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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
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WEEKS AT NO. 1
30
WEEKS ON CHART
Sweater Weather
Songwriter(s)
J.J.Rutherford, Z.Abels, J.Freedman
Producer(s)
J.Pilbrow, E.Haynie
Imprint/Promotion Label
[r]evolve | Columbia

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1
The Neighbourhood Sweater Weather Billboard Alternative Songs
Sweater Weather
Last
Peak
30  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.J.Rutherford, Z.Abels, J.Freedman
Producer(s):
J.Pilbrow, E.Haynie
Imprint/Promotion Label:
[r]evolve | Columbia
2
Capital Cities Safe And Sound Billboard Alternative Songs
Safe And Sound
Last
Peak
34  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Merchant, S.Simonian
Producer(s):
R.Merchant, S.Simonian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lazy Hooks | Capitol
3
Imagine Dragons Demons Billboard Alternative Songs
Demons
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, A.Grant, D.W.Sermon, B.McKee, J.Mosser
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER | Interscope
4
Imagine Dragons Radioactive Billboard Alternative Songs
Radioactive
Last
Peak
45  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, D.W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman, A.Grant, J.Mosser
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER | Interscope
5
New Politics Harlem Billboard Alternative Songs
Harlem
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Boyd, S.M.Hansen, J.Sinclair, M.A.Viola, J.Ploch, R.Ploch, S.Ploch, N.Ploch, S.Vaden
Producer(s):
J.Sinclair
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
Daft Punk Featuring Pharrell Williams Get Lucky Billboard Alternative Songs
Get Lucky
Daft Punk Featuring Pharrell Williams
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Bangalter, G. de Homem-Christo, N.G.Rodgers, Jr., P.L.Williams
Producer(s):
T.Bangalter, G. de Homem-Christo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Daft Life | Columbia
7
Nine Inch Nails Came Back Haunted Billboard Alternative Songs
Came Back Haunted
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.T.Reznor
Producer(s):
M.T.Reznor, A.M.Ross, A.Moulder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Null Corporation | Columbia
8
Fitz And The Tantrums Out Of My League Billboard Alternative Songs
Out Of My League
10  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Fitz, N.Scaggs, J.M.King, J.Karnes, J.Ruzumna, J.M.Wicks
Producer(s):
T.Hoffer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird/Elektra | Atlantic
9
Fall Out Boy My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up) Billboard Alternative Songs
My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)
Last
Peak
22  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Fall Out Boy, B.G.Walker, J.Hill
Producer(s):
Butch Walker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decaydance/Island | IDJMG
10
Atlas Genius If So Billboard Alternative Songs
If So
14  Last
10  Peak
15  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Jeffery, M.Jeffery, S.R.Jeffery, D.Sell
Producer(s):
Atlas Genius
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
11
Grouplove Ways To Go Billboard Alternative Songs
Ways To Go
15  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Grouplove
Producer(s):
R.Rabin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Canvasback | Atlantic
12
Thirty Seconds To Mars Up In The Air Billboard Alternative Songs
Up In The Air
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Leto
Producer(s):
S.Lillywhite, J.Leto
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Immortal/Virgin | Capitol
13
Lorde Royals Billboard Alternative Songs
Royals
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Republic
14
Vampire Weekend Diane Young Billboard Alternative Songs
Diane Young
12  Last
11  Peak
16  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Batmanglij, E.Koenig
Producer(s):
R.Batmanglij, A.Rechtschaid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
XL | Beggars Group
15
alt-J Breezeblocks Billboard Alternative Songs
Breezeblocks
11  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Newman, G.Unger-Hamilton, G.Sainsbury, T.Green, C.Andrew
Producer(s):
C.Andrew
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infectious/Canvasback | Atlantic
16
Linkin Park Castle Of Glass Billboard Alternative Songs
Castle Of Glass
17  Last
16  Peak
16  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Linkin Park
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, M.Shinoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Machine Shop | Warner Bros.
