Disturbed Ties Mainstream Rock Songs Chart Record With Fifth Straight No. 1


‘Are You Ready’ turns into the band’s eighth complete topper.

Disturbed lands its eighth No. 1 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Songs airplay chart, as "Are You Ready" rises Three-1 on the rating dated Sept. 29.

The lead single from Evolution is Disturbed's fifth straight No. 1, relationship again to 2015's "The Vengeful One." With its new chief, the band matches Three Days Grace for essentially the most consecutive No. 1 within the chart's 37-year historical past; "Ready" follows "Open Your Eyes" (Nov. 26, 2016), "The Sound of Silence" (seven weeks at No. 1, starting March 19, 2016), "The Light" (5, Dec. 19, 2015) and "The Vengeful One" (Aug. 29, 2015).

Three Days Grace scored 5 straight No. 1s in as many chart visits from 2012's "Chalk Outline" to 2015's "I Am Machine."

"Ready" additionally slots Disturbed right into a seventh-place tie for essentially the most general No. 1s within the chart's archives, with Foo Fighters, Godsmack, Linkin Park and Nickelback. Three Days Grace leads with 14.

Most No. 1s, Mainstream Rock Songs

14, Three Days Grace

13, Van Halen

12, Shinedown

10, Tom Petty/The Heartbreakers

9, Aerosmith

9, Metallica

eight, Disturbed

eight, Foo Fighters

eight, Godsmack

eight, Linkin Park

eight, Nickelback

"Ready" ties for Disturbed's quickest rise to No. 1 on Mainstream Rock Songs, because the tune took simply six weeks to succeed in the summit. "Inside the Fire" (May 17, 2008) and "Another Way to Die" (Aug. 7, 2010) additionally led of their sixth frames.

"Ready" jumps 19-15 on the all-rock-format Rock Airplay chart, up 16 p.c to four.9 million viewers impressions, based on Nielsen Music. It's helped by, along with its Mainstream Rock Songs success, a lift at different radio, because it's effervescent underneath the Alternative Songs chart.

The monitor moreover returns to the highest 20 of the airplay-, sales- and streaming-based Hot Rock Songs chart for the primary time because it debuted at No. 14 (Sept. 1), rising 22-18.

Evolution, Disturbed's seventh studio LP, is due Oct. 19. One different tune from the set, ballad "A Reason to Fight," was launched Sept. 21.