Daddy Yankee to Perform at Coliseo de Puerto Rico for First Time in 12 Years

Daddy Yankee is preparing for a special homecoming…

The 42-year-old Puerto Rican reggaeton rapper/singer is set to perform his first show in 12 years at Coliseo de Puerto Rico.

Daddy Yankee

Daddy Yankee’s Con Calma Pal’ Choli concert is set for December 5, the artist announced on social media.

Produced by Rafael Pina, Con Calma Pa’l Choli is part of Yankee’s world tour. 

The ticket pre-sale will start on Tuesday, September 17.

Daddy Yankee, considered a pioneer of reggaeton, is the mastermind behind hits like “Con Calma,” “Dura” and “Despacito” alongside Luis Fonsi. This year, he is one of the top nominees for the Latin AMAs 2019, with five nominations.

Daddy Yankee to Release New Single “Adictiva,” Featuring Anuel AA

Daddy Yankee is ready to conquer the charts again…

The 41-year-old Puerto Rican singer, songwriter, rapper, actor, and record producer has announced on social media that he’s releasing his next song soon, a collaboration titled “Adictiva” with Anuel AA.

Daddy Yankee

Daddy Yankee gave his fans a hint by posting a photo on Instagram where he’s seen posing in front of a car. A couple of hours later, he confirmed the news, posting the art for the new single.

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This year, Daddy Yankee conquered the charts with his last single “Dura,” which peaked at No. 2 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart (dated March 10).

Daddy Yankee has yet to announce a release date for “Adictiva.”

Cardi B Tops YouTube’s Top 10 Songs of the Summer lists in the US and Globally

Cardi B is the Queen of Summer on YouTube

Summer nay be drawing to a close, and most people couldn’t get enough of the 25-year-old half-Dominican American’s Cardi B’s “I Like It” featuring Bad Bunny and J Balvin.

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YouTube has revealed its Top 10 Songs of the Summer lists in the U.S. and globally, naming the top songs that were most popular around the world during the hot weather months.

The songs are ranked by their global and U.S. views across YouTube between May 28, 2018, and August 25, 2018.

“I Like It” nabbed the No. 1 spot in the U.S., becoming the favorite song for many people living in states like Florida, California, Texas, New York and Nevada.

Meanwhile, the “Te Bote” remix with Casper, Nio Garcia, DarellNicky Jam, Bad Bunny and Ozuna, lands the No. 2 spot in the global list, following Maroon 5’s“Girls Like You” featuring Cardi B.

But the “I Like It” and “Te Bote” squads were not the only ones putting Latinos in the forefront this summer. In fact, five of the Top 10 Songs of the Summer on the global list belong to Latin artists.

Becky G andNatti Natasha’s “Sin Pijama” lands at No. 4. Followed by Cardi B’s “I Like It” featuring J Balvin and Bad Bunny at No. 5. Nicky Jam and J Balvin stand strong at No. 6 with “X” and Daddy Yankee sits at No. 7 with his catchy single, “Dura,” further proving that Latin music is the perfect go-to for a summer playlist.

Here are the complete YouTube lists:

YouTube Top 10 Songs of the Summer US List:

  1. Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin – “I Like It”
  2.  Juice WRLD – “Lucid Dreams”
  3. Maroon 5 – “Girls Like You” ft. Cardi B
  4. Drake – “In My Feelings”
  5. Ella Mai – “Boo’d Up”
  6. XXXTENTACION – “SAD!”
  7. Tyga – “Taste” (Official Video) ft. Offset
  8. 6ix9ine, Nicki Minaj, Murda Beatz – “FEFE”
  9. Casper – “Te Bote” (Remix) feat Nio García, Darell, Nicky Jam, Bad Bunny, Ozuna
  10. 10. Post Malone – “Psycho” ft. Ty Dolla $ign

YouTube Top 10 Songs of the Summer Global List:

