Royal Blood’s “I Only Lie When I Love You” Tops 5th Consecutive Active Rock Airplay Chart

“I Only Lie When I Love You” enjoys a fifth week as active rock’s #1 song.

Royal Blood by Perou | WB Records Press Photo

Royal Blood’s hit “I Only Lie When I Love You” spends another week as active rock radio’s biggest song.

Played ~1,892 times during the January 14-20 tracking period (+81), “I Only Lie” celebrates a fifth week atop the Mediabase active rock airplay chart.

Its closest competition again comes from Seether’s “Betray And Degrade.” The Seether song keeps #2 on the strength of its ~1,606 spins (-12).

Up three places, Papa Roach’s “Born For Greatness” takes #3 with ~1,396 spins (+131).

Pop Evil’s “Waking Lions” also rises three places, in its case moving from #7 to #4. It posted a tracking period play count of ~1,321 (+94).

Credited with ~1,273 spins (-3), Five Finger Death Punch’s “Trouble” holds at #5.

Pictured: Royal Blood by Perou | WB Records Press Photo

Written by Brian Cantor

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