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Radio Airplay + Sales Data + Streaming Data = HOT ROCK SONGS
This week's most popular rock songs, based on radio airplay audience impressions as measured by Nielsen Music, sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music and streaming activity data from online music sources tracked by Nielsen Music.

HOT ROCK SONGS

The week of
21
WEEKS AT NO. 1
46
WEEKS ON CHART
Radioactive
Songwriter(s)
D.Reynolds, D.W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman, A.Grant, J.Mosser
Producer(s)
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label
KIDinaKORNER | Interscope

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1
Imagine Dragons Radioactive Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Radioactive
Last
Peak
46  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
46
WEEKS ON CHART

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, D.W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman, A.Grant, J.Mosser
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER | Interscope
2
Capital Cities Safe And Sound Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Safe And Sound
Last
Peak
29  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Merchant, S.Simonian
Producer(s):
R.Merchant, S.Simonian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lazy Hooks | Capitol
3
Lorde Royals Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Royals
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Diamond
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Republic
4
Phillip Phillips Gone, Gone, Gone Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Gone, Gone, Gone
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.A.E.Fuhrmann, T.S.Clark, G.S.Wattenberg
Producer(s):
G.S.Wattenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
19 | Interscope
5
AWOLNATION Sail Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Sail
Last
Peak
66  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
66
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.R.Bruno
Producer(s):
A.R.Bruno
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Red Bull
6
The Lumineers Ho Hey Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Ho Hey
Last
Peak
69  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
69
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites
Producer(s):
R.Hadlock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
7
Fall Out Boy My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up) Billboard Hot Rock Songs
My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)
Last
Peak
27  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Fall Out Boy, B.G.Walker, J.Hill
Producer(s):
Butch Walker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decaydance/Island | IDJMG
8
Paramore Still Into You Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Still Into You
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
H.Williams, T.York
Producer(s):
J.Meldal-Johnsen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fueled By Ramen | RRP
9
Mumford & Sons Hopeless Wanderer Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Hopeless Wanderer
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Mumford & Sons
Producer(s):
M.Dravs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Gentlemen Of The Road | RED/Glassnote
10
Imagine Dragons Demons Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Demons
Last
Peak
45  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, A.Grant, D.W.Sermon, B.McKee, J.Mosser
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER | Interscope
11
The Neighbourhood Sweater Weather Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Sweater Weather
11  Last
11  Peak
29  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
29
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.J.Rutherford, Z.Abels, J.Freedman
Producer(s):
J.Pilbrow, E.Haynie
Imprint/Promotion Label:
[r]evolve | Columbia
12
Passenger Let Her Go Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Let Her Go
12  Last
12  Peak
21  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.D.Rosenberg
Producer(s):
C.Vallejo, M.D.Rosenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Black Crow/Nettwerk | Warner Bros.
13
Lana Del Rey Young And Beautiful Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Young And Beautiful
13  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Lana Del Rey, R.Nowels
Producer(s):
R.Nowels
Imprint/Promotion Label:
WaterTower/Polydor | Interscope
14
Kings Of Leon Wait For Me Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Wait For Me
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, N.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill
Producer(s):
A.Petraglia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
15
Bastille Pompeii Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Pompeii
14  Last
14  Peak
13  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Smith
Producer(s):
M.Crew, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Capitol
16
The Civil Wars The One That Got Away Billboard Hot Rock Songs
The One That Got Away
19  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Williams, J.P.White, C.Peacock
Producer(s):
C.Peacock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility | Columbia
17
Walk Off The Earth Red Hands Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Red Hands
17  Last
17  Peak
22  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Nicassio, S.Blackwood, R.Marshall, T.Salter
Producer(s):
T.Salter, G.Nicassio, Walk Off The Earth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
18
Avenged Sevenfold Hail To The King Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Hail To The King
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.C.Sanders, B.E.Haner Jr, Z.J.Baker, J.Seward
Producer(s):
M.Elizondo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
19
Of Monsters And Men Mountain Sound Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Mountain Sound
16  Last
14  Peak
47  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.B.Hilmarsdottir, R.Thorhallsson, A.R.Hilmarsson
Producer(s):
J.King
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
20
Fitz And The Tantrums Out Of My League Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Out Of My League
21  Last
20  Peak
16  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Fitz, N.Scaggs, J.M.King, J.Karnes, J.Ruzumna, J.M.Wicks
Producer(s):
T.Hoffer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
dangerbird/Elektra | Atlantic
21
The Civil Wars Dust To Dust Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Dust To Dust
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Williams, J.P.White
Producer(s):
C.Peacock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility | Columbia
22
New Politics Harlem Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Harlem
22  Last
22  Peak
15  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Boyd, S.M.Hansen, J.Sinclair, M.A.Viola, J.Ploch, R.Ploch, S.Ploch, N.Ploch, S.Vaden
Producer(s):
J.Sinclair
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
23
Grouplove Ways To Go Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Ways To Go
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Grouplove
Producer(s):
R.Rabin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Canvasback | Atlantic
24
Kings Of Leon Supersoaker Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Supersoaker
