“Radioactive” is an indie rock/electronic rock genre song recorded by American indie rock band Imagine Dragons, which contains cryptic lyrics of apocalyptic and revolutionist themes. The song was first included on their major-label debut EP ‘Continued Silence’ and later as the opening track on their debut studio album,’Night Visions.’ “Radioactive” was first sent to radio on April 2, 2012 and again on October 29, 2012 as the second single in the United States and the third overall. It was well-received by various critics praising the production, lyrics, and vocals and refering to it as highlight of the album. “Radioactive” peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the US, becoming their first top 5 single. It also peaked number 1 on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart, Billboard Rock Songs chart and on the Swedish Singles charts.