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Hot Rock & Alternative Songs

Week of August 20, 2016

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 20, 2016

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  • 1
    • Ride

      twenty one pilots
    • 1
    • 1
    • 55
      • 1
      • 1
      • 55
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Songwriter(s):

T.Joseph

Producer(s):

Ricky Reed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fueled By Ramen/RRP

Biggest gain in airplay

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x7
  • 2
    • Heathens

      twenty one pilots
    • 2
    • 2
    • 7
      • 2
      • 2
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

T.Joseph

Producer(s):

M.Elizondo, T.Joseph

Imprint/Promotion Label:

DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic/Fueled By Ramen/EMG

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 3
    • Stressed Out

      twenty one pilots
    • 3
    • 1
    • 67
      • 3
      • 1
      • 67
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Songwriter(s):

T.Joseph

Producer(s):

M.Elizondo

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fueled By Ramen/RRP

RIAA Certification: Diamond
  • 4
    • Sucker For Pain

      Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa & Imagine Dragons With Logic & Ty Dolla $ign Feat. X Ambassadors
    • 7
    • 4
    • 6
      • 7
      • 4
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

A.Grant, D.M.Carter, Jr., C.J.Thomaz, D.W.Sermon, D.Reynolds, B.McKee, D.Platzman, Sir R.B.Hall II, T.W.Griffin Jr, S.N.Harris

Producer(s):

Alex Da Kid

Imprint/Promotion Label:

DC/Atlas/WaterTower/Atlantic/RRP

Biggest gain in digital sales

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 5
    • Hymn For The Weekend

      Coldplay
    • 5
    • 5
    • 32
      • 5
      • 5
      • 32
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Songwriter(s):

G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen, M.J.Tovar, V.T.Yard, S.Zant

Producer(s):

StarGate, R.Simpson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Parlophone/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 6
    • Unsteady

      X Ambassadors
    • 6
    • 4
    • 44
      • 6
      • 4
      • 44
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Songwriter(s):

A.Grant, S.N.Harris, N.Feldshuh, C.Harris, A.Levin

Producer(s):

Alex Da Kid

Imprint/Promotion Label:

KIDinaKORNER/Interscope

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x5
  • 7
    • Brand New

      Ben Rector
    • 9
    • 7
    • 24
      • 9
      • 7
      • 24
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Songwriter(s):

B.Rector, D.H.Hodges, A.Stoklasa

Producer(s):

E.Cash, D.H.Hodges

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Aptly Named/ROAR/Caroline/Capitol

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 8
    • The Sound Of Silence

      Disturbed
    • 8
    • 3
    • 37
      • 8
      • 3
      • 37
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Songwriter(s):

P.Simon

Producer(s):

K.G.Churko

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Reprise/Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 9
    • Ophelia

      The Lumineers
    • 10
    • 5
    • 26
      • 10
      • 5
      • 26
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Songwriter(s):

W.K.Schultz, J.C.Fraites

Producer(s):

The Lumineers, S.Felice

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Dualtone

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 10
    • HandClap

      Fitz And The Tantrums
    • 13
    • 10
    • 19
      • 13
      • 10
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

Fitz, S.Hollander, N.Scaggs, J.M.King, J.Karnes, J.M.Wicks, J.Ruzumna, E.B.Frederic

Producer(s):

Ricky Reed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

dangerbird/Elektra/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x4
  • 11
    • Dark Necessities

      Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • 11
    • 6
    • 14
      • 11
      • 6
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

A.Kiedis, Flea, C.Smith, J.Klinghoffer, B.Burton

Producer(s):

Danger Mouse

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros.

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 12
    • Bored To Death

      Blink-182
    • 12
    • 6
    • 15
      • 12
      • 6
      • 15
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Songwriter(s):

M.Hoppus, T.L.Barker, J.Feldmann, M.T.Skiba

Producer(s):

J.Feldmann

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Viking Wizard Eyes/BMG

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 13
    • Way Down We Go

      KALEO
    • 14
    • 13
    • 26
      • 14
      • 13
      • 26
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Songwriter(s):

J.Juliusson

Producer(s):

KALEO, M.Crossey

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 14
    • River

      Bishop Briggs
    • 16
    • 14
    • 19
      • 16
      • 14
      • 19
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Songwriter(s):

S.G.McLaughlin, I.B.Scott, M.A.Jackson

Producer(s):

I.B.Scott, M.A.Jackson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Teleport/Island/Republic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 15
    • I Went Too Far

      AURORA
    • 17
    • 15
    • 2
      • 17
      • 15
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

A.Aksnes

Producer(s):

Odd Martin, M.Skylstad

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Glassnote

Gains In Performance

  • 16
    • The Sound

      The 1975
    • 18
    • 9
    • 29
      • 18
      • 9
      • 29
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

M.Crossey, G.Daniel, M.Healy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Dirty Hit/Interscope

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 17
    • Good Grief

      Bastille
    • 15
    • 14
    • 7
      • 15
      • 14
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

D.Smith, M.Crew

Producer(s):

