Imagine Dragons’ “Believer” Remains #1 At Alternative Radio; Bastille’s “Blame” Joins Top 5

Imagine Dragons’ “Believer” spends a fifth week at #1. Bastille’s “Blame” moves up to #4.

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Imagine Dragons’ hit “Believer” extends its reign atop the Mediabase alternative airplay chart.

The single, which received ~3,209 spins during the April 16-22 tracking week (-91), earns a fifth week at #1.

Its closest competition again comes from The Revivalists’ “Wish I Knew You,” which holds at #2 on the strength of ~2,831 tracking period plays (+106).

Up one place, Cold War Kids’ “Love Is Mystical” grabs #3 with a spin count of ~2,360 (+33).

Bastille’s “Blame” rises two spots to new peak of #4 with ~2,194 spins (+40), while twenty one pilots’ “Heavydirtysoul” falls two spots to #5 with ~2,022 (-469).

Written by Brian Cantor

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