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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
16
WEEKS ON CHART
Renegades
Songwriter(s)
A.Grant, S.N.Harris, N.Feldshuh, C.Harris, A.Levin
Producer(s)
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER

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1
X Ambassadors Renegades Billboard Alternative Songs
Renegades
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Grant, S.N.Harris, N.Feldshuh, C.Harris, A.Levin
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
2
twenty one pilots Tear In My Heart Billboard Alternative Songs
Tear In My Heart
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Joseph
Producer(s):
Ricky Reed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
3
Beck Dreams Billboard Alternative Songs
Dreams
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Hansen, G.Kurstin, Andrew Wyatt
Producer(s):
G.Kurstin, B.Hansen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Fonograf Records
4
Elle King Ex's & Oh's Billboard Alternative Songs
Ex's & Oh's
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Elle King, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
D.R.Bassett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
5
Cold War Kids First Billboard Alternative Songs
First
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Willett, M.Maust, D.Gallucci, J.Plummer, M.Schwartz
Producer(s):
D.Gallucci, L.Stalfors
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown
6
Mumford & Sons The Wolf Billboard Alternative Songs
The Wolf
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Mumford & Sons
Producer(s):
J.Ford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
7
Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness Cecilia And The Satellite Billboard Alternative Songs
Cecilia And The Satellite
Last
Peak
43  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.McMahon, J.Flannigan, A.Grahn
Producer(s):
M.Viola, J.Flannigan, A.Grahn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Crush Music/Vanguard
8
The Struts Could Have Been Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Could Have Been Me
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Slack, L.Spiller, J.Wilkinson, R.Parkhouse, G.Tizzard
Producer(s):
J.Wilkinson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | FreeSolo
9
Florence + The Machine Ship To Wreck Billboard Alternative Songs
Ship To Wreck
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
F.L.M.Welch, T.Hull
Producer(s):
M.Dravs, Kid Harpoon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
10
AWOLNATION I Am Billboard Alternative Songs
I Am
16  Last
Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.R.Bruno
Producer(s):
A.R.Bruno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
11
Panic! At The Disco Hallelujah Billboard Alternative Songs
Hallelujah
14  Last
11  Peak
16  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Wright, I.R.El-Amine, B.Urie, M.Kibby, J.Sinclair, R.W.Lamm
Producer(s):
Royal
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
12
WALK THE MOON Shut Up And Dance Billboard Alternative Songs
Shut Up And Dance
11  Last
Peak
46  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Petricca, E.Maiman, K.Ray, S.Waugaman, B.Berger, R.McMahon
Producer(s):
T.Pagnotta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
13
Of Monsters And Men Crystals Billboard Alternative Songs
Crystals
10  Last
Peak
21  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.B.Hilmarsdottir, A.R.Hilmarsson, R.Thorhallsson
Producer(s):
R.Costey, Of Monsters And Men
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
14
Coleman Hell 2 Heads Billboard Alternative Songs
2 Heads
17  Last
Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Hell, R.Benvegnu
Producer(s):
C.Hell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
15
Houndmouth. Sedona Billboard Alternative Songs
Sedona
18  Last
13  Peak
10  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Myers, K.Toupin, S.Cody, Z.Appleby
Producer(s):
D.Cobb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | Rough Trade
16
WALK THE MOON Different Colors Billboard Alternative Songs
Different Colors
21  Last
Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Petricca, K.Ray, S.Waugaman, E.Maiman
Producer(s):
T.Pagnotta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
17
BORNS Electric Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Electric Love
19  Last
15  Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Borns, T.Schleiter, N.A.Long, SUNDRONES
Producer(s):
Tommy English
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rezidual
18
Sublime With Rome Wherever You Go Billboard Alternative Songs
Wherever You Go
20  Last
17  Peak
12  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG
19
Muse Dead Inside Billboard Alternative Songs
Dead Inside
15  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Bellamy
Producer(s):
