New York, NY (Top40 Charts)
DJ Snake has shared an 8-bit animated version of the video for his global hit single "Taki Taki
" featuring Selena
Gomez, Ozuna, and Cardi B. Released in September, "Taki Taki
" has amassed over 1.5 billion total combined streams to date.
With its retro aesthetic, the animated version of the "Taki Taki
" video finds DJ Snake
and his three featured artists rendered in full 8-bit glory. The visual directly animates certain sections of the official "Taki Taki
" video - the ninth-fastest music video of all time to hit 100 million views on YouTube.
As of now, the official "Taki Taki
" video has racked up over 643 million views in just eight weeks since its release. Directed by Colin Tilley, the official video for "Taki Taki
" premiered during the American Music
Awards on October 9 and surpassed 100 million views in just eight days. In addition to emerging as one of the top five most highly viewed music videos of 2018, "Taki Taki
" has joined the top 10 list of the fastest music videos to reach the 100-million-view milestone.
Having shot to #1 on iTunes in 25 countries, "Taki Taki
" continues DJ Snake's track record of global hits, from "Turn Down for What" to "Let Me Love You
" to the club smash of last summer: his India-inspired "Magenta Riddim." "Taki Taki
" arrives ahead of DJ Snake's forthcoming album, set to drop soon.