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Dua Lipa new Ultratop-queen

‘One kiss’ by Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa is 13 weeks the longest 1-quoted single ever with female vocals. Sam Jaspers, director of Ultratop: “It is the first time in the 64-year-old Flemish hitgeschiedenis that a song with a female vocal for so long on number 1 shines.’

‘One kiss’ by Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa is 13 weeks the longest 1-quoted single ever with female vocals. Dua Lipa breaks the record of Las Ketchup with “The ketchup song (Aserejé)” in 2002 twelve weeks at the top were. Dani Klein was with Vaya Con Dios 8 weeks on 1 with ‘What’s a woman’, and has thus since 1990, the record on her name for a local artist.

Dua Lipa is a British singer of Albanian origin. She was born in 1995 in the United Kingdom. Her parents are Kosovar Albanians in the 90’s fled from Pristina. Dua Lipa scored in 2015, her first big hit – even at us – ‘Be the one’.

Longest 1 for the numbers with all-female vocals:

  • Week 13: Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa – ‘One kiss’ (2018)
  • 12 weeks: Las Ketchup – ‘The ketchup song (Aserejé)’ (2002)
  • 11 weeks: Amy Macdonald – This is the life (2008); Adele – ‘Hello’ (2015/16)
  • 10 weeks: Ruslana – ” Wild dances’ (2004)
  • 9 weeks: Lady Gaga – ‘Poker face’ (2009)

Only 4 singles of male artists were still longer in 1 than Dua Lipa:

  • 16 weeks: Fixkes – ‘Kvraagetaan’ (2007)
  • 15 weeks: Ed Sheeran – ‘Shape of you’ (2017)
  • 14 weeks: Justin Timberlake – ‘Can’t stop the feeling! (2016); Ed Sheeran – ‘Perfect’ (2017/18).

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