Sofi Tukker Score First Billboard No. 1 With 'Best Friend'

Shervin Lainez
Sofi Tukker

The rising multi-format hit crowns Dance/Mix Show Airplay.

Sofi Tukker, the duo of Sophie Hawley-Weld and Tucker Halpern, scores its first No. 1 on any Billboard chart, surging 3-1 on Dance/Mix Show Airplay (dated Jan. 20) with "Best Friend," featuring Nervo, The Knocks and Alisa Ueno.

The latter two acts also earn their first leader on any ranking. Nervo boasts three No. 1s on Dance Club Songs, logged in 2013-16.

"Best Friend" is the top sales gainer on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs, where it rises 7-6, up 51 percent to 16,000 downloads sold in the week ending Jan. 11, according to Nielsen Music.

The burgeoning multi-format hit also heads 100-86 on the Billboard Hot 100. It rises 20-18 on the Alternative Songs airplay chart; bullets at its No. 20 high on Pop Songs; and lifts 40-35 on Adult Pop Songs.