Hit song Despacito breaks YouTube record with six billion views

2019-02-27 14:05

The mega-hit Despacito by the Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi has become the most watched video ever on YouTube.

Everything that happened at the 2017 Latin Grammys

2017-11-17 09:24

The global hit Despacito was the big winner at the Latin Grammy Awards, making good on all four of its nominations, including record and song of the year.

Despacito bags 4 Latin Grammy Award nominations

2017-09-27 11:30

The Latin Recording Academy has announced the nominees for the 18th annual Latin Grammy Awards.

AP Exclusive: MTV, record label debate Despacito video

2017-08-15 11:05

MTV says the video for Despacito didn't earn a nomination at its Video Music Awards because it wasn't submitted for consideration.

Tourists seeking Despacito discover Puerto Rico's La Perla

2017-07-31 11:35

Something unusual is happening in La Perla, a poor barrio clinging to a steep hillside between Old San Juan and the sea where the video for the hit Despacito was filmed.

Despacito sets record for most streamed song of all time

2017-07-19 08:51

Despacito, from Puerto Rican artists Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, has become the most streamed track of all time in six months.


Despacito lands Luis Fonsi seven new Guinness World Records

2018-10-18 11:43

Singer Luis Fonsi has landed a whopping seven new Guinness World Records thanks to his track, Despacito.

LISTEN: JLo, Gloria Estefan and others team up to help Puerto Rico

2017-10-06 13:23

Lin-Manuel Miranda has released a new original song to help raise money for Puerto Rico hurricane relief that features Jennifer Lopez,Gloria Estefan and more.

How does Luis Fonsi savor his Despacito success? Very slowly...

2017-08-22 05:00

Twenty years into his career, Luis Fonsi is taking his global success... well, like the title of his hit song - slowly.

Despacito sets new record as most watched YouTube video of all-time!

2017-08-05 18:00

The music video for the No. 1 hit song "Despacito" has become the most viewed clip on YouTube of all-time.

Malaysia bans Despacito on state radio and TV due to lyrics

2017-07-21 10:13

Malaysia's government has banned Despacito on state radio and television based on public complaints that its lyrics are obscene.

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