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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
3
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
Gains in performance

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1
Green Day Know Your Enemy Billboard Alternative Songs
Know Your Enemy
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

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
16  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
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
311 Hey You Billboard Alternative Songs
Hey You
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | Volcano
4
Anberlin Feel Good Drag Billboard Alternative Songs
Feel Good Drag
Last
Peak
31  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
5
Rise Against Audience Of One Billboard Alternative Songs
Audience Of One
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Rise Against, T.McIlrath
Producer(s):
B.Stevenson, J.Livermore
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DGC
6
Seether Careless Whisper Billboard Alternative Songs
Careless Whisper
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Michael, A.J.Ridgeley
Producer(s):
R.Petersen, Seether
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
7
Silversun Pickups Panic Switch Billboard Alternative Songs
Panic Switch
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Silversun Pickups
Producer(s):
D.Cooley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
8
Papa Roach Lifeline Billboard Alternative Songs
Lifeline
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
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
9
Incubus Black Heart Inertia Billboard Alternative Songs
Black Heart Inertia
Last
Peak
Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Immortal
10
Cage The Elephant Ain't No Rest For The Wicked Billboard Alternative Songs
Ain't No Rest For The Wicked
14  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
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
11
Kings Of Leon Sex On Fire Billboard Alternative Songs
Sex On Fire
11  Last
Peak
37  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
37
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
Depeche Mode Wrong Billboard Alternative Songs
Wrong
16  Last
12  Peak
10  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.L.Gore
Producer(s):
B.Hillier
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Mute/Virgin
13
Shinedown Second Chance Billboard Alternative Songs
Second Chance
13  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
14
MGMT Kids Billboard Alternative Songs
Kids
12  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.VanWyngarden, B.Goldwasser
Producer(s):
D.Fridmann, MGMT
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
15
Apocalyptica Featuring Adam Gontier I Don't Care Billboard Alternative Songs
I Don't Care
Apocalyptica Featuring Adam Gontier
17  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.M.Toppinen, A.Gontier, Max Martin
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | 20-20/Jive
16
The Airborne Toxic Event Sometime Around Midnight Billboard Alternative Songs
Sometime Around Midnight
15  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Majordomo/Shout! Factory/Island
17
Incubus Love Hurts Billboard Alternative Songs
Love Hurts
18  Last
Peak
29  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Immortal
18
Blue October Dirt Room Billboard Alternative Songs
Dirt Room
10  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown
19
Disturbed The Night Billboard Alternative Songs
The Night
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
20
Franz Ferdinand No You Girls Billboard Alternative Songs
No You Girls
22  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Franz Ferdinand
Producer(s):
Franz Ferdinand, D.Carey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Domino
21
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Zero Billboard Alternative Songs
Zero
21  Last
21  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Dress Up/DGC
22
Death Cab For Cutie Grapevine Fires Billboard Alternative Songs
Grapevine Fires
25  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
23
U2 Magnificent Billboard Alternative Songs
Magnificent
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
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
24
Dave Matthews Band Funny The Way It Is Billboard Alternative Songs
Funny The Way It Is
32  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
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
25
Shinedown Sound Of Madness Billboard Alternative Songs
Sound Of Madness
29  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
26
Theory Of A Deadman Hate My Life Billboard Alternative Songs
Hate My Life
24  Last
22  Peak
17  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
17
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
27
Rancid Last One To Die Billboard Alternative Songs
Last One To Die
28  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Hellcat
28
Manchester Orchestra I've Got Friends Billboard Alternative Songs
I've Got Friends
31  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Manchester Orchestra
Producer(s):
J.Chiccarelli
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Canvasback
29
Pearl Jam Brother Billboard Alternative Songs
Brother
23  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Gossard
Producer(s):
R.Parashar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Legacy
30
Saving Abel Drowning (Face Down) Billboard Alternative Songs
Drowning (Face Down)
30  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Skiddco/Virgin
31
Taking Back Sunday Sink Into Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Sink Into Me
Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
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
35  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury/Fontana
33
Coldplay Life In Technicolor ii Billboard Alternative Songs
Life In Technicolor ii
27  Last
21  Peak
12  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
34
Pop Evil 100 In A 55 Billboard Alternative Songs
100 In A 55
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Pazzo/Jard Star
35
Big B Sinner Billboard Alternative Songs
Sinner
38  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Suburban Noize
36
Hollywood Undead Young Billboard Alternative Songs
Young
36  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
4
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 Red Jumpsuit Apparatus Pen & Paper (Something Typical) Billboard Alternative Songs
Pen & Paper (Something Typical)
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Winter
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
38
All That Remains Two Weeks Billboard Alternative Songs
Two Weeks
39  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie | Prosthetic
39
The All-American Rejects Gives You Hell Billboard Alternative Songs
Gives You Hell
37  Last
25  Peak
15  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
15
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
40
People In Planes Last Man Standing Billboard Alternative Songs
Last Man Standing
40  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
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