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Ghost’s “Rats” Claims #1 On 5th Consecutive Active Rock Radio Chart

“Rats” extends its rock radio reign to five weeks.

Ghost’s “Rats” may be down in spins this week, but it still ranks as the active rock radio format’s top song.

Played ~1,896 times during the July 22-28 tracking period (-86), “Rats” earns a fifth week at #1 on the Mediabase active rock radio chart.

Its closest competition again comes from Godsmack’s “Bulletproof.” The song holds at #2 courtesy of its ~1,632 spins (-86).

From Ashes To New’s “Crazy” rises one place to #3 with ~1,520 (+12), while a play count of ~1,446 (-47) lifts Foo Fighters’ “The Line” one spot to #4.

Down two places, Shinedown’s “DEVIL” settles for #5 with ~1,361 spins (-208).

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