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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
8
LAST WEEK
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Know Your Enemy
Songwriter(s)
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool
Producer(s)
Green Day, B.Vig
Imprint/Promotion Label
Reprise
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

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1
Green Day Know Your Enemy Billboard Alternative Songs
Know Your Enemy
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool
Producer(s):
Green Day, B.Vig
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
2
Kings Of Leon Use Somebody Billboard Alternative Songs
Use Somebody
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill, N.Followill
Producer(s):
A.Petraglia, J.King
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
3
Anberlin Feel Good Drag Billboard Alternative Songs
Feel Good Drag
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
4
Rise Against Audience Of One Billboard Alternative Songs
Audience Of One
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Rise Against, T.McIlrath
Producer(s):
B.Stevenson, J.Livermore
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DGC
5
311 Hey You Billboard Alternative Songs
Hey You
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Volcano
6
Seether Careless Whisper Billboard Alternative Songs
Careless Whisper
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Michael, A.J.Ridgeley
Producer(s):
R.Petersen, Seether
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
7
Papa Roach Lifeline Billboard Alternative Songs
Lifeline
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Esperance, J.Shaddix, J.Michael
Producer(s):
J.Baumgardner, Papa Roach, J.Michael, M.Frederiksen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DGC
8
Silversun Pickups Panic Switch Billboard Alternative Songs
Panic Switch
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Silversun Pickups
Producer(s):
D.Cooley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
9
Incubus Black Heart Inertia Billboard Alternative Songs
Black Heart Inertia
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Immortal
10
Blue October Dirt Room Billboard Alternative Songs
Dirt Room
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown
11
Kings Of Leon Sex On Fire Billboard Alternative Songs
Sex On Fire
14  Last
Peak
36  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
36
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, N.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill
Producer(s):
A.Petraglia, J.King
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
12
MGMT Kids Billboard Alternative Songs
Kids
11  Last
Peak
24  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.VanWyngarden, B.Goldwasser
Producer(s):
D.Fridmann, MGMT
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
13
Shinedown Second Chance Billboard Alternative Songs
Second Chance
13  Last
Peak
32  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
14
Cage The Elephant Ain't No Rest For The Wicked Billboard Alternative Songs
Ain't No Rest For The Wicked
17  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant
Producer(s):
J.Joyce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | DSP/Jive
15
The Airborne Toxic Event Sometime Around Midnight Billboard Alternative Songs
Sometime Around Midnight
12  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Majordomo/Shout! Factory/Island
16
Depeche Mode Wrong Billboard Alternative Songs
Wrong
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.L.Gore
Producer(s):
B.Hillier
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Mute/Virgin
17
Apocalyptica Featuring Adam Gontier I Don't Care Billboard Alternative Songs
I Don't Care
Apocalyptica Featuring Adam Gontier
19  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.M.Toppinen, A.Gontier, Max Martin
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | 20-20/Jive
18
Incubus Love Hurts Billboard Alternative Songs
Love Hurts
18  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Immortal
19
U2 Magnificent Billboard Alternative Songs
Magnificent
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Eno, D.Lanois, Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
B.Eno, D.Lanois
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Island
20
Disturbed The Night Billboard Alternative Songs
The Night
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
21
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Zero Billboard Alternative Songs
Zero
27  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Dress Up/DGC
22
Franz Ferdinand No You Girls Billboard Alternative Songs
No You Girls
25  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Franz Ferdinand
Producer(s):
Franz Ferdinand, D.Carey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Domino
23
Pearl Jam Brother Billboard Alternative Songs
Brother
15  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Gossard
Producer(s):
R.Parashar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Legacy
24
Theory Of A Deadman Hate My Life Billboard Alternative Songs
Hate My Life
23  Last
22  Peak
16  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Connolly, K.DioGuardi, Theory Of A Deadman
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | 604/Roadrunner
25
Death Cab For Cutie Grapevine Fires Billboard Alternative Songs
Grapevine Fires
28  Last
25  Peak
11  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
26
The Killers Spaceman Billboard Alternative Songs
Spaceman
21  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
The Killers
Producer(s):
S.Price, The Killers
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Island
27
Coldplay Life In Technicolor ii Billboard Alternative Songs
Life In Technicolor ii
24  Last
21  Peak
11  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
28
Rancid Last One To Die Billboard Alternative Songs
Last One To Die
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Hellcat
29
Shinedown Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Songs
Sound Of Madness
38  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
30
Saving Abel Drowning (Face Down) Billboard Alternative Songs
Drowning (Face Down)
32  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Skiddco/Virgin
31
Manchester Orchestra I've Got Friends Billboard Alternative Songs
I've Got Friends
33  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Manchester Orchestra
Producer(s):
J.Chiccarelli
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Canvasback
32
Dave Matthews Band Funny The Way It Is Billboard Alternative Songs
Funny The Way It Is
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Beauford, S.Lessard, D.J.Matthews, L.Moore, B.Tinsley, T.Reynolds
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Bama Rags/RCA
33
Metallica Cyanide Billboard Alternative Songs
Cyanide
29  Last
19  Peak
20  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Ulrich, J.Hetfield, J.Trujillo, K.Hammett
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
34
Pop Evil 100 In A 55 Billboard Alternative Songs
100 In A 55
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Pazzo/Jard Star
35
Ida Maria I Like You So Much Better When You're Naked Billboard Alternative Songs
I Like You So Much Better When You're Naked
36  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury/Fontana
36
Hollywood Undead Young Billboard Alternative Songs
Young
37  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Deuce, Johnny 3 Tears, D.Lohner
Producer(s):
D.Lohner, Deuce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | A&M/Octone
37
The All-American Rejects Gives You Hell Billboard Alternative Songs
Gives You Hell
31  Last
25  Peak
14  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Ritter, N.Wheeler, M.Kennerty, C.Gaylor
Producer(s):
E.Valentine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Doghouse/DGC
38
Big B Sinner Billboard Alternative Songs
Sinner
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suburban Noize
39
All That Remains Two Weeks Billboard Alternative Songs
Two Weeks
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie | Prosthetic
40
People In Planes Last Man Standing Billboard Alternative Songs
Last Man Standing
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
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