The "Latin revolution". The "Slow" effect. It is no secret that Latin music exploded in 2017, although a new report published by YouTube highlights the impact that Latin American music videos are having on its global platform.
Latino artists were behind six of the ten most-watched music clips in their broadcast service in 2017, convincingly directed by Luis Fons and Daddy Yankee "Slowly." Of course, "Slow" would rule. It is the most watched video in the history of YouTube.
The mega hit destroyed multiple discs on the way, since it became the first video to reach 3 billion views and then 4 billion views, a milestone no other music video has passed on the server giant transmission. The clip, filmed in Spanish and without additional verses by Justin Bieber & # 39; was first published on January 12 this year and ran the crown as most video recorded on YouTube in just 204 days
Currently, "Despacito" has more than 4.400 million visits and was the best music video of 2017 in more than 50 countries, according to a statement issued on Wednesday (December 6).
With "Despacito" on the crest of the wave, J Balvin and Willy William & # 39; s "My People" flowed closely at number 3 (and with more of one billion visits); whereas Maluma "Happy the 4" (No. 4, also with more than a thousand million visits); Chris Jeday "Now Says" with J. Balvin, Ozuna and Arcángel (No. 6); Nicky Jam "El Amante" (No. 7) and Enrique Iglesias "Subeme La Radio" with Descemer Bueno, Zion and Lennox they all make the cut.
Just a few hours after Ed Sheeran was named as the most-streamed artist on Spotify last year, the British singer-songwriter figures at number 2 on the most popular YouTube list videos with "Shape" of You ". Sheeran & # 39; s Divide hit has more than 2.5 billion views on YouTube and is recognized as the sixth most viewed clip of all time (Sheeran also appears twice in YouTube's main video list ).
Featured Videos Bruno Mars, Jason Derulo and DJ Khaled (presenting his star friends Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper Lil Wayne ) also make YouTube one of the top 10. Check the account below.
2017 Top 10 YouTube Music Videos
1. Luis Fonsi – "Despacito" ft. Daddy Yankee
2. Ed Sheeran – "Form of you"
3. J Balvin, Willy William – "My People"
4. Maluma – "Happy the 4"
5. Bruno Mars – "That's what I like"
6. Chris Jeday – "Now Says" ft. J. Balvin, Ozuna, Archangel
7. Nicky Jam – "The Lover"
8. Jason Derulo – "Swalla" ft. Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ ign)
9. DJ Khaled – "I'm the One" ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne
10. Enrique Iglesias – "Subeme La Radio" ft. Descemer Bueno, Zion and Lennon