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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
15
WEEKS AT NO. 1
31
WEEKS ON CHART
High Hopes
Songwriter(s)
B.Urie, J.Sinclair, J.O.Youngs, L.Pritchard, S.Hollander, W.Lobban-Bean, J.Jeberg, T.M.Parks, I.Juber
Producer(s)
J.Sinclair, J.Jeberg
Imprint/Promotion Label
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen

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Panic! At The Disco High Hopes Billboard Alternative Songs
High Hopes
Last
Peak
31  Weeks

1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
31
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Urie, J.Sinclair, J.O.Youngs, L.Pritchard, S.Hollander, W.Lobban-Bean, J.Jeberg, T.M.Parks, I.Juber
Producer(s):
J.Sinclair, J.Jeberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | DCD2/Fueled By Ramen
2
Young The Giant Superposition Billboard Alternative Songs
Superposition
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Gadhia, J.J.Tilley, E.Cannata, F.Comtois, P.Doostzadeh
Producer(s):
J.Hill, Young The Giant
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Elektra
3
Cage The Elephant Ready To Let Go Billboard Alternative Songs
Ready To Let Go
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Shultz, B.Shultz, J.Champion, D.Tichenor, N.Bockrath, M.Minster
Producer(s):
J.Hill
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
4
Play
Marshmello & Bastille Happier Billboard Alternative Songs
Happier
Marshmello & Bastille
Last
Peak
27  Weeks

4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.McCutcheon, D.Smith, Marshmello
Producer(s):
Marshmello
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Joytime Collective/Astralwerks
5
Muse Pressure Billboard Alternative Songs
Pressure
Last
Peak
19  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Bellamy
Producer(s):
Muse, R.Costey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Helium-3
6
The 1975 Love It If We Made It Billboard Alternative Songs
Love It If We Made It
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Healy, G.Daniel, A.Hann, R.S.MacDonald
Producer(s):
G.Daniel, M.Healy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Dirty Hit
7
flora cash You're Somebody Else Billboard Alternative Songs
You're Somebody Else
flora cash
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Randall, S.Lleshaj-Randall
Producer(s):
flora cash
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Icons Creating Evil Art
8
Play
lovelytheband Broken Billboard Alternative Songs
Broken
lovelytheband
Last
Peak
66  Weeks

8
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Medice, M.A.Collins, S.Derosa
Producer(s):
C.Medice, C.Park
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED
9
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SHAED Trampoline Billboard Alternative Songs
Trampoline
SHAED
10  Last
Peak
12  Weeks

10
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Lee, S.Ernst, M.Ernst, A.Mendoza
Producer(s):
SHAED, A.Mendoza
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Photo Finish
10
Barns Courtney "99" Billboard Alternative Songs
"99"
Last
Peak
24  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.C.Wilson, S.Bartle
Producer(s):
M.Crossey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
11
Judah & The Lion Over My Head Billboard Alternative Songs
Over My Head
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.L.Akers, B.V.Macdonald, N.E.Zuercher
Producer(s):
D.Long, D.James, J.L.Akers, B.V.Macdonald, N.E.Zuercher
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Cletus The Van
12
Death Cab For Cutie Northern Lights Billboard Alternative Songs
Northern Lights
15  Last
12  Peak
16  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Gibbard
Producer(s):
R.Costey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Barsuk
13
WALK THE MOON Timebomb Billboard Alternative Songs
Timebomb
17  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Petricca, K.Ray, S.Waugaman, E.Maiman, O.Holter, James Alan
Producer(s):
M.Crossey, O.Holter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
14
twenty one pilots Chlorine Billboard Alternative Songs
Chlorine
20  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Joseph, P.Meany
Producer(s):
T.Joseph, P.Meany
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Fueled By Ramen
15
Play
Imagine Dragons Natural Billboard Alternative Songs
Natural
12  Last
Peak
32  Weeks

