New York, NY (Top40 Charts/ Don Omar Official Website)
The music video for DON OMAR and Lucenzo's international hit "Danza Kuduro
" has surpassed 100 million views on its official VEVO and Youtube channel becoming the first Latin music video to ever reach this mark and only the 23rd music video in the history of VEVO to do so including all genres. The clip is the most watched Latin music video ever claiming this title in less than 8 months since its premiere. Since its release the music video has maintained its positioning in the top of VEVO's most viewed music video rankings competing with artists such as Lady Gaga, Eminem, Justin Bieber
amongst others. VEVO is the leading premium music video and entertainment service online with 1.7 billion streams and over 60 million unique visitors in the US and Canada each month.
The volume of views that "Danza Kuduro
" has received on VEVO is significantly more than any other Latin music video has received and the pace at which Don Omar
reached 100 million views is beyond what any of the Puerto Rican artist's colleagues can compare to. This has been fueled by "Danza Kuduro
" becoming an international mega-hit reaching the No 1 position on the Billboard Hot Latin Songs Chart in the US for 16 weeks as well as dominating radio charts in Argentina, Chile, Central America and Spain.
"I thank God and my fans for permitting me and helping me to make history with my music. This achievement also belongs to Lucenzo
and his great song and to all of those people around the world that enjoyed it. I have a commitment to the music industry which is to continue to elevate my genre to glorious and unforgettable moments. It's time to focus and work hard. Thanks to everyone," commented Don Omar.
Next up, Don Omar
prepares to release the music video for his new single "Taboo
". The song which is a re-imagining of the international mega-hit "Lambada" is already becoming one of the most requested songs throughout the US and Puerto Rico. The video, which was directed by Marlon
Pena and produced by Noelia
Cacavelli was filmed in the Dominican Republic and Brazil and will premiere on VEVO in April. The video will premiere shortly before Don Omar
returns to the big-screen for his roll in the upcoming Universal Pictures
film "Fast 5" alongside Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Tyrese Gibson, Dwayne Johnson, Ludacris