Out Of Control Billboard Alternative Songs
Ballerina Out Of Control
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
4
Enya Caribbean Blue Billboard Alternative Songs
Caribbean Blue
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
Teenage Fanclub Star Sign Billboard Alternative Songs
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
6
Dramarama Haven't Got A Clue Billboard Alternative Songs
Haven't Got A Clue
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
7
Primal Scream Movin' On Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Movin' On Up
7
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART
8
Talking Heads Sax And Violins Billboard Alternative Songs
Sax And Violins
8
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
9
The Shamen Move Any Mountain Billboard Alternative Songs
Move Any Mountain
9
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Lloyd Cole Tell Your Sister Billboard Alternative Songs
Tell Your Sister
12
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
The Dylans Planet Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Planet Love
11
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART
12
INXS Shining Star Billboard Alternative Songs
Shining Star
10
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Siouxsie & The Banshees Fear (Of The Unknown) Billboard Alternative Songs
Fear (Of The Unknown)
16
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
14
The Smithereens Tell Me When Did Things Go So Wrong Billboard Alternative Songs
Tell Me When Did Things Go So Wrong
14
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Ian McCulloch Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye Billboard Alternative Songs
Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye
13
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART
16
Red Hot Chili Peppers Suck My Kiss Billboard Alternative Songs
15
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Top #1 Dominator Billboard Alternative Songs
#1 Dominator
21
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
18
Red Hot Chili Peppers Give It Away Billboard Alternative Songs
18
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART
19
Ministry Jesus Built My Hotrod Billboard Alternative Songs
Jesus Built My Hotrod
19
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
20
U2 One Billboard Alternative Songs
One
20
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
21
Cliffs Of Dooneen Through An Open Window Billboard Alternative Songs
Through An Open Window
24
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
22
U2 The Fly Billboard Alternative Songs
The Fly
17
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
23
Matthew Sweet Divine Intervention Billboard Alternative Songs
Divine Intervention
25
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
24
Lush Nothing Natural Billboard Alternative Songs
Nothing Natural
22
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Pixies Head On Billboard Alternative Songs
Head On
26
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
26
Billy Bragg You Woke Up My Neighbourhood Billboard Alternative Songs
You Woke Up My Neighbourhood
23
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART
27
Blur There's No Other Way Billboard Alternative Songs
There's No Other Way
27
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART
28
Right Said Fred I'm Too Sexy Billboard Alternative Songs
I'm Too Sexy
Gains in performance
29
Chapterhouse Mesmerise Billboard Alternative Songs
Mesmerise
Gains in performance
30
Kate Bush Rocket Man Billboard Alternative Songs
Rocket Man
28
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART
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