"Despacito" received generally favorable reviews from music critics, who praised the fusion between Latin and urban rhythms, its catchiness, and its text painting. [16] Bieber's manager Scooter Braun contacted his vocal producer Josh Gudwin to work on the song, who flew to Bogotá and recorded Justin Bieber's vocals in Estudios Audiovisión. [27] Percussion instruments guache and güira were synchronized with a hi hat in order to highlight the track's cumbia influences. So what exactly are the lyrics to Luis Fonsi's Despacito remix, ... 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. [42], In July 2017, officials from the Government of Malaysia reported that "Despacito" was being banned from airing on government-owned broadcast stations as a result of public complaints. A 22-second sample of "Despacito" featuring part of the chorus. [19] Samper wrote the Spanish-language lyrics phonetically to ease Bieber's pronunciation, which was "perfectly" achieved in two hours. 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[148][156][157] It is also the site's most-liked video, with over 40 million likes as of August 9, 2020. It became the first primarily Spanish song to top the Billboard Hot 100 since the "Macarena," and it was followed by several remixed versions, including one with vocals by Justin Bieber. Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee perform onstage during the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards at Madison Square … [+] Garden in January 2018. [142] Carlos Pérez had previously worked with Luis Fonsi on "Corazón en la Maleta" (2014) and with Daddy Yankee on clips including "Gasolina" (2004), "Rompe" (2005), "Descontrol" (2010), and "Ven Conmigo" (2011), among others. [158] On Vevo, the music video received 5.14 million views in its first 24 hours of release, which the website reported as being the most for a Spanish-language video's first day on its platform. [187][188] On August 16, 2017, English television host James Corden remixed the song to comment on American President Donald Trump during his talk show The Late Late Show with James Corden. [45] In 2018, the remix version received three nominations for Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance at the 60th Grammy Awards. What a talent ! [144], The official music video on YouTube was released on Fonsi's channel on January 12, 2017 and amassed one billion views in 97 days, becoming the second-fastest video on the site to reach the milestone. "Despacito," along with the remix that features Bieber, has reached 4.6 billion streams combined across all major music streaming platforms, making it the biggest song of 2017. [161] Bieber was not able to sing the song during live performances and was caught replacing portions of the lyrics with the word "blah" and nonsensical ramblings during one performance in a much publicized incident. [166], Both Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee included the song on their setlists for the 2017–18 Love + Dance World Tour and the 2017 Tamo En Vivo Europe Tour, respectively. "[27] The producers decided to record a cuatro because they wanted "to feel very Puerto Rican and ethnic" and that it "gives the song a really unique character. "[52][34] Spin magazine ranked the remix version the 38th best song of the year, stating that "it managed to transcend genre, time, space, and even personal taste in a way that was unprecedented. Official music video for "Despacito" by Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee. 아 힘메가리 읎어. It also became the first Latin song to receive a diamond certification by the Recording Industry Association of America. ", "Official Russia Top 100 Airplay Chart (week 24)", "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100: 12 May 2017 – 18 May 2017", "Serbia - Radio airplay chart (Settimana 32.2017)", "SloTop50 | Slovenian official singles weekly charts", Spanishcharts.com – Luis Fonsi feat. "[32][33] Robert Joffred of Medium's culture blog That Good You Need highlighted the use of a steel-string guitar to play flamenco-style melodies instead of a nylon-string guitar, as well as the presence of "swung rhythms" when the word "Despacito" is sung at the beginning of the chorus[28] He referred to the text painting as "pretty genius. [67][68] It subsequently peaked at number 44 on April 15, 2017 before the release of the remix version featuring Justin Bieber. Notice Anything Unusual About This Guy's Tongue? [72][73] It also became the first mostly-Spanish-language song to lead the all-genre US Digital Songs chart, as well as the first non-primarily-English-language song to top the all-format Radio Songs and Mainstream Top 40 charts. 