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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
3
WEEKS AT NO. 1
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Fugitive
Imprint/Promotion Label
Downtown | iht/Mercer Street
Gains in performance

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1
David Gray Fugitive Billboard Triple A Songs
Fugitive
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown | iht/Mercer Street
2
Dave Matthews Band Why I Am Billboard Triple A Songs
Why I Am
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
2
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | Bama Rags/RCA
3
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
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.
Producer(s):
S.Lillywhite
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Island
4
Ingrid Michaelson Maybe Billboard Triple A Songs
Maybe
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
9
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Motown | Cabin 24/Original Signal
5
Pearl Jam The Fixer Billboard Triple A Songs
The Fixer
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
E.Vedder, M.Cameron, S.Gossard, M.McCready
Producer(s):
B.O'Brien
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Monkeywrench
6
Wilco You Never Know Billboard Triple A Songs
You Never Know
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
7
Kings Of Leon Use Somebody Billboard Triple A Songs
Use Somebody
Last
Peak
32  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
32
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill, N.Followill
Producer(s):
A.Petraglia, J.King
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RMG | RCA
8
Death Cab For Cutie Little Bribes Billboard Triple A Songs
Little Bribes
11  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
9
Colbie Caillat Fallin' For You Billboard Triple A Songs
Fallin' For You
10  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
11
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
9
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
C.Caillat, R.Nowels
Producer(s):
R.Nowels, K.Caillat, J.M.Shanks
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
10
Green Day 21 Guns Billboard Triple A Songs
21 Guns
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
B.J.Armstrong, Mike Dirnt, Tre Cool, David Bowie
Producer(s):
B.Vig, Green Day
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Reprise
11
Coldplay Life In Technicolor ii Billboard Triple A Songs
Life In Technicolor ii
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
12
Phish Backwards Down the Number Line Billboard Triple A Songs
Backwards Down the Number Line
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
JEMP
13
Mat Kearney Closer To Love Billboard Triple A Songs
Closer To Love
12  Last
Peak
27  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
27
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Kearney, R.Marvin, J.Bell
Producer(s):
R.Marvin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
14
Jack Johnson Go On Billboard Triple A Songs
Go On
17  Last
14  Peak
12  Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Brushfire
15
Train Hey, Soul Sister Billboard Triple A Songs
Hey, Soul Sister
19  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
23
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x6
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
P.T.Monahan, E.Lind, A.Bjorklund
Producer(s):
M.Terefe, Espionage, G.Wattenberg
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
16
Collective Soul Staring Down Billboard Triple A Songs
Staring Down
20  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
16
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RRP | El/Loud & Proud/Roadrunner
17
Rob Thomas Her Diamonds Billboard Triple A Songs
Her Diamonds
18  Last
15  Peak
17  Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.Thomas
Producer(s):
M.Serletic
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Emblem
18
Howie Day Be There Billboard Triple A Songs
Be There
21  Last
14  Peak
15  Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
19
The Fray Never Say Never Billboard Triple A Songs
Never Say Never
22  Last
19  Peak
13  Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
19
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
The Fray, J.King, I.Slade
Producer(s):
A.Johnson, M.Flynn
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
20
Brandi Carlile Dreams Billboard Triple A Songs
Dreams
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
30
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
21
NEEDTOBREATHE Something Beautiful Billboard Triple A Songs
Something Beautiful
25  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Rinehart, W.Rinehart
Producer(s):
J.Alagia
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
22
James Morrison Precious Love Billboard Triple A Songs
Precious Love
24  Last
22  Peak
12  Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
22
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Polydor
23
Monsters Of Folk Say Please Billboard Triple A Songs
Say Please
Last
23  Peak
Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shangri-La
24
Cage The Elephant Ain't No Rest For The Wicked Billboard Triple A Songs
Ain't No Rest For The Wicked
29  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant
Producer(s):
J.Joyce
Imprint/Promotion Label:
JLG | DSP/Jive
25
Weezer (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To Billboard Triple A Songs
(If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Cuomo, B.G.Walker
Producer(s):
B.Walker
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | DGC
26
The Avett Brothers I and Love and You Billboard Triple A Songs
I and Love and You
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | American
27
Five For Fighting Chances Billboard Triple A Songs
Chances
28  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
J.Ondrasik, G.Wattenberg
Producer(s):
G.Wattenberg, J.Ondrasik
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aware
28
Bob Schneider 40 Dogs (Like Romeo And Juliet) Billboard Triple A Songs
40 Dogs (Like Romeo And Juliet)
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Kirtland | Shockorama
29
Eric Hutchinson OK, It's Alright With Me Billboard Triple A Songs
OK, It's Alright With Me
27  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
E.Hutchinson
Producer(s):
W.Golden
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Let's Break Records
30
Diane Birch Nothing But A Miracle Billboard Triple A Songs
Nothing But A Miracle
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
S-Curve
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