daddy yankee

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The Guide to Getting Into Daddy Yankee, One of the Greatest Rappers Ever

Whether over a dancehall riddim, a dembow loop, or a boom bap beat, Daddy Yankee is truly a G.O.A.T. emcee – full stop, no Spanish-language consideration or otherwise marginalising categorisation needed.
Gary Suarez
2.7.19
Noisey News

Looooooool: "Despacito" Reached 5 Billion YouTube Views, And Then Hackers Deleted It

It was part of a hack which also affected videos by Shakira, Selena Gomez, Drake, and more.
Lauren O'Neill
4.10.18
grammys 2018

Here's Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee Performing "Despacito" at the Grammys

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee played "Despacito" – without Justin Bieber – at this year's 2018 Grammys.
Noisey Staff
1.29.18
Noisey News

Pitbull, a Saint, Is Lending His Plane to Help Puerto Rican Cancer Patients

Mr. Worldwide extended a helping hand in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
Lauren O'Neill
9.28.17
pop science

The Actual Science Behind Why "Despacito" Bangs So Damn Hard

Sorry but there are a bunch of music theory reasons why this song has dominated 2017.
Emily Bootle
9.14.17
Op-Eds

Daddy Yankee Is An Icon

He bulldozed the path for reggaton to enter the mainstream, amplifying and normalising the marginalised Latinx identity.
Rachel Grace Almeida
8.21.17
Future Days

What Will Be the Song of the Summer to Rule Them All Forever and Ever?

Now that it is summer, we can also listen to Song. Of Summer.
Drew Millard
6.16.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Justin Bieber Literally Does Not Know the Spanish Lyrics in "Despacito"

An investigation into how we ended up with "I don't know the words so I say Dorito."
Lauren O'Neill
5.25.17
ok, wow

Why a Spanglish Reggaeton Pop Remix Is Now Nearly As Big As the "Macarena"

I'm clearly not the only one who's played Daddy Yankee and Luis Fonsi's "Despacito" remix (with Bieber) more times than I'd publicly disclose.
Emma Garland
5.5.17
Stone Cold Classics

Daddy Yankee’s “Gasolina” Is Definitely, 100 Percent the Song of the Summer

Sure, it's over a decade old, but if a song can somehow make Radiohead amusing, it deserves some sort of credit.
Larry Fitzmaurice
4.27.17
Internet Exploring

Here Is Justin Bieber, Shirtless and Prancing to "Gasolina"

You didn't ask for it, but you probably wanted it anyways so you're welcome.
Jabbari Weekes
3.24.16
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The Urban Dictionary Guide to Music

When a guy has a lot of hair in the area between his balls and his ass: "Goochi Mane".
Noisey Staff
11.27.15
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