Heading into the weekend, Billboard offers another triple play of tracks to check out that all debuted on this week’s Billboard + Twitter Emerging Artists chart. Be sure to give them a listen, and check back next week for a new set of selections.
"Number 1" – Mystery Skulls featuring Brandy & Nile Rodgers
Sometimes, the most unexpected collaborations produce fantastic results. "Number 1" belongs on that list. Electronica artist Mystery Skulls crafts a smooth disco-pop backbeat laced with infectious energy. To top it off, Nile Rodgers donates some of his legendary guitar skills. R&B diva Brandy joins on vocals and turns in a fresh, confident performance that highlights the track. Twitter users certainly appreciated the surprising alliance, sending the track to a No. 39 debut on the Emerging Artists chart. "Number 1" is available on Mystery Skulls' new album, Forever, which was released Oct. 27. For fans of this track, the album boasts a special prize: a second collaboration track between Skulls, Rodgers and Brandy called "Magic."