Elle King Crowns Adult Alternative Songs Chart for First Time With 'Shame'


King turns into the one act with No. 1s on the Adult Pop Songs, Adult Alternative Songs, Alternative Songs & Country Airplay charts.

Elle King scores her first No. 1 on Billboard’s Adult Alternative Songs airplay chart, as "Shame" jumps Three-1 on the Oct. 13-dated checklist.

King now has earned chart-toppers at 4 distinct radio codecs, as her breakthrough single "Ex's & Oh's" dominated the Alternative Songs and Adult Pop Songs charts in 2015, whereas Dierks Bentley's "Different for Girls," on which she's featured, topped Country Airplay in 2016. With her new No. 1, King turns into the one act to have led all 4 lists.

Despite "Shame" marking her first No. 1 on Adult Alternative Songs, King had skilled success on the tally earlier than, as "Ex’s" peaked at No. 2 in July 2015 and follow-up "Under the Influence" hit No. Three (April 2016).

King is the third act to attain a primary No. 1 on Adult Alternative Songs in 2018, following Jade Bird ("Lottery") and The War on Drugs ("Pain").

"Shame" concurrently pulls into the highest 20 of Alternative Songs  (21-18) and rises 19-16 on the all-rock-format Rock Airplay chart, with four.four million viewers impressions (up 10 %), in line with Nielsen Music.

The tune is the lead single from King’s second studio album, Shake the Spirit, due Oct. 19.