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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
5
WEEKS AT NO. 1
7
WEEKS ON CHART
Into Your Arms
Songwriter(s)
R. St. Claire
Producer(s)
The Robb Brothers, E.Dando
Imprint/Promotion Label
Atlantic

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1
The Lemonheads Into Your Arms Billboard Alternative Songs
Into Your Arms
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R. St. Claire
Producer(s):
The Robb Brothers, E.Dando
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
2
Pearl Jam Daughter/Yellow Ledbetter Billboard Alternative Songs
Daughter/Yellow Ledbetter
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Abbruzzesse, J.Ament, S.Gossard, M.McCready, E.Vedder
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien, Pearl Jam
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
3
James Laid Billboard Alternative Songs
Laid
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
James
Producer(s):
B.Eno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
4
Gin Blossoms Found Out About You Billboard Alternative Songs
Found Out About You
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D. Hopkins
Producer(s):
J.Hampton, Gin Blossoms
Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M
5
Nirvana Heart-Shaped Box Billboard Alternative Songs
Heart-Shaped Box
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | DGC
6
The Smashing Pumpkins Today Billboard Alternative Songs
Today
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
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 | Virgin
7
Kate Bush Rubberband Girl Billboard Alternative Songs
Rubberband Girl
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Bush
Producer(s):
K.Bush
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
8
10,000 Maniacs Because The Night Billboard Alternative Songs
Because The Night
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Smith, Springsteen
Producer(s):
P.Fox
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
9
Cracker Low Billboard Alternative Songs
Low
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Lowery, J.Hickman, D.Faragher
Producer(s):
D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
10
Soul Asylum Sexual Healing Billboard Alternative Songs
Sexual Healing
15  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
11
The Cranberries Linger Billboard Alternative Songs
Linger
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.A.Hogan, D.M.O'Riordan
Producer(s):
S.Street
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
12
Dead Can Dance The Ubiquitous Mr. Lovegrove Billboard Alternative Songs
The Ubiquitous Mr. Lovegrove
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | 4AD
13
The Pogues Tuesday Morning Billboard Alternative Songs
Tuesday Morning
14  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Chameleon
14
The Breeders Cannonball Billboard Alternative Songs
Cannonball
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Deal
Producer(s):
K.Deal, M.Freegard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | 4AD
15
R.E.M. With Natalie Merchant Photograph Billboard Alternative Songs
Photograph
R.E.M. With Natalie Merchant
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rykodisc
16
The Cure Purple Haze Billboard Alternative Songs
Purple Haze
25  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
25
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:
Reprise
17
Machines Of Loving Grace Butterfly Wings Billboard Alternative Songs
Butterfly Wings
20  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Mammoth
18
Belly Gepetto Billboard Alternative Songs
Gepetto
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Sire
19
Concrete Blonde Heal It Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Heal It Up
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
20
The Afghan Whigs Debonair Billboard Alternative Songs
Debonair
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EEG | Elektra
21
Nick Heyward Kite Billboard Alternative Songs
Kite
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
22
Best Kissers In The World Miss Teen U.S.A. Billboard Alternative Songs
Miss Teen U.S.A.
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
23
U2 Stay (Faraway, So Close!) Billboard Alternative Songs
Stay (Faraway, So Close!)
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):
Flood, B.Eno, The Edge
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
24
Teenage Fanclub Hang On Billboard Alternative Songs
Hang On
26  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | DGC
25
The Connells Slackjawed Billboard Alternative Songs
Slackjawed
19  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
TVT
26
Counting Crows Mr. Jones Billboard Alternative Songs
Mr. Jones
30  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | DGC
27
Nirvana All Apologies Billboard Alternative Songs
All Apologies
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:
Geffen | DGC
28
Kirsty MacColl Can't Stop Killing You Billboard Alternative Songs
Can't Stop Killing You
21  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
I.R.S.
29
The Breeders Divine Hammer Billboard Alternative Songs
Divine Hammer
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:
EEG | 4AD
30
US3 Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia) Billboard Alternative Songs
Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)
29  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Hancock, Kelly, Wilkinson, Simpson
Producer(s):
G.Wilkinson, M.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Blue Note
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