Foo Fighters Extend Alternative Airplay Top 10 Record With ‘Making a Fire’
Previously, “Fire” ruled Mainstream Rock Airplay for a week and rose to No. 3 on Adult Alternative Airplay earlier in September. On the all-rock-format, audience-based Rock & Alternative Airplay survey, “Fire” leads for a fifth week, up 2% to 6.2 million audience impressions, a new weekly best, according to MRC Data.
Concurrently, “Fire” holds at No. 4 on the streaming-, airplay- and sales-based Hot Hard Rock Songs chart, after debuting at its No. 2 peak in February. In the Sept. 10-16 tracking week, it earned 170,000 U.S. streams.
“Fire” is from Foo Fighters’ latest LP Medicine at Midnight, which debuted at No. 1 on the Top Rock Albums, Alternative Albums and Hard Rock Albums charts in February and has earned 178,000 equivalent album units to date.