Weezer’s “Feels Like Summer” Reaches #1 At Alternative Radio

“Feels Like Summer” claims the top spot on this week’s alternative chart.

Weezer on Kimmel | Randy Holmes/ABC

As the summer of 2017 nears its conclusion, Weezer’s “Feels Like Summer” claims #1 on the Mediabase alternative radio airplay chart.

The song, which was #2 last week, seizes the throne from Portugal. The Man’s “Feel It Still.”

“Feels Like Summer” received 3,073 spins during the August 20-26 tracking week. This week’s count bests last week’s mark by 215 plays.

“Feel It Still,” which falls to #2, garnered 3,064 spins (-80).

Up two places, The Killers’ “The Man” grabs #3 on the strength of its 2,500 spins (+57). Muse’s “Dig Down” falls one spot to #4 with 2,488 (-124), while a spin count of 2,463 (+175) lifts Imagine Dragons’ “Thunder” one place to #5.

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