This Week's Picks to Break, Chosen by the HITS Editorial Staff
For the Week of: 5/25-6/1/2017
LW: 6 2W: 6 3W: 10
Luis Fonsi
UMLE/RBMG/Def Jam/Republic
album: N/A
track: Despacito - Remix
Justin Bieber remix featuring Daddy Yankee sees 50m in Top 40 audience TW; 17280 spins TD. Went #1 iTunes overall. 248m Spotify streams; #1 Global Top 50, #2 U.S. #1 Shazam. 212m YouTube views (largest music video premiere of 2017). Original version has 412m Spotify streams; 1.6b YouTube views in three months. #1 most-streamed Spanish song; #1 Global Chart (first Spanish artist to crack Top 3), #1 across all Spanish-speaking countries. Remix has crossed 1m+ album equivalents in U.S. Performed on Voice finale 5/23. Mgmt: N/A