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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
4
WEEKS AT NO. 1
18
WEEKS ON CHART
Riptide
Songwriter(s)
Vance Joy
Producer(s)
J.Castle, J.Keogh, E.White
Imprint/Promotion Label
Atlantic | F-Stop

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Vance Joy Riptide Billboard Alternative Songs
Riptide
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Vance Joy
Producer(s):
J.Castle, J.Keogh, E.White
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | F-Stop
2
Milky Chance Stolen Dance Billboard Alternative Songs
Stolen Dance
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Rehbein
Producer(s):
P.Dausch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lichtdicht/Neon
3
Big Data Featuring Joywave Dangerous Billboard Alternative Songs
Dangerous
Big Data Featuring Joywave
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Wilkis, D.M.Armbruster
Producer(s):
Big Data
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Crush Music/Wilcassettes
4
The Dirty Heads My Sweet Summer Billboard Alternative Songs
My Sweet Summer
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.N.Watson, D.M.Bushnell, R.R.Ramirez, N.Hollowell-Dhar
Producer(s):
N.Hollowell-Dhar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
5
Coldplay A Sky Full Of Stars Billboard Alternative Songs
A Sky Full Of Stars
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin, T.Bergling
Producer(s):
Avicii, Coldplay, P.Epworth, D.Green, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Parlophone
6
Weezer Back To The Shack Billboard Alternative Songs
Back To The Shack
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Cuomo, J.K.Hindlin
Producer(s):
R.Ocasek
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
7
alt-J Left Hand Free Billboard Alternative Songs
Left Hand Free
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Newman, G.Unger-Hamilton, T.Green
Producer(s):
C.Andrew
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Infectious/Canvasback
8
The Black Keys Fever Billboard Alternative Songs
Fever
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Auerbach, P.Carney, B.Burton
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse, D.Auerbach, P.Carney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
9
Hozier Take Me To Church Billboard Alternative Songs
Take Me To Church
13  Last
Peak
11  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Hozier-Byrne
Producer(s):
A.Hozier-Byrne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Rubyworks
10
Bastille Bad Blood Billboard Alternative Songs
Bad Blood
12  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Smith
Producer(s):
M.Crew, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
11
KONGOS Come With Me Now Billboard Alternative Songs
Come With Me Now
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.J.Kongos
Producer(s):
KONGOS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Tokoloshe
12
Arctic Monkeys Do I Wanna Know? Billboard Alternative Songs
Do I Wanna Know?
11  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Turner
Producer(s):
J.Ford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADA | Domino
13
Rise Against I Don't Want To Be Here Anymore Billboard Alternative Songs
I Don't Want To Be Here Anymore
14  Last
13  Peak
12  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Rise Against, T.McIlrath
Producer(s):
B.Stevenson, J.Livermore
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
14
Bleachers I Wanna Get Better Billboard Alternative Songs
I Wanna Get Better
10  Last
Peak
26  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Antonoff, J.Hill
Producer(s):
J.Hill, J.M.Antonoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
15
Bastille Flaws Billboard Alternative Songs
Flaws
18  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Smith
Producer(s):
M.Crew, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
16
Priory Weekend Billboard Alternative Songs
Weekend
17  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Rush, K.Sears
Producer(s):
B.Rush, K.Sears
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Loud War/Expunged
17
KONGOS I'm Only Joking Billboard Alternative Songs
I'm Only Joking
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.D.Kongos
Producer(s):
KONGOS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Tokoloshe
18
J Roddy Walston & The Business Take It As It Comes Billboard Alternative Songs
Take It As It Comes
19  Last
16  Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
19
The Griswolds Beware The Dog Billboard Alternative Songs
Beware The Dog
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Duque-Perez, C.Whitehall
Producer(s):
T.Hoffer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Wind-up
20
Tove Lo Habits (Stay High) Billboard Alternative Songs
Habits (Stay High)
21  Last
19  Peak
17  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Tove Lo, J.Jerlstrom, L.Soderberg, D.Ledinsky
Producer(s):
The Struts
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Island
21
Death From Above 1979 Trainwreck 1979 Billboard Alternative Songs
Trainwreck 1979
29  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.F.Keeler, S.Grainger
Producer(s):
D.Sardy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Last Gang
22
Young The Giant Mind Over Matter Billboard Alternative Songs
Mind Over Matter
24  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Gadhia, J.J.Tilley, E.Cannata, F.Comtois, P.Doostzadeh
Producer(s):
J.Meldal-Johnsen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
23
Thirty Seconds To Mars Do Or Die Billboard Alternative Songs
Do Or Die
23  Last
23  Peak
14  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Leto
Producer(s):
J.Leto
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Immortal/Virgin
24
The Black Keys Gotta Get Away Billboard Alternative Songs
Gotta Get Away
28  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Auerbach, P.Carney, B.Burton
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse, D.Auerbach, P.Carney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
25
Meg Myers Desire Billboard Alternative Songs
Desire
25  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Myers, A.Rosen
Producer(s):
Doctor Rosen Rosen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Good Crock
26
Joywave Featuring KOPPS Tongues Billboard Alternative Songs
Tongues
Joywave Featuring KOPPS
30  Last
26  Peak
12  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Cultco
27
The Pretty Reckless Heaven Knows Billboard Alternative Songs
Heaven Knows
26  Last
20  Peak
18  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Momsen, B.Phillips
Producer(s):
K.Khandwala
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie | Goin' Down
28
Jack White Lazaretto Billboard Alternative Songs
Lazaretto
27  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.White III
Producer(s):
J.White III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
29
Seether Words As Weapons Billboard Alternative Songs
Words As Weapons
31  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Welgemoed, Seether
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | The Bicycle Music Company
30
Spoon Do You Billboard Alternative Songs
Do You
37  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Daniel
Producer(s):
J.Chiccarelli, Spoon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Headz Under/Seven Four/Loma Vista
31
Interpol All The Rage Back Home Billboard Alternative Songs
All The Rage Back Home
33  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Banks, D.Kessler, S.Fogarino
Producer(s):
J.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | Matador
32
Bear Hands Agora Billboard Alternative Songs
Agora
36  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Cantora
33
Phantogram Black Out Days Billboard Alternative Songs
Black Out Days
32  Last
32  Peak
10  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Barsuk
34
Fitz And The Tantrums Fools Gold Billboard Alternative Songs
Fools Gold
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Fitz, N.Scaggs, J.M.King, J.Karnes, J.Ruzumna, J.M.Wicks, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
D.R.Bassett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | dangerbird/Elektra
35
The Eeries Cool Kid Billboard Alternative Songs
Cool Kid
39  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
36
Lana Del Rey West Coast Billboard Alternative Songs
West Coast
34  Last
29  Peak
11  Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Lana Del Rey, R.Nowels
Producer(s):
D.Auerbach
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor
37
Cage The Elephant Cigarette Daydreams Billboard Alternative Songs
Cigarette Daydreams
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant
Producer(s):
J.Joyce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
38
Twin Atlantic Heart And Soul Billboard Alternative Songs
Heart And Soul
40  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
39
MAGIC! Rude Billboard Alternative Songs
Rude
35  Last
19  Peak
15  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Atweh, A.D.Messinger, M.R.Pellizzer, A.Tanas, B.Spivak
Producer(s):
A.D.Messinger
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Latium
40
Broods Mother & Father Billboard Alternative Songs
Mother & Father
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Polydor
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