Foreigner Sweeps The Classic Radio Chart at #2
FOREIGNER SWEEPS THE CLASSIC ROCK RADIO CHART, COMING IN AT ITS HIGHEST POSITION EVER IN SALES AT #2, AND WITH AIRPLAY RISING TO #12, AMONG A SUPERSTAR CONSTELLATION OF ROCK AND ROLL TITANS
ICONIC HIT JUKE BOX HERO SAILS INTO POLE POSITION AS THE MOST PLAYED AND REQUESTED FOREIGNER SONG ON CLASSIC ROCK RADIO
(New York, NY – August 7, 2013) – Today it was announced that Foreigner hit its highest position ever on the Top 15 Classic Rock radio chart, coming in at #2 in sales in the week ending June 30th (Source: Nielsen SoundScan). For the entire first half of 2013, Foreigner rose to #12 in airplay (Source: Mediabase). Trailing behind in sales are some of rock’s biggest acts including Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Pink Floyd and The Rolling Stones. Among Foreigner’s iconic tracks in heavy rotation is Juke Box Hero, which has taken the lead as the most played and requested Foreigner song on Classic Rock radio.
This comes on the heels of a tremendous year during which Foreigner has connected with legions of new fans, and pop culture references abound. From Foreigner hits featured in films like “Pitch Perfect” and “Magic Mike,” to Kanye West opening his live shows with his own rendition of “Cold As Ice,” Foreigner is breaking records and enjoying a renaissance like never before.