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HOT ROCK & ALTERNATIVE SONGS

The week of
10
WEEKS AT NO. 1
26
WEEKS ON CHART
Ain't It Fun
Songwriter(s)
H.Williams, T.York
Producer(s)
J.Meldal-Johnsen, T.York
Imprint/Promotion Label
Fueled By Ramen | RRP

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Paramore Ain't It Fun Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Ain't It Fun
Last
Peak
26  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
26
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
H.Williams, T.York
Producer(s):
J.Meldal-Johnsen, T.York
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fueled By Ramen | RRP
2
KONGOS Come With Me Now Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Come With Me Now
Last
Peak
25  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.J.Kongos
Producer(s):
KONGOS
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Tokoloshe | Epic
3
Bastille Pompeii Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Pompeii
Last
Peak
62  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
62
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Smith
Producer(s):
M.Crew, D.Smith
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin | Capitol
4
American Authors Best Day Of My Life Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Best Day Of My Life
Last
Peak
44  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Z.Barnett, J.A..Shelley, D.Rublin, M.Sanchez, M.Goodman, S.Accetta
Producer(s):
Shep Goodman, A.Accetta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dirty Canvas/Island | Republic
5
Coldplay A Sky Full Of Stars Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
A Sky Full Of Stars
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Biggest gain in airplay
Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin, T.Bergling
Producer(s):
Avicii, Coldplay, P.Epworth, D.Green, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Parlophone/Atlantic | Rhino
6
Tove Lo Habits (Stay High) Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Habits (Stay High)
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Tove Lo, J.Jerlstrom, L.Soderberg, D.Ledinsky
Producer(s):
The Struts
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Island | Republic
7
Lorde Team Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Team
Last
Peak
45  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Republic
8
Vance Joy Riptide Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Riptide
10  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Vance Joy
Producer(s):
J.Castle, J.Keogh, E.White
Imprint/Promotion Label:
F-Stop | Atlantic
9
Lorde Tennis Court Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Tennis Court
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little
Producer(s):
J.Little
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lava | Republic
10
Bleachers I Wanna Get Better Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
I Wanna Get Better
12  Last
10  Peak
19  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Antonoff, J.Hill
Producer(s):
J.Hill, J.M.Antonoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
11
Milky Chance Stolen Dance Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Stolen Dance
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Rehbein
Producer(s):
P.Dausch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lichtdicht/Neon | Republic
12
The Black Keys Fever Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Fever
13  Last
12  Peak
17  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Auerbach, P.Carney, B.Burton
Producer(s):
Danger Mouse, D.Auerbach, P.Carney
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nonesuch | Warner Bros.
13
O.A.R. Peace Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Peace
14  Last
13  Peak
17  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.A.Roberge, N.Chapman, B.Daly
Producer(s):
G.S.Wattenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard
14
Hozier Take Me To Church Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Take Me To Church
19  Last
14  Peak
12  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Hozier-Byrne
Producer(s):
A.Hozier-Byrne
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rubyworks | Columbia
15
Big Data Featuring Joywave Dangerous Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Dangerous
Big Data Featuring Joywave
15  Last
15  Peak
10  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Wilkis, D.M.Armbruster
Producer(s):
Big Data
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Crush Music/Wilcassettes | Warner Bros.
16
Arctic Monkeys Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High? Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?
17  Last
16  Peak
27  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Turner
Producer(s):
J.Ford, R. Orton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Domino | ADA
17
Jenny Lewis Just One Of The Guys Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Just One Of The Guys
Last
17  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Lewis
Producer(s):
B.Hansen
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
18
Coldplay Magic Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Magic
16  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin
Producer(s):
Coldplay, P.Epworth, D.Green, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Parlophone | Atlantic
19
Dirty Heads My Sweet Summer Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
My Sweet Summer
Dirty Heads
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.N.Watson, D.M.Bushnell, R.R.Ramirez, N.Hollowell-Dhar
Producer(s):
N.Hollowell-Dhar
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Five Seven | E7LG
20
Seether Words As Weapons Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Words As Weapons
20  Last
19  Peak
11  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.M.Welgemoed, Seether
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
The Bicycle Music Company | Concord
21
American Authors Believer Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Believer
31  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Z.Barnett, J.A..Shelley, M.Sanchez, D.Rublin, M.Goodman, S.Accetta
Producer(s):
Shep Goodman, A.Accetta
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dirty Canvas/Island | Republic
22
Rise Against I Don't Want To Be Here Anymore Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
I Don't Want To Be Here Anymore
23  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
33
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Rise Against, T.McIlrath
Producer(s):
B.Stevenson, J.Livermore
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope
23
The Pretty Reckless Heaven Knows Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Heaven Knows
21  Last
17  Peak
24  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
24
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Momsen, B.Phillips
Producer(s):
K.Khandwala
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Goin' Down | Razor & Tie
24
Jamie N Commons & X Ambassadors Jungle Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Jungle
Jamie N Commons & X Ambassadors
24  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Grant, Mike Del Rio, S.N.Harris, C.Harris, N.Feldshuh, A.Levin, J.N.Commons
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid, Mike Del Rio
Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER | Interscope
25
The Madden Brothers We Are Done Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
We Are Done
28  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Valentine, J.Madden, B.Madden
