There has been a ton of volatility on the Weekly Request Recap in 2013 as excellent new music keeps coming out each week leading to multiple debuts each week. This week we have three more debuts. However, Imagine Dragons “Radioactive” remains the top requester in the land once again. Dig in and check out the top ten.
TW LW ENTRIES (87/94) ARTIST TITLE LABEL
1 1 35 Imagine Dragons Radioactive kidinakorner/Interscope
2 5 25 Paramore Now Fueled By Ramen/RRP
3 7 27 The Lumineers Stubborn Love Dualtone
4 T8 22 The Neighbourhood Sweater Weather Columbia
5 3 20 Capital Cities Safe And Sound Lazy Hooks/Capitol
6 DEBUT 20 Fall Out Boy I Know What Your Songs… Island/IDJMG
7 2 18 Muse Panic Station Warner Bros.
8 DEBUT 14 Postal Service A Tattered Line Of String Sub Pop
9 10 10 New Politics Harlem RCA
10 DEBUT 10 Middle Class Rut Aunt Betty Bright Antenna/ADA
Next In Line
Fitz & The Tantrums Out Of My League
Macklemore/Ryan Lewis Thrift Shop
Mumford & Sons Lover Of The Light
Airborne Toxic Event Timeless
Regarding Entries: Last week there were 87 (of a possible 94) different nightly and weekly request/countdown shows per week. Some weeks show less than 94 entries due to specialty programming. Each entry is the number of times the song appeared on a request/countdown show. For example. Imagine Dragons ”Radioactive” appeared on 35 different countdowns this past week. Alternative Contraband’s exclusive Weekly Request Recap is compiled from 23 different request and countdown shows including WRRV, KYSR, WWCD, SiriusXM/AltNation, KNRK, KNDD, KFMA, XTRA, KCXX, CIMX, KROQ, KJEE, WROX, WBTZ, KRBZ, WCYY, KIWR, KTCL, KPNT, WZNE, HFS@97.5 and KMYZ.