26  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, N.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill
Producer(s):
A.Petraglia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
25
Panic! At The Disco Featuring Lolo Miss Jackson Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Miss Jackson
Panic! At The Disco Featuring Lolo
24  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.Urie, B.G.Walker, J.Sinclair, A.Salem, LoLo, A.Goose
Producer(s):
Butch Walker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen | RRP
26
Matt White Love & Affection Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Love & Affection
32  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.White
Producer(s):
M.White, W.Huart
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Bleecker Street
27
Five Finger Death Punch Featuring Rob Halford Lift Me Up Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Lift Me Up
Five Finger Death Punch Featuring Rob Halford
20  Last
19  Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Z.Bathory, Jeremy Heyde, Jason Hook, Ivan Moody, K.G.Churko
Producer(s):
K.G.Churko, Five Finger Death Punch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
28
Building 429 We Won't Be Shaken Billboard Hot Rock Songs
We Won't Be Shaken
25  Last
25  Peak
16  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Roy, J.L.Smith, C.Brown, T.Rosenau
Producer(s):
J.Ingram
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Essential | PLG
29
Lorde Tennis Court Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Tennis Court
38  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Republic
30
Of Monsters And Men King & Lionheart Billboard Hot Rock Songs
King & Lionheart
28  Last
28  Peak
14  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
N.B.Hilmarsdottir
Producer(s):
Of Monsters And Men, A.Arnarsson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
31
Pearl Jam Mind Your Manners Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Mind Your Manners
27  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.McCready, E.Vedder
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monkeywrench | Republic
32
Shinedown I'll Follow You Billboard Hot Rock Songs
I'll Follow You
30  Last
25  Peak
19  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Smith, E.Bass, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
33
Nine Inch Nails Came Back Haunted Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Came Back Haunted
29  Last
13  Peak
10  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.T.Reznor
Producer(s):
M.T.Reznor, A.M.Ross, A.Moulder
Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Null Corporation | Columbia
34
Of Monsters And Men Dirty Paws Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Dirty Paws
31  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.B.Hilmarsdottir, R.Thorhallsson
Producer(s):
Of Monsters And Men, A.Arnarsson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
35
Atlas Genius If So Billboard Hot Rock Songs
If So
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.Jeffery, M.Jeffery, S.R.Jeffery, D.Sell
Producer(s):
Atlas Genius
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
36
MS MR Hurricane Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Hurricane
37  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
MS MR
Producer(s):
MS MR
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Creep City | Columbia
37
Serena Ryder Stompa Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Stompa
42  Last
37  Peak
16  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Ryder, J.Bettis
Producer(s):
SKINS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Serenader Source | Capitol
38
Lorde The Love Club Billboard Hot Rock Songs
The Love Club
45  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Republic
39
Tame Impala Elephant Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Elephant
40  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.R.Parker, J.Watson
Producer(s):
K.R.Parker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Modular | Interscope
40
Empire Of The Sun Alive Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Alive
44  Last
31  Peak
11  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.Steele, N.Littlemore, P.Mayes, J.Sloan, S.Bach
Producer(s):
D.Sloan, Empire Of The Sun, P.Mayes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Sleepy Jackson/Astralwerks | Capitol
41
Pop Evil Trenches Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Trenches
39  Last
27  Peak
10  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.P.Kakaty, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
Johnny K
Imprint/Promotion Label:
G&G | eOne
42
MGMT Your Life Is A Lie Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Your Life Is A Lie
Last
42  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
42
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.VanWyngarden, B.Goldwasser
Producer(s):
MGMT, D.Fridmann
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
43
Sick Puppies There's No Going Back Billboard Hot Rock Songs
There's No Going Back
43  Last
43  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
43
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Tim James, A.Armato, S. Moore, E. Anzai, D.Child
Producer(s):
ROCKMAFIA
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DrillDown | Capitol
44
Phoenix Trying To Be Cool Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Trying To Be Cool
Last
44  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
44
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Phoenix
Producer(s):
Phoenix, P.Zdar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Loyaute | Glassnote
45
The Civil Wars From This Valley Billboard Hot Rock Songs
From This Valley
Last
45  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Williams, J.P.White, P.Maderia
Producer(s):
C.Peacock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility | Columbia
46
The Civil Wars Same Old Same Old Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Same Old Same Old
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Williams, J.P.White
Producer(s):
C.Peacock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
sensibility | Columbia
47
Linkin Park Castle Of Glass Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Castle Of Glass
41  Last
32  Peak
19  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
32
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Linkin Park
Producer(s):
R.Rubin, M.Shinoda
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Machine Shop | Warner Bros.
48
Lana Del Rey National Anthem Billboard Hot Rock Songs
National Anthem
50  Last
37  Peak
11  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Lana Del Rey, J.Parker, P.Foster, D.Sneddon, J.B.Bein
Producer(s):
E.Haynie
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Polydor | Interscope
49
John Mayer Wildfire Billboard Hot Rock Songs
Wildfire
Last
14  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Mayer
Producer(s):
J.Mayer, D.Was
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
50
Michael Franti & Spearhead I'm Alive (Life Sounds Like) Billboard Hot Rock Songs
I'm Alive (Life Sounds Like)
36  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.Franti, A.Newman, J.Bowman
Producer(s):
A.Newman, M.Franti
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Boo Boo Wax | Capitol
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