In this week’s SiriusXM’s Alt Nation Alt 18 countdown, Vance Joy tops the list with Riptide. Bleachers’ I Wanna Get Better moves up from third to second, and Knox Hamilton’s Work It Out glides up from fifth to third. On the other hand, Milky Chance gets pushed back from number one to number four with Stolen Dance. Vampire Weekend’s Step rounds up the top five as they move back from last week’s number two spot.

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18. Slaptop – “Sunrise”
17. Future Islands – “Seasons (Waiting On You)”
16. Phantogram – “Black Out Days”
15. Weezer – “Back To The Shack” (debut)
14. Gaslight Anthem – “Get Hurt”
13. The Griswolds – “Beware The Dog”
12. Alt-j – “Left Hand Free”
11. Panama Wedding – “All Of The People”
10. Grouplove – “I’m With You”
9. Foster The People – “Best Friend”
8. Junior Prom – “Sheila Put The Knife Down”
7. Bastille – “Flaws”
6. Vampire Weekend – “Step”
5. Young The Giant – “Mind Over Matter”
4. Milky Chance – “Stolen Dance”
3. Knox Hamilton – “Work It Out”
2. Bleachers – “I Wanna Get Better”
1. Vance Joy – “Riptide”

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