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[128] He later became the sixth most listened-to artist of 2017 on Spotify. He got calls from Ricky Martin, Juan Luis Guerra, Marc Anthony and other artists telling him that the track was a "home run. Little Girl Dancing With Street Performer On Luis Fonsi Despacito ft. Daddy Yankee | Guitar Street Cover | Despacito Song Cover | Despacito Cover Dance | Despacito Street Performance. [133] Latin music's consumption in the United States increased 15% between the first half of 2016 and the first half of 2018. [20], "Despacito" is a reggaeton and Latin pop song composed in common time (44 time) with a length of three minutes and forty-seven seconds and written in the key of B minor with a tempo of 89 beats per minute and a common chord progression of Bm—G—D—A. Despacito Quiero desnudarte a besos despacito. We're All Just Living in It", "Las estrellas del año 2017: Luis Fonsi y Daddy Yankee", "The 100 Greatest Songs of the Century – So Far", "Luis Fonsi receives seven Guinness World Records titles for global chart-topper Despacito", "Luis Fonsi Earns His Highest Debut Ever on Hot Latin Songs Chart", "Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee's 'Despacito' Breaks Hot Latin Songs Record for Most Weeks at No. And this observer captures her playing "Despacito" on street. [5] Fonsi co-wrote the song on a Gibson Emmylou Harris guitar. Little Girl Dancing With Street Performer On Luis Fonsi Despacito ft. Daddy Yankee | Guitar Street Cover | Despacito Song Cover | Despacito Cover Dance | Despacito Street Performance. Daddy Yankee – Despacito", "New Zealand single certifications – Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee feat. TTC officers bust 'Despacito'-playing busker Back to video The TTC gets its man. caramen. [190], Credits adapted from Tidal and The Latin Recording Academy. [38], The remix version featuring Justin Bieber was released on April 17, 2017 by Universal Music Latin, Republic Records, Def Jam Recordings, RBMG and School Boy Records. 얘들 보면 힘좀 날라나, 어디서 찍었냐고 물어보니까, 브라질 파소 퐁두 Passo Fundo 래. [64], The music video received a Latin Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video at the 18th Latin Grammy Awards and a Billboard Music Award for Top Streaming Song (Video) at the 25th Billboard Music Awards, and was nominated for an American Music Award for Video of the Year at the 45th American Music Awards. [137] Before its success, Sony "had a big Latin single roughly every two years," a situation that reverted into an "avalanche of Latin songs around the world. Today, I am here to answer that question. In Spanish, the adverb despacito is the diminutive form of despacio, “slow,” giving its meaning of “slowly” a gentle, soft connotation.The word forms the title and part of the key lyrics of the pop song, “Despacito.” Puerto Rican singer Luis Fons released Despacito, featuring Daddy Yankee, as a single in 2017.The song tells the story of courting a woman with suave and charm. Justin Bieber]", All I Want for Christmas Is You (SuperFestive! 4. And this observer captures her playing "Despacito" on street. Daddy Yankee – Despacito", Lescharts.com – Luis Fonsi feat. ", "Austrian single certifications – Luis Fonsi – Despacito", "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – singles 2018", "Danish single certifications – Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee & Justin Biber – Despacito", "French single certifications – Despacito", "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee; 'Despacito')", "Italian single certifications – Luis Fonsi feat. Posted on 9 July, the […] Directed by Carlos Perez. Luke. [64] "Despacito" reached number one on the US Hot Latin Songs chart on February 18, 2017 and remained there for 35 consecutive weeks until October 14, 2017. "[137] Andrew Unterberger of Billboard stated that "2017 was the year that Latin pop took over the United States" due to the song and its quick impact on "Mi Gente", Camila Cabello's "Havana", and the chart performance of acts including Maluma, Ozuna and Bad Bunny, who achieved their biggest hits in the country. [78][79] It was also the sixth most-played song of 2017, with 608,000 spins across US radio stations and an audience of 3,076,935,000. "[144] On April 10, 2018, Luis Fonsi's YouTube Vevo account was hacked by an anonymous group, who removed the video from his channel for hours before becoming available again. [18][19] What cost Justin Bieber the most was the 'ere' (ɾ) sound in words like "laberinto" (labyrinth), "paredes" (walls) and "manuscrito" (manuscript). Daddy Yankee – Despacito", Australian-charts.com – Luis Fonsi feat. [186] Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Erika Ender showed their displeasure with the unauthorized use of the song for political purposes in Venezuela, criticizing Maduro's government use of the song as propaganda. Print and download Despacito sheet music by Karolina Protsenko arranged for Violin. "[3] Luis Fonsi also stated that two weeks after the release of the song and its music video he started receiving calls from "people who normally don't call, people who only call when something different is going on." [4] They recorded the song at Noisematch Studios in Miami in late 2016. This may be the cutest thing we’ve seen all day. A take on Luis Fonsi's smash hit " Despacito " featuring Daddy Yankee, Ernie has reworked the lyrics to honor his beloved rubber ducky. Many have been using musical instruments like violin and tabla to create new instrumental versions of the top hit. Playing Despacito on your cell phone to pander to us. [183][184][185] Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro used it to call for voting in the