Shakira And Bizarrap Achieve YouTube History With “BZRP Music Sessions #53”
Pop sensation Shakira and Argentine producer Bizarrap have made history with the release of their newest song, “BZRP Music Sessions #53”. Just 24 hours after its premiere, the song has achieved almost 64 million views on YouTube, overtaking the widely popular “Despacito” from Luis Fonsi and becoming the highest Latin debut of all time.
Reaching the first million views in 8 minutes and holding the top spot as the number one music trend on YouTube, the song has generated 5.5 million “likes” and over 325,000 comments. The music has spread across social media, gaining 12 million plays on Shakira’s Twitter profile and 31.6 million plays on Bizarap’s.
The video has been given 8 million “likes” on Colombian Instagram, a similar reaction seen on Bizarap’s profile. In the song, Shakira sings several phrases directed at her ex-partner, the former Spanish soccer player Gerard Pique, and encourages women to stand up for themselves. Her empowering lyrics have put her at the top of the trend-list, and will continue to be talked about for a long time.