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Luis Alfonso Rodríguez López-Cepero (born April 15, 1978 (1978-04-15) [age 40]), also known as Luis Fonsi, is a Puerto Rican singer, songwritter, and actor. He is most known for his worldwide hit song 'Despacito'. Because of this song and music video, LuisFonsiVEVO became one the fastest growing YouTube channels of all time and is currently the 40th most subscribed and 60th most viewed YouTube channel of all time, with over 18.9 million subscribers and 8.3 billion video views.

'Despacito'

On January 12, 2017, VEVO released and uploaded Luis Fonsi's song and music video for 'Despacito' featuring rapper and singer Daddy Yankee. The official music video is now the most liked and viewed YouTube video of all time, with over 27 million likes and over 5 billion views. Canadian singer Justin Bieber was featured in an English remix, which only boosted the song's success, making it one of the most popular songs in the entire world.

Due to the song and music video, Luis Fonsi's career success has skyrocketed.

Hacking

On April 10, 2018, a hacker got onto Luis Fonsi's VEVO channel and deleted 'Despacito'. The next day, YouTube permanetly restored the video. It is the 8th "most viewed YouTube video" to be deleted and the first to be deleted temporaily.

List of Subscriber Milestones

  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 1 million subscribers on September 27, 2016.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 2 million subscribers on February 20, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 3 million subscribers on March 31, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 4 million subscribers on April 20, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 5 million subscribers on May 8, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 6 million subscribers on May 27, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 7 million subscribers on June 13, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 8 million subscribers on June 30, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 9 million subscribers on July 13, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 10 million subscribers on July 25, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 11 million subscribers on August 8, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 12 million subscribers on August 25, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 13 million subscribers on September 17, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 14 million subscribers on October 23, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 15 million subscribers on November 22, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 16 million subscribers on December 18, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 17 million subscribers on January 17, 2018.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 18 million subscribers on February 24, 2018.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 19 million subscribers on April 14, 2018.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO went below 19 million subscribers on April 30, 2018.

List of Video View Milestones

  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 1 billion views on January 31, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 2 billion views on April 22, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 3 billion views on June 5, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 4 billion views on July 17, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 5 billion views on August 27, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 6 billion views on November 14, 2017.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 7 billion views on January 13, 2018.
  • LuisFonsiVEVO hit 8 billion views on April 5, 2018.