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2016 Active Rock Radio / Octane Quarterly Report: Q4

Active Rock Radio Quarterly Report - Hard Rock Daddy

Hard Rock Daddy’s HRD Radio Report provides a weekly look at the Top 50 songs on the Mediabase Active Rock Chart.  Using the actual spins that each song in the Top 50 has received in the fourth quarter of 2016, we have compiled a ranking of the songs by spin totals.  It should be noted that this recap is based solely on spin totals, not editorial opinion.  Below the Top 50 Active Rock songs of the fourth quarter of 2016, you will find the Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown songs for the same time period.

Q4 RANK ARTIST SONG TITLE TOP 50 SPINS
1 HIGHLY SUSPECT “My Name Is Human” 23,903
2 VOLBEAT “Seal The Deal” 20,800
3 DISTURBED “Open Your Eyes” 20,573
4 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “I Apologize” 18,798
5 GHOST “Square Hammer” 18,793
6 PRETTY RECKLESS “Take Me Down” 17,466
7 GREEN DAY “Bang Bang” 16,243
8 AVENGED SEVENFOLD “The Stage” 14,850
9 SKILLET “Feel Invincible” 13,907
10 RED SUN RISING “Amnesia” 12,985
11 METALLICA “Moth Into Flame” 12,740
12 METALLICA “Atlas,Rise!” 11,270
13 GREEN DAY “Still Breathing” 10,409
14 SHINEDOWN “How Did You Love” 9,748
15 A DAY TO REMEMBER “Naivety” 8,805
16 THRICE “Black Honey” 8,629
17 METALLICA “Hardwired” 8,494
18 DINOSAUR PILE-UP “11:11” 8,443
19 KINGS OF LEON “Waste A Moment” 8,135
20 CHEVELLE “Door To Door Cannibals” 7,844
21 BEARTOOTH “Hated” 7,738
22 KORN “Rotting In Vain” 7,149
23 ALTER BRIDGE “Show Me A Leader” 7,143
24 BREAKING BENJAMIN “Never Again” 6,583
25 IN FLAMES “The Truth” 5,827
26 GEMINI SYNDROME “Remember We Die” 5,665
27 RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS “Go Robot” 5,665
28 HELLYEAH “I Don’t Care Anymore” 4,927
29 KORN “Take Me” 4,639
30 SIXX:A.M. “We Will Not Go Quietly” 4,099
31 POP EVIL “If Only For Now” 3,943
32 SIXX:A.M. “Prayers For The Damned” 3,839
33 DEVOUR THE DAY “The Bottom” 3,781
34 PROPHETS OF RAGE “Prophets Of Rage” 3,579
35 TWENTY ONE PILOTS “Heathens” 3,468
36 CITIZEN ZERO “Go (Let Me Save You)” 3,303
37 STARSET “Monster” 3,230
38 KORN “Rotting In Vain” 3,216
39 KALEO “Way Down We Go” 3,091
40 ONE LESS REASON “Break Me” 3,054
41 SICK PUPPIES “Where Do I Begin” 3,054
42 THROUGH FIRE “Breathe” 2,408
43 ADELITA’S WAY “Ready For War (Pray For Peace)” 2,363
44 DEFTONES “Phantom Bride” 2,090
45 AVATAR “Night Never” 1,993
46 ZAKK WYLDE (f. COREY TAYLOR) “Sleeping Dogs” 1,960
47 THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH “Push” 1,798
48 GOODBYE JUNE “Oh No” 1,778
49 3 DOORS DOWN “Still Alive” 1,763
50 TRAPT “It’s Over” 1,723

 

Because SiriusXM’s Octane is the most influential Active Rock station in the country, we are also including the Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown songs of the fourth quarter of 2016.  This recap was compiled using a unique ranking system created by Hard Rock Daddy. This ranking system is based on a formula that awards points for each position on the weekly countdown. Like the Active Rock Chart, these rankings are based solely on numbers, not editorial opinion.

Q4 RANK ARTIST SONG TITLE
1 GEMINI SYNDROME “Remember We Die”
2 HIGHLY SUSPECT “My Name Is Human”
3 SHINEDOWN “How Did You Love”
4 AVENGED SEVENFOLD “The Stage”
5 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “I Apologize”
6 I PREVAIL “Stuck In Your Head”
7 THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH “Push”
8 METALLICA “Atlas,Rise!”
9 VOLBEAT “Seal The Deal”
10 METALLICA “Moth Into Flame”
11 GHOST “Square Hammer”
12 KORN “Rotting In Vain”
13 BREAKING BENJAMIN “Never Again”
14 KORN “Take Me”
15 DISTURBED “Open Your Eyes”

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2016 Active Rock Radio / Octane Quarterly Report: Q3

Active Rock Radio Quarterly Report - Hard Rock Daddy

Hard Rock Daddy’s HRD Radio Report provides a weekly look at the Top 50 songs on the Mediabase Active Rock Chart.  Using the actual spins that each song in the Top 50 has received in the third quarter of 2016, we have compiled a ranking of the songs by spin totals.  It should be noted that this recap is based solely on spin totals, not editorial opinion.  Below the Top 50 Active Rock songs of the third quarter of 2016, you will find the Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown songs for the same time period.

