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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
14
WEEKS ON CHART
Holiday
Songwriter(s)
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool
Producer(s)
R.Cavallo, Green Day
Imprint/Promotion Label
Reprise
Gains in performance

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1
Green Day Holiday Billboard Alternative Songs
Holiday
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo, Green Day
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
2
Audioslave Be Yourself Billboard Alternative Songs
Be Yourself
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Audioslave
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Epic
3
Nine Inch Nails The Hand That Feeds Billboard Alternative Songs
The Hand That Feeds
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.T.Reznor
Producer(s):
M.T.Reznor, A.Moulder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Nothing
4
Weezer Beverly Hills Billboard Alternative Songs
Beverly Hills
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Cuomo
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen
5
Beck E-Pro Billboard Alternative Songs
E-Pro
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Hansen, M.Simpson, J.King, Beastie Boys
Producer(s):
B.Hansen, The Dust Brothers
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
6
Queens Of The Stone Age Little Sister Billboard Alternative Songs
Little Sister
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Homme, T.Van Leeuwen, J.Castillo
Producer(s):
J.Homme, J.Barresi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rekords Rekords
7
System Of A Down B.Y.O.B. Billboard Alternative Songs
B.Y.O.B.
Last
Peak
Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Malakian, S.Tankian
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, D.Malakian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | American
8
Coldplay Speed Of Sound Billboard Alternative Songs
Speed Of Sound
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin
Producer(s):
Coldplay
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
9
Chevelle The Clincher Billboard Alternative Songs
The Clincher
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
10
Breaking Benjamin Sooner Or Later Billboard Alternative Songs
Sooner Or Later
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Burnley, Breaking Benjamin
Producer(s):
D.Bendeth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
11
The White Stripes Blue Orchid Billboard Alternative Songs
Blue Orchid
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.White III
Producer(s):
J.White III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
V2 | Third Man
12
Foo Fighters Best Of You Billboard Alternative Songs
Best Of You
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Foo Fighters
Producer(s):
N.Raskulinecz, Foo Fighters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Roswell/RCA
13
Mudvayne Happy? Billboard Alternative Songs
Happy?
12  Last
12  Peak
11  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.McDonaugh, G.Tribbett, R.Martinie, C.Gray
Producer(s):
D.Fortman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
14
The Killers Mr. Brightside Billboard Alternative Songs
Mr. Brightside
10  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Flowers, D.B.Keuning
Producer(s):
J.Saltzman, The Killers
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
15
The Exies Ugly Billboard Alternative Songs
Ugly
13  Last
13  Peak
23  Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Ultimatum/Melisma
16
Green Day Boulevard Of Broken Dreams Billboard Alternative Songs
Boulevard Of Broken Dreams
11  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo, Green Day
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
17
Seether Remedy Billboard Alternative Songs
Remedy
24  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Welgemoed
Producer(s):
B.Marlette
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
18
Z*Trip Featuring Chester Bennington Walking Dead Billboard Alternative Songs
Walking Dead
Z*Trip Featuring Chester Bennington
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Hard Left
19
The Killers Smile Like You Mean It Billboard Alternative Songs
Smile Like You Mean It
21  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
20
Crossfade Cold Billboard Alternative Songs
Cold
15  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Crossfade
Producer(s):
Crossfade
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | FG
21
My Chemical Romance Helena (So Long & Goodnight) Billboard Alternative Songs
Helena (So Long & Goodnight)
23  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
My Chemical Romance
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
22
The Bravery An Honest Mistake Billboard Alternative Songs
An Honest Mistake
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Endicott
Producer(s):
S.Endicott
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
23
No Address When I'm Gone (Sadie) Billboard Alternative Songs
When I'm Gone (Sadie)
28  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
24
Crossfade So Far Away Billboard Alternative Songs
So Far Away
16  Last
14  Peak
13  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | FG
25
Oasis Lyla Billboard Alternative Songs
Lyla
31  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
31
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.T.Gallagher
Producer(s):
N.Gallagher, D.Sardy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
26
Papa Roach Scars Billboard Alternative Songs
Scars
20  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Shaddix, T.Esperance
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | El Tonal
27
Jack Johnson Sitting, Waiting, Wishing Billboard Alternative Songs
Sitting, Waiting, Wishing
27  Last
27  Peak
12  Weeks
28
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Johnson
Producer(s):
M.Caldato, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Jack Johnson/Brushfire
28
Hot Hot Heat Goodnight Goodnight Billboard Alternative Songs
Goodnight Goodnight
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
31
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Hot Hot Heat
Producer(s):
D.Sardy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Sire
29
Interpol Evil Billboard Alternative Songs
Evil
25  Last
24  Peak
14  Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | Matador
30
Garbage Why Do You Love Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Why Do You Love Me
14  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Garbage
Producer(s):
Garbage
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | Almo Sounds
31
Kings Of Leon The Bucket Billboard Alternative Songs
The Bucket
26  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
32
Jimmy Eat World Work Billboard Alternative Songs
Work
19  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Jimmy Eat World
Producer(s):
G.Norton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
33
Acceptance Different Billboard Alternative Songs
Different
33  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
PREVIOUS WEEK
33
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
34
The Mars Volta The Widow Billboard Alternative Songs
The Widow
18  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
O.A.Rodriguez-Lopez, C.B.Zavala
Producer(s):
O.A.Rodriguez-Lopez
Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | GoldStandardLabs/Strummer
35
Theory Of A Deadman No Surprise Billboard Alternative Songs
No Surprise
36  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
37
PREVIOUS WEEK
36
LAST WEEK
35
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | 604/Roadrunner
36
Slipknot Before I Forget Billboard Alternative Songs
Before I Forget
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
36
PREVIOUS WEEK
34
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Roadrunner
37
Kaiser Chiefs I Predict A Riot Billboard Alternative Songs
I Predict A Riot
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
PREVIOUS WEEK
35
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | B-Unique/Universal
38
Papa Roach Take Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Take Me
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | El Tonal
39
U2 Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own Billboard Alternative Songs
Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own
30  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
30
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
C.Thomas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
40
3 Doors Down Behind Those Eyes Billboard Alternative Songs
Behind Those Eyes
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
39
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMRG | Republic Records/Universal
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