Interscope Geffen A&M Scores Back-To-Back #1s, Reaches Top 40 Chart Milestones
January 13, 2014
Untitled Document

One Republic

Interscope Geffen A&M is out of the gate on-fire! With six of the Top 7 songs at Top 40 Mainstream, IGA collects its 3rd consecutive #1 in just six weeks as One Republic "Counting Stars" reaches the top spot this week. One Republic, Imagine Dragons' "Demons" and Eminem f/Rihanna with "The Monster" are the fastest back-to-back #1s in a chart year. According to Mediabase, three successive #1s by one record label is a new chart record, and one record label capturing 6 out of the Top 7 songs on the chart is also a new record (breaking Interscope's previous record of 6 songs in the Top 10 last year). The 6 songs are: #1 - One Republic "Counting Stars;" #2 - Eminem f/Rihanna "The Monster;" #4 - Imagine Dragons "Demons;" #5 - Ellie Goulding "Burn;" #6 - Zedd f/Haley Williams "Stay The Night," and #7 - Lady Gaga f/R Kelly "Do What U Want."

Congrats to Brenda Romano, Chris Lopes, Mark Neiter, Don Coddington and the entire IGA staff for kicking off 2014 on top of the charts!

Music News
Maroon 5 Closes The Top 40 and Hot AC Radio Panels Upon Impact
Quick Hits: Radiohead, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg
Jordan Fisher Will Make His Broadway Debut In Hamilton On November 22
Quick Hits: Kanye West, Eminem, Bruno Mars, Gwen Stefani
Pearl Jam, 2Pac & Depeche Mode Lead 2017 Rock Hall Nominees
Green Day Tops Billboard 200 For Their Third Time
Quick Hits: Liam Payne, Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, Mother Love Bone
Quick Hits: Kings Of Leon, Elton John, Roger Waters
Maroon 5 Debuts New Single Featuring Kendrick Lamar
Louise Goffin To Perform Surprise Concert
Quick Hits: Drake, Depeche Mode
Drake Earns Record-Setting 13 American Music Award Nominations
Solange's A Seat at the Table Is Her First #1 Album
Green Day Announce 2017 North American Tour
Bruno Mars Announces New Album 24K Magic
Breaking News
CBS Radio Signs Michael Martin To Multi-Year Contract Renewal
SportsRadio 94WIP/Philly Adds Joe Decamra & Jon Ritchie To Middays
October 19, 2016
Frankie C Extends Agreement With KZHT/Salt Lake City
Voncile Anderson Named Beasley Director/NTR Sales In Tampa Bay
In Brief - October 19, 2016
October 18, 2016
Rob Stringer Promoted To CEO Of Sony Music Entertainment
iHeartMedia St. Louis Announces The Debut Of The New Alt 104.9
Entercom Agrees To Acquire Four Radio Stations In Charlotte From Beasley Broadcast Group
Ebro Returns To Portland
Townsquare Media Names John Roberts OM For Tyler-Longview, Texas
Jacobs Media & PRPD’s 8th Annual Public Radio Tech Survey Released
In Brief - October 18, 2016
October 17, 2016
WFLZ/Tampa Names Kruz Program Director
Republic Records Promotes Wendy Goldstein To Executive Vice President
Alpha Media Mankato Names Bob Rose Market Manager
Corey B. Joins WBBM-FM (B96)/Chicago As New Night Host
October 14, 2016
Race Taylor Re-Ups With WPLJ/New York
Andrew Berger Named Imaging Director For KPWR/Los Angeles
October 13, 2016
iHeartMedia Chicago Names New Night Show Hosts
Emmis Announces Agreement to Sell Texas Monthly
Alpha Media Supports Hurricane Matthew Recovery Relief
KFM-BFM Adds Robin Roth To Roster
October 12, 2016
iHeartMedia Connecticut Names Jagger PD of WKSS & WKCI
Emmis Reaches Agreement To Sell Terre Haute Radio Stations

Jon Zellner
EVP/Programming Operations

FMQB Member Login

Not a member yet?
Sign up Now!
Sign Up for Breaking News!
Enter FMQB E-Tracking!