Fans can see Daddy Yankee in the capital this summer.
Pictured: July 2017: Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee’s “Despacito,” from Universal Music Latin Entertainment, officially became the most streamed track of all time, just six months after its release.
Responsible for transcending cultural boundaries and establishing reggaeton as a mainstream musical style, Daddy Yankee dubbed the King of Reggaeton today announces his upcoming U.K. show at The SSE Arena, Wembley. The Puerto Rican Superstar has curated some of the most celebrated and colourful catalogue of Latin anthems of our generation including 2017’s summer hit “Despacito” which this month surpassed a record 5 billion views on YouTube, party anthem “Gasolina” and remixes of “Havana” and “Gyal You A Party Animal”.
His success continues to shine with hit song “Azukia” featuring Steve Aoki and “Dura” which has surpassed an incredible 683 million views to date. The international hitmaker is set to bring plenty of Latin flavour to The SSE Arena, Wembley this summer on 10 August 2018. Tickets go on sale on 27 April 2018 at LiveNation.co.uk
The singer, songwriter and producer has dominated charts around the world, collecting accolades along the way including “Collaboration of the Year” and “Favorite Pop/Rock Song” for “Despacito” at the American Music Awards 2017, “Latin Songwriter” and “Artist of the Year” at ASCAP Awards 2017 and walking away with “Record of the Year”, “Song of the Year”, “Best Urban Fusion/Performance” and “Best Short Form Music Video” at the Latin GRAMMY Awards 2017. Having previously bagged awards at the MTV Video Music Awards and Billboard Music Awards, his continued success is pertinent to his 31 million monthly Spotify listeners, legion of over 20 million Instagram followers and billions of YouTube views.
The show will also feature Dominican songstress Natti Natasha as a special guest. Her track with Daddy Yankee “Otra Cosa” boasts over 70 million YouTube views.
Daddy Yankee will perform at The SSE Arena, Wembley on the 10th of August 2018.