Producer(s):
E.Valentine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
26
alt-J Left Hand Free Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Left Hand Free
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Newman, G.Unger-Hamilton, T.Green
Producer(s):
C.Andrew
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infectious/Canvasback | Atlantic
27
Bad Suns Cardiac Arrest Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Cardiac Arrest
26  Last
26  Peak
12  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
G.Bennett, C.Bowman, M.Morris, R.Libby
Producer(s):
E.Palmquist
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vagrant
28
Jack White Lazaretto Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Lazaretto
25  Last
15  Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.White III
Producer(s):
J.White III
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Third Man | Columbia
29
NEEDTOBREATHE Multiplied Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Multiplied
34  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Rinehart, W.Rinehart
Producer(s):
E.Cash, NEEDTOBREATHE
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
30
Kodaline All I Want Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
All I Want
30  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
S.Garrigan, M.Prendergrast, J.Flannigan
Producer(s):
S.Harris
Imprint/Promotion Label:
B-Unique | RCA
31
Capital Cities One Minute More Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
One Minute More
35  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Merchant, S.Simonian
Producer(s):
R.Merchant, S.Simonian
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Marvel/Hollywood/Lazy Hooks | Capitol
32
Three Days Grace Painkiller Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Painkiller
29  Last
24  Peak
16  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.L.Andrews, N.Sanderson, B.Walst, B.Stock, G.Brown, D.Oliver
Producer(s):
G.Brown
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
33
Godsmack 1000hp Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
1000hp
38  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.P.Erna, Jr., T.Rombola, R.Merrill, S.Larkin
Producer(s):
D.Fortman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
34
Pop Evil Torn To Pieces Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Torn To Pieces
36  Last
23  Peak
16  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.P.Kakaty, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
Johnny K, D.R.Bassett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
G&G | eOne
35
Lorde Everybody Wants To Rule The World Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Everybody Wants To Rule The World
40  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
40
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
I.Stanley, R.Orzabal, C.M.Hughes
Producer(s):
P.Shurkin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Lions Gate | Republic
36
Imagine Dragons Battle Cry Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Battle Cry
27  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, D.W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman
Producer(s):
Imagine Dragons
Imprint/Promotion Label:
KIDinaKORNER | Interscope
37
Nothing More Ballast Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Ballast
44  Last
37  Peak
Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.T.Hawkins, M.Vollelunga, D.Oliver, W.Hoffman, S.C.Stevens, P.Estrada
Producer(s):
W.Hoffman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Eleven Seven | E7LG
38
Wild Cub Thunder Clatter Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Thunder Clatter
39  Last
34  Peak
15  Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
K.E.Dewitt, J.W.Bullock
Producer(s):
D.Morris, Wild Cub
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Mom + Pop
39
Avenged Sevenfold This Means War Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
This Means War
42  Last
39  Peak
10  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
10
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.
40
alt-J Hunger Of The Pine Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Hunger Of The Pine
41  Last
40  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Newman, G.Unger-Hamilton, T.Green, P.L.Williams, C.Haynes, Jr., M.Cyrus
Producer(s):
C.Andrew
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Infectious/Canvasback | Atlantic
41
Linkin Park Until It's Gone Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Until It's Gone
45  Last
17  Peak
10  Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Linkin Park
Producer(s):
M.Shinoda, B.Delson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Machine Shop | Warner Bros.
42
twenty one pilots Car Radio Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Car Radio
46  Last
20  Peak
15  Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
T.Joseph
Producer(s):
G.Wells
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Fueled By Ramen | RRP
43
Birdy Not About Angels Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Not About Angels
37  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Birdy
Producer(s):
J.Van Den Bogaerde, R.Evans
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
44
Soko We Might Be Dead By Tomorrow Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
We Might Be Dead By Tomorrow
32  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
S.Sokolinski
Producer(s):
Soko
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Babycat | Community
45
The Fray Break Your Plans Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Break Your Plans
48  Last
45  Peak
Weeks
48
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
45
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
The Fray, W.A.Hector, J.Berg, C.Falk, R.Yacoub
Producer(s):
S.D.Price
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
46
Cage The Elephant Take It Or Leave It Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Take It Or Leave It
Last
46  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
46
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant
Producer(s):
J.Joyce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
DSP | RCA
47
Five Finger Death Punch House Of The Rising Sun Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
House Of The Rising Sun
47  Last
26  Peak
19  Weeks
47
LAST WEEK
50
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Z.Bathory, Jason Hook, Ivan Moody, K.G.Churko
Producer(s):
K.G.Churko, Five Finger Death Punch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Prospect Park
48
Bleachers Rollercoaster Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Rollercoaster
Last
48  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
48
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.M.Antonoff, J.Hill
Producer(s):
G.Kurstin, J.Hill, J.M.Antonoff
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
49
Foster The People Best Friend Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
Best Friend
50  Last
21  Peak
12  Weeks
50
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
M.D.Foster, I.D.Innis
Producer(s):
P.Epworth
Imprint/Promotion Label:
StarTime Int'l | Columbia
50
Starset My Demons Billboard Hot Rock & Alternative Songs
My Demons
Last
50  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
50
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Bates, S.Aiello, R.D.Graves
Producer(s):
R.D.Graves
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Razor & Tie
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