Chris Malinchak

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Chris Malinchak
Birth name Chris Malinchak
Born 1987 (age 29–30)
Origin Brooklyn, United States
Genres House, Deep House
Occupation(s) Electronic musician, DJ, record producer
Associated acts Hott 22, Mikky Ekko, Max Schneider
Website www.chrismalinchak.com

Chris Malinchak (born 1987) is an American electronic musician, DJ and record producer best known for his debut single "So Good to Me" which was released on 5 May 2013 in the United Kingdom.[1] The song was endorsed by the likes of Adele, Tom Odell, Pete Tong, Annie Mac and Zane Lowe.[2]

Music career[edit]

Chris has produced several songs since 2012, all of which are available on YouTube. His track "So Good to Me", which audio currently has over 30 million views, was released as a Malinchak's debut single on May 12, 2013 with an accompanying music video debut. This song has been a big success in UK Singles Chart, where the song entered at number 2, only beaten by Daft Punk's "Get Lucky". "So Good to Me" went to number 1 on the UK Shazam Top 200 chart.[3] The track sold about 73,000 copies in its debut week[4] and in July 22, 2013 acclaimed silver certification,[5] which means the song sold over 200,000 copies in UK. On August 22, 2013, Chris released 'So Into You' a remix of Don't Disturb this Groove, a 1987 R&B pop hit by The System. Chris second popular single and music video was second most viewed audio (1,5 million views on YouTube) – "If U Got It". This track was released January 24, 2014 and peaked at 23 in the UK charts. On February 26, 2014 Malinchak unveiled his third single titled "Stranger".

Discography[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Title Peak chart positions Album
UK
[6]
UK Dance
[7]
BEL
[8]
GER
[9]
IRE
[10]
NL
[11]
SCO
[12]
SWI
[13]
2013 "So Good to Me" 2 2 12 65 4 6 4 33 Non-album single
2014 "If U Got It" 23 7 71 33
"Stranger" (feat. Mikky Ekko) 45 56
2015 "Dragonfly" (feat. Max Schneider)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Swift, Patrick (12 May 2013). "CHRIS MALINCHAK REACHES #2 IN UK TOP 40". Mixmag. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 
  2. ^ Kreisler, Lauren (12 May 2013). "Daft Punk blast through 100,000 sales barrier for third week running". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 
  3. ^ "Feature not supported". 
  4. ^ Kreisler, Lauren (12 May 2013). "Daft Punk blast through 100,000 sales barrier for third week running". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 12 May 2013. 
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on June 25, 2014. Retrieved September 7, 2015. 
  6. ^ Peak positions singles in the UK:
  7. ^ Peak positions for the dance singles in the UK:
  8. ^ Hung, Steffen. "Discografie Chris Malinchak" (in Dutch). Belgium Charts Portal. Hung Medien (Steffen Hung). 
  9. ^ "Die ganze Musik im Internet: Charts, News, Neuerscheinungen, Tickets, Genres, Genresuche, Genrelexikon, Künstler-Suche, Musik-Suche, Track-Suche, Ticket-Suche – musicline.de" Media Control Charts. PhonoNet GmbH.
  10. ^ "GFK Chart-Track". 
  11. ^ "Chris Malinchak" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40. 
  12. ^ Peak positions for singles in Scotland:
  13. ^ Swiss peak