Q3 RANK ARTIST SONG TITLE TOP 50 SPINS
1 RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS “Dark Necessities” 19,974
2 CHEVELLE “Joyride” 19,718
3 POP EVIL “Take It All” 15,855
4 SHINEDOWN “Asking For It” 15,796
5 PRETTY RECKLESS “Take Me Down” 14,454
6 VOLBEAT “The Devil’s Bleeding Crown” 13,914
7 BLINK 182 “Bored To Death” 13,091
8 3 DOORS DOWN “Still Alive” 12,819
9 GREEN DAY “Bang Bang” 11,798
10 DEFTONES “Phantom Bride” 10,989
11 METALLICA “Hardwired” 10,060
12 SKILLET “Feel Invincible” 10,008
13 PROPHETS OF RAGE “Prophets Of Rage” 9,297
14 HELLYEAH “I Don’t Care Anymore” 8,879
15 KORN “Rotting In Vain” 8,637
16 HOLY WHITE HOUNDS “Switchblade” 8,206
17 A DAY TO REMEMBER “Paranoia” 7,540
18 THRICE “Black Honey” 7,483
19 DISTURBED “Open Your Eyes” 7,457
20 GHOST “From The Pinnacle To The Pit” 6,635
21 ROB ZOMBIE “Get High” 6,581
22 ZAKK WYLDE (f. COREY TAYLOR) “Sleeping Dogs” 6,227
23 AVATAR “The Eagle Has Landed” 5,513
24 KALEO “No Good” 5,436
25 TWENTY ONE PILOTS “Heathens” 5,387
26 BREAKING BENJAMIN “Ashes Of Eden” 5,084
27 ASKING ALEXANDRIA “Here I Am” 4,836
28 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “I Apologize” 4,710
29 SIXX: A.M. “Prayers For The Damned” 4,548
30 CITIZEN ZERO “Go (Let Me Save You)” 4,296
31 KALEO “Way Down We Go” 3,680
32 FROM ASHES TO NEW “Lost And Alone” 3,438
33 SICK PUPPIES “Stick To Your Guns” 3,394
34 STITCHED UP HEART “Monster” 2,648
35 HALESTORM “Mayhem” 2,613
36 RED SUN RISING “Amnesia” 2,607
37 VOLBEAT “Seal The Deal” 2,456
38 TRIVIUM “Dead And Gone” 2,443
39 ALTER BRIDGE “Show Me A Leader” 2,386
40 THROUGH FIRE “Stronger” 2,108
41 THE RECORD COMPANY “Off The Ground” 2,031
42 SIXX: A.M. “Rise” 2,025
43 ISLANDER “Bad Guy” 1,773
44 GEMINI SYNDROME “Remember We Die” 1,714
45 DINOSAUR PILE-UP “11:11” 1,573
46 THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH “Push” 1,533
47 FAILURE ANTHEM “First World Problems” 1,434
48 BRING ME THE HORIZON “Avalanche” 1,394
49 BEARTOOTH “Aggressive” 1,362
50 LETTERS FROM THE FIRE “Give In To Me” 1,297

 

 
Because SiriusXM’s Octane is the most influential Active Rock station in the country, we are also including the Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown songs of the third quarter of 2016.  This recap was compiled using a unique ranking system created by Hard Rock Daddy.  This ranking system is based on a formula that awards points for each position on the weekly countdown. Like the Active Rock Chart, these rankings are based solely on numbers, not editorial opinion.

Q3 RANK ARTIST SONG TITLE
1 THROUGH FIRE “Stronger”
2 THRICE “Black Honey”
3 KORN “Rotting In Vain”
4 SHINEDOWN “Asking For It”
5 SKILLET “Feel Invincible”
6 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “I Apologize”
7 DISTURBED “Open Your Eyes”
8 METALLICA “Hardwired”
9 BREAKING BENJAMIN “Defeated”
10 A DAY TO REMEMBER “Paranoia”
11 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “Hell To Pay”
12 MACHINE HEAD “Is There Anybody Out There?”
13 AVATAR “The Eagle Has Landed”
14 POP EVIL “Take It All”
15 GOJIRA “Stranded”

 

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2016 Active Rock Radio / Octane Quarterly Report: Q1

Active Rock Radio Quarterly Report - Hard Rock Daddy

Hard Rock Daddy’s HRD Radio Report provides a weekly look at the Top 50 songs on the Mediabase Active Rock Chart.  Using the actual spins that each song in the Top 50 has received in the first quarter of 2016, we have compiled a ranking of the songs by spin totals.  It should be noted that this recap is based solely on spin totals, not editorial opinion.  Below the Top 50 Active Rock songs of the first quarter of 2016, you will find the Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown songs for the same time period.

