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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
18
WEEKS ON CHART
Fake It
Songwriter(s)
S.M.Welgemoed, Seether
Producer(s)
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label
Wind-up
Gains in performance

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1
Seether Fake It Billboard Alternative Songs
Fake It
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Welgemoed, Seether
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
2
Foo Fighters The Pretender Billboard Alternative Songs
The Pretender
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Foo Fighters
Producer(s):
G.Norton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Roswell/RCA
3
Linkin Park Shadow Of The Day Billboard Alternative Songs
Shadow Of The Day
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Shinoda, C.Bennington, J.Hahn, R.Bourdon, B.Delson, D.Farrelll
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, M.Shinoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
4
Chevelle I Get It Billboard Alternative Songs
I Get It
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
5
Serj Tankian Empty Walls Billboard Alternative Songs
Empty Walls
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Tankian
Producer(s):
S.Tankian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise | Serjical Strike
6
Foo Fighters Long Road To Ruin Billboard Alternative Songs
Long Road To Ruin
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Foo Fighters
Producer(s):
G.Norton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Roswell/RCA
7
Finger Eleven Paralyzer Billboard Alternative Songs
Paralyzer
Last
Peak
46  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Finger Eleven
Producer(s):
Johnny K
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
8
Linkin Park Bleed It Out Billboard Alternative Songs
Bleed It Out
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Shinoda, C.Bennington, J.Hahn, R.Bourdon, B.Delson, D.Farrelll
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, M.Shinoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
9
Avenged Sevenfold Almost Easy Billboard Alternative Songs
Almost Easy
11  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Hopeless
10
Silversun Pickups Well Thought Out Twinkles Billboard Alternative Songs
Well Thought Out Twinkles
12  Last
10  Peak
23  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
11
Jimmy Eat World Big Casino Billboard Alternative Songs
Big Casino
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Jimmy Eat World
Producer(s):
Jimmy Eat World, C.Testa
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Tiny Evil
12
Three Days Grace Never Too Late Billboard Alternative Songs
Never Too Late
10  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Three Days Grace, G.Brown
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
13
Atreyu Becoming The Bull Billboard Alternative Songs
Becoming The Bull
13  Last
13  Peak
20  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
14
Angels & Airwaves Everything's Magic Billboard Alternative Songs
Everything's Magic
14  Last
11  Peak
17  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.DeLonge, D.Kennedy, A.Willard, M.Watcher
Producer(s):
T.DeLonge, Critter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Suretone/Geffen
15
The Bravery Believe Billboard Alternative Songs
Believe
15  Last
15  Peak
13  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
16
Paramore crushcrushcrush Billboard Alternative Songs
crushcrushcrush
17  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
H.Williams, J.Farro
Producer(s):
D.Bendeth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
17
Paramore Misery Business Billboard Alternative Songs
Misery Business
16  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
H.Williams, J.Farro
Producer(s):
D.Bendeth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
18
Rise Against The Good Left Undone Billboard Alternative Songs
The Good Left Undone
18  Last
18  Peak
27  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Geffen
19
Eddie Vedder Hard Sun Billboard Alternative Songs
Hard Sun
19  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Peterson
Producer(s):
A.Kasper, E.Vedder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Monkeywrench/J
20
Coheed And Cambria The Running Free Billboard Alternative Songs
The Running Free
20  Last
19  Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
Jack Johnson If I Had Eyes Billboard Alternative Songs
If I Had Eyes
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Johnson
Producer(s):
J.Johnson, JP Plunier
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Brushfire
22
The Killers Shadowplay Billboard Alternative Songs
Shadowplay
23  Last
22  Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
I.Curtis, P.Hook, S.Morris, B.Sumner
Producer(s):
The Killers
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
23
The White Stripes You Don't Know What Love Is (You Just Do As You're Told) Billboard Alternative Songs
You Don't Know What Love Is (You Just Do As You're Told)
22  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.White III
Producer(s):
J.White III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Third Man
24
Puddle Of Mudd Psycho Billboard Alternative Songs
Psycho
25  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Scantlin, T.Battaglia
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Flawless/Geffen
25
Radiohead Bodysnatchers Billboard Alternative Songs
Bodysnatchers
24  Last
24  Peak
10  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO | TBD
26
Shiny Toy Guns Rainy Monday Billboard Alternative Songs
Rainy Monday
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown
27
Jimmy Eat World Always Be Billboard Alternative Songs
Always Be
28  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Tiny Evil
28
Kid Rock Amen Billboard Alternative Songs
Amen
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Top Dog
29
Sick Puppies My World Billboard Alternative Songs
My World
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | RMR/Virgin
30
Plain White T's Our Time Now Billboard Alternative Songs
Our Time Now
31  Last
29  Peak
12  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Higgenson, M.Koo, M.Daly
Producer(s):
Johnny K
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
31
Breaking Benjamin Until The End Billboard Alternative Songs
Until The End
36  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood
32
Finger Eleven Falling On Billboard Alternative Songs
Falling On
35  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Anderson, J.Black, R.Jackett, R.Beddoe, S.Anderson
Producer(s):
Johnny K
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
33
Say Anything Baby Girl, I'm A Blur Billboard Alternative Songs
Baby Girl, I'm A Blur
29  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Doghouse/J
34
Spoon The Underdog Billboard Alternative Songs
The Underdog
34  Last
26  Peak
15  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
35
Godsmack Good Times Bad Times Billboard Alternative Songs
Good Times Bad Times
30  Last
28  Peak
11  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
36
Queens Of The Stone Age 3's & 7's Billboard Alternative Songs
3's & 7's
33  Last
25  Peak
15  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rekords Rekords
37
Alter Bridge Rise Today Billboard Alternative Songs
Rise Today
37  Last
32  Peak
10  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
38
Rogue Wave Lake Michigan Billboard Alternative Songs
Lake Michigan
38  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Brushfire
39
Three Days Grace Riot Billboard Alternative Songs
Riot
40  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Three Days Grace, B.Stock
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Zomba | Jive
40
Korn Hold On Billboard Alternative Songs
Hold On
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
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