Kaleo’s “Way Down We Go” Ranks As Alternative Radio’s Most Added Song

Kaleo’s “Way Down We Go” is way up at the top of the weekly alternative radio add board.

The Icelandic band’s single received adds from a format-leading 13 Mediabase-monitored alternative stations this week.

Picked up by 9 stations, The 1975’s “The Sound” ranks as second-most added. Catfish And The Bottlemen’s “Soundcheck” follows as third-most added with 8 pickups, while an add count of 7 slots Silversun Pickups’ “Circadian Rhythm” at fourth on the add board.

With 6 adds each, Bear Hands’ “2am” and Jake Bugg’s “Gimme The Love” tie for fifth.

This week’s other notable alternative radio options: Declan McKenna’s “Brazil” (5 adds, 7th), Bishop’s “River” (4 adds, 8th, tie), Colours’ “Monster” (4 adds, 8th, tie), Death Cab For Cutie’s “Good Help (Is So Hard To Find)” (4 adds, 8th, tie), The Joy Formidable’s “Last Thing On My Mind” (4 adds, 8th, tie), Empire Of The Sun’s “Walking On A Dream” (4 adds, 8th, tie), Joywave’s “Destruction” (4 adds, 8th, tie), JR JR’s “Gone” (4 adds, 8th, tie), and Lewis Del Mar’s “Loud(y)” (4 adds, 8th, tie).

Written by Brian Cantor

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