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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
3
LAST WEEK
16
WEEKS ON CHART
Ophelia
Songwriter(s)
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites
Producer(s)
The Lumineers, S.Felice
Imprint/Promotion Label
Dualtone
Gains in performance

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The Lumineers Ophelia Billboard Alternative Songs
Ophelia
Last
Peak
16  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites
Producer(s):
The Lumineers, S.Felice
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
2
twenty one pilots Ride Billboard Alternative Songs
Ride
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Joseph
Producer(s):
Ricky Reed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
3
The Strumbellas Spirits Billboard Alternative Songs
Spirits
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Ward, D.Ritter, J.Drury, D.James, I.Ritchie, J.Hembrey, B.Pickett, J.Setterington
Producer(s):
D.Schiffman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
4
Blink-182 Bored To Death Billboard Alternative Songs
Bored To Death
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Hoppus, T.L.Barker, J.Feldmann, M.T.Skiba
Producer(s):
J.Feldmann
Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
5
Red Hot Chili Peppers Dark Necessities Billboard Alternative Songs
Dark Necessities
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.Kiedis, Flea, C.Smith, J.Klinghoffer, B.Burton
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
6
Fitz And The Tantrums HandClap Billboard Alternative Songs
HandClap
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Fitz, S.Hollander, N.Scaggs, J.M.King, J.Karnes, J.M.Wicks, J.Ruzumna, E.B.Frederic
Producer(s):
Ricky Reed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | dangerbird/Elektra
7
Kaleo Way Down We Go Billboard Alternative Songs
Way Down We Go
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Juliusson
Producer(s):
Kaleo, M.Crossey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Elektra
8
The Struts Kiss This Billboard Alternative Songs
Kiss This
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Spiller, A.Slack, J.Wilkinson, R.Parkhouse, G.Tizzard
Producer(s):
J.Wilkinson, Red Triangle
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | FreeSolo
9
Cold War Kids First Billboard Alternative Songs
First
10  Last
Peak
61  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
61
WEEKS ON CHART

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
10
AWOLNATION Woman Woman Billboard Alternative Songs
Woman Woman
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
A.R.Bruno
Producer(s):
A.R.Bruno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
11
Empire Of The Sun Walking On A Dream Billboard Alternative Songs
Walking On A Dream
11  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.Steele, J.Sloan, N.Littlemore
Producer(s):
L.Steele, N.Littlemore
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | The Sleepy Jackson/Virgin/Astralwerks
12
KONGOS Take It From Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Take It From Me
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.J.Kongos, J.D.Kongos, D.G.Kongos, D.L.Kongos
Producer(s):
KONGOS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Tokoloshe
13
Bear Hands 2AM Billboard Alternative Songs
2AM
15  Last
13  Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Rau, T.Feldman, V.Loper, T.J.Orscher
Producer(s):
T.Feldman, J.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Q Prime | Spensive Sounds
14
twenty one pilots Stressed Out Billboard Alternative Songs
Stressed Out
13  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Joseph
Producer(s):
M.Elizondo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
15
Coldplay Adventure Of A Lifetime Billboard Alternative Songs
Adventure Of A Lifetime
12  Last
Peak
30  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
30
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin
Producer(s):
StarGate, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Parlophone
16
Cage The Elephant Trouble Billboard Alternative Songs
Trouble
19  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant, D.Auerbach
Producer(s):
D.Auerbach
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
17
Catfish And The Bottlemen Soundcheck Billboard Alternative Songs
Soundcheck
16  Last
16  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.McCann
Producer(s):
D.Sardy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Island
18
Declan McKenna Brazil Billboard Alternative Songs
Brazil
17  Last
16  Peak
17  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.McKenna
Producer(s):
M.Marlow
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | High Quality Popular Music
19
Bishop Briggs River Billboard Alternative Songs
River
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.G.McLaughlin, I.B.Scott, M.A.Jackson
Producer(s):
I.B.Scott, M.A.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Teleport/Island
20
Joywave Destruction Billboard Alternative Songs
Destruction
18  Last
18  Peak
18  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Cultco
21
Young The Giant Something To Believe In Billboard Alternative Songs
Something To Believe In
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Gadhia, J.J.Tilley, E.Cannata, F.Comtois, P.Doostzadeh, A.Salibian
Producer(s):
A.Salibian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
22
Silversun Pickups Circadian Rhythm (Last Dance) Billboard Alternative Songs
Circadian Rhythm (Last Dance)
21  Last
21  Peak
11  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Q Prime | New Machine
23
The 1975 The Sound Billboard Alternative Songs
The Sound
23  Last
21  Peak
12  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Healy, G.Daniel, A.Hann, R.S.MacDonald
Producer(s):
M.Crossey, G.Daniel, M.Healy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Dirty Hit
24
Disturbed The Sound Of Silence Billboard Alternative Songs
The Sound Of Silence
25  Last
23  Peak
14  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.Simon
Producer(s):
K.Churko
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
25
Weezer King Of The World Billboard Alternative Songs
King Of The World
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Cuomo, J.Kritzstein
Producer(s):
J.Sinclair
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Crush Music | Weezer
26
Finish Ticket Color Billboard Alternative Songs
Color
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Elektra
27
The Dirty Heads That's All I Need Billboard Alternative Songs
That's All I Need
30  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.N.Watson, D.M.Bushnell, J.Gray
Producer(s):
J.Gray
Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
28
Lewis Del Mar Loud(y) Billboard Alternative Songs
Loud(y)
28  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
29
Broods Free Billboard Alternative Songs
Free
27  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Nott, C.Nott, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little, Broods
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
30
Death Cab For Cutie Good Help (Is So Hard To Find) Billboard Alternative Songs
Good Help (Is So Hard To Find)
29  Last
27  Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Barsuk
31
Radiohead Burn The Witch Billboard Alternative Songs
Burn The Witch
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.Yorke, J.Greenwood, C.Greenwood, P.Selway, E.O'Brien
Producer(s):
N.Godrich
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | XL
32
Run River North Run Or Hide Billboard Alternative Songs
Run Or Hide
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk
33
Coldplay Up&Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Up&Up
38  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen
Producer(s):
StarGate, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Parlophone
34
Barns Courtney Fire Billboard Alternative Songs
Fire
34  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.G.Courtney, D.Jackson
Producer(s):
K.McIntosh, B.Jones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
35
Kurt Vile Pretty Pimpin Billboard Alternative Songs
Pretty Pimpin
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | Matador
36
Glass Animals Life Itself Billboard Alternative Songs
Life Itself
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Bayley, T.Tafo
Producer(s):
D.Bayley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harvest | Wolf Tone
37
AURORA Conqueror Billboard Alternative Songs
Conqueror
36  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
38
Holy White Hounds Switchblade Billboard Alternative Songs
Switchblade
35  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
39
Nothing But Thieves Wake Up Call Billboard Alternative Songs
Wake Up Call
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Voleur
40
PVRIS You And I Billboard Alternative Songs
You And I
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
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