17
Phoenix Trying To Be Cool Billboard Alternative Songs
Trying To Be Cool
19  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Phoenix
Producer(s):
Phoenix, P.Zdar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loyaute | Glassnote
18
Tame Impala Elephant Billboard Alternative Songs
Elephant
20  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.R.Parker, J.Watson
Producer(s):
K.R.Parker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Modular | Interscope
19
Frank Turner Recovery Billboard Alternative Songs
Recovery
18  Last
16  Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
F.Turner
Producer(s):
R.Costey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Xtra Mile/Epitaph/Polydor | Interscope
20
Mumford & Sons Babel Billboard Alternative Songs
Babel
21  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Mumford & Sons
Producer(s):
M.Dravs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gentlemen Of The Road | RED/Glassnote
21
Of Monsters And Men King & Lionheart Billboard Alternative Songs
King & Lionheart
23  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.B.Hilmarsdottir
Producer(s):
Of Monsters And Men, A.Arnarsson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
22
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert Same Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Same Love
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert
22  Last
21  Peak
14  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Haggerty, R.Lewis, M.Lambert
Producer(s):
R.Lewis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Macklemore | ADA/Warner Bros.
23
Bastille Pompeii Billboard Alternative Songs
Pompeii
38  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Smith
Producer(s):
M.Crew, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Capitol
24
Portugal. The Man Purple Yellow Red And Blue Billboard Alternative Songs
Purple Yellow Red And Blue
27  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
25
Cold War Kids Miracle Mile Billboard Alternative Songs
Miracle Mile
25  Last
22  Peak
14  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown
26
Pepper F**k Around (All Night) Billboard Alternative Songs
F**k Around (All Night)
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Law/Island | IDJMG
27
MS MR Hurricane Billboard Alternative Songs
Hurricane
30  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
MS MR
Producer(s):
MS MR
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Creep City | Columbia
28
Sick Puppies There's No Going Back Billboard Alternative Songs
There's No Going Back
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Tim James, A.Armato, S. Moore, E. Anzai, D.Child
Producer(s):
ROCKMAFIA
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DrillDown | Capitol
29
Stone Temple Pilots With Chester Bennington Out Of Time Billboard Alternative Songs
Out Of Time
Stone Temple Pilots With Chester Bennington
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Play Pen | ADA
30
Queens Of The Stone Age My God Is The Sun Billboard Alternative Songs
My God Is The Sun
28  Last
17  Peak
13  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Queens Of The Stone Age
Producer(s):
Queens Of The Stone Age, J.Homme
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Matador | Beggars Group
31
The Dirty Heads Cabin By The Sea Billboard Alternative Songs
Cabin By The Sea
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Five Seven | E7LG
32
Silversun Pickups Dots And Dashes (Enough Already) Billboard Alternative Songs
Dots And Dashes (Enough Already)
33  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird
33
Foals My Number Billboard Alternative Songs
My Number
36  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Transgressive | Warner Bros.
34
Smallpools Dreaming Billboard Alternative Songs
Dreaming
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Scanlon, M.Kamerman, B.J.Kuther, J.Intile, B.Berger, R.McMahon
Producer(s):
B.Berger, R.McMahon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
35
Jimmy Eat World I Will Steal You Back Billboard Alternative Songs
I Will Steal You Back
31  Last
23  Peak
11  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
36
The Features This Disorder Billboard Alternative Songs
This Disorder
35  Last
34  Peak
12  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Serpents And Snakes | BMG
37
Shinedown I'll Follow You Billboard Alternative Songs
I'll Follow You
37  Last
31  Peak
12  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, E.Bass, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
38
Wavves Demon To Lean On Billboard Alternative Songs
Demon To Lean On
39  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rodeo/Mom + Pop | Warner Bros.
39
Franz Ferdinand Right Action Billboard Alternative Songs
Right Action
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino
40
The Unlikely Candidates Follow My Feet Billboard Alternative Songs
Follow My Feet
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
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