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This week's most popular alternative/modern rock songs, ranked by airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.

ALTERNATIVE SONGS

The week of
8
WEEKS AT NO. 1
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Mysterious Ways
Songwriter(s)
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s)
D.Lanois, B.Eno
Imprint/Promotion Label
IDJMG | Island

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U2 Mysterious Ways Billboard Alternative Songs
Mysterious Ways
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
D.Lanois, B.Eno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
2
Talking Heads Sax And Violins Billboard Alternative Songs
Sax And Violins
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
3
Enya Caribbean Blue Billboard Alternative Songs
Caribbean Blue
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Enya, R.Ryan
Producer(s):
N.Ryan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
4
Teenage Fanclub Star Sign Billboard Alternative Songs
Star Sign
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC
5
The Ocean Blue Ballerina Out Of Control Billboard Alternative Songs
Ballerina Out Of Control
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Sire
6
Lloyd Cole Tell Your Sister Billboard Alternative Songs
Tell Your Sister
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
7
Lou Reed What's Good Billboard Alternative Songs
What's Good
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
8
Nirvana Smells Like Teen Spirit Billboard Alternative Songs
Smells Like Teen Spirit
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC
9
Pixies Head On Billboard Alternative Songs
Head On
25  Last
Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | 4AD
10
The Dylans Planet Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Planet Love
11  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Beggars Banquet
11
Primal Scream Movin' On Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Movin' On Up
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
12
Siouxsie & The Banshees Fear (Of The Unknown) Billboard Alternative Songs
Fear (Of The Unknown)
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
13
Matthew Sweet Girlfriend Billboard Alternative Songs
Girlfriend
Last
13  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zoo
14
Cliffs Of Dooneen Through An Open Window Billboard Alternative Songs
Through An Open Window
21  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Critique
15
Red Hot Chili Peppers Suck My Kiss Billboard Alternative Songs
Suck My Kiss
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
16
U2 One Billboard Alternative Songs
One
20  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
D.Lanois, B.Eno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
17
St. Etienne Only Love Can Break your Heart Billboard Alternative Songs
Only Love Can Break your Heart
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
18
Top #1 Dominator Billboard Alternative Songs
#1 Dominator
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
19
Ian McCulloch Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye Billboard Alternative Songs
Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye
15  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
20
Nirvana Come As You Are Billboard Alternative Songs
Come As You Are
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Cobain, K.Novoselic, D.Grohl
Producer(s):
B.Vig, Nirvana
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC
21
Chapterhouse Mesmerise Billboard Alternative Songs
Mesmerise
29  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
22
R.E.M. First We Take Manhattan Billboard Alternative Songs
First We Take Manhattan
Last
22  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
23
Lush Nothing Natural Billboard Alternative Songs
Nothing Natural
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | 4AD
24
Midge Ure Cold, Cold Heart Billboard Alternative Songs
Cold, Cold Heart
Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
25
Nirvana On A Plain Billboard Alternative Songs
On A Plain
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC
26
Blur There's No Other Way Billboard Alternative Songs
There's No Other Way
27  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI | SBK
27
The Smithereens Tell Me When Did Things Go So Wrong Billboard Alternative Songs
Tell Me When Did Things Go So Wrong
14  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
28
Right Said Fred I'm Too Sexy Billboard Alternative Songs
I'm Too Sexy
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Charisma
29
The Shamen Move Any Mountain Billboard Alternative Songs
Move Any Mountain
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
30
Dramarama Haven't Got A Clue Billboard Alternative Songs
Haven't Got A Clue
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Chameleon
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