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Imagine Dragons’ “Believer” Reclaims #1 At Alt Radio; Portugal. The Man’s “Feel It Still” Joins Top 5

Imagine Dragons’ “Believer” returns to #1 on the alternative radio airplay chart.

Last week, Imagine Dragons’ “Believer” ceded its throne at alternative radio.

This week, it reclaims the #1 position.

Up one place, “Believer” earns a seventh, non-consecutive week atop the Mediabase alternative airplay chart. It received ~3,400 spins during the May 7-13 tracking week, besting last week’s mark by 38 plays.

The Revivalists’ “Wish I Knew You,” which reached #1 last week, falls to #2 this week. It received ~3,205 tracking period plays (-283).

Played ~2,675 times during the tracking week (+60), Cold War Kids’ “Love Is Mystical” holds at #3.

Bastille’s “Blame” holds at #4 with ~2,398 plays (+34), while Portugal. The Man’s “Feel It Still” rises one spot to #5 on the strength of its ~2,323 spins (+192).

Brian Cantor

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