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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
5
WEEKS AT NO. 1
23
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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1
The Black Keys Gold On The Ceiling Billboard Alternative Songs
Gold On The Ceiling
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
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
30  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
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
11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
11
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
Of Monsters And Men Little Talks Billboard Alternative Songs
Little Talks
Last
Peak
28  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
28
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
5
Imagine Dragons It's Time Billboard Alternative Songs
It's Time
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee
Producer(s):
B.Darner, Imagine Dragons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
6
fun. Some Nights Billboard Alternative Songs
Some Nights
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
9
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
7
Silversun Pickups Bloody Mary (Nerve Endings) Billboard Alternative Songs
Bloody Mary (Nerve Endings)
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Silversun Pickups
Producer(s):
Jacknife Lee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
8
The Offspring Days Go By Billboard Alternative Songs
Days Go By
10  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
The Offspring
Producer(s):
B.Rock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
9
Gotye Featuring Kimbra Somebody That I Used To Know Billboard Alternative Songs
Somebody That I Used To Know
Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
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
10
M83. Midnight City Billboard Alternative Songs
Midnight City
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
30
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
11
WALK THE MOON Anna Sun Billboard Alternative Songs
Anna Sun
12  Last
11  Peak
17  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
17
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
12
fun. Featuring Janelle Monae We Are Young Billboard Alternative Songs
We Are Young
fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
11  Last
Peak
31  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
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
13
Alex Clare Too Close Billboard Alternative Songs
Too Close
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
8
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
The Dirty Heads Spread Too Thin Billboard Alternative Songs
Spread Too Thin
15  Last
13  Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
15
Metric Youth Without Youth Billboard Alternative Songs
Youth Without Youth
17  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
9
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
16
The Lumineers Ho Hey Billboard Alternative Songs
Ho Hey
18  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites
Producer(s):
R.Hadlock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
17
Jack White Sixteen Saltines Billboard Alternative Songs
Sixteen Saltines
16  Last
12  Peak
13  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.White III
Producer(s):
J.White III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
18
Alabama Shakes Hold On Billboard Alternative Songs
Hold On
21  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Alabama Shakes
Producer(s):
Alabama Shakes, A.Tokic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
19
Chevelle Hats Off To The Bull Billboard Alternative Songs
Hats Off To The Bull
22  Last
19  Peak
18  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.Loeffler, D.Bernardini
Producer(s):
J.Barresi, Chevelle
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
20
Switchfoot Afterlife Billboard Alternative Songs
Afterlife
19  Last
19  Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Foreman, T.Foreman
Producer(s):
N.Avron
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | lowercase people
21
The Gaslight Anthem 45 Billboard Alternative Songs
45
23  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
The Gaslight Anthem
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
22
AWOLNATION Kill Your Heroes Billboard Alternative Songs
Kill Your Heroes
27  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
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
23
Passion Pit Take A Walk Billboard Alternative Songs
Take A Walk
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Angelakos
Producer(s):
C.Zane, M.Angelakos
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Frenchkiss
24
Gotye Eyes Wide Open Billboard Alternative Songs
Eyes Wide Open
25  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.de Backer
Producer(s):
W.de Backer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Samples 'n' Seconds/Fairfax
25
Florence + The Machine No Light, No Light Billboard Alternative Songs
No Light, No Light
20  Last
17  Peak
14  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
F.L.M.Welch, I.Summers
Producer(s):
P.Epworth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
26
The Wombats Jump Into The Fog Billboard Alternative Songs
Jump Into The Fog
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADA | Bright Antenna
27
Foo Fighters Bridge Burning Billboard Alternative Songs
Bridge Burning
28  Last
25  Peak
13  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Foo Fighters
Producer(s):
B.Vig
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Roswell
28
Shinedown Unity Billboard Alternative Songs
Unity
30  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, D.R.Bassett, E.Bass
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
29
Morning Parade Headlights Billboard Alternative Songs
Headlights
31  Last
29  Peak
11  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Astralwerks
30
Animal Kingdom Strange Attractor Billboard Alternative Songs
Strange Attractor
33  Last
30  Peak
11  Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Boombox
31
Atlas Genius Trojans Billboard Alternative Songs
Trojans
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

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
32
Rise Against Wait For Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Wait For Me
40  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DGC
33
Soundgarden Live To Rise Billboard Alternative Songs
Live To Rise
34  Last
12  Peak
13  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.J.Cornell
Producer(s):
A.Kasper, Soundgarden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Marvel
34
Rome Dedication Billboard Alternative Songs
Dedication
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
35
Dead Sara Weatherman Billboard Alternative Songs
Weatherman
39  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Pocket Kid
36
Eve 6 Victoria Billboard Alternative Songs
Victoria
35  Last
25  Peak
16  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED | Fearless
37
M83. Reunion Billboard Alternative Songs
Reunion
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Gonzalez, M.Kibby, J.Medal-Johnsen, Y.Gonzalez
Producer(s):
A.Gonzalez, J.Meldal-Johnsen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | M83/Mute
38
Electric Guest This Head I Hold Billboard Alternative Songs
This Head I Hold
36  Last
30  Peak
12  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown | Across The Universe
39
Foster The People Houdini Billboard Alternative Songs
Houdini
37  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | StarTime Int'l
40
The Royal Concept Gimme Twice Billboard Alternative Songs
Gimme Twice
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lava
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