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Marshmello & Bastille’s “Happier” Reaches #1 At Alternative Radio

“Happier” improves to #1 on this week’s alternative radio chart.

Marshmello & Bastille’s multi-format radio smash “Happier” climbs to #1 on this week’s Mediabase alternative radio chart.

Up two places, “Happier” seizes the throne from Imagine Dragons’ long-reigning #1 “Natural.”

“Happier” received 3,615 spins during the October 28-November 3 tracking period. This week’s count tops last week’s mark by 274 spins.

Credited with 3,529 spins (+179), Panic! At The Disco’s “High Hopes” spends another week at #2.

The aforementioned “Natural” falls to #3 with 3,265 spins (-147), while a play count of 3,100 (+199) lifts twenty one pilots’ “My Blood” one spot to #4.

Down one place, AJR’s “Burn The House Down” takes #5 with 2,942 spins (-282).

— “Happier” is also charting inside the Top 5 at pop radio and Top 10 at hot adult contemporary radio.

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