Do you want to know which is the most viewed video on youtube as of today ? The Answer is none other than Despacito which has become most viewed video on Youtube for the year 2017.
Luis Fonsi’s “Despacito” song, with the collaboration of his compatriot Daddy Yankee, continues to rampage around the world and this Friday has become the most reproduced video in the history of YouTube, surpassing the theme “See You Again “By Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth.
Despacito: Most Viewed Video on youtube of all time
According to YouTube said in a statement, “Despacito” has reached 2,997,407,154 views on this digital platform and is very close to being the first video that exceeds 3,000 million visits. It proves that it is also among most viewed youtube videos of all time
YouTube has clarified that “Despacito” has broken the record for 203 days and has noted that the number of visits to the remix that Justin Bieber did of this song, which only on its own accumulates more than 469 million views.
“Breaking the record for the most watched video of all time on YouTube is amazing, not just for me, but for Latin music and our culture,” says Luis Fonsi in the note.
The artist emphasizes the role of YouTube to give the “global” success of “Despacito” and that this song reaches “audiences around the world.”. This song can also become most viewed youtube video ever.
“Everything that has happened in the last six months has exceeded all my expectations, and I am grateful that people have enjoyed it so much and continue to sing it, dance it and share it,” he added.
For his part, Daddy Yankee has called attention to changes in the rules and the music industry, among which highlighted the power of platforms such as YouTube.