  1. Maroon 5 – “Girls Like You” ft. Cardi B
  2. Casper – “Te Bote” (Remix) feat Nio García, Darell, Nicky Jam, Bad Bunny, Ozuna
  3. BLACKPINK – “‘뚜두뚜두” (DDU-DU DDU-DU)
  4. Becky G, Natti Natasha – “Sin Pijama”
  5. Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin – “I Like It”
  6. Nicky Jam x J. Balvin – “X” (EQUIS)
  7. Daddy Yankee – “Dura”
  8. Neha Kakkar, Dhvani Bhanushali & Ikka Singh – “Dilbar”
  9. Drake – “In My Feelings”
  10. Ed Sheeran – “Perfect”

Daddy Yankee’s “Dura” Reaches No. 1 on Billboard’s Latin Airplay Chart

Daddy Yankee has another No. 1 on his resume…

The 41-year-old Puerto Rican rapper-singer has earned his ninth No. 1 on Billboard’s Latin Airplay chart, as “Dura” rises 4-1 on the March 17-dated list.

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The song collected 16.4 million in audience impressions (up 15 percent) in the week ending March 11, according to Nielsen Music.

“Dura” is the first single from Daddy Yankee’s upcoming studio album El Disco Duro.

“This song belongs to the people, not me,” Daddy Yankee tells Billboard.

Daddy Yankee replaces himself at No. 1 on the Latin Airplay chart, as his featured turn on Wisin’s “Todo Comienza En La Disco” (also featuring Yandel) crowned the list a week earlier (March 10). On the new chart, is descends 1-5.

The last time an act replaced itself at No. 1 on Latin Airplay was on November 5, 2016, when J Balvin replaced himself atop the list. That week, Balvin’s “Safari,” featuring Pharrell Williams and Bia & Sky ceded the summit to Zion & Lennox’s “Otra Vez,” featuring Balvin. The latter jumped 4-1, earning Balvin his sixth leader. He’s since added a seventh No. 1 with “Mi Gente,” alongside Willy William, featuring Beyoncé.

On Hot Latin Songs — which blends airplay, sales and streams — “Dura” holds at No. 2 for a second week, and takes Greatest Gainer/Airplay honors. It also hits No. 1 on Latin Rhythm Airplay, ascending 3-1. It’s his 17th leader on the list, extending his record for the most No. 1s in the 17-year history of the tally. In second place: Wisin & Yandel, with 14.

Daddy Yankee’s “Dura” Gets a Special “The Simpsons” Call Out

Doh! Daddy Yankee’s latest single is a hit in Springfield…

The 41-year-old Puerto Rican rapper’s new song “Dura” has gone viral with the #DuraChallenge, which has prompted fans from around the world to share videos dancing to the Latin hit.

Daddy Yankee

Now, one of television’s most iconic cartoons has jumped on the bandwagon, with The Simpsons surprising Daddy Yankee with their own version of “Dura.”

Homer, Bart and Lisa went to the studio to record their take on the track, and the Latin superstar couldn’t contain his excitement, not one bit!

Watch The Simpsons sing “Dura” below.

🔥🔥🔥🔥😂😂😂 #Repost @simpsonized ・・・ Muchos de ustedes nos lo habían pedido…Así que hablamos con Homero y lo convencimos de hacer el #durachallenge de @daddyyankee , jajajaja. 😂😂😂 ¡Esperamos que lo disfruten! 😜😜 . 🎵Créditos y participación especial🎵 -Voces: @davidcomedia (Homero) @majoestevez1 (Bart y Lisa) -Producción musical: @matheusdiez -Dibujo y animación: @nelsontiapa @isaactiapa . . . #dura #daddyyankee #challenge #durachallenge🔥 #dance #daddyyankeeconcert #thesimpsons #lossimpsons #davidcomedia #majoestevez #nelsontiapa #isaactiapa #tiapa #matheusdiez #homerosimpson #bartsimpson #lisasimpson #duradaddyyankee #daddyyankeedura #simpsonizedart #simpsonized #realsimpsonized #teamsimpsonized #mundoamarillo

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