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Twenty One Pilots’ “The Hype” Returns To #1 At Alternative Radio

“The Hype” recaptures the throne at alternative radio.

Last week, twenty one pilots’ “The Hype” ceded its rhythmic radio throne to Cage The Elephant’s “Social Cues.”

This week, it returns to the #1 position.

Played ~3,270 times during the October 20-26 tracking period (-40), “The Hype” rises one place to #1 on this week’s chart. It is celebrating a second, non-consecutive week in the pinnacle position.

“Social Cues” falls to #2 with a tracking period spin count of ~3,202 (-224).

Illenium & Jon Bellion’s “Good Things Fall Apart” spends another week at #3, while Green Day’s “Father Of All …” rises one place to #4.

Up one place, The Black Keys’ “Go” earns #5 on this week’s alternative chart.

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