1. Sofi Tukker - one of the most relevant for today's world music projects.
2. The collective is interesting not only for its recognizable sound, but also for the equally bright appearance of the participants themselves.
3. The Sofi Tukker concert is a fly away fan, interesting vocal solutions and an ubiquitous, deep and unrestrained dance beat.
Sofi Tukker is an American musical duo consisting of Sophie Hawley-Weld and Tucker Halpern, playing in the style of electronic dance and house music. Grammy Award nominee.
Sofi Tukker Group was founded in 2014. A duet composed of singer, guitarist and composer Sophie Hawley-Weld and musician, keyboardist and back-vocalist Tucker Halpern released their first mini CD EP Soft Animals on July 8, 2016. This EP included the songs "Drinkee", "Matadora", "Awoo", Déjà Vu Affair, Moon Tattoo and "Hey Lion". The name comes from the poem of the American poet Mary Oliver ("You only have to let the soft animal of your body love what it loves").
The song "Drinkee" from the mini CD of EP Soft Animals was nominated for the Grammy Award in the Grammy Award category for the best dance record (Grammy for Best Dance Recording) in 2017. "Drinkee" is adapted from a poem written by the Brazilian poet Chacal, accompanied by the sound of bells, bongos, electric guitars and low bass strings. "Drinkee" also sounds in the romantic comedy film "The Incredible Jessica James."
The song "Johny" is presented in the computer game FIFA 17 by EA Sports and it is also adapted from the poem of the Brazilian poet Paulo Leminski. Released in 2017, the song "Best Friend" was played during the presentation of the new mobile phone iPhone X during the Apple Event, held on September 12, 2017. It is also included in the football game FIFA 18, the second consecutive year, as well as the FIFA soundtrack.
An updated version of the song "Batshit" titled "That's It (I'm Crazy)" was featured in a television commercial for Apple promoting its special edition of the iPhone 8 RED smartphone in 2018. "Batshit" in May 2018 led the Billboard & Clio's chart "Top TV Commercials Chart" and reached # 16 on the Hot Dance / Electronic Songs chart.
In April 2018, the first studio album, Treehouse, was released.