TYGA AND OZUNA JOIN FORCES FOR THE “AYY MACARENA” (REMIX)
Today, GRAMMY® Award-nominated multiplatinum modern hip-hop icon Tyga shares the remix of his viral hit-single “Ayy Macarena” featuring one of Latin music’s most influential artists, Ozuna.
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The original song featured the release of the eye-popping video, which alternates between cinematic set-pieces and fiery dancing as the crossover hit blares in the background. “Ayy Macarena” exploded as yet another hit from the star, crossing over 170 million worldwide streams and 51 million views on the official video since its release.
Additionally, “Ayy Macarena” ignited the #MacarenaChallenge around the globe. Cemented as one of the world’s most viral challenges, it has generated over 850K videos viewed over 300 million times and counting across YouTube, TikTok, and Triller, taking over five continents with support from some of the biggest platform influencers in the world.
As a rapper, entrepreneur, and influential force, Tyga maintains his place at the forefront of hip-hop and the culture. Since emerging in 2008, his influence consistently grew year after year to affect nearly every facet of the mainstream. Throughout his career, he earned dozens of multiplatinum certifications around the world, including the quadruple-platinum “Rack City,” triple-platinum “Faded,” and double-platinum “Ayo” with Chris Brown, to name a few. In 2018, he turned up with his most successful single to date “Taste” [feat. Offset]. Not only did it go six-times platinum and clinch #8 on the Billboard Hot 100, but it generated over 1 billion cumulative streams. It also paved the way for his 2019 opus, Legendary, released via his own Last Kings Records / Empire Distribution. Legendary crashed the Top 20 on the Top 200 chart, scored a gold certification release week, and accumulated 5 billion streams in under a year. Tyga perennially holds a place in the Top 30 of the “Most Streamed Artists on Spotify.” His influence continues to grow with each subsequent album.
Latin Music Superstar Ozuna is a multi-platinum Puerto Rican singer-songwriter leading the wave of the new generation of Latin music artists. Among his numerous achievements, in 2019 he broke the record as the biggest winner in a single year in the history of the Billboard Latin Music Awards. He also won Contemporary Latin Songwriter of the Year at the 2019 BMI Awards and made the 2019 Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People list. He currently ranks among 2019 Nielsen Music Midyear Top 5 Latin Artists and Top 5 Latin Albums. His most recent album, NIBIRU, debuted at #1 on the Billboard Latin chart. This successful debut along with other major releases helped Ozuna claim the #1 position on Billboard’s year end charts in categories including Latin Airplay Artists, Latin Rhythm Airplay Artists, Latin Rhythm Album Artists, and Latin Streaming Songs. He also remains at the summit of worldwide streaming and digital-download charts. He just kicked off his NIBIRU World Tour.
In 2018 he was named YouTube’s most-viewed artist globally and holds the record as the artist with the most videos with over one billion views, seven in total. His debut studio album “Odisea” became the longest-leading No. 1 album by a male artist on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums charts, with an impressive 46 weeks atop; while his sophomore studio album “Aura” debuted No. 7 on the all-genre Billboard 200 chart and remained #1 in the Top Latin Album’s chart for 17 weeks. He has an impressive collection of chart-topping collaborations with the biggest names in Latin music, like Daddy Yankee, Luis Fonsi, and Nicky Jam; as well as globally acclaimed megastars, such as DJ Snake, Cardi B, Selena Gomez, Post Malone, Jeniffer López, Snoop Dogg, and ROSALÍA, among many others.
Ozuna currently holds four Guinness World Records official titles for his impressive musical achievements.