Despacito: The Latin hit taking over the world


Despacito has become the longest-running foreign language number one in UK chart history. And it’s been viewed more than a billion times on YouTube.

What makes this song such a giant hit in places as far away as Arkansas and Berlin? Singer Luis Fonsi tells us why.

View the original article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-40191662

Video by Paul Blake.

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