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
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
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What's Good
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1
Lou Reed What's Good Billboard Alternative Songs
What's Good
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
5
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2
Talking Heads Sax And Violins Billboard Alternative Songs
Sax And Violins
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
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3
Nirvana Come As You Are Billboard Alternative Songs
Come As You Are
7
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
5
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Gains in performance
6
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
5
U2 Until The End Of The World Billboard Alternative Songs
Until The End Of The World
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
6
Lightning Seeds The Life Of Riley Billboard Alternative Songs
The Life Of Riley
11
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
7
Matthew Sweet Girlfriend Billboard Alternative Songs
Girlfriend
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
16
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
2
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Gains in performance
9
Enya Caribbean Blue Billboard Alternative Songs
Caribbean Blue
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART
10
Live Operation Spirit Billboard Alternative Songs
Operation Spirit
10
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
11
The Real People Window Pane Billboard Alternative Songs
Window Pane
17
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
12
Dramarama What Are We Gonna Do Billboard Alternative Songs
What Are We Gonna Do
12
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART
13
Midge Ure Cold, Cold Heart Billboard Alternative Songs
Cold, Cold Heart
15
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
14
St. Etienne Only Love Can Break your Heart Billboard Alternative Songs
Only Love Can Break your Heart
14
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART
15
Lush For Love Billboard Alternative Songs
For Love
26
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
16
Cliffs Of Dooneen Through An Open Window Billboard Alternative Songs
Through An Open Window
13
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
17
Red Hot Chili Peppers Under The Bridge Billboard Alternative Songs
Under The Bridge
Gains in performance
18
Pearl Jam Alive Billboard Alternative Songs
20
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance
19
Teenage Fanclub The Concept Billboard Alternative Songs
The Concept
Gains in performance
20
Teenage Fanclub Star Sign Billboard Alternative Songs
9
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART
21
U2 Mysterious Ways Billboard Alternative Songs
Mysterious Ways
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART
22
Sarah McLachlan Into The Fire Billboard Alternative Songs
Into The Fire
Gains in performance
23
U2 One Billboard Alternative Songs
One
18
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
24
The KLF Featuring Tammy Wynette Justified And Ancient Billboard Alternative Songs
Justified And Ancient
The KLF Featuring Tammy Wynette
21
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
25
Siouxsie & The Banshees Fear (Of The Unknown) Billboard Alternative Songs
Fear (Of The Unknown)
19
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART
26
This Picture Breathe Deeply Now Billboard Alternative Songs
Breathe Deeply Now
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
27
The Ocean Blue Mercury Billboard Alternative Songs
Gains in performance
28
The Origin Bonfires Burning Billboard Alternative Songs
Bonfires Burning
Gains in performance
29
Nirvana Lithium Billboard Alternative Songs
Lithium
25
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART
30
Primus Making Plans For Nigel Billboard Alternative Songs
Making Plans For Nigel
Gains in performance
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