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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
LAST WEEK
22
WEEKS ON CHART
Gold On The Ceiling
Songwriter(s)
D.Auerbach, P.Carney, B.Burton
Producer(s)
Danger Mouse, D.Auerbach, P.Carney
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch

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The Black Keys Gold On The Ceiling Billboard Alternative Songs
Gold On The Ceiling
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Auerbach, P.Carney, B.Burton
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse, D.Auerbach, P.Carney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
2
Grouplove Tongue Tied Billboard Alternative Songs
Tongue Tied
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Grouplove
Producer(s):
R.Rabin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Canvasback
3
Linkin Park Burn It Down Billboard Alternative Songs
Burn It Down
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Linkin Park
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, M.Shinoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Machine Shop
4
Imagine Dragons It's Time Billboard Alternative Songs
It's Time
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee
Producer(s):
B.Darner, Imagine Dragons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
5
Of Monsters And Men Little Talks Billboard Alternative Songs
Little Talks
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.B.Hilmarsdottir, R.Thorhallsson
Producer(s):
Of Monsters And Men, A.Arnarsson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
6
Gotye Featuring Kimbra Somebody That I Used To Know Billboard Alternative Songs
Somebody That I Used To Know
Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.de Backer, L.Bonfa
Producer(s):
W.de Backer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Samples 'n' Seconds/Fairfax
7
Silversun Pickups Bloody Mary (Nerve Endings) Billboard Alternative Songs
Bloody Mary (Nerve Endings)
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Silversun Pickups
Producer(s):
Jacknife Lee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
8
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Songs
Some Nights
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Ruess, A.Dost, J.M.Antonoff, J.Bhasker
Producer(s):
J.Bhasker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
9
M83. Midnight City Billboard Alternative Songs
Midnight City
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Gonzalez, M.Kibby, J.Medal-Johnsen
Producer(s):
A.Gonzalez, J.Meldal-Johnsen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | M83/Mute
10
The Offspring Days Go By Billboard Alternative Songs
Days Go By
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
The Offspring
Producer(s):
B.Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
11
fun. Featuring Janelle Monae We Are Young Billboard Alternative Songs
We Are Young
fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
11  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Ruess, A.Dost, J.M.Antonoff, J.Bhasker
Producer(s):
fun., J.Bhasker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
12
WALK THE MOON Anna Sun Billboard Alternative Songs
Anna Sun
12  Last
12  Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Petricca, A.Galvin, N.Lerangis, A.Reifsnyder
Producer(s):
B.H.Allen III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
13
Alex Clare Too Close Billboard Alternative Songs
Too Close
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Clare, J.Duguid
Producer(s):
Diplo, Switch, A.Rechtschaid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
14
Neon Trees Everybody Talks Billboard Alternative Songs
Everybody Talks
13  Last
Peak
28  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
28
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Glenn, T.Pagnotta
Producer(s):
J.Meldal-Johnsen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
15
The Dirty Heads Spread Too Thin Billboard Alternative Songs
Spread Too Thin
14  Last
13  Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
16
Jack White Sixteen Saltines Billboard Alternative Songs
Sixteen Saltines
15  Last
12  Peak
12  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.White III
Producer(s):
J.White III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
17
Metric Youth Without Youth Billboard Alternative Songs
Youth Without Youth
17  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.S.Haines, J.A.Shaw
Producer(s):
J.A.Shaw
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Metric
18
The Lumineers Ho Hey Billboard Alternative Songs
Ho Hey
23  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

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Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites
Producer(s):
R.Hadlock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
19
Switchfoot Afterlife Billboard Alternative Songs
Afterlife
19  Last
19  Peak
15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Foreman, T.Foreman
Producer(s):
N.Avron
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | lowercase people
20
Florence + The Machine No Light, No Light Billboard Alternative Songs
No Light, No Light
18  Last
17  Peak
13  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
F.L.M.Welch, I.Summers
Producer(s):
P.Epworth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
21
Alabama Shakes Hold On Billboard Alternative Songs
Hold On
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Alabama Shakes
Producer(s):
Alabama Shakes, A.Tokic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
22
Chevelle Hats Off To The Bull Billboard Alternative Songs
Hats Off To The Bull
21  Last
21  Peak
17  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Loeffler, D.Bernardini
Producer(s):
J.Barresi, Chevelle
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
23
The Gaslight Anthem 45 Billboard Alternative Songs
45
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
The Gaslight Anthem
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
24
Passion Pit Take A Walk Billboard Alternative Songs
Take A Walk
25  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Angelakos
Producer(s):
C.Zane, M.Angelakos
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Frenchkiss
25
Gotye Eyes Wide Open Billboard Alternative Songs
Eyes Wide Open
28  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.de Backer
Producer(s):
W.de Backer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Samples 'n' Seconds/Fairfax
26
The Wombats Jump Into The Fog Billboard Alternative Songs
Jump Into The Fog
29  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADA | Bright Antenna
27
AWOLNATION Kill Your Heroes Billboard Alternative Songs
Kill Your Heroes
34  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.R.Bruno, Brian West
Producer(s):
B.West, A.R.Bruno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
28
Foo Fighters Bridge Burning Billboard Alternative Songs
Bridge Burning
27  Last
25  Peak
12  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Foo Fighters
Producer(s):
B.Vig
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Roswell
29
Red Hot Chili Peppers Look Around Billboard Alternative Songs
Look Around
24  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Kiedis, Flea, C.Smith, J.Klinghoffer
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
30
Shinedown Unity Billboard Alternative Songs
Unity
31  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, D.R.Bassett, E.Bass
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
31
Morning Parade Headlights Billboard Alternative Songs
Headlights
35  Last
31  Peak
10  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Astralwerks
32
Atlas Genius Trojans Billboard Alternative Songs
Trojans
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.W.H. Jeffery, M.D.Jeffery, S.R.Jeffery, D.Sell
Producer(s):
Atlas Genius
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Frogs Head
33
Animal Kingdom Strange Attractor Billboard Alternative Songs
Strange Attractor
36  Last
31  Peak
10  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Boombox
34
Soundgarden Live To Rise Billboard Alternative Songs
Live To Rise
30  Last
12  Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Cornell
Producer(s):
A.Kasper, Soundgarden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Marvel
35
Eve 6 Victoria Billboard Alternative Songs
Victoria
33  Last
25  Peak
15  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED | Fearless
36
Electric Guest This Head I Hold Billboard Alternative Songs
This Head I Hold
38  Last
30  Peak
11  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown | Across The Universe
37
Foster The People Houdini Billboard Alternative Songs
Houdini
37  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | StarTime Int'l
38
Garbage Blood For Poppies Billboard Alternative Songs
Blood For Poppies
26  Last
17  Peak
13  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Stun Volume
39
Dead Sara Weatherman Billboard Alternative Songs
Weatherman
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pocket Kid
40
Rise Against Wait For Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Wait For Me
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DGC
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