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Papa Roach’s “Help” Tops Fifth Straight Active Rock Airplay Chart

Papa Roach’s “Help” is still the #1 song at active rock radio.

Papa Roach’s “Help” remains the top song at active rock radio.

Played ~2,090 times during the April 23-29 tracking week, “Help” enjoys a fifth consecutive week at #1 on Mediabase’s active rock chart.

This week’s spin count trails last week’s mark by 32 plays, but it keeps “Help” more than 200 spins above its closest competition.

Up one place, Seether’s “Let You Down” takes the runner-up spot this week. It received ~1,863 tracking period plays (+124).

Starset’s “Monster” falls one spot to #3 but posts a gain in week-over-week airplay. It received ~1,849 spins, besting last week’s mark by 64 spins.

Credited with ~1,344 plays (+37), Mastodon’s “Show Yourself” climbs one place to #4. Incubus’ “Nimble Bastard” also rises one spot, in its case moving up to #5 on the strength of ~1,313 spins (+7).

Written by Brian Cantor

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