Muse, R.J.Lange
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
20
Death Cab For Cutie The Ghosts Of Beverly Drive Billboard Alternative Songs
The Ghosts Of Beverly Drive
24  Last
Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Gibbard
Producer(s):
R.Costey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Barsuk
21
Modest Mouse The Ground Walks, With Time In A Box Billboard Alternative Songs
The Ground Walks, With Time In A Box
27  Last
19  Peak
11  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
22
The ARCS Outta My Mind Billboard Alternative Songs
Outta My Mind
28  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Auerbach, L.Michels, N.Movshon, H.Steinweiss
Producer(s):
D.Auerbach, L.Michels
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
23
Atlas Genius Molecules Billboard Alternative Songs
Molecules
25  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.W.H. Jeffery, M.D.Jeffery, F.Thaae
Producer(s):
J.Ford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
24
Glass Animals Black Mambo Billboard Alternative Songs
Black Mambo
26  Last
23  Peak
13  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Bayley
Producer(s):
D.Bayley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline/Capitol | Wolf Tone/Harvest
25
Wolf Alice Moaning Lisa Smile Billboard Alternative Songs
Moaning Lisa Smile
12  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Rowsell, J.Oddie, T.Ellis, J.Amey
Producer(s):
C.Marks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Dirty Hit
26
Halsey New Americana Billboard Alternative Songs
New Americana
31  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Frangipane, L.Principato, C.Uber, J.Mtume
Producer(s):
Lido
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Astralwerks
27
James Bay Hold Back The River Billboard Alternative Songs
Hold Back The River
22  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Bay, I.Archer
Producer(s):
I.Archer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
28
Robert DeLong Don't Wait Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Don't Wait Up
30  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.DeLong, S.D.Martin, S.Katz, T.Pagnotta
Producer(s):
T.Pagnotta, R.DeLong
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
29
New Politics West End Kids Billboard Alternative Songs
West End Kids
29  Last
25  Peak
11  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Crush Music/DCD2
30
Royal Blood Little Monster Billboard Alternative Songs
Little Monster
23  Last
18  Peak
20  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Kerr, B.Thatcher
Producer(s):
Royal Blood, T.Dalgety
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Imperial Galactic/Black Mammoth
31
Foals Mountain At My Gates Billboard Alternative Songs
Mountain At My Gates
32  Last
Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Foals
Producer(s):
J.Ford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Transgressive
32
Muse Mercy Billboard Alternative Songs
Mercy
38  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bellamy
Producer(s):
R.J.Lange, Muse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
33
Joywave Now Billboard Alternative Songs
Now
34  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Cultco
34
Catfish And The Bottlemen Cocoon Billboard Alternative Songs
Cocoon
35  Last
29  Peak
13  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.McCann
Producer(s):
J.Abbiss
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Communion/Island/Virgin
35
alt-J Hunger Of The Pine Billboard Alternative Songs
Hunger Of The Pine
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Newman, G.Unger-Hamilton, T.Green, P.L.Williams, C.Haynes, Jr., M.Cyrus
Producer(s):
C.Andrew
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Infectious/Canvasback
36
Foo Fighters Outside Billboard Alternative Songs
Outside
Last
11  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Foo Fighters
Producer(s):
B.Vig, Foo Fighters
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Roswell
37
Highly Suspect Lydia Billboard Alternative Songs
Lydia
37  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Stevens, R.Meyer, R.Meyer
Producer(s):
J.Hamilton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
300 | In De Goot
38
Meg Myers Lemon Eyes Billboard Alternative Songs
Lemon Eyes
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Good Crock
39
George Ezra Blame It On Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Blame It On Me
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
George Ezra, J.Pott
Producer(s):
Blackwood C.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
40
CHVRCHES Leave A Trace Billboard Alternative Songs
Leave A Trace
Last
19  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
I.Cook, M.Doherty, L.Mayberry
Producer(s):
CHVRCHES
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Goodbye
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