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Linkin Park’s “Friendly Fire,” The Last Dinner Party’s “Nothing Matters” Make Top 5 At Alternative Radio; Twenty One Pilots Top 10

Multiple singles make big moves on this week’s alternative radio chart.

The latest Mediabase alternative radio chart is an eventful one, with two noteworthy singles officially entering the Top 5 and one rocketing into the Top 10.

Up five places, Linkin Park’s “Friendly Fire” earns a new peak of #4 on this week’s chart. The Last Dinner Party’s breakthrough “Nothing Matters” also joins the Top 5, rising three spots to #5.

Twenty One Pilots’ “Overcompensate” concurrently joins the Top 10, soaring eleven spots to #8.

— “Friendly Fire” received ~2,276 spins during the March 3-9 tracking period; the count reflects a week-over-week gain of 516.

“Nothing Matters” posted a tracking period play count of ~2,115, besting last week’s mark by 220.

“Overcompensate” garnered 2,032, topping last week’s figure by a whopping 1,103.

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