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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
25
WEEKS ON CHART
All We Ever Knew
Songwriter(s)
The Head And The Heart
Producer(s)
J.Joyce
Imprint/Promotion Label
Warner Bros.
Gains in performance

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The Head And The Heart All We Ever Knew Billboard Alternative Songs
All We Ever Knew
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
The Head And The Heart
Producer(s):
J.Joyce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
2
Kings Of Leon Waste A Moment Billboard Alternative Songs
Waste A Moment
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, N.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill
Producer(s):
M.Dravs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
3
twenty one pilots Heathens Billboard Alternative Songs
Heathens
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

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
4
Judah & The Lion Take It All Back Billboard Alternative Songs
Take It All Back
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.L.Akers, N.E.Zuercher, B.V.Macdonald, S.M.Cross
Producer(s):
D.Cobb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Cletus The Van
5
Cage The Elephant Trouble Billboard Alternative Songs
Trouble
Last
Peak
33  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant, D.Auerbach
Producer(s):
D.Auerbach
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
6
Grouplove Welcome To Your Life Billboard Alternative Songs
Welcome To Your Life
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Grouplove
Producer(s):
Captain Cuts
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Canvasback
7
Blink-182 She's Out Of Her Mind Billboard Alternative Songs
She's Out Of Her Mind
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Hoppus, T.L.Barker, J.Feldmann, M.T.Skiba
Producer(s):
J.Feldmann
Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Viking Wizard Eyes
8
Kaleo Way Down We Go Billboard Alternative Songs
Way Down We Go
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Juliusson
Producer(s):
Kaleo, M.Crossey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Elektra
9
Bastille Good Grief Billboard Alternative Songs
Good Grief
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Smith, M.Crew
Producer(s):
M.Crew, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
10
Jimmy Eat World Sure And Certain Billboard Alternative Songs
Sure And Certain
10  Last
10  Peak
13  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Adkins, R.Burch, Z.Lind, T.Linton
Producer(s):
J.Meldal-Johnsen, Jimmy Eat World
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Exotic Location
11
The Lumineers Ophelia Billboard Alternative Songs
Ophelia
11  Last
Peak
42  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites
Producer(s):
The Lumineers, S.Felice
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
12
Green Day Still Breathing Billboard Alternative Songs
Still Breathing
17  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool, A.Slack, L.Spiller, J.Wilkinson, R.Parkhouse, G.Tizzard
Producer(s):
Green Day
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
13
COIN Talk Too Much Billboard Alternative Songs
Talk Too Much
13  Last
13  Peak
15  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Lawrence, J.Memmel, P.Walsh, C.J.Baran, T.Pagnotta
Producer(s):
T.Pagnotta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | StarTime Int'l
14
k.flay Blood In The Cut Billboard Alternative Songs
Blood In The Cut
12  Last
12  Peak
12  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Night Street
15
Saint Motel Move Billboard Alternative Songs
Move
16  Last
15  Peak
11  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.L.Jackson, A.D.Moore Sharp, C.Lerdamornpong, G.S.Erwin
Producer(s):
L.Stalfors
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Elektra
16
Empire Of The Sun High And Low Billboard Alternative Songs
High And Low
14  Last
14  Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Steele, N.Littlemore, J.Sloan, P.Mayes
Producer(s):
L.Steele, N.Littlemore, P.Mayes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | The Sleepy Jackson/Astralwerks
17
Red Hot Chili Peppers Go Robot Billboard Alternative Songs
Go Robot
19  Last
17  Peak
10  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Kiedis, Flea, C.Smith, J.Klinghoffer
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
18
Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness Fire Escape Billboard Alternative Songs
Fire Escape
21  Last
18  Peak
10  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.McMahon, D.Omelio, G.S.Wattenberg, D.A.E.Fuhrmann
Producer(s):
ROBOPOP, G.S.Wattenberg, D.A.E.Fuhrmann
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Crush Music/Vanguard
19
The 1975 Somebody Else Billboard Alternative Songs
Somebody Else
20  Last
19  Peak
18  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Healy, G.Daniel, A.Hann, R.S.MacDonald
Producer(s):
G.Daniel, M.Crossey, M.Healy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Dirty Hit
20
The Lumineers Cleopatra Billboard Alternative Songs
Cleopatra
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites, S.Felice
Producer(s):
S.Felice
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
21
The Strumbellas We Don't Know Billboard Alternative Songs
We Don't Know
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Ward, D.Ritter, D.James, J.Drury, J.Hembrey, J.Setterington, B.Pickett
Producer(s):
D.Schiffman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
22
Catfish And The Bottlemen 7 Billboard Alternative Songs
7
23  Last
22  Peak
13  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
V.McCann
Producer(s):
D.Sardy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Island
23
Coldplay Hymn For The Weekend Billboard Alternative Songs
Hymn For The Weekend
25  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, M.J.Tovar, V.T.Yard, S.Zant
Producer(s):
StarGate, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Parlophone
24
Green Day Bang Bang Billboard Alternative Songs
Bang Bang
18  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool
Producer(s):
Green Day
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
25
Fitz And The Tantrums Roll Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Roll Up
26  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Fitz, N.Scaggs, J.M.King, J.Karnes, J.Ruzumna, J.M.Wicks, S.Hollander, G.Michaels
Producer(s):
J.Shatkin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | dangerbird/Elektra
26
Bob Moses Tearing Me Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Tearing Me Up
27  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
T.Howie, Jim Vallance
Producer(s):
T.Howie, J.Vallance
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino
27
The Dirty Heads Oxygen Billboard Alternative Songs
Oxygen
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
28
The Struts Put Your Money On Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Put Your Money On Me
28  Last
22  Peak
17  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | FreeSolo
29
Capital Cities Vowels Billboard Alternative Songs
Vowels
30  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Lazy Hooks
30
Bishop Briggs Wild Horses Billboard Alternative Songs
Wild Horses
31  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.G.McLaughlin, M.A.Jackson, I.B.Scott
Producer(s):
I.B.Scott, M.A.Jackson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Teleport/Island
31
Bleeker Highway Billboard Alternative Songs
Highway
33  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
32
DREAMERS Sweet Disaster Billboard Alternative Songs
Sweet Disaster
32  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.Wold, F.Thaae, M.Nelson
Producer(s):
K.Augunas, F.Thaae
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Fairfax
33
Milky Chance Cocoon Billboard Alternative Songs
Cocoon
36  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Rehbein, P.Dausch
Producer(s):
C.Rehbein, P.Dausch, T.Kuhn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lichtdicht/Neon
34
Highly Suspect My Name Is Human Billboard Alternative Songs
My Name Is Human
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
3
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
35
Warpaint New Song Billboard Alternative Songs
New Song
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rough Trade
36
The Revivalists Wish I Knew You Billboard Alternative Songs
Wish I Knew You
37  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.W.Shaw, G.Gekas
Producer(s):
The Revivalists
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Washington Square/Wind-up
37
The xx On Hold Billboard Alternative Songs
On Hold
40  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Madley Croft, O.Sim, J.Smith, S.Allen, D.Hall, J.Oates
Producer(s):
J.Smith, R.McDonald
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group/In2une | Young Turks
38
Mondo Cozmo Shine Billboard Alternative Songs
Shine
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Ostrander, A.F.Pullman Ostrander
Producer(s):
Mondo Cozmo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
39
Sundara Karma Loveblood Billboard Alternative Songs
Loveblood
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | 203/Believe
40
Lewis Del Mar Painting (Masterpiece) Billboard Alternative Songs
Painting (Masterpiece)
38  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
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