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Hot Rock & Alternative Songs

Week of August 2, 2014

Hot Rock & Alternative Songs

The week’s most popular songs, ranked by audio and video streaming activity on leading digital music services, radio airplay audience impressions based on monitored airplay and sales data, all compiled by Luminate. Audience totals are derived, in part, using certain Nielsen Audio listener estimates.

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Hot Rock & Alternative Songs

Week of August 2, 2014

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  • 1
    • Ain't It Fun

      Paramore
    • 1
    • 1
    • 26
      • 1
      • 1
      • 26
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Songwriter(s):

H.Williams, T.York

Producer(s):

J.Meldal-Johnsen, T.York

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fueled By Ramen/RRP

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 2
    • Come With Me Now

      KONGOS
    • 3
    • 2
    • 25
      • 3
      • 2
      • 25
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Songwriter(s):

J.J.Kongos

Producer(s):

KONGOS

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tokoloshe/Epic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 3
    • Pompeii

      Bastille
    • 2
    • 1
    • 62
      • 2
      • 1
      • 62
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Songwriter(s):

D.Smith

Producer(s):

M.Crew, D.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 4
    • Best Day Of My Life

      American Authors
    • 4
    • 2
    • 44
      • 4
      • 2
      • 44
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 5
    • A Sky Full Of Stars

      Coldplay
    • 5
    • 1
    • 12
      • 5
      • 1
      • 12
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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

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 6
    • Habits (Stay High)

      Tove Lo
    • 6
    • 5
    • 8
      • 6
      • 5
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Tove Lo, J.Jerlstrom, L.Soderberg, D.Ledinsky

Producer(s):

The Struts

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Republic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 7
    • Team

      Lorde
    • 8
    • 2
    • 45
      • 8
      • 2
      • 45
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Songwriter(s):

E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little

Producer(s):

J.Little

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Lava/Republic

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 8
    • Riptide

      Vance Joy
    • 10
    • 8
    • 22
      • 10
      • 8
      • 22
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Songwriter(s):

Vance Joy

Producer(s):

J.Castle, Vance Joy, E.White

Imprint/Promotion Label:

F-Stop/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 9
    • Tennis Court

      Lorde
    • 9
    • 9
    • 39
      • 9
      • 9
      • 39
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Songwriter(s):

E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.Little

Producer(s):

J.Little

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Lava/Republic

  • 10
    • I Wanna Get Better

      Bleachers
    • 12
    • 10
    • 19
      • 12
      • 10
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

J.M.Antonoff, J.G.Hill

Producer(s):

J.Hill, J.M.Antonoff

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 11
    • Stolen Dance

      Milky Chance
    • 11
    • 11
    • 7
      • 11
      • 11
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

C.Rehbein

Producer(s):

P.Dausch

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Lichtdicht/Neon/Republic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 12
    • Fever

      The Black Keys
    • 13
    • 12
    • 17
      • 13
      • 12
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

D.Auerbach, P.Carney, B.Burton

Producer(s):

Danger Mouse, D.Auerbach, P.Carney

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Nonesuch/Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 13
    • Peace

      O.A.R.
    • 14
    • 13
    • 17
      • 14
      • 13
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

M.A.Roberge, N.Chapman, B.Daly

Producer(s):

G.S.Wattenberg

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Vanguard

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 14
    • Take Me To Church

      Hozier
    • 19
    • 14
    • 12
      • 19
      • 14
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

A.Hozier-Byrne

Producer(s):

A.Hozier-Byrne

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Rubyworks/Columbia

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x6
  • 15
    • Dangerous

      Big Data Featuring Joywave
    • 15
    • 15
    • 10
      • 15
      • 15
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

A.Wilkis, D.M.Armbruster

Producer(s):

Big Data

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Crush Music/Wilcassettes/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 16
    • Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?

      Arctic Monkeys
    • 17
    • 16
    • 27
      • 17
      • 16
      • 27
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Songwriter(s):

A.Turner

Producer(s):

J.Ford, R. Orton

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Domino/ADA

Gains In Performance

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    • Just One Of The Guys

      Jenny Lewis
    • -
    • 17
    • 1
      • -
      • 17
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

J.Lewis

Producer(s):

B.Hansen

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros.