controversial Constitutional Assembly election. "[37] Felix Contreras of National Public Radio praised the writing, arrangement and performances. [151] The clip became the first on YouTube to receive three, four, five, and six billion views on August 4, 2017; October 11, 2017; April 5, 2018; and February 24, 2019, respectively (dates are based on UTC). Firmar en las paredes de tu laberinto y hacer de tu cuerpo todo un manuscrito. Donde quiera que vaya hace su sonido. "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. [108] It also received a diamond certification in Canada[109] and a 5× platinum certification in Australia. She is a violinist with a massive following. "[34], Spanish record producer Nahúm García stated that "the way the rhythm breaks before the chorus is genius" and that this "trick" in particular is not common in pop music. [21][22][23] The vocals span from F#4 to A5. "Despacito" is a hit single by Puerto Rican artists Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee. She is a violinist with a massive following. Violinist Ahmed Mokhtar creates a soulful track of ‘Despacito’ using the violin. Some music publications believed the single's success was influenced by a trend of combining Latin pop and urban music. 1", "Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Celebrate 'Despacito' Topping Hot 100: 'Music Unites Us' (Exclusive)", "Music: Top 100 Songs – The Week of April 15, 2017", "Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee's 'Despacito' With Justin Bieber: No. [77], "Despacito" was the best-selling and most-streamed single of 2017 in the United States, with 2,692,000 downloads sold and 1,322,799,000 streams. [47][48] Erika Ender became the youngest person to be inducted into the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame and the first female Latin artist to garner a Grammy Award for Song of the Year nomination. "[4] Ender stated that the track "went through several arrangements" until Fonsi got "exactly the arrangement he wanted. "[135][136], Sony/ATV Music Publishing President Jorge Mejía stated that the song marked a "before and after" in the global consumption of Latin music. 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[114], In the United Kingdom, "Despacito" was the second best-selling and most-streamed song of the year, with 2.3 million combined sales. “Despacito” is one spectacular product of this grassroots globalization, a phenomenon amplified by the network effects of such shared sites as YouTube and Spotify. Bert and Ernie sing it, and it will get stuck in your head. "Despacito" has been also ranked among the best Latin songs of all-time and the best songs of 2017 by various publications, which referred to it as one of the most successful Spanish-language tracks in pop music history. A take on Luis Fonsi's smash hit "Despacito" featuring Daddy Yankee, Ernie has reworked the lyrics to honor his beloved rubber ducky. [17] Gudwin concluded the remix's production in Parrot Cay, Turks and Caicos Islands with the mixing of Luis Fonsi's English-language vocals, whose lyrics were written by American songwriter Marty James. Not only is Despacito the song of the summer, it just became the ultimate song of streaming.. "Slowly") is a song by Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi featuring Puerto Rican rapper Daddy Yankee from Fonsi's 2019 studio album Vida. [43] Government ministers said that the song was considered un-Islamic and that its lyrics were "not suitable to be heard. The lyrics of "Despacito" were written in late 2015 in Luis Fonsi's house in Miami because he wanted to record a "swinging song" for his new album after two years without releasing new music. Karolina Protsenko is no average 9-year-old. Man's Overjoyed Reaction To Seeing Color For The First Time, Street Performer Steals Crowd With 'Despacito' Violin Cover. [148][149][150] It also became the fastest video on YouTube to surpass two billion views, with 154 days. 14:39 . [27] Rengifo stated that the guitar "was actually played, but then [they] chopped it and made it really digital. Or we let Joe Biden destroy the greatest country the world has ever seen,” to a chorus of boos. Just when we thought Luis Fonsi, Justin Bieber and Daddy Yankee’s hit “Despacito” couldn’t get any more viral, Sesame Street decided to spoof the track! Daddy Yankee – Despacito", "Veckolista Singlar, vecka 1, 2018 | Sverigetopplistan", "Spanish single certifications – Luis Fonsi – Despacito", "French single certifications – Despacito", Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique, "British single certifications – Luis Fonsi/Daddy Yankee/Bieber – Despacito (Remix)", "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee; 'Despacito')", "Canadian single certifications – Luis Fonsi – Despacito", "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2017 Singles", Australian Recording Industry Association, "Brazilian single certifications – Luis Fonsi – Despacito", Asociación Mexicana de Productores de Fonogramas y Videogramas, "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee feat. [10][11] It was mixed by American engineer Jaycen Joshua at Larrabee Sound Studios in North Hollywood, Los Angeles.