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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 marginalizing categorization needed.
"Despacito" Hit 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.
Hackers Deface World’s Most-Viewed YouTube Video
The video for Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s ‘Despacito’ briefly went down on Tuesday, as hackers apparently deface the video’s page as well.
Watch Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee Perform "Despacito" at the Grammys
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee perform "Despacito"—without Justin Bieber—at this year's 2018 Grammys.
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.
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.
Daddy Yankee Is An Icon
He bulldozed the path for reggaeton to enter the mainstream, amplifying and normalizing the marginalised Latinx identity.
Rachel Grace Almeida
Daddy Yankee is mad that Venezuela's president played a "Despacito" cover
VICE Morning Bulletin
The VICE Morning Bulletin
McCain returns to DC for healthcare vote, driver accused of trafficking deaths in Texas denies charges, Trump still going after Jeff Sessions, and more.
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.
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."
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.