Shakira's 'Chantaje' Is Fastest Spanish-Language Video to Reach 100 Million Views

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Shakira in the video for "Chantaje" featuring Maluma.

Just three weeks after its premiere, Shakira's newest music video "Chantaje" featuring Maluma is already breaking records. 

The clip, which made its debut on Nov. 18, has not only become Vevo Certified after reaching over 100 million views in just a matter of weeks, but it is the fastest-ever Spanish-language video to reach that milestone. 

The Colombian superstar took to social media to share the news with her millions of followers. "Yes, I am in a bathtub and even though I don't have any bubbles or champagne, I'm celebrating 'Chantaje's' 100 million views. Thank you so much, I love you guys." 

 

#Chantaje 100 millones de visitas / 100 million views --▶️--

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"Thank you to all the fans for making this song a hit," the "El perdedor" singer tweeted

On the charts, "Chantaje" debuted at No. 1 on Hot Latin Songs (chart dated Nov. 19), becoming only the 14th track to debut atop the chart in its 30-year history. The reggaetón song also bowed at No. 96 on the Billboard Hot 100, Maluma’s first and Shakira's 19th hit on the list.

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