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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
2
LAST WEEK
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Midlife Crisis
Songwriter(s)
Not Listed
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Reprise | Slash
Gains in performance

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1
Faith No More Midlife Crisis Billboard Alternative Songs
Midlife Crisis
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Slash
2
INXS Heaven Sent Billboard Alternative Songs
Heaven Sent
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
3
Wolfgang Press A Girl Like You Billboard Alternative Songs
A Girl Like You
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 4AD
4
Morrissey Tomorrow Billboard Alternative Songs
Tomorrow
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Sire
5
The Lemonheads It's A Shame About Ray Billboard Alternative Songs
It's A Shame About Ray
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
6
The B-52s Good Stuff Billboard Alternative Songs
Good Stuff
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
7
Siouxsie & The Banshees Face To Face Billboard Alternative Songs
Face To Face
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
8
U2 Even Better Than The Real Thing Billboard Alternative Songs
Even Better Than The Real Thing
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
S.Lillywhite, B.Eno, D.Lanois
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG
9
Sonic Youth 100% Billboard Alternative Songs
100%
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC
10
Temple Of The Dog Hunger Strike Billboard Alternative Songs
Hunger Strike
13  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Cornell
Producer(s):
R.Parashar, Temple Of The Dog
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
11
Del Amitri Always The Last To Know Billboard Alternative Songs
Always The Last To Know
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
12
Paul Westerberg Dyslexic Heart Billboard Alternative Songs
Dyslexic Heart
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Epic Soundtrax
13
David Bowie Real Cool World Billboard Alternative Songs
Real Cool World
25  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
14
The Cure A Letter To Elise Billboard Alternative Songs
A Letter To Elise
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Fiction
15
Electronic Disappointed Billboard Alternative Songs
Disappointed
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
16
The Soup Dragons Pleasure Billboard Alternative Songs
Pleasure
15  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Big Life
17
Ministry N.W.O. Billboard Alternative Songs
N.W.O.
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. | Sire
18
XTC Dear Madam Barnum Billboard Alternative Songs
Dear Madam Barnum
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
19
The Catherine Wheel Black Metallic Billboard Alternative Songs
Black Metallic
14  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Fontana
20
The Jesus And Mary Chain Almost Gold Billboard Alternative Songs
Almost Gold
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | American
21
Suicidal Tendencies Asleep At The Wheel Billboard Alternative Songs
Asleep At The Wheel
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:
Epic
22
My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult Sex On Wheelz Billboard Alternative Songs
Sex On Wheelz
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
23
L7 Pretend We're Dead Billboard Alternative Songs
Pretend We're Dead
11  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Slash
24
The Charlatans I Dont Want To See The Sights Billboard Alternative Songs
I Dont Want To See The Sights
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Beggars Banquet
25
Beastie Boys So What'cha Want Billboard Alternative Songs
So What'cha Want
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Beastie Boys
Producer(s):
Beastie Boys, M.Caldato,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
26
PJ Harvey Sheela-Na-Gig Billboard Alternative Songs
Sheela-Na-Gig
27  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Indigo
27
Red Hot Chili Peppers Breaking The Girl Billboard Alternative Songs
Breaking The Girl
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
28
Toad The Wet Sprocket All I Want Billboard Alternative Songs
All I Want
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Dinning, R.Guss, T.Nichols, G.Phillips
Producer(s):
G.MacKillop
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
29
Utah Saints Something Good Billboard Alternative Songs
Something Good
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | London-Sire
30
The Cure Friday I'm In Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Friday I'm In Love
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

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