Famous Firsts #Happens On Monday

January 29th, 2024

Happy Monday! Hope you had an amazin’ weekend! We kickoff the first day of the week with WNNX (99X)/Atlanta PD/middayer Steve Craig sharing his Famous Firsts. Always happy to share some exciting Alternative ratings. In the latest batch of Nielsen Holiday ‘23 6+ PPM, WROX (96X)/Norfolk saw a spike from 1.5-2.2.

Cage The Elephant “Neon Pill” claims this week’s #1 Most Picked Song on New Music Discovery Picks. In Music Info, Blu DeTiger, Gary Clark Jr. announce new albums. Hozier announces 14 new dates to his Unreal Unearth Tour and  LCD Soundsystem adds North American tour dates.  

Columbia’s Lisa Sonkin reports blink-182’s “One More Time” and Cannons “Loving You” are now #1 and #2 on both the Mediabase Alternative Airplay and Audience Charts. blink-182 is #1 ALT 15 weeks and #1 Audience 18 weeks. Island’s Ayelet Schiffman says The Last Dinner Party “Nothing Matters” moves 10-7* at Alternative this week. The band’s debut album, Prelude To Ecstasy arrives this Friday, February 2nd.

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