Congratulations, Daddy Yankee!
The reggaeton star is doing the happy dance now after not only reaching but surpassing 1 billion plays on YouTube for his peppy track “Dura” in less than a year. Daddy’s appreciative. He thanked all his “elastic” supporters for doing the moves on Instagram:
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#Dura music video has surpassed 1 billion views in six months on @youtube ! Gracias por el apoyo masivo que ustedes le han dado a #Dura hoy en seis meses ha sobrepasado el billón de visitas! @elasticpeople . A todos los que han bailado el #durachallenge #duradancechallenge alrededor del #mundo @dj_urba @rome_mna @gabymusic @pinarecords1 @elcartelrecordsofficial
A post shared by Daddy Yankee (@daddyyankee) on Aug 6, 2018 at 8:42pm PDT
The song spawned a dance called the Dura Challenge, favored by celebs like Zuleyka Rivera. That may have helped just a little bit. Just sayin.’
A post shared by Zuleyka Rivera (@zuleykarivera) on Jan 24, 2018 at 6:06pm PST