'Despacito' is the most watched video ever on YouTube

Sep 04, 2017 - Written by Prashant Munshif

It took 204 days for the official video of "Despacito" to become the most watched video ever seen in YouTube history.



Luis Fonsi's "Despacito" with Daddy Yankee broke the record for the most viewed video of all time, a record previously hit by Wiz Khalifa with Charlie Puth and the song "See You Again."



"Despacito" is the most viewed in 2017 in more than 40 countries, with an average of 14.5 million views daily.



The video accumulated mass views in countries as diverse as Mexico (385 million), Brazil (224 million), Italy (146 million), France (85 million), Indonesia (41 million), India (33 million), Israel 18 million) or Egypt (10 million).