Imagine Dragons’ “Thunder” Reaches Top 25 At Hot AC Radio

The new Imagine Dragons single enjoys another big gain at hot adult contemporary.

Imagine Dragons on GMA | Paula Lobo/ABC

As it moves into the Top 3 at alternative radio, Imagine Dragons’ new single “Thunder” makes a noteworthy jump at hot adult contemporary.

Up eight places, it takes #25 on this week’s Mediabase Hot AC chart.

“Thunder” received 905 tracking week spins during the September 10-16 tracking period, besting last week’s mark by 346 spins.

“Thunder” is one of two additions to the Top 25. Sam Smith’s “Too Good At Goodbyes,” the other, moves from #27 to #17.

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