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Magic

      Coldplay
    • 16
    • 3
    • 20
      • 16
      • 3
      • 20
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 19
    • My Sweet Summer

      Dirty Heads
    • 18
    • 18
    • 8
      • 18
      • 18
      • 8
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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
    • Words As Weapons

      Seether
    • 20
    • 19
    • 11
      • 20
      • 19
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

S.M.Welgemoed, Seether

Producer(s):

B.O'Brien

Imprint/Promotion Label:

The Bicycle Music Company/Concord

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 21
    • Believer

      American Authors
    • 31
    • 21
    • 5
      • 31
      • 21
      • 5
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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

Gains In Performance

  • 22
    • I Don't Want To Be Here Anymore

      Rise Against
    • 23
    • 21
    • 6
      • 23
      • 21
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

Rise Against, T.J.McIlrath

Producer(s):

B.Stevenson, J.Livermore

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 23
    • Heaven Knows

      The Pretty Reckless
    • 21
    • 17
    • 24
      • 21
      • 17
      • 24
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Songwriter(s):

T.M.Momsen, B.Phillips

Producer(s):

K.Khandwala

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Goin' Down/Razor & Tie

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 24
    • Jungle

      Jamie N Commons & X Ambassadors
    • 24
    • 10
    • 9
      • 24
      • 10
      • 9
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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

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 25
    • We Are Done

      The Madden Brothers
    • 28
    • 25
    • 3
      • 28
      • 25
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

E.Valentine, J.Madden, B.Madden

Producer(s):

E.Valentine

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 26
    • Left Hand Free

      alt-J
    • 22
    • 22
    • 2
      • 22
      • 22
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

J.Newman, G.Unger-Hamilton, T.Green

Producer(s):

C.Andrew

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Infectious/Canvasback/Atlantic

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 27
    • Cardiac Arrest

      Bad Suns
    • 26
    • 26
    • 12
      • 26
      • 26
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

G.Bennett, C.Bowman, M.Morris, R.Libby

Producer(s):

E.Palmquist

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Vagrant

  • 28
    • Lazaretto

      Jack White
    • 25
    • 15
    • 13
      • 25
      • 15
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

J.White III

Producer(s):

J.White III

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Third Man/Columbia

  • 29
    • Multiplied

      NEEDTOBREATHE
    • 34
    • 29
    • 7
      • 34
      • 29
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

N.Rinehart, W.Rinehart

Producer(s):

E.Cash, NEEDTOBREATHE

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 30
    • All I Want

      Kodaline
    • 30
    • 23
    • 9
      • 30
      • 23
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

S.Garrigan, M.Prendergrast, J.Flannigan

Producer(s):

S.Harris

Imprint/Promotion Label:

B-Unique/RCA

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 31
    • One Minute More

      Capital Cities
    • 35
    • 31
    • 4
      • 35
      • 31
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

R.Merchant, S.Simonian

Producer(s):

R.Merchant, S.Simonian

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Marvel/Hollywood/Lazy Hooks/Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 32
    • Painkiller

      Three Days Grace
    • 29
    • 24
    • 16
      • 29
      • 24
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

J.L.Andrews, N.Sanderson, B.Walst, B.Stock, G.Brown, D.Oliver

Producer(s):

G.Brown

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 33
    • 1000hp

      Godsmack
    • 38
    • 29
    • 6
      • 38
      • 29
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

S.P.Erna, Jr., T.Rombola, R.Merrill, S.Larkin

Producer(s):

D.Fortman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Republic

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • Torn To Pieces

      Pop Evil
    • 36
    • 23
    • 16
      • 36
      • 23
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

L.P.Kakaty, D.R.Bassett

Producer(s):

Johnny K, D.R.Bassett

Imprint/Promotion Label:

G&G/eOne

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 35
    • Everybody Wants To Rule The World

      Lorde
    • 40
    • 27
    • 8
      • 40
      • 27
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

I.Stanley, R.Orzabal, C.M.Hughes

Producer(s):

P.Shurkin

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Lions Gate/Republic

Gains In Performance

  • 36
    • Battle Cry

      Imagine Dragons
    • 27
    • 24
    • 5
      • 27
      • 24
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

D.Reynolds, D.W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman

Producer(s):

Imagine Dragons

Imprint/Promotion Label:

KIDinaKORNER/Interscope

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 37
    • Ballast

      Nothing More
    • 44
    • 37
    • 4
      • 44
      • 37
      • 4
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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