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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
12
WEEKS ON CHART
Bored To Death
Songwriter(s)
M.Hoppus, T.L.Barker, J.Feldmann, M.Skiba
Producer(s)
J.Feldmann
Imprint/Promotion Label
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
Gains in performance

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1
Blink-182 Bored To Death Billboard Alternative Songs
Bored To Death
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Hoppus, T.L.Barker, J.Feldmann, M.Skiba
Producer(s):
J.Feldmann
Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
2
Red Hot Chili Peppers Dark Necessities Billboard Alternative Songs
Dark Necessities
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Kiedis, Flea, C.Smith, J.Klinghoffer, B.Burton
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
3
Kaleo Way Down We Go Billboard Alternative Songs
Way Down We Go
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Juliusson
Producer(s):
Kaleo, M.Crossey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Elektra
4
The Lumineers Ophelia Billboard Alternative Songs
Ophelia
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites
Producer(s):
The Lumineers, S.Felice
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
5
Fitz And The Tantrums HandClap Billboard Alternative Songs
HandClap
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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
6
Cage The Elephant Trouble Billboard Alternative Songs
Trouble
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant, D.Auerbach
Producer(s):
D.Auerbach
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
7
Bishop Briggs River Billboard Alternative Songs
River
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
15
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
8
twenty one pilots Heathens Billboard Alternative Songs
Heathens
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

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Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Joseph
Producer(s):
M.Elizondo, T.Joseph
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic/Fueled By Ramen
9
Bastille Good Grief Billboard Alternative Songs
Good Grief
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Smith, M.Crew
Producer(s):
M.Crew, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
10
twenty one pilots Ride Billboard Alternative Songs
Ride
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Joseph
Producer(s):
Ricky Reed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
11
The Strumbellas Spirits Billboard Alternative Songs
Spirits
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
27
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
12
KONGOS Take It From Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Take It From Me
11  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.J.Kongos, J.D.Kongos, D.G.Kongos, D.L.Kongos
Producer(s):
KONGOS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Tokoloshe
13
Beck Wow Billboard Alternative Songs
Wow
14  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
14
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Hansen
Producer(s):
B.Hansen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Fonograf Records
14
Young The Giant Something To Believe In Billboard Alternative Songs
Something To Believe In
15  Last
14  Peak
11  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
15
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
11
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
15
Catfish And The Bottlemen Soundcheck Billboard Alternative Songs
Soundcheck
13  Last
11  Peak
18  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.McCann
Producer(s):
D.Sardy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Island
16
Phantogram You Don't Get Me High Anymore Billboard Alternative Songs
You Don't Get Me High Anymore
19  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.B.Frederic, J.Carter, S.Barthel, D.D.Wilson, E.Bocage, A.Scramuzza
Producer(s):
Ricky Reed, J.Carter, S.Barthel, D.D.Wilson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
17
The Head And The Heart All We Ever Knew Billboard Alternative Songs
All We Ever Knew
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
The Head And The Heart
Producer(s):
J.Joyce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
18
Silversun Pickups Circadian Rhythm (Last Dance) Billboard Alternative Songs
Circadian Rhythm (Last Dance)
18  Last
17  Peak
18  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Q Prime | New Machine
19
The Dirty Heads That's All I Need Billboard Alternative Songs
That's All I Need
20  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
9
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
20
Weezer King Of The World Billboard Alternative Songs
King Of The World
21  Last
20  Peak
15  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Cuomo, J.Kritzstein
Producer(s):
J.Sinclair
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Crush Music | Weezer
21
Nothing But Thieves Wake Up Call Billboard Alternative Songs
Wake Up Call
23  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Voleur
22
Lewis Del Mar Loud(y) Billboard Alternative Songs
Loud(y)
22  Last
22  Peak
16  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
23
Glass Animals Life Itself Billboard Alternative Songs
Life Itself
24  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Bayley, T.Tafo
Producer(s):
D.Bayley
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Harvest | Wolf Tone
24
Coldplay Up&Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Up&Up
25  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
9
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
25
Barns Courtney Fire Billboard Alternative Songs
Fire
26  Last
25  Peak
10  Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.G.Courtney, D.Jackson
Producer(s):
K.McIntosh, B.Jones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
26
888 Critical Mistakes Billboard Alternative Songs
Critical Mistakes
30  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
30
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
888
27
Band Of Horses Casual Party Billboard Alternative Songs
Casual Party
33  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
33
PREVIOUS WEEK
33
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Bridwell
Producer(s):
J.Lytle, Band Of Horses
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | American
28
The Avett Brothers Ain't No Man Billboard Alternative Songs
Ain't No Man
32  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
32
PREVIOUS WEEK
32
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
T.S.Avett, S.Y.Avett, R.W.Crawford, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.Rubin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | American
29
Run River North Run Or Hide Billboard Alternative Songs
Run Or Hide
31  Last
29  Peak
12  Weeks
31
PREVIOUS WEEK
31
LAST WEEK
29
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk
30
Panic! At The Disco Don't Threaten Me With A Good Time Billboard Alternative Songs
Don't Threaten Me With A Good Time
36  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
37
PREVIOUS WEEK
36
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.R.Rotem, T.Douville, C.Lehmann, J.Hansson, B.Urie, J.Sinclair, A.Salem, C.Pierson, F.Schneider, J.Strickland, C.Wilson, R.Wilson
Producer(s):
J.R.Rotem, J.Sinclair
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
31
CHVRCHES Featuring Hayley Williams Bury It Billboard Alternative Songs
Bury It
CHVRCHES Featuring Hayley Williams
35  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
36
PREVIOUS WEEK
35
LAST WEEK
31
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
I.Cook, M.Doherty, L.Mayberry, H.Williams
Producer(s):
CHVRCHES
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Goodbye
32
X Ambassadors Featuring Jamie N Commons Low Life Billboard Alternative Songs
Low Life
X Ambassadors Featuring Jamie N Commons
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
PREVIOUS WEEK
34
LAST WEEK
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
33
Pierce The Veil Circles Billboard Alternative Songs
Circles
39  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
39
LAST WEEK
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.Fuentes, C.Peoples, S.Solomon
Producer(s):
D.Korneff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fearless
34
Foals What Went Down Billboard Alternative Songs
What Went Down
38  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
39
PREVIOUS WEEK
38
LAST WEEK
34
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Transgressive
35
Finish Ticket Color Billboard Alternative Songs
Color
28  Last
24  Peak
15  Weeks
28
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Elektra
36
Broods Free Billboard Alternative Songs
Free
29  Last
26  Peak
13  Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Nott, C.Nott, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little, Broods
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
37
Weathers Happy Pills Billboard Alternative Songs
Happy Pills
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
38
The Unlikely Candidates Your Love Could Start A War Billboard Alternative Songs
Your Love Could Start A War
37  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
38
PREVIOUS WEEK
37
LAST WEEK
36
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
CO5 | Shok And Awe
39
The Hunna You & Me Billboard Alternative Songs
You & Me
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
300 | High Time
40
BORNS American Money Billboard Alternative Songs
American Money
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Borns, Tommy English, I.Lysiuk, G.Bufalino, A.Cavanagh
Producer(s):
Tommy English
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rezidual
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