Toca-Toca

"Toca-Toca" is a Romanian song by the band Fly Project. The Genre is a mixture of dance, trance, and Latin pop. Fly Project was formed by Tudor Ionescu and Dan Denes. Their single "Toca-Toca" was recorded in late 2013, in the duo's own recording studio. The song was released on September 18, 2013, on Roton Records. It is a bilingual Latin dance song, sung in English and Spanish and contains some similarities to Eurodance and house music.

"Toca-Toca"
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Single by Fly Project
ReleasedSeptember 18, 2013
Recorded2013
GenreLatin dance, eurodance, house
Length2:45
LabelRoton, Kontor Records, Ego Italy, Wagram
Songwriter(s)Tudor Ionescu, Dan Denes, Tudor Parghel, Tudor Silviu, Adrian Viorel Filipidescu
Producer(s)Fly Project
Fly Project singles chronology
"Musica"
(2013)
"Toca-Toca"
(2013)
"Hello"
(2014)
Music video

The song became popular in early 2014 with Kontor - House of House [1] dance series including it in Volume 19 in February 2014. Following this, "Toca-Toca" became a huge hit in Romania, defending the third position for three non-consecutive weeks. In Spain's PROMUSICAE, the single reached number seventeen. In the French SNEP, the song became a top 10 hit and stayed in the charts for 24 weeks. It also became a top-50 hit in Belgium and a top-80 hit in Switzerland. Although it didn't reach the Italian charts, it was certified gold by the Federation of the Italian Music Industry, denoting downloads exceeding 15,000 units in Italy.[1]"Toca-Toca" was one of the best-selling singles of 2014 in Eastern Europe and reached, as reported by bestmusic.ro, number 56 in the famous chart Shazam World Top 100.

Music videoEdit

The official music video was released on October 28, 2013, and was filmed by Romanian director Alex Ceausu of Ador Media on Rin Grand Hotel's roof in Bucharest, Romania over a period of 24 hours. The video focuses on two bears who meet and fall in love. When they arrive at a roof party, where Fly Project is singing, the bears try to get the duo on the stage to sing for them. The video exceeds 69 million views on the duo's official YouTube account as of 3 Jan 2017.[2][3]

Track listingsEdit

  • Digital download
  1. "Toca-Toca" (Radio Edit) - 2:45
  2. "Toca-Toca" (Extended Version) - 4:47
  • Italian remix EP
    (Released: February 13, 2014)
  1. "Toca-Toca" (Extended Version) - 4:47
  2. "Toca-Toca" (Pee4Tee Remix) - 4:18
  3. "Toca-Toca" (NRD1 Remix) - 5:27
  4. "Toca-Toca" (Gil Sanders Remix) - 4:21
  5. "Toca-Toca" (Radio Edit) - 2:45
  • The best of Fly Project EP
    (Released: October 09, 2014)
  1. "Musica" (Radio Edit) - 3:39
  2. "Toca-Toca" (Radio Edit) - 2:45
  3. "Back In My Life" (Radio Edit) - 3:16
  4. "Musica" (Mollela Remix) - 4:56
  5. "Musica" (Pee4Tee Remix) - 5:30
  6. "Toca-Toca" (Joe Bertė Remix) - 5:32
  7. "Toca-Toca" (Gigi Soriani Remix) - 4:29
  8. "Back In My Life" (Felipe C. Remix) - 5:36
  9. "Back In My Life" (Alex Noc Remix) - 5:16
  10. "Back In My Life" (Daniele P. Remix) - 7:09
  • Summer remixes EP
    (Released: July 29, 2014)
  1. "Toca-Toca" (Joe Bertė Remix) - 5:32
  2. "Toca-Toca" (Gigi Soriani Remix) - 4:29
  3. "Toca-Toca" (Daniele Tek Remix) - 6:02
  4. "Toca-Toca" (Felipe C. Remix) - 5:50
  5. "Toca-Toca" (Mastro J Remix) - 4:38
  6. "Toca-Toca" (Venuti & Guat Remix) - 4:44
  7. "Toca-Toca" (Joe Bertė Remix Edit) - 3:41

Charts and certificationsEdit

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Italy (FIMI)[17] Gold 15,000*

* Sales figures based on certification alone.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.ziare.com/articole/fly+project+toca+toca
  2. ^ http://devoratormonden.ro/hot-fly-project-lanseaza-videoclipul-piesei-toca-toca
  3. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L5GwTfI_PD8
  4. ^ "Ultratop.be – Fly Project – Toca-Toca" (in French). Ultratop 50.
  5. ^ "acharts.us> Fly Project> Toca-Toca". acharts.us. Retrieved 2 July 2015.
  6. ^ "Lescharts.com – Fly Project – Toca-Toca" (in French). Les classement single.
  7. ^ http://www.fimi.it/ricerca#/type:artists/show:charts/keyword:Fly%20Project/page:0
  8. ^ "ZPAV Dance Top 50" (in Polish). ZPAV. Retrieved 2 July 2015.
  9. ^ "Top 5 Airplay TV". Polish Video Chart. ZPAV. Retrieved 6 February 2017.
  10. ^ "Kiss FM Airplay 100" (in Romanian). Kiss FM. Retrieved 2 July 2015.
  11. ^ "NFPP statistics for "Toca-Toca"" (in Russian). Tophit.ru. Retrieved 2 July 2015.
  12. ^ "Spanishcharts.com – Fly Project – Toca-Toca" Canciones Top 50.
  13. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Fly Project – Toca-Toca". Swiss Singles Chart.
  14. ^ "Ukrainian Singles Chart (archived from the original)" (in Ukrainian). webcitation.org. Archived from the original on May 3, 2014. Retrieved 2 July 2015.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  15. ^ "Top de l'année Top Singles 2014" (in French). SNEP. Retrieved 23 October 2020.
  16. ^ "ZPAV Dance Top 50 Year-end 2014" (in Polish). djpromotion.com. Retrieved 2 July 2015.
  17. ^ "Italian single certifications – Fly Project – Toca-Toca" (in Italian). Federazione Industria Musicale Italiana. Select "2013" in the "Anno" drop-down menu. Select "Toca-Toca" in the "Filtra" field. Select "Singoli" under "Sezione".