The Pretty Reckless’ “Take Me Down” Extends Reign As Active Rock’s #1 Song; Metallica Top 5

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The reign continues for The Pretty Reckless’ “Take Me Down.”

Played ~1,970 times during the October 23-29 tracking week (-222), “Take Me Down” remains atop on the Mediabase active rock airplay chart. This marks the song’s third straight week (and fourth total week) at #1.

Up one place, Skillet’s “Feel Invincible” moves into the runner-up position. It received ~1,783 weekly spins (+122).

Disturbed’s “Open Your Eyes” rises one place to #3 with ~1,638 weekly spins (+68), while Metallica’s “Moth Into Flame” jumps two places to #4 on the strength of its ~1,568 plays (+173).

Down three places, Green Day’s “Bang Bang” is #5 on this week’s chart. The former active rock #1 — and current alternative #1 — garnered ~1,553 spins this week (-416).

Written by Brian Cantor

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