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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
22
WEEKS ON CHART
Tighten Up
Songwriter(s)
The Black Keys
Producer(s)
Danger Mouse
Imprint/Promotion Label
Nonesuch | Warner Bros.
Gains in performance

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1
The Black Keys Tighten Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Tighten Up
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
The Black Keys
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nonesuch | Warner Bros.
2
Kings Of Leon Radioactive Billboard Alternative Songs
Radioactive
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, N.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill
Producer(s):
A.Petraglia, J.King
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | RMG
3
Jimmy Eat World My Best Theory Billboard Alternative Songs
My Best Theory
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DGC | Interscope
4
Linkin Park Waiting For The End Billboard Alternative Songs
Waiting For The End
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Linkin Park
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, M.Shinoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Machine Shop | Warner Bros.
5
Neon Trees Animal Billboard Alternative Songs
Animal
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Glenn, T.Pagnotta, B.Campbell
Producer(s):
T.Pagnotta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury | IDJMG
6
Mumford & Sons Little Lion Man Billboard Alternative Songs
Little Lion Man
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Mumford, B.Lovett, T.Dwane, W.Marshall
Producer(s):
M.Dravs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gentlemen Of The Road | RED/Glassnote
7
Anberlin Impossible Billboard Alternative Songs
Impossible
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Christian, D.Rexroat, J.Milligan, N.Young, C.McAlhaney
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
8
Muse Undisclosed Desires Billboard Alternative Songs
Undisclosed Desires
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Helium-3 | Warner Bros.
9
Cake Sick Of You Billboard Alternative Songs
Sick Of You
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J. McCrae, V.DiFiore, X.McCurdy, G.Nelson
Producer(s):
Cake
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Upbeat | ILG
10
Stone Sour Say You'll Haunt Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Say You'll Haunt Me
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Taylor, J.Root, J.Rand, S.Economaki, R.Mayorga
Producer(s):
N.Raskulinecz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Roadrunner | RRP
11
Thirty Seconds To Mars Closer To The Edge Billboard Alternative Songs
Closer To The Edge
15  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Leto
Producer(s):
Flood, Thirty Seconds To Mars, S.Lillywhite
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Immortal/Virgin | Capitol
12
The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome Lay Me Down Billboard Alternative Songs
Lay Me Down
The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
12  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.N.Watson, D.M.Bushnell, R.Ramirez
Producer(s):
The Dirty Heads, Rome
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Executive Music Group
13
My Chemical Romance Na Na Na (Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na) Billboard Alternative Songs
Na Na Na (Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na)
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Way, R.Toro, M.Way, F.Iero, B.Bryar
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo, My Chemical Romance
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
14
Sick Puppies Maybe Billboard Alternative Songs
Maybe
17  Last
14  Peak
19  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S. Moore, E. Anzai, M.Frederiksen
Producer(s):
A.Armato, Tim James
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMR/Virgin | Capitol
15
Florence + The Machine Dog Days Are Over Billboard Alternative Songs
Dog Days Are Over
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
F.L.M.Welch, I.Summers
Producer(s):
P.Epworth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
16
Finger Eleven Living In A Dream Billboard Alternative Songs
Living In A Dream
16  Last
14  Peak
14  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Finger Eleven, G.S.Wattenberg
Producer(s):
R.Jackett, J.Black, G.S.Wattenberg, Finger Eleven
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
17
Three Days Grace World So Cold Billboard Alternative Songs
World So Cold
18  Last
17  Peak
11  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Three Days Grace
Producer(s):
H.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Jive | JLG
18
The Temper Trap Fader Billboard Alternative Songs
Fader
21  Last
18  Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
L!beration/Glassnote | Columbia
19
Arcade Fire Ready To Start Billboard Alternative Songs
Ready To Start
19  Last
16  Peak
14  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Arcade Fire
Producer(s):
Arcade Fire, M.Dravs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Merge
20
Apocalyptica Featuring Gavin Rossdale End Of Me Billboard Alternative Songs
End Of Me
Apocalyptica Featuring Gavin Rossdale
20  Last
20  Peak
19  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dragnet/Jive | JLG
21
10 Years Shoot It Out Billboard Alternative Songs
Shoot It Out
25  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
22
Chevelle Shameful Metaphors Billboard Alternative Songs
Shameful Metaphors
22  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
23
A Day To Remember All I Want Billboard Alternative Songs
All I Want
27  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Victory
24
The Dirty Heads Stand Tall Billboard Alternative Songs
Stand Tall
26  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Executive Music Group
25
Neon Trees 1983 Billboard Alternative Songs
1983
30  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mercury | IDJMG
26
Godsmack Love-Hate-Sex-Pain Billboard Alternative Songs
Love-Hate-Sex-Pain
24  Last
24  Peak
12  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
27
Papa Roach Kick In The Teeth Billboard Alternative Songs
Kick In The Teeth
23  Last
18  Peak
20  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Eleven Seven | E7LG
28
My Darkest Days Featuring Zakk Wylde Porn Star Dancing Billboard Alternative Songs
Porn Star Dancing
My Darkest Days Featuring Zakk Wylde
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Walst, J.K.Moi, T.Bruner, C.Kroeger, C.B.Bridges
Producer(s):
C.Kroeger, J.Moi
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MVR/604/Mercury | IDJMG
29
Broken Bells The Ghost Inside Billboard Alternative Songs
The Ghost Inside
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
30
Middle Class Rut New Low Billboard Alternative Songs
New Low
34  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bright Antenna | ILG
31
Phoenix Lasso Billboard Alternative Songs
Lasso
37  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loyaute | RED/Glassnote
32
Escape The Fate Issues Billboard Alternative Songs
Issues
39  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph/DGC | Interscope
33
Cee Lo Green F**k You! (Forget You) Billboard Alternative Songs
F**k You! (Forget You)
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.D.Callaway, Bruno Mars, P.M.Lawrence II, A.Levine, C.B.Brown
Producer(s):
The SmeeZingtons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Radiculture/Elektra | RRP
34
Mumford & Sons The Cave Billboard Alternative Songs
The Cave
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Mumford, B.Lovett, T.Dwane, W.Marshall
Producer(s):
M.Dravs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gentlemen Of The Road | RED/Glassnote
35
Saving Abel The Sex Is Good Billboard Alternative Songs
The Sex Is Good
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Skiddco/Virgin | Capitol
36
Avenged Sevenfold Welcome To The Family Billboard Alternative Songs
Welcome To The Family
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hopeless/Sire | Warner Bros.
37
The xx Crystalised Billboard Alternative Songs
Crystalised
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Madley Croft, O.Sim, J.Smith
Producer(s):
J.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Young Turks | Beggars Group
38
Paper Tongues Get Higher Billboard Alternative Songs
Get Higher
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
A&M/Octone | Interscope
39
The Smashing Pumpkins Freak Billboard Alternative Songs
Freak
36  Last
27  Peak
14  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Martha's Music
40
My Chemical Romance Sing Billboard Alternative Songs
Sing
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
F.Iero, R.Toro, G.Way, M.Way
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo, My Chemical Romance
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
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