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This week's most-played adult alternative songs, ranked by radio airplay detections on adult alternative-formatted stations, as measured by Nielsen Music.

ADULT ALTERNATIVE SONGS

The week of
12
WEEKS AT NO. 1
13
WEEKS ON CHART
Funny The Way It Is
Songwriter(s)
C.Beauford, S.Lessard, D.J.Matthews, L.Moore, B.Tinsley, T.Reynolds
Producer(s)
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label
RMG | Bama Rags/RCA

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1
Dave Matthews Band Funny The Way It Is Billboard Triple A Songs
Funny The Way It Is
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Beauford, S.Lessard, D.J.Matthews, L.Moore, B.Tinsley, T.Reynolds
Producer(s):
R.Cavallo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Bama Rags/RCA
2
Kings Of Leon Use Somebody Billboard Triple A Songs
Use Somebody
Last
Peak
23  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill, N.Followill
Producer(s):
A.Petraglia, J.King
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
3
Coldplay Life In Technicolor ii Billboard Triple A Songs
Life In Technicolor ii
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
4
Wilco You Never Know Billboard Triple A Songs
You Never Know
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
5
Green Day 21 Guns Billboard Triple A Songs
21 Guns
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool, David Bowie
Producer(s):
B.Vig, Green Day
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
6
Mat Kearney Closer To Love Billboard Triple A Songs
Closer To Love
Last
Peak
18  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Kearney, R.Marvin, J.Bell
Producer(s):
R.Marvin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
7
Eric Hutchinson OK, It's Alright With Me Billboard Triple A Songs
OK, It's Alright With Me
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Hutchinson
Producer(s):
W.Golden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Let's Break Records
8
Death Cab For Cutie Little Bribes Billboard Triple A Songs
Little Bribes
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
Bell X1 The Great Defector Billboard Triple A Songs
The Great Defector
12  Last
Peak
12  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Yep Roc
10
Gomez Airstream Driver Billboard Triple A Songs
Airstream Driver
10  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RED | ATO
11
Pete Yorn Don't Wanna Cry Billboard Triple A Songs
Don't Wanna Cry
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Yorn
Producer(s):
M.Mogis
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
12
Snow Patrol Crack The Shutters Billboard Triple A Songs
Crack The Shutters
11  Last
Peak
34  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
34
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor/Fiction/Geffen
13
James Morrison Nothing Ever Hurt Like You Billboard Triple A Songs
Nothing Ever Hurt Like You
13  Last
Peak
40  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
40
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor
14
Howie Day Be There Billboard Triple A Songs
Be There
16  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
15
U2 I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight Billboard Triple A Songs
I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight
23  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
S.Lillywhite
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Island
16
Elvis Costello Complicated Shadows (2009) Billboard Triple A Songs
Complicated Shadows (2009)
15  Last
15  Peak
14  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Specialty/Hear
17
The Script The Man Who Can't Be Moved Billboard Triple A Songs
The Man Who Can't Be Moved
17  Last
17  Peak
11  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.O'Donoghue, M.Sheehan, A.M.Frampton, S.A.Kipner
Producer(s):
D.O'Donoghue, M.Sheehan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic | Phonogenic
18
U2 Magnificent Billboard Triple A Songs
Magnificent
14  Last
Peak
20  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Eno, D.Lanois, Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
B.Eno, D.Lanois
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Island
19
Colbie Caillat Fallin' For You Billboard Triple A Songs
Fallin' For You
18  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Caillat, R.Nowels
Producer(s):
R.Nowels, K.Caillat, J.M.Shanks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
20
Ingrid Michaelson Maybe Billboard Triple A Songs
Maybe
Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Cabin 24/Original Signal
21
The Fray Never Say Never Billboard Triple A Songs
Never Say Never
21  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
The Fray, J.King, I.Slade
Producer(s):
A.Johnson, M.Flynn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
22
The Airborne Toxic Event Sometime Around Midnight Billboard Triple A Songs
Sometime Around Midnight
20  Last
20  Peak
12  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Majordomo/Shout! Factory/Island
23
Tyrone Wells More Billboard Triple A Songs
More
19  Last
15  Peak
16  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
24
Carolina Liar Show Me What I'm Looking For Billboard Triple A Songs
Show Me What I'm Looking For
27  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Wolf, T.Karlsson
Producer(s):
Max Martin, T.Karlsson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
25
Ben Harper And Relentless7 Fly One Time Billboard Triple A Songs
Fly One Time
Ben Harper And Relentless7
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Virgin
26
Jack Johnson Go On Billboard Triple A Songs
Go On
28  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Brushfire
27
James Morrison Precious Love Billboard Triple A Songs
Precious Love
26  Last
26  Peak
Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor
28
Rob Thomas Her Diamonds Billboard Triple A Songs
Her Diamonds
29  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Thomas
Producer(s):
M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Emblem
29
Matt Nathanson All We Are Billboard Triple A Songs
All We Are
30  Last
26  Peak
18  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Vanguard
30
Parachute She Is Love Billboard Triple A Songs
She Is Love
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.C.Anderson
Producer(s):
K.Kelso
Imprint/Promotion Label:
IDJMG | Mercury
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