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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
2
LAST WEEK
15
WEEKS ON CHART
Whatever It Takes
Songwriter(s)
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman, J.Little
Producer(s)
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
Gains in performance

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1
Imagine Dragons Whatever It Takes Billboard Alternative Songs
Whatever It Takes
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
2
Portugal. The Man Live In The Moment Billboard Alternative Songs
Live In The Moment
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Portugal. The Man, J.Hill, A.Malik
Producer(s):
J.Hill
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
3
AJR Featuring Rivers Cuomo Sober Up Billboard Alternative Songs
Sober Up
AJR Featuring Rivers Cuomo
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED | AJR/BMG
4
Foster The People Sit Next To Me Billboard Alternative Songs
Sit Next To Me
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.D.Foster, J.Newman, O.Goldstein, J.Abraham, L.Stalfors
Producer(s):
J.Abraham, OLIGEE
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
5
The Killers Run For Cover Billboard Alternative Songs
Run For Cover
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Stoermer, S.D.Price, A.Cameron, G.Lee, B.Marley, R.J.Vannucci, Jr., B.Flowers
Producer(s):
Jacknife Lee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Island
6
WALK THE MOON One Foot Billboard Alternative Songs
One Foot
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Petricca, E.Maiman, K.Ray, S.Waugaman, B.Berger, R.McMahon, R.Rabin
Producer(s):
M.Crossey, Captain Cuts
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
7
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lovelytheband Broken Billboard Alternative Songs
Broken
lovelytheband
Last
Peak
16  Weeks

8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Medice, M.A.Collins, S.Derosa
Producer(s):
C.Medice, C.Park
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED
8
Alice Merton No Roots Billboard Alternative Songs
No Roots
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Merton, N.Rebscher
Producer(s):
N.Rebscher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Paper Plane
9
Muse Thought Contagion Billboard Alternative Songs
Thought Contagion
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bellamy
Producer(s):
Muse, R.Costey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
10
Portugal. The Man Feel It Still Billboard Alternative Songs
Feel It Still
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Portugal. The Man, A.Taccone, J.Hill, R. Bateman, F. Gorman, B.Holland
Producer(s):
J.Hill, A.Taccone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
11
Moon Taxi Two High Billboard Alternative Songs
Two High
12  Last
11  Peak
21  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.J.Bailey, T.E.Putnam, R.T.Ritter, T.Terndrup, S.R.Thomson
Producer(s):
S.R.Thomson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
12
Thirty Seconds To Mars Dangerous Night Billboard Alternative Songs
Dangerous Night
14  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Leto, S.Aiello
Producer(s):
J.Leto, Zedd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
13
Beck Up All Night Billboard Alternative Songs
Up All Night
11  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Hansen, G.Kurstin
Producer(s):
B.Hansen, G.Kurstin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Fonograf Records
14
Manchester Orchestra The Gold Billboard Alternative Songs
The Gold
15  Last
14  Peak
23  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Hull
Producer(s):
C.Marks, A.Hull, R.McDowell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Loma Vista
15
AWOLNATION Handyman Billboard Alternative Songs
Handyman
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.R.Bruno, M.Walloch
Producer(s):
A.R.Bruno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
16
Sir Sly &Run Billboard Alternative Songs
&Run
17  Last
16  Peak
14  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Jacobs, J.Suwito, H.Coplen
Producer(s):
J.Suwito, H.Coplen, L.Jacobs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
17
Vance Joy Saturday Sun Billboard Alternative Songs
Saturday Sun
21  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Vance Joy, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
D.R.Bassett, E.White
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
18
CHVRCHES Get Out Billboard Alternative Songs
Get Out
22  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
I.Cook, M.Doherty, G.Kurstin, L.Mayberry
Producer(s):
G.Kurstin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Goodbye
19
Dirty Heads Featuring The Unlikely Candidates Celebrate Billboard Alternative Songs
Celebrate
Dirty Heads Featuring The Unlikely Candidates
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.N.Watson, D.M.Bushnell, J.Miller, J.Bell, K.Morris
