'Despacito' has become the most streamed track of all time with more than 4.6 billion plays across streaming platforms.
Universal Music Latin Entertainment announced Tuesday the song by Puerto Rican artists Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee and the accompanying remix featuring pop star Justin Bieber had surpassed the previous record holder — Bieber's 2015 hit song 'Sorry,' which has 4.38 billion plays.
“Despacito” – which translates as 'slowly' – currently sits atop the Billboard Hot 100 chart where it's been for the past ten weeks. It currently has 2.7 billion views on YouTube.
Fonsi said in a statement that streaming has helped his music reach every corner of the planet