Alternative Songs Alternative Songs

Alternative Songs

Radio Airplay 1
This week's most popular alternative/modern rock songs, ranked by airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.
1 Last Week: 1

Lightning Crashes

Live
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
2 Last Week: 3
Last Week 3
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
3 Last Week: 2

Down By The Water

PJ Harvey
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 8
4 Last Week: 4

Connection

Elastica
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 7
5 Last Week: 6

Plowed

Sponge
Last Week 6
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 5

Live Forever

Oasis
Last Week 5
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 15
7 Last Week: 8

Universal Heart-Beat

Juliana Hatfield
Last Week 8
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 7

Everything Zen

Bush
Last Week 7
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 19
9 Last Week: 11

Sick Of Myself

Matthew Sweet
Last Week 11
Peak Position 9
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
10 Last Week: 10

The Man Who Sold The World

Nirvana
Last Week 10
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 15
11 Last Week: 14

What Would You Say

Dave Matthews Band
Last Week 14
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 12
Last Week 12
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 13
14 Last Week: 17

Wonderful

Adam Ant
Last Week 17
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 13

When I Come Around

Green Day
Last Week 13
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 20
16 Last Week: 9

Star 69

R.E.M.
Last Week 9
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 9
17 Last Week: 23
Last Week 23
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 15

Love Spreads

The Stone Roses
Last Week 15
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 17
19 Last Week: 27

River Of Deceit

Mad Season
Last Week 27
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 18

Corduroy

Pearl Jam
Last Week 18
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 19
21 Last Week: 21

Against The 70's

Mike Watt
Last Week 21
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 6
22 Last Week: 20

Now They'll Sleep

Belly
Last Week 20
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 10
23 Last Week: 28

Last Goodbye

Jeff Buckley
Last Week 28
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 25

Ode To My Family

The Cranberries
Last Week 25
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 15
25 Last Week: 29

The Day I Tried To Live

Soundgarden
Last Week 29
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 19

Better Man

Pearl Jam
Last Week 19
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 20
27 Last Week: 31

Run-Around

Blues Traveler
Last Week 31
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: 22

Strong Enough

Sheryl Crow
Last Week 22
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 13
29 Last Week: 24

Salvation

Rancid
Last Week 24
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 14
30 Last Week: 30

Violet

Hole
Last Week 30
Peak Position 30
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 37

Little Things

Bush
Last Week 37
Peak Position 31
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 35

California

Wax
Last Week 35
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
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Army Of Me

Bjork
Last Week --
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
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Last Week --
Peak Position 35
Wks on Chart 1
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Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 1
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Kick Him When He's Down

The Offspring
Last Week --
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: 33
Last Week 33
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 11
39 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 8
40 Last Week: 38

Not For You

Pearl Jam
Last Week 38
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance