Rag’n’ Bone Man’s “Human” Officially Claims #1 At US Alternative Radio

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Making good on Headline Planet’s projection, Rag’n’Bone Man’s global breakthrough “Human” takes #1 on this week’s Mediabase US alternative radio airplay chart.

“Human,” which was #2 last week, rises to #1 on the strength of its ~2,833 tracking period spins (+163).

It seizes the throne from The Lumineers’ “Cleopatra,” which falls to #2 after two weeks on top. “Cleopatra” received ~2,722 spins during the March 5-11 tracking week (-197).

Twenty one pilots’ “Heavydirtysoul” holds at #3 with ~2,614 (+153), while a spin count of ~2,564 (+232) lifts Imagine Dragons’ “Believer” one spot to #4.

Played ~2,332 times during the official tracking week (-80), Green Day’s “Still Breathing” drops one spot to #5.

Written by Brian Cantor

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