Twenty One Pilots Earn Ninth No. 1 On Billboard’s Alternative Airplay Chart With ‘Saturday’

Twenty One Pilots Earn Ninth No. 1 On Billboard’s Alternative Airplay Chart With ‘Saturday’

Twenty One Pilots have earned their ninth No. 1 on Billboard‘s Alternative Airplay Chart, as their Scaled and Icy track “Saturday” rose 2-1 on the list dated September 4.

Following the song’s climb to the top spot, Twenty One Pilots now have the sixth-most No. 1s in the 33-year history of the Alternative Airplay chart. Red Hot Chili Peppers top the list with 13 No. 1s.

“Saturday” follows Twenty One Pilots’ eight-week leader “Shy Away” in May and June. Additionally, each of the band’s last five non-holiday offerings has reached the chart’s summit, beginning with “Chlorine” in April 2019.

On the all-rock-format, audience-based Rock & Alternative Airplay Chart, “Saturday” remains at No. 5, logging 4.2 million audience impressions, according to MRC Data. On the Adult Alternative Airplay list, the song advanced 40-36 in the week. It is ranked No. 28 on Adult Pop Airplay, and has moved 31-29 on Pop Airplay.

On the multi-metric Hot Rock & Alternative Songs chart, “Saturday” returns to the top 20 (21-19, after reaching No. 16).

Most No. 1s, Alternative Airplay

13, Red Hot Chili Peppers12, Green Day11, Linkin Park10, Cage the Elephant10, Foo Fighters9, Twenty One Pilots8, U26, Imagine Dragons6, R.E.M.6, Weezer

(Photo: Ashley Osborn)

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