Producer(s):
HEAVY
Imprint/Promotion Label:
E7LG | Five Seven
20
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats You Worry Me Billboard Alternative Songs
You Worry Me
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Rateliff, L.Mossman
Producer(s):
R.Swift
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Bottleneck/Stax
21
Rise Against House On Fire Billboard Alternative Songs
House On Fire
24  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Barnes, Z.Blair, J.Principe, T.McIlrath
Producer(s):
N.Raskulinecz
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
22
The Neighbourhood Scary Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Scary Love
25  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.J.Rutherford, Z.Abels, J.Freeman, B.Fried, M. Margott, L.Stalfors, M.McGarity
Producer(s):
L.Stalfors, Mighty Mike
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | [r]evolve
23
St. Vincent Los Ageless Billboard Alternative Songs
Los Ageless
28  Last
23  Peak
12  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.E.Clark
Producer(s):
St. Vincent, J.M.Antonoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Loma Vista
24
Joywave Doubt Billboard Alternative Songs
Doubt
29  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | Cultco
25
Sofi Tukker Featuring NERVO, The Knocks & Alisa Ueno Best Friend Billboard Alternative Songs
Best Friend
Sofi Tukker Featuring NERVO, The Knocks & Alisa Ueno
27  Last
15  Peak
16  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Wawley-Weld, T.Halpern, O.M.Nervo, M.Nervo, J.Patterson, A.Ueno, H.Kawanabe
Producer(s):
Sofi Tukker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Ultra
26
Jack White Connected By Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Connected By Love
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.White III
Producer(s):
J.White III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
27
Judah & The Lion Going To Mars Billboard Alternative Songs
Going To Mars
30  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Cletus The Van
28
Weezer Happy Hour Billboard Alternative Songs
Happy Hour
19  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Cuomo, C.Sernel, S.Bowe
Producer(s):
Butch Walker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Weezer/Crush Music/Atlantic
29
Two Feet I Feel Like I'm Drowning Billboard Alternative Songs
I Feel Like I'm Drowning
Two Feet
32  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Z.W.Dess
Producer(s):
Two Feet
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
30
Dashboard Confessional We Fight Billboard Alternative Songs
We Fight
20  Last
14  Peak
15  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Carrabba
Producer(s):
J.Clark, C.Carrabba, C.Brittain
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | Fueled By Ramen
31
Robert DeLong + K.Flay Favorite Color Is Blue Billboard Alternative Songs
Favorite Color Is Blue
Robert DeLong + K.Flay
38  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.DeLong, K.Flaherty
Producer(s):
R.DeLong
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
32
Blue October I Hope You're Happy Billboard Alternative Songs
I Hope You're Happy
33  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.S.Furstenfeld, S.N.Schiltz
Producer(s):
J.S.Furstenfeld
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Brando | Up Down
33
Superorganism Everybody Wants To Be Famous Billboard Alternative Songs
Everybody Wants To Be Famous
Superorganism
39  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADA | Domino
34
Mansionair Astronaut (Something About Your Love) Billboard Alternative Songs
Astronaut (Something About Your Love)
31  Last
30  Peak
10  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
35
Nothing But Thieves Sorry Billboard Alternative Songs
Sorry
36  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Langridge-Brown, C.Mason, D.Craik, J.Emery, J.Irvin, M.Crossey
Producer(s):
M.Crossey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Voleur
36
Jack White Over And Over And Over Billboard Alternative Songs
Over And Over And Over
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):
J.White III
Producer(s):
J.White III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Third Man
37
SYML Where's My Love Billboard Alternative Songs
Where's My Love
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Fennell
Producer(s):
B.Fennell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk
38
Amy Shark Adore Billboard Alternative Songs
Adore
35  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Wonderlick
39
The Wombats Turn Billboard Alternative Songs
Turn
40  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
In2une | The Wombats/AWAL-Kobalt
40
Jukebox The Ghost Everybody's Lonely Billboard Alternative Songs
Everybody's Lonely
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Jukebox The Ghost
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