29/08/1999 Lou Bega goes to #1 on the UK singles chart
Lou Bega - Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit of...) (Official Video)
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Lou Bega's cover of "Mambo No. 5" was a hit in the UK and in Australia, where it reached number-one in 1999. It stayed at number-one in Australia for eight weeks, ultimately becoming the best-selling single of 1999. It also topped almost every chart in continental Europe and set a record by staying at number-one in France for 20 weeks.