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Luis Fonsi Does Not Approve Nicolas Maduro Despacito Version

Luis Fonsi does not approve of his song being used as propaganda by the Venezuelan government. Nicolas Maduro released his own version of “Despacito” to win votes for his side in an upcoming election. Fonsi has released a statement denying any ties to this latest version of the track and showing his discontent. The statement […]

Nicolas Maduro Releases Own Version of Despacito For Propaganda

Nicolas Maduro has his own version of “Despacito” now. The Venezuelan leader has released the track with the lyrics changed – all part of a campaign for his regime. Erika Ender, co-author of the song, does not approve of the Maduro’s use of it. She says the government has done too much harm to Venezuelan […]

Despacito Banned in Malaysia

Not so fast!! “Despacito” might be the song of the year…but it’s not welcome in Malaysia. The country has banned the Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee song on their state media outlets due to its ‘racy’ lyrics. Malaysian leaders have deemed the content to vulgar for their citizens and have blocked it completely. Streaming services […]

Despacito Becomes Most Streamed Song in History

Clock in another accomplishment for Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, and Justin Bieber. “Despacito”, in both versions, has become the most streamed song in history – and this just six months after its release. The track has been streamed over 4.6 billion times! The previous song to hold the title was “Sorry” by Justin…so he shouldn’t […]

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee Perform Despacito On The Voice Finale

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee are EVERYWHERE with their smash hit “Despacito.” The two appeared on the season finale of The Voice in the opening performance with a contestant from team Adam. They had everyone from the coaches to the audience nodding their heads and singing “des-pa-cito…” There is no hotter song at the moment!