Despacito Becomes First Youtube Video To Reach 3 Billion Views!

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito” is now the most-viewed YouTube video of all time. It has more than 3 billion views. “Despacito” became an international smash hit this year, topping the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

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Despacito has also surpassed previous record holder “See You Again,” the song by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth from the “Furious 7” soundtrack. The video is also the most “liked” video on YouTube.

Daddy Yankee took to Billboard’s Instagram account to post a video responding to the honour of being the new king of YouTube.

@daddyyankee reacts to #Despacito's new record

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The popular remix of Despacito with Justin Bieber also has been viewed more than 471 million times.