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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
5
WEEKS AT NO. 1
11
WEEKS ON CHART
Hot Thoughts
Songwriter(s)
B.Daniel, S.Dineen
Producer(s)
D.Fridmann, Spoon
Imprint/Promotion Label
Beggars Group | Matador
Gains in performance

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1
Spoon Hot Thoughts Billboard Triple A Songs
Hot Thoughts
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Daniel, S.Dineen
Producer(s):
D.Fridmann, Spoon
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | Matador
2
The Shins Name For You Billboard Triple A Songs
Name For You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Mercer
Producer(s):
J.Mercer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Aural Apothecary
3
Cold War Kids Love Is Mystical Billboard Triple A Songs
Love Is Mystical
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.Quon, M.Schwartz, M.Maust, L.Stalfors, N.Willett, J.Plummer
Producer(s):
L.Stalfors
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
4
Portugal. The Man Feel It Still Billboard Triple A Songs
Feel It Still
11  Last
Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Portugal. The Man, A.Taccone, J.Hill, R. Bateman, F. Gorman, B.Holland
Producer(s):
J.Hill, A.Taccone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
5
Lorde Green Light Billboard Triple A Songs
Green Light
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.M.L.Yelich-O'Connor, J.M.Antonoff, J.Little
Producer(s):
Lorde, J.M.Antonoff, Frank Dukes
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Lava
6
Cage The Elephant Cold Cold Cold Billboard Triple A Songs
Cold Cold Cold
Last
Peak
11  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Cage The Elephant
Producer(s):
D.Auerbach
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | DSP
7
LP Lost On You Billboard Triple A Songs
Lost On You
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
L.Pergolizzi, Mike Del Rio, N.Campany
Producer(s):
Mike Del Rio
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | Vagrant/BMG
8
The New Pornographers High Ticket Attractions Billboard Triple A Songs
High Ticket Attractions
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord
9
Ed Sheeran Castle On The Hill Billboard Triple A Songs
Castle On The Hill
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
E.C.Sheeran, B.J.Levin
Producer(s):
benny blanco, E.Sheeran
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
10
The xx On Hold Billboard Triple A Songs
On Hold
10  Last
Peak
17  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Madley Croft, O.Sim, J.Smith, S.Allen, D.Hall, J.Oates
Producer(s):
J.Smith, R.McDonald
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group/In2une | Young Turks
11
Imagine Dragons Believer Billboard Triple A Songs
Believer
14  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
D.Reynolds, W.Sermon, B.McKee, D.Platzman, R.Fredriksson, M.Larsson, J.D.Tranter
Producer(s):
Mattman & Robin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | KIDinaKORNER
12
The Lumineers Angela Billboard Triple A Songs
Angela
13  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Schultz, J.C.Fraites, S.Felice
Producer(s):
S.Felice
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Dualtone
13
The Head And The Heart Rhythm & Blues Billboard Triple A Songs
Rhythm & Blues
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
21
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
14
Rag'n'Bone Man Human Billboard Triple A Songs
Human
12  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
R.C.Graham, J.Hartman
Producer(s):
Two Inch Punch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Best Laid Plans
15
Kings Of Leon Reverend Billboard Triple A Songs
Reverend
16  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
C.Followill, N.Followill, J.Followill, M.Followill
Producer(s):
M.Dravs
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
16
Ryan Adams To Be Without You Billboard Triple A Songs
To Be Without You
20  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Adams
Producer(s):
R.Adams
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | PAX.AM/Blue Note
17
Old 97's Featuring Brandi Carlile Good With God Billboard Triple A Songs
Good With God
Old 97's Featuring Brandi Carlile
17  Last
11  Peak
12  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
ATO
18
James Arthur Say You Won't Let Go Billboard Triple A Songs
Say You Won't Let Go
21  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.A.Arthur, S.Solomon, N.Ormandy
Producer(s):
A.Beitzke, B.Spence
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
19
Sheryl Crow Halfway There Billboard Triple A Songs
Halfway There
23  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Wylie Songs
20
Passenger Anywhere Billboard Triple A Songs
Anywhere
24  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.D.Rosenberg
Producer(s):
M.D.Rosenberg, C.Vallejo
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Nettwerk | Black Crow
21
Future Islands Ran Billboard Triple A Songs
Ran
27  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.T.Herring, W.Cashion, G.Welmers
Producer(s):
J.A.Congleton
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Beggars Group | 4AD
22
Sting One Fine Day Billboard Triple A Songs
One Fine Day
22  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Interscope | Cherrytree/A&M
23
Dawes Roll With The Punches Billboard Triple A Songs
Roll With The Punches
26  Last
23  Peak
10  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Q Prime | HUB
24
Valerie June Shakedown Billboard Triple A Songs
Shakedown
25  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | June Tunes
25
Father John Misty Ballad Of The Dying Man Billboard Triple A Songs
Ballad Of The Dying Man
28  Last
25  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sub Pop
26
The Record Company Baby I'm Broken Billboard Triple A Songs
Baby I'm Broken
Last
26  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
26
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord
27
The Chainsmokers & Coldplay Something Just Like This Billboard Triple A Songs
Something Just Like This
The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
Last
27  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
A.Taggart, C.A.J.Martin, G.R.Berryman, J.M.Buckland, W.Champion
Producer(s):
The Chainsmokers
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | Disruptor
28
Fleet Foxes Third Of May / Odaigahara Billboard Triple A Songs
Third Of May / Odaigahara
Last
28  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
R.Pecknold
Producer(s):
J.Seale, S.Skjelset, R.Pecknold
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Nonesuch
29
Marian Hill Down Billboard Triple A Songs
Down
Last
29  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
J.K.Lloyd, S,L.Gongol
Producer(s):
J.K.Lloyd
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic | Photo Finish
30
Nikki Lane Jackpot Billboard Triple A Songs
Jackpot
30  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
New West
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