From 'Otra Vez' to 'Nutella,' Here Are Legarda's 5 Most Watched YouTube Videos

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Legarda, "Otra Vez"

The Latin music industry is mourning the sudden death of emerging Colombian artist Legarda (real name Fabio Andres Legarda Lizcano).

Legarda, who was a music influencer dating popular YouTuber Luisa Fernanda W, died on Thursday (Feb. 7) in Medellin, Colombia, after he took a gunshot to the head. According to El Heraldo, local health services IPS Universitaria confirmed his death after he arrived at the University Hospital Clinic with severe brain damage due to a gunshot wound in the frontal bone of the skull. He was pronounced dead at 5:15 p.m.

His manager Cindy Restrepo posted an official statement on social media, which read, “Today we are going through painful moments. But in the midst of such a difficult situation, we feel the need to share a message of love and peace as he would have liked.”

Discussing the wider impact of Legarda’s death, many artists such as Maluma, CNCO, Carlos Vives, Piso 21 and Fanny Lu took to social media to share their condolences.

Legarda was part of the new wave of urban artists and composers in Colombia. He stepped foot in the spotlight in 2016 with his single “La Verdad.” His most recent single “Nutella” with Ryan Roy and Dejota 2021, and its accompanying music video, was released hours after his passing.

See below for five of Legarda’s most-watched YouTube videos, including "Nutella."

“Otra Vez” - Legarda, Luisa Fernanda W, Itzza Primera, Dejota 2021, Ryan Roy

“ROMA” - Legarda, Itzza Primera

“Uber Sex” - Legarda, Dylan Fuentes

“Modo Avion” - Legarda, Diego Val, DJ Towa

“Nutella” - Legarda, Ryan Roy, Dejota 2021