12
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee, R.Fredriksson, M.Larsson, J.D.Tranter, D.Platzman
Producer(s):
Mattman & Robin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
16
morgxn Featuring WALK THE MOON Home Billboard Alternative Songs
Home
morgxn Featuring WALK THE MOON
18  Last
16  Peak
16  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Karr, R.Marrone, Dezi Paige, C.R.Andersson
Producer(s):
R.Marrone, C.R.Andersson, M.Karr
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Hollywood | wxnderlost
17
Houses Fast Talk Billboard Alternative Songs
Fast Talk
13  Last
11  Peak
15  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Tortoriello, J.Castelli, R.L.Entwistle
Producer(s):
D.Golden, J.Castelli, Spider
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown
18
Vampire Weekend Harmony Hall Billboard Alternative Songs
Harmony Hall
19  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Koenig
Producer(s):
A.Rechtschaid, E.Koenig
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Spring Snow
19
Oliver Tree Hurt                           Billboard Alternative Songs
Hurt
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
O.T.Nickell, E.Snoreck
Producer(s):
Oliver Tree, Whethan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
20
Foster The People Worst Nites Billboard Alternative Songs
Worst Nites
16  Last
12  Peak
15  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.B.Tedder, M.D.Foster
Producer(s):
Tommy English, R.B.Tedder, M.D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
Catfish And The Bottlemen Longshot Billboard Alternative Songs
Longshot
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
V.McCann
Producer(s):
Jacknife Lee
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Island
22
Play
Imagine Dragons Bad Liar Billboard Alternative Songs
Bad Liar
24  Last
22  Peak
Weeks

24
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman, A.Volkman, J.Odegard
Producer(s):
J.Odegard
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
23
The Strumbellas Salvation Billboard Alternative Songs
Salvation
25  Last
23  Peak
11  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote
24
Billie Eilish Bury A Friend Billboard Alternative Songs
Bury A Friend
36  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.E.O'Connell, F.B.O'Connell
Producer(s):
Finneas
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Darkroom
25
AJR 100 Bad Days Billboard Alternative Songs
100 Bad Days
27  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Metzger, J.Metzger, R.Metzger
Producer(s):
R.Metzger
Imprint/Promotion Label:
S-Curve | AJR/BMG
26
Weezer Can't Knock The Hustle Billboard Alternative Songs
Can't Knock The Hustle
21  Last
10  Peak
19  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Cuomo
Producer(s):
D.A.Sitek
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMG | Weezer/Crush Music/Atlantic
27
The Glorious Sons S.O.S. (Sawed Off Shotgun) Billboard Alternative Songs
S.O.S. (Sawed Off Shotgun)
26  Last
24  Peak
14  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Emmons, J.Emmons, C.Huot, A.Paquette, F.Thaae, R.Spraker, T.Peyton
Producer(s):
Fast Friends
Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMG | Black Box Recordings
28
Foals Exits Billboard Alternative Songs
Exits
28  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
29
RUFUS DU SOL Treat You Better Billboard Alternative Songs
Treat You Better
30  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Hunt, T.Lindqvist, J.George, J.G.Evigan, M.D.Foster
Producer(s):
RUFUS DU SOL, J.Evigan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Rose Avenue/Reprise
30
SYML Clean Eyes Billboard Alternative Songs
Clean Eyes
29  Last
29  Peak
15  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk
31
half alive still feel. Billboard Alternative Songs
still feel.
half alive
32  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.W.Taylor, B.Kramer, J.T.Johnson, J.Krausse, E.Bankson, R.Kramer
Producer(s):
E.Palmquist
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | halfalive
32
lovelytheband Maybe, I'm Afraid Billboard Alternative Songs
Maybe, I'm Afraid
lovelytheband
34  Last
32  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Collins, C.Medice, J.Bell, J.R.Miller
Producer(s):
C.Medice
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED
33
Greta Van Fleet You're The One Billboard Alternative Songs
You're The One
31  Last
26  Peak
11  Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Kiszka, J.T.Kiszka, S.F.Kiszka, D.R.Wagner
Producer(s):
M.Young, A.Sutton, H.Boone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lava
34
Bear Hands Blue Lips Billboard Alternative Songs
Blue Lips
35  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Q Prime | Spensive Sounds
35
The Revivalists Change Billboard Alternative Songs
Change
38  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.W.Shaw, J.H.Ryan
Producer(s):
D.Cobb
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Loma Vista
36
The Raconteurs Now That You're Gone Billboard Alternative Songs
Now That You're Gone
33  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.White III, B.Benson
Producer(s):
J.White III, B.Benson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Third Man
37
Alice Merton Funny Business Billboard Alternative Songs
Funny Business
37  Last
35  Peak
10  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop | Paper Plane
38
The Interrupters Gave You Everything Billboard Alternative Songs
Gave You Everything
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epitaph | Hellcat
39
Matt Maeson Cringe Billboard Alternative Songs
Cringe
Matt Maeson
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Maeson, J.Flannigan
Producer(s):
J.Flannigan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Neon Gold
40
M0 Featuring Foster The People Blur Billboard Alternative Songs
Blur
M0 Featuring Foster The People
39  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Chess Club/RCA Victor
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