YTD YTD
RANK ARTIST SONG TITLE TOP 50 SPINS
1 SHINEDOWN “State Of My Head” 22,441
2 POP EVIL “Ways To Get High” 18,342
3 FOO FIGHTERS “Saint Cecilia” 16,789
4 NOTHING MORE “Here’s To The Heartache” 14,934
5 MUSE “Reapers” 14,665
6 DISTURBED “The Sound Of Silence” 13,995
7 3 DOORS DOWN “In The Dark” 13,047
8 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “Wash It Away” 12,538
9 DISTURBED “The Light” 11,834
10 HIGHLY SUSPECT “Bloodfeather” 11,832
11 BRING ME THE HORIZON “Happy Song” 11,021
12 SAINT ASONIA “Let Me Live My Life” 9,918
13 RED SUN RISING “Emotionless” 9,504
14 SEETHER “Save Today” 9,446
15 FROM ASHES TO NEW “Through It All” 9,251
16 TRIVIUM “Until The World Goes Cold” 8,790
17 CAGE THE ELEPHANT “Mess Around” 8,051
18 PAPA ROACH “Falling Apart” 7,815
19 SHAMAN’S HARVEST “In Chains” 7,668
20 ADELITA’S WAY “Bad Reputation” 5,578
21 THREE DAYS GRACE “Fallen Angel” 5,434
22 THE STRUTS “Kiss This” 5,426
23 HALESTORM “I Am The Fire” 5,154
24 DEFTONES “Prayers/Triangles” 5,115
25 FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH “My Nemesis” 4,806
26 THEORY OF A DEADMAN “Blow” 4,531
27 STITCHED UP HEART “Finally Free” 4,277
28 SLIPKNOT “Goodbye” 4,120
29 FAILURE ANTHEM “Paralyzed” 4,091
30 PARKWAY DRIVE “Vice Grip” 4,025
31 GHOST “Cirice” 3,521
32 ARANDA “We Are The Enemy” 3,498
33 ROB ZOMBIE “Well, Everybody’s…in a UFO” 3,357
34 LACEY STURM “Impossible” 3,029
35 ESCAPE THE FATE “Alive” 3,018
36 ALL THAT REMAINS “Victory Lap” 2,940
37 MEGADETH “Dystopia” 2,697
38 DEVOUR THE DAY “Lightning In The Sky” 2,676
39 WOLFMOTHER “Victorious” 2,630
40 SIXX: A.M. “Rise” 2,617
41 FOALS “Mountain At My Gates” 2,138
42 ANDREW WATT “Ghost In My Head” 2,110
43 HALESTORM “Mayhem” 2,064
44 GHOST “From The Pinnacle To The Pit” 1,973
45 DROWNING POOL “By The Blood” 1,915
46 NATHANIEL RATELIFF / NIGHTSWEATS “S.O.B.” 1,623
47 KILLSWITCH ENGAGE “Hate By Design” 1,545
48 PUSCIFIER “The Remedy” 1,398
49 BLACK STONE CHERRY “In Our Dreams” 1,390
50 BARONESS “Shock Me” 1,385

 

 

Because SiriusXM’s Octane is the most influential Active Rock station in the country, we are also including the Top 15 Octane Big ‘Uns Countdown songs of the first quarter of 2016.  This recap was compiled using a unique ranking system created by Hard Rock Daddy.  This ranking system is based on a formula that awards points for each position on the weekly countdown. Like the Active Rock Chart, these rankings are based solely on numbers, not editorial opinion.

YTD RANK ARTIST SONG TITLE
1 Bring Me The Horizon “Happy Song”
2 Trivium “Until The World Goes Cold”
3 Red Sun Rising “Emotionless”
4 Saint Asonia “Let Me Live My Life”
5 Shaman’s Harvest “In Chains”
6 Five Finger Death Punch “My Nemesis”
7 Parkway Drive “Vice Grip”
8 Shinedown “State Of My Head”
9 Pop Evil “Ways To Get High”
10 Five Finger Death Punch “Wash It All Away”
11 From Ashes To New “Through It All”
12 Nothing More “Here’s To The Heartache”
13 Killswitch Engage “Hate By Design”
14 Highly Suspect “Bloodfeather”
15 Papa Roach “Falling Apart”