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Diana Ross Reigns Supreme on Dance Club Songs With ‘Ain’t No Mountain High Enough 2017’

Remixes of the classic take Ross to the summit for the first time in 22 years. Plus, moves for Marshmello & Clean Bandit.

Icon Diana Ross rolls to her fifth No. 1 on Billboard‘s Dance Club Songs chart (dated Jan. 20) with “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough 2017,” which rises 2-1. The classic, updated for Ross’ Diamond Diana: The Legacy Collection, was remixed by StoneBridge, Eric Kupper and Country Club Martini Crew, among others.

“Mountain” is Ross’ first Dance Club Songs No. 1 in over 22 years, since “Take Me Higher” in December 1995. Her other leaders: “The Boss” (all cuts, 1979); “Upside Down”/”I’m Coming Out” (1980); and “Swept Away” (1984). While the original “Mountain” pre-dated the chart’s 1976 inception, it served as Ross’ first solo Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 (of six) in 1970. Fronting The Supremes, she earned 12 Hot 100 No. 1s with the act in 1964-69, the most for an American group.

‘MISS’ & MARSHMELLO: Marshmello launches at No. 14 on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs with “Love U.” Although the track has been available since Aug. 4, its chart debut follows the Jan. 5 premiere of its official video, sparking a 1,865 percent jump to 2.2 million U.S. streams.

In the Hot Dance/Electronic Songs top 10, Clean Bandit breaks 10-7 with “I Miss You” (featuring Julia Michaels). The song soars 213 percent to 8,000 sold (a new weekly best) following the Jan. 5 release of its Yungen remix, which accounts for 40 percent of its total sales in the tracking week. Those figures are fuel for a 16-5 surge on Dance/Electronic Digital Song Sales, sending the song a spot away from its No. 4 debut and peak on Nov. 18.

LIKE THEIR NAME SAYS … Veteran English trance trio Above & Beyond bring “Northern Soul,” featuring singer Richard Bedford, to the Dance/Mix Show Airplay top 10 (14-10). The song is the acts’ second shared and total top 10 each: their prior collaboration “Sun and Moon” (also billed as by Above & Beyond featuring Bedford) reached No. 6 in July 2011.

Also on Dance/Mix Show Airplay, recent Billboard Dance Chart Upstart track “Insanity,” by Rooverb, Alan Crown and Alicia Madison, marches 16-6. It’s the first top 10 on any chart for all three acts.