Volbeat’s “The Devil’s Bleeding Crown” Claims #1 at Active Rock Radio

Volbeat [The Devil's Bleeding Crown Cover | Republic Records]

Volbeat’s “The Devil’s Bleeding Crown” claims the top spot on this week’s Mediabase active rock chart.

The single received ~1,916 spins during the May 1-7 tracking week (+221), which marked just its fifth week on the chart. The spin count propels it from #3 to #1.

Volbeat’s single takes the crown from Red Sun Rising’s “Emotionless,” which drops to #2 after two weeks on top. It received ~1,807 weekly spins (-21)

Down one place, Bring Me The Horizon’s “Happy Song” takes #3 with ~1,728 tracking week plays (-2). Five Finger Death Punch’s “My Nemesis” holds at #4 with ~1,724 (+61), while Sixx:AM’s “Rise” rises one spot to #5 on the strength of its ~1,546 weekly plays (+16).

Written by Brian Cantor

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