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Hot Rock & Alternative Songs

Week of September 20, 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 September 20, 2014

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  • 1
    • Habits (Stay High)

      Tove Lo
    • 1
    • 1
    • 15
      • 1
      • 1
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

The Struts

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Republic

Biggest gain in digital sales

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 2
    • A Sky Full Of Stars

      Coldplay
    • 2
    • 1
    • 19
      • 2
      • 1
      • 19
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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
  • 3
    • Pompeii

      Bastille
    • 3
    • 1
    • 69
      • 3
      • 1
      • 69
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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
    • Riptide

      Vance Joy
    • 6
    • 4
    • 29
      • 6
      • 4
      • 29
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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
  • 5
    • Ain't It Fun

      Paramore
    • 5
    • 1
    • 33
      • 5
      • 1
      • 33
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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
  • 6
    • Best Day Of My Life

      American Authors
    • 7
    • 2
    • 51
      • 7
      • 2
      • 51
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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
  • 7
    • Come With Me Now

      KONGOS
    • 4
    • 2
    • 32
      • 4
      • 2
      • 32
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Songwriter(s):

J.J.Kongos

Producer(s):

KONGOS

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tokoloshe/Epic

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 8
    • Stolen Dance

      Milky Chance
    • 8
    • 8
    • 14
      • 8
      • 8
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

C.Rehbein

Producer(s):

P.Dausch

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Lichtdicht/Neon/Republic

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 9
    • Take Me To Church

      Hozier
    • 9
    • 9
    • 19
      • 9
      • 9
      • 19
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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
  • 10
    • Team

      Lorde
    • 10
    • 2
    • 52
      • 10
      • 2
      • 52
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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
  • 11
    • Dangerous

      Big Data Featuring Joywave
    • 11
    • 11
    • 17
      • 11
      • 11
      • 17
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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
  • 12
    • Believer

      American Authors
    • 13
    • 12
    • 12
      • 13
      • 12
      • 12
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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

  • 13
    • My Sweet Summer

      Dirty Heads
    • 14
    • 13
    • 15
      • 14
      • 13
      • 15
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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

Gains In Performance

  • 14
    • Left Hand Free

      alt-J
    • 15
    • 14
    • 9
      • 15
      • 14
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

C.Andrew

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Infectious/Canvasback/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 15
    • I Wanna Get Better

      Bleachers
    • 12
    • 10
    • 26
      • 12
      • 10
      • 26
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Songwriter(s):

J.M.Antonoff, J.G.Hill

Producer(s):

J.Hill, J.M.Antonoff

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 16
    • Multiplied

      NEEDTOBREATHE
    • 19
    • 16
    • 14
      • 19
      • 16
      • 14
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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
  • 17
    • Fever

      The Black Keys
    • 16
    • 12
    • 24
      • 16
      • 12
      • 24
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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
  • 18 NEW
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    • Jackie And Wilson

      Hozier
    • -
    • 18
    • 1
      • -
      • 18
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

A.Hozier-Byrne

Producer(s):

A.Hozier-Byrne, R.Kirwan

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Rubyworks/Columbia

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

  • 19
    • Girls

      The 1975
    • 23
    • 19
    • 6
      • 23
      • 19
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

G.Daniel, M.Healy, A.Hann, R.S.MacDonald

Producer(s):

M.Crossey, The 1975

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Dirty Hit/Vagrant/Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 20
    • Back To The Shack

      Weezer
    • 22
    • 20
    • 7
      • 22
      • 20
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

R.Cuomo, J.K.Hindlin

Producer(s):

R.Ocasek

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Republic

Gains In Performance

  • 21
    • Peace

      O.A.R.
    • 21
    • 13
    • 24
      • 21
      • 13
      • 24
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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
  • 22
    • Words As Weapons

      Seether
    • 20
    • 18
    • 18
      • 20
      • 18
      • 18
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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
  • 23
    • Jungle

      Jamie N Commons & X Ambassadors
    • 25
    • 10
    • 16
      • 25
      • 10
      • 16
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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

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 24
    • I Don't Want To Be Here Anymore

      Rise Against
    • 24
    • 21
    • 13
      • 24
      • 21
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Rise Against, T.J.McIlrath

Producer(s):

B.Stevenson, J.Livermore

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Interscope

Gains In Performance

  • 25
    • The Devil In I

      Slipknot
    • 17
    • 17
    • 2
      • 17
      • 17
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Slipknot

Producer(s):

Slipknot, G.Fidelman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roadrunner/RRP

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 26
    • Flaws

      Bastille
    • 29
    • 26
    • 6
      • 29
      • 26
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

D.Smith

Producer(s):

M.Crew, D.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 27 NEW
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    • Wasted Time

      Vance Joy
    • -
    • 27
    • 1
      • -
      • 27
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

Vance Joy

Producer(s):

R.Hadlock

Imprint/Promotion Label:

F-Stop/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 28 NEW
  • NEW
    • Tired Of Giving Up

      Ryan Adams
    • -
    • 28
    • 1
      • -
      • 28
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

R.Adams

Producer(s):

R.Adams, M.Viola

Imprint/Promotion Label:

PAX.AM/Blue Note/Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • Wrong Side Of Heaven

      Five Finger Death Punch
    • 26
    • 11
    • 5
      • 26
      • 11
      • 5
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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

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Cardiac Arrest

      Bad Suns
    • 27
    • 25
    • 19
      • 27
      • 25
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

E.Palmquist

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Vagrant

  • 31
    • Budapest

      George Ezra
    • 30
    • 30
    • 5
      • 30
      • 30
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

George Ezra, J.L.Pott

Producer(s):

Blackwood C.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 32
    • Edge Of A Revolution

      Nickelback
    • 28
    • 13
    • 3
      • 28
      • 13
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Nickelback

Producer(s):

Nickelback, C.Baseford

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Republic

  • 33
    • Every Other Freckle

      alt-J
    • 34
    • 21
    • 4
      • 34
      • 21
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

C.Andrew

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Infectious/Canvasback/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • Ballast

      Nothing More
    • 31
    • 30
    • 11
      • 31
      • 30
      • 11
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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

  • 35
    • Gotta Get Away

      The Black Keys
    • 38
    • 35
    • 3
      • 38
      • 35
      • 3
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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.

Gains In Performance

  • 36
    • I'm Only Joking

      KONGOS
    • 40
    • 36
    • 4
      • 40
      • 36
      • 4
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