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Green Day’s “Still Breathing” Earns Most Added Honor At Alternative Radio

The follow-up to Green Day’s #1 airplay hit “Bang Bang” is alternative radio’s most added song.

The band’s new “Still Breathing” was added by 17 Mediabase-monitored alternative stations this week.

Picked up by 8 stations, Alex Da Kid’s multi-format single “Not Easy (featuring X Ambassadors, Elle King & Wiz Khalifa)” ranks as second-most added. Each added by 7 stations, K.Flay’s “Blood In The Cut” and Red Hot Chili Peppers’ “Go Robot” tie for third place.

AFI’s “Snow Cats,” Mondo Cozmo’s “Shine,” Sundara Karma’s “Loveblood” and The Revivalists’ “Wish I Knew You” follow in a tie for fourth-most added; each received 6 weekly pickups.

Credited with 5 adds each, Bishop Briggs’ “Wild Horses,” Blink-182’s “She’s Out Of Her Mind,” Bob Moses’ “Tearing Me Up,” and The Lumineers’ “Cleopatra” tie for ninth place.

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