Get Hyper

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"Get Hyper"
Get HyperDroideka.jpg
Single by Droideka
Released22 January 2013
FormatDigital download
Recorded2011
GenreDrum and bass
Length4:31
LabelDroideka
Songwriter(s)Ellis Carter (Droideka)
Droideka singles chronology
"Ghetto Funk"
(2013)
"Get Hyper"
(2013)
"Human Error"
(2013)

"Get Hyper" is a song by British electronic producer Droideka. It was released as a digital download in the United Kingdom on 22 January 2013. The song peaked at number 29 UK Singles Chart, number 7 on the UK Dance Chart and number 26 on the Scottish Singles Chart. The song samples vocals from British rapper Majestic.[1]

The song was originally published on Droideka's official YouTube channel on 13 July 2011, before being released as a digital download nearly 2 years later.[2]

Music video[edit]

The video was released on YouTube on KSI's (Olajide Olatunji) channel on 6 March 2013 and it gained nearly 1 million views in just 3 days and, since its release, has reached over 31 million views. The video stars Droideka and KSI himself dancing in Victoria Park in London, England whilst KSI is also dancing in Valencia, Spain. The video also features clips of public members dancing to the song. These clips were published by KSI and Droideka's competition.

Chart performance[edit]

On 27 January 2013 the song entered the UK Singles Chart at number 42, climbing to number 29 in its second week and stayed in the top 40 for two weeks. The song spent a total of 18 weeks in the top 200. In Scotland, the song debuted at number 38, and found a little more success. It peaked at a higher position of 26 and stayed in the top 40 for three weeks. On 7 February 2013, the song debuted at number 89 for a week in Ireland, and then dropped out the top 100.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
Ireland (IRMA)[3] 89
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[4] 26
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[5] 7
UK Indie (Official Charts Company)[6] 3
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[7] 29

Track listings[edit]

Digital download
No.TitleLength
1."Get Hyper"4:31

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United Kingdom 22 January 2013[8] Digital download Droideka

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Majestic is managed by Insanity". Insanity. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  2. ^ "Droideka - Get Hyper on YouTube". Retrieved 5 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Chart Track: Week 06, 2013". Irish Singles Chart.
  4. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  5. ^ "Official Dance Singles Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company.
  6. ^ "Official Independent Singles Chart Top 50". Official Charts Company.
  7. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  8. ^ iTunes - Music - Get Hyper - Single by Droideka

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