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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
2
LAST WEEK
12
WEEKS ON CHART
Mess Around
Songwriter(s)
Cage The Elephant
Producer(s)
D.Auerbach
Imprint/Promotion Label
RCA | DSP
Gains in performance

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1
Cage The Elephant Mess Around Billboard Triple A Songs
Mess Around
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
3
PREVIOUS WEEK
2
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant
Producer(s):
D.Auerbach
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
2
Coldplay Adventure Of A Lifetime Billboard Triple A Songs
Adventure Of A Lifetime
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
PREVIOUS WEEK
1
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion, C.A.J.Martin
Producer(s):
StarGate, R.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Parlophone
3
Leon Bridges Smooth Sailin' Billboard Triple A Songs
Smooth Sailin'
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
4
PREVIOUS WEEK
3
LAST WEEK
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | LisaSawyer63
4
Cold War Kids First Billboard Triple A Songs
First
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
5
PREVIOUS WEEK
5
LAST WEEK
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
N.Willett, M.Maust, D.Gallucci, J.Plummer, M.Schwartz
Producer(s):
D.Gallucci, L.Stalfors
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Downtown
5
Mumford & Sons Ditmas Billboard Triple A Songs
Ditmas
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
7
PREVIOUS WEEK
6
LAST WEEK
5
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Mumford & Sons
Producer(s):
J.Ford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Glassnote | Gentlemen Of The Road
6
Vance Joy Fire And The Flood Billboard Triple A Songs
Fire And The Flood
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
2
PREVIOUS WEEK
4
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Vance Joy, T.E.Hermansen, M.S.Eriksen, B.J.Levin
Producer(s):
StarGate, benny blanco, R.Hadlock
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | F-Stop
7
Kurt Vile Pretty Pimpin Billboard Triple A Songs
Pretty Pimpin
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
13
PREVIOUS WEEK
9
LAST WEEK
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | Matador
8
EL VY Return To The Moon Billboard Triple A Songs
Return To The Moon
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
6
PREVIOUS WEEK
7
LAST WEEK
6
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | 4AD
9
City And Colour Lover Come Back Billboard Triple A Songs
Lover Come Back
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
10
PREVIOUS WEEK
8
LAST WEEK
8
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Caroline | Dine Alone
10
Elle King Under The Influence Billboard Triple A Songs
Under The Influence
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
21
PREVIOUS WEEK
10
LAST WEEK
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Elle King, D.R.Bassett
Producer(s):
D.R.Bassett
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
11
Kaleo Way Down We Go Billboard Triple A Songs
Way Down We Go
14  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
15
PREVIOUS WEEK
14
LAST WEEK
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.Juliusson
Producer(s):
Kaleo, M.Crossey
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic | Elektra
12
Alabama Shakes Sound & Color Billboard Triple A Songs
Sound & Color
13  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
16
PREVIOUS WEEK
13
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Alabama Shakes
Producer(s):
B.Mills, Alabama Shakes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
13
BORNS 10,000 Emerald Pools Billboard Triple A Songs
10,000 Emerald Pools
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
PREVIOUS WEEK
16
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Borns, J.Herkel
Producer(s):
Kennedy
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Rezidual
14
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats Look It Here Billboard Triple A Songs
Look It Here
19  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
22
PREVIOUS WEEK
19
LAST WEEK
14
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Bottleneck/Stax
15
X Ambassadors Unsteady Billboard Triple A Songs
Unsteady
21  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
24
PREVIOUS WEEK
21
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Grant, S.N.Harris, N.Feldshuh, C.Harris, A.Levin
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
16
Wolf Alice Bros Billboard Triple A Songs
Bros
12  Last
12  Peak
12  Weeks
12
PREVIOUS WEEK
12
LAST WEEK
12
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Dirty Hit
17
Disclosure Featuring Lorde Magnets Billboard Triple A Songs
Magnets
Disclosure Featuring Lorde
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
20
PREVIOUS WEEK
17
LAST WEEK
17
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
G.Lawrence, H.Lawrence, J.J.Napier, E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor
Producer(s):
Disclosure
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Method/PMR
18
Adele When We Were Young Billboard Triple A Songs
When We Were Young
25  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
25
LAST WEEK
18
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.L.B.Adkins, T.Jesso, Jr.
Producer(s):
A.Rechtschaid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | XL
19
Adele Hello Billboard Triple A Songs
Hello
11  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
8
PREVIOUS WEEK
11
LAST WEEK
1
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.L.B.Adkins, G.Kurstin
Producer(s):
G.Kurstin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | XL
20
David Bowie Lazarus Billboard Triple A Songs
Lazarus
26  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
26
LAST WEEK
20
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
David Bowie
Producer(s):
David Bowie, T.Visconti
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | ISO
21
Tedeschi Trucks Band Anyhow Billboard Triple A Songs
Anyhow
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
25
PREVIOUS WEEK
22
LAST WEEK
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Swamp Family/Fantasy
22
Houndmouth. Say It Billboard Triple A Songs
Say It
18  Last
13  Peak
18  Weeks
19
PREVIOUS WEEK
18
LAST WEEK
13
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | Rough Trade
23
Hozier Jackie And Wilson Billboard Triple A Songs
Jackie And Wilson
27  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
27
PREVIOUS WEEK
27
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Hozier-Byrne
Producer(s):
A.Hozier-Byrne, R.Kirwan
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Rubyworks
24
Boy & Bear Walk The Wire Billboard Triple A Songs
Walk The Wire
20  Last
15  Peak
17  Weeks
17
PREVIOUS WEEK
20
LAST WEEK
15
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk
25
Bonnie Raitt Gypsy In Me Billboard Triple A Songs
Gypsy In Me
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ADA | Redwing
26
Foals Mountain At My Gates Billboard Triple A Songs
Mountain At My Gates
23  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
23
LAST WEEK
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Foals
Producer(s):
J.Ford
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Transgressive
27
The Wild Feathers Overnight Billboard Triple A Songs
Overnight
29  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
29
LAST WEEK
27
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
28
Lake Street Dive Call Off Your Dogs Billboard Triple A Songs
Call Off Your Dogs
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
26
PREVIOUS WEEK
24
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
29
Imagine Dragons Roots Billboard Triple A Songs
Roots
28  Last
24  Peak
11  Weeks
29
PREVIOUS WEEK
28
LAST WEEK
24
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman, A.Grant
Producer(s):
Alex Da Kid
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
30
Lukas Graham 7 Years Billboard Triple A Songs
7 Years
Last
30  Peak
Weeks
-
PREVIOUS WEEK
-
LAST WEEK
30
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x7
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
L.G.Forchhammer, S.Forrest, M.Ristorp, M.Pilegaard
Producer(s):
Future Animals, Pilo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
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