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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
WEEKS AT NO. 1
4
WEEKS ON CHART
Drive
Songwriter(s)
W.T.Berry, P.Buck, M.Mills, M.Stipe
Producer(s)
S.Litt, R.E.M.
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros.

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1
R.E.M. Drive Billboard Alternative Songs
Drive
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.T.Berry, P.Buck, M.Mills, M.Stipe
Producer(s):
S.Litt, R.E.M.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
2
Peter Gabriel Digging In The Dirt Billboard Alternative Songs
Digging In The Dirt
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Gabriel
Producer(s):
D.Lanois, P.Gabriel
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
3
Suzanne Vega Blood Makes Noise Billboard Alternative Songs
Blood Makes Noise
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
4
10,000 Maniacs These Are Days Billboard Alternative Songs
These Are Days
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Buck, Merchant
Producer(s):
P.Fox
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
5
Sugar Helpless Billboard Alternative Songs
Helpless
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rykodisc
6
Moodswings Spiritual High Billboard Alternative Songs
Spiritual High
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
7
The Ramones Poison Heart Billboard Alternative Songs
Poison Heart
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA | Radioactive
8
INXS Not Enough Time Billboard Alternative Songs
Not Enough Time
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
Screaming Trees Nearly Lost You Billboard Alternative Songs
Nearly Lost You
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
10
Michael Penn Seen The Doctor Billboard Alternative Songs
Seen The Doctor
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
11
The Sundays Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Love
16  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | DGC
12
Soul Asylum Somebody To Shove Billboard Alternative Songs
Somebody To Shove
12  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
13
Morrissey Glamorous Glue Billboard Alternative Songs
Glamorous Glue
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Sire
14
House Of Love You Don't Understand Billboard Alternative Songs
You Don't Understand
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Fontana
15
Nine Inch Nails Happiness In Slavery Billboard Alternative Songs
Happiness In Slavery
19  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Nothing/TVT
16
Talking Heads Lifetime Piling Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Lifetime Piling Up
24  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Sire
17
The Rembrandts Johnny Have You Seen Her Billboard Alternative Songs
Johnny Have You Seen Her
21  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Atco
18
Too Much Joy Donna Everywhere Billboard Alternative Songs
Donna Everywhere
15  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Giant
19
Pearl Jam Jeremy Billboard Alternative Songs
Jeremy
13  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.Vedder, J.Ament
Producer(s):
R.Parashar, Pearl Jam
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
20
Faith No More A Small Victory Billboard Alternative Songs
A Small Victory
17  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Slash
21
Happy Mondays Stinkin' Thinkin' Billboard Alternative Songs
Stinkin' Thinkin'
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
22
Mary's Danish Leave It Alone Billboard Alternative Songs
Leave It Alone
23  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Morgan Creek
23
U2 Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses Billboard Alternative Songs
Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
S.Lillywhite, D.Lanois, B.Eno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
24
Paul Weller Uh Huh Oh Yeh Billboard Alternative Songs
Uh Huh Oh Yeh
30  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
London | GO! Discs
25
The Darling Buds Please Yourself Billboard Alternative Songs
Please Yourself
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Work
26
Mark Curry Sorry About The Weather Billboard Alternative Songs
Sorry About The Weather
20  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
27
The Smashing Pumpkins Drown Billboard Alternative Songs
Drown
28  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Epic Soundtrax
28
Kitchens Of Distinction 4 Men Billboard Alternative Songs
4 Men
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
29
Ned's Atomic Dustbin Not Sleeping Around Billboard Alternative Songs
Not Sleeping Around
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:
Work
30
Morrissey Tomorrow Billboard Alternative Songs
Tomorrow
18  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Sire
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