M.Crew, D.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

  • 18
    • Wow

      Beck
    • 22
    • 12
    • 9
      • 22
      • 12
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

B.Hansen

Producer(s):

B.Hansen

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fonograf Records/Capitol

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 19
    • Feel Invincible

      Skillet
    • 21
    • 17
    • 11
      • 21
      • 17
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

J.L.Cooper, S.Mosley

Producer(s):

B.Howes

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Hear It Loud/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 20
    • Trouble

      Cage The Elephant
    • 19
    • 19
    • 17
      • 19
      • 19
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

Cage The Elephant, D.Auerbach

Producer(s):

D.Auerbach

Imprint/Promotion Label:

DSP/RCA

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 21
    • Don't Threaten Me With A Good Time

      Panic! At The Disco
    • 23
    • 10
    • 31
      • 23
      • 10
      • 31
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Songwriter(s):

J.R.Rotem, T.Douville, C.Lehmann, J.Hansson, B.Urie, J.Sinclair, A.Salem, C.Pierson, F.Schneider, J.Strickland, C.Wilson, R.Wilson

Producer(s):

J.R.Rotem, J.Sinclair

Imprint/Promotion Label:

DCD2/Fueled By Ramen/RRP

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 22
    • Somebody Else

      The 1975
    • 27
    • 13
    • 22
      • 27
      • 13
      • 22
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

G.Daniel, M.Crossey, M.Healy

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Dirty Hit/Interscope

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Platinum x2
  • 23
    • All We Ever Knew

      The Head And The Heart
    • 28
    • 23
    • 9
      • 28
      • 23
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

The Head And The Heart

Producer(s):

J.Joyce

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 24
    • You Don't Get Me High Anymore

      Phantogram
    • 24
    • 24
    • 6
      • 24
      • 24
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

E.B.Frederic, J.Carter, S.Barthel, D.D.Wilson, E.Bocage, A.Scramuzza

Producer(s):

Ricky Reed, J.Carter, S.Barthel, D.D.Wilson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Republic

  • 25
    • The Devil's Bleeding Crown

      Volbeat
    • 29
    • 20
    • 17
      • 29
      • 20
      • 17
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Songwriter(s):

M.S.Poulsen

Producer(s):

J.Hansen, R.Caggiano, M.S.Poulsen

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Republic

  • 26
    • Something To Believe In

      Young The Giant
    • 32
    • 26
    • 14
      • 32
      • 26
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

S.Gadhia, J.J.Tilley, E.Cannata, F.Comtois, P.Doostzadeh, A.Salibian

Producer(s):

A.Salibian

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fueled By Ramen/RRP

Gains In Performance

  • 27
    • Asking For It

      Shinedown
    • 31
    • 27
    • 12
      • 31
      • 27
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

B.Smith, D.R.Bassett

Producer(s):

D.R.Bassett

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

  • 28 NEW
  • NEW
    • Fake It

      Bastille
    • -
    • 28
    • 1
      • -
      • 28
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

D.Smith, M.Crew

Producer(s):

M.Crew, D.Smith

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Highest ranking debut

Gains In Performance

  • 29
    • Cleopatra

      The Lumineers
    • 35
    • 11
    • 18
      • 35
      • 11
      • 18
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Songwriter(s):

W.K.Schultz, J.C.Fraites, S.Felice

Producer(s):

S.Felice

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Dualtone

Gains In Performance

  • 30
    • Up&Up

      Coldplay
    • 33
    • 30
    • 11
      • 33
      • 30
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin, M.S.Eriksen, T.E.Hermansen

Producer(s):

StarGate, R.Simpson

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Parlophone/Atlantic

  • 31
    • Happiness

      NEEDTOBREATHE
    • 25
    • 18
    • 7
      • 25
      • 18
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

W.Rinehart, N.Rinehart, I.Zmishlany, W.Phillips

Producer(s):

IdoVsTheWorld

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 32
    • Goner

      twenty one pilots
    • 37
    • 32
    • 20
      • 37
      • 32
      • 20
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Songwriter(s):

T.Joseph

Producer(s):

Ricky Reed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fueled By Ramen/RRP

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 33
    • Welcome To Your Life

      Grouplove
    • 39
    • 33
    • 3
      • 39
      • 33
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Grouplove

Producer(s):

Captain Cuts

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Canvasback/Atlantic

Gains In Performance

  • 34
    • Rotting In Vain

      Korn
    • 20
    • 20
    • 2
      • 20
      • 20
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Korn

Producer(s):

N.Raskulinecz

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Roadrunner/RRP

  • 35
    • So Alive

      Goo Goo Dolls
    • 26
    • 21
    • 14
      • 26
      • 21
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

J.T.Rzeznik, G.S.Wattenberg, D.A.E.Fuhrmann

Producer(s):

G.S.Wattenberg, D.A.E.Fuhrmann

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros.

  • 36
    • Ashes Of Eden

      Breaking Benjamin
    • 41
    • 36
    • 3
      • 41
      • 36
      • 3
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Songwriter(s)