Muse’s “Thought Contagion” Reaches #1 At Alternative Radio

“Thought Contagion” replaces “Broken” atop the alternative radio chart.

[Muse | Jeff Foney | WB Records]

After spending six weeks atop the Mediabase alternative radio chart, Lovelytheband’s “Broken” finally cedes its throne.

Muse’s “Thought Contagion” takes over the #1 spot.

The song received ~3,064 spins during the May 20-26 tracking period. The count tops last week’s mark by 109 spins.

The aforementioned “Broken,” which received ~2,931 plays (-273), falls one spot to #2.

Imagine Dragons’ “Whatever It Takes” holds at #3 with ~2,631 (-185), while a play count of ~2,614 (-48) keeps Thirty Seconds To Mars’ “Dangerous Night” at #4.

Credited with ~2,519 spins (-32), Sir Sly’s “&Run” spends another week in the #5 position.

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