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Adult Alternative Songs

This week's most-played adult alternative songs, ranked by radio airplay detections on adult alternative-formatted stations, as measured by Nielsen Music.
1 Last Week: 1

Somebody That I Used To Know

Gotye Featuring Kimbra
Last Week 1
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 12
2 Last Week: 2

Set Fire To The Rain

Adele
Last Week 2
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 16
4 Last Week: 7

Simple Song

The Shins
Last Week 7
Peak Position 4
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
5 Last Week: 4
Last Week 4
Peak Position 2
Wks on Chart 23
6 Last Week: 8

Charlie Brown

Coldplay
Last Week 8
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
7 Last Week: 6

Don't Stop (Color On The Walls)

Foster The People
Last Week 6
Peak Position 6
Wks on Chart 19
8 Last Week: 10

Drive By

Train
Last Week 10
Peak Position 8
Wks on Chart 8
  • Gains in performance
9 Last Week: 9
Last Week 9
Peak Position 7
Wks on Chart 20
10 Last Week: 5

Lonely Boy

The Black Keys
Last Week 5
Peak Position 1
Wks on Chart 19
11 Last Week: --

Shadow Days

John Mayer
Last Week --
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 1
  • [1]Greatest gainer this week
  • Gains in performance
12 Last Week: 13
Last Week 13
Peak Position 12
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
13 Last Week: 11

Watching You Watch Him

Eric Hutchinson
Last Week 11
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 8
14 Last Week: 19

We Are Young

fun. Featuring Janelle Monae
Last Week 19
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
15 Last Week: 16
Last Week 16
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
16 Last Week: 12

We Take Care Of Our Own

Bruce Springsteen
Last Week 12
Peak Position 11
Wks on Chart 7
17 Last Week: 14

Down In The Valley

The Head And The Heart
Last Week 14
Peak Position 14
Wks on Chart 17
  • Gains in performance
18 Last Week: 15

Video Games

Lana Del Rey
Last Week 15
Peak Position 15
Wks on Chart 13
19 Last Week: 17

Chains Of Love

Ryan Adams
Last Week 17
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 7
  • Gains in performance
20 Last Week: 20

Love Interruption

Jack White
Last Week 20
Peak Position 20
Wks on Chart 4
  • Gains in performance
21 Last Week: 23

Gold On The Ceiling

The Black Keys
Last Week 23
Peak Position 21
Wks on Chart 5
  • Gains in performance
22 Last Week: 18

Right Down The Line

Bonnie Raitt
Last Week 18
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 6
24 Last Week: 25

Ships In The Night

Mat Kearney
Last Week 25
Peak Position 24
Wks on Chart 4
25 Last Week: --

Happy Pills

Norah Jones
Last Week --
Peak Position 25
Wks on Chart 1
  • Gains in performance
26 Last Week: 24

Room At The End Of The World

Matt Nathanson
Last Week 24
Peak Position 17
Wks on Chart 17
27 Last Week: 21

Heartbeat

The Fray
Last Week 21
Peak Position 10
Wks on Chart 20
28 Last Week: 26

Isn't That So

Lyle Lovett
Last Week 26
Peak Position 26
Wks on Chart 3
29 Last Week: 30

California

Delta Spirit
Last Week 30
Peak Position 29
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance
30 Last Week: 27

I Won't Give Up

Jason Mraz
Last Week 27
Peak Position 27
Wks on Chart 2
  • Gains in performance