Alternative Songs Alternative Songs

Alternative Songs

Radio Airplay 1
This week's most popular alternative/modern rock songs, ranked by airplay detections as measured by Nielsen Music.
1 Last Week: 2

We Are Young

fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
Last Week 2
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
  • Gains in performance
2 Last Week: 1

Somebody That I Used To Know

Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 18
3 Last Week: 3

Gold On The Ceiling

The Black Keys
Last Week 3
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
4 Last Week: 4

Tongue Tied

Grouplove
Last Week 4
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 5

Midnight City

M83.
Last Week 5
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 18
  • Gains in performance
6 Last Week: 11
Last Week 11
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 16
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 12

Everybody Talks

Neon Trees
Last Week 12
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
8 Last Week: 6

Not Your Fault

AWOLNATION
Last Week 6
Peak Position 3
Wks on Chart 26
9 Last Week: 8

Lonely Boy

The Black Keys
Last Week 8
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 24
10 Last Week: 7

Don't Stop (Color On The Walls)

Foster The People
Last Week 7
Peak Position 5
Wks on Chart 21
11 Last Week: 10

These Days

Foo Fighters
Last Week 10
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 28
12 Last Week: 9

Satellite

Rise Against
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 22
13 Last Week: 14
Last Week 14
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
14 Last Week: 18

Simple Song

The Shins
Last Week 18
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 13
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 19

Charlie Brown

Coldplay
Last Week 19
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 12
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 14
17 Last Week: 20
Last Week 20
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 17

Baby Come Home

Bush
Last Week 17
Peak Position 16
Wks on Chart 11
19 Last Week: 22

Bloody Mary (Nerve Endings)

Silversun Pickups
Last Week 22
Peak Position 19
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 16

Love Interruption

Jack White
Last Week 16
Peak Position 13
Wks on Chart 10
21 Last Week: 21

I Like It

Foxy Shazam
Last Week 21
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 10
22 Last Week: 23

Fire Escape

Civil Twilight
Last Week 23
Peak Position 22
Wks on Chart 9
  • Gains in performance
23 Last Week: 28

Spread Too Thin

The Dirty Heads
Last Week 28
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
24 Last Week: 29

Blood For Poppies

Garbage
Last Week 29
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
25 Last Week: 27
Last Week 27
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 25

Afterlife

Switchfoot
Last Week 25
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
27 Last Week: 34
Last Week 34
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
28 Last Week: --

Live To Rise

Soundgarden
Last Week --
Peak Position 28
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
29 Last Week: 30

Disparate Youth

Santigold
Last Week 30
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 26

Hats Off To The Bull

Chevelle
Last Week 26
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 6
  • Gains in performance
31 Last Week: 31

I Come Alive

The Used
Last Week 31
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 10
  • Gains in performance
32 Last Week: 24

No Resolution

Seether
Last Week 24
Peak Position 23
Wks on Chart 11
  • Gains in performance
33 Last Week: 39

No Light, No Light

Florence + The Machine
Last Week 39
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
34 Last Week: 35

Victoria

Eve 6
Last Week 35
Peak Position 34
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
35 Last Week: 36

Are You On Your Way

Middle Class Rut
Last Week 36
Peak Position 33
Wks on Chart 7
36 Last Week: --

Called Out In The Dark

Snow Patrol
Last Week --
Peak Position 36
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
37 Last Week: 40
Last Week 40
Peak Position 37
Wks on Chart 3
  • Gains in performance
38 Last Week: --
Last Week --
Peak Position 38
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
39 Last Week: --

Sixteen Saltines

Jack White
Last Week --
Peak Position 39
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
40 Last Week: --

Bridge Burning

Foo Fighters
Last Week --
Peak Position 40
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance