There's a new take on the hit Latin pop song Despacito. With the release of a Justin Bieber remix, the danceable track went nuclear, managing to stay at the top of the charts for 11 consecutive weeks as it became the most viewed video on YouTube in history, with 2.8 billion views.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro premiered a remix of the song by Puerto Rican duo Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee Sunday, transforming the record-setting single about a slow, romantic seduction into a campaign jingle for his contested constitution rewrite.
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His co-singer on the hit, Luis Fonsi, issued a statement saying that "at no time was I consulted, nor did I authorise, the use or changes of the lyrics of Despacito for political ends".
"My music is for everyone to listen to and enjoy, not to be used as propaganda that intends to manipulate the will of a people who are screaming for their liberty and a better future", Fonsi said in a message posted to Instagram.
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"What do you think, eh?" the grinning president asked the crowd. "You dictatorial regime is a mockery, not only for my Venezuelan brothers, but also for the whole world".
But Maduro's show wasn't playing the original song, the massive worldwide hit that has dominated auto radios, dance clubs and gyms across the globe for months.
Millions of Venezuelans have been staging months of protests against Maduro, a former bus driver and union leader narrowly elected to replace the late Hugo Chavez in 2013.
Protests intensified in May after Maduro called for a rewrite of the country's constitution in a bid to control the ongoing protests against his government.
That plan by Maduro has already been met with mass street protests, an unofficial plebiscite rejecting it, a nationwide strike and a warning by the United States of economic sanctions if the vote goes ahead.
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