The song, featuring Halsey, leads for a 27th week, passing Avicii's "Wake Me Up!"
The Chainsmokers' "Closer," featuring Halsey, breaks the mark for the most weeks at No. 1 on Billboard's Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart (dated March 4), chugging along on top for a 27th week. (The ranking originated in January 2013.)
The DJ duo breaks out of the tie with Avicii's "Wake Me Up!," which spent 26 weeks atop the chart in 2013-14. "Closer" first led the list dated Sept. 3, 2016.
"Closer" earns top Digital Gainer honors on the latest tally, having sold 34,000 downloads in the tracking week (up 35 percent), according to Nielsen Music. It also culled 22.4 million U.S. streams and drew 79 million airplay audience impressions.