Ghost’s “Square Hammer” Repeats As Active Rock’s #1 Song

Ghost [Press Photo via BBGun]

Last week, Ghost’s “Square Hammer” reached the pinnacle of the Mediabase active rock chart.

This week, it retains the #1 position.

“Square Hammer” received ~1,985 spins during the January 15-21 tracking week. While the count trails last week’s mark by 51, it still represents the active rock format’s top weekly play count.

Credited with ~1,919 spins (-56), Highly Suspect’s “My Name Is Human” holds at #2. Green Day’s “Still Breathing” remains #3 with ~1,917 (+122), while Metallica’s “Atlas, Rise!” stays at #4 courtesy ~1,817 spins (+34).

Up one place, Avenged Sevenfold’s “The Stage” earns #5 with ~1,544 weekly spins (-45).

Written by Brian Cantor

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