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'Despacito' was the song of the night on Saturday, Feb. 10 at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Both South Korean and Chinese figure skaters chose the Spanish-language song for their routine.
Zuleyka Rivera made her Grammys debut on Sunday when she performed alongside Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee. However, the Miss Universe was met with criticism when she danced onstage to 'Despacito.'
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee performed 'Despacito' at the 2018 Grammy Awards with 2006 Miss Universe winner Zuleyka Rivera. The crowd swayed and bopped their heads to the Latin pop song.
Record-breaking diamond hit 'Despacito' was snubbed in three categories at the 2018 Grammy Awards. The song, which climbed the charts and sparked a global Latin interest in the music industry, lost out to Bruno Mars and Portugal. The Man.
'Despacito' was only one of the 19 Spanish-language songs that made it into Billboard's Hot 100. The viral hit is making way for more Latin artists to enter the mainstream in the United States.
'Despacito' by Luis Fonsi was last year's mega hit. A year after its release, its songwriters and producers have been signed by a major music management based in Los Angeles.
Ed Sheeran's new album, 'Divide.' was the most consumed album of 2017 despite the rise of the popularity of R&B and Hip-Hop. Nielsen collected data from album and song consumption as well as on-demand streaming in 2017.
"Despacito" is not leaving its spot at the top of the chart, and it stays there for 16 weeks now. In Billboard records, it already ties with Mariah Carey feat. Boyz II Men "One Sweet Day", the 90's song which was on top of the list of longest chart ...
'Despacito's' successful music video is no doubt a winner in YouTube's Trending videos and even on the Billboard Charts. But as it was heavily streamed online and has sold more than $7.7 million copies, the video music failed to reach a spot in the ...
And it got there in just six months.
Looks like fans really love that song... more than the actual artist.