Don Omar Releases "El
Duro" - 15 Million Views for Danza Kuduro
10/18/10 - LatinRapper.com news / Digital Girl press release
The king of kings, Don Omar, presents "El Duro", the third
exclusive single from the iTunes Countdown To "Meet The
The song, a collaboration with Orfanato Music Group artist
Kendo Kaponi, is available beginning today for digital
download on the iTunes store as part of the exclusive
countdown which will make four songs from the
international superstar's upcoming album available for
digital download prior to the release of Don Omar Presents
"Meet The Orphans" this November.
"EL DURO" is an uncompromising return to reggaeton's street
origins and features fierce lyrical content from rapper Kendo
combined with a hypnotizing hook by DON OMAR. This summer, the
song became one of the most requested songs at radio stations
throughout Puerto Rico and one of the most talked about tracks
among online blogs and Latin urban websites. The track will be
included in both regular and deluxe versions of "Meet The
Orphans" which will also include the hits "Hasta Abajo", "Hooka"
and the official single "Danza Kuduro".
"Danza Kuduro", which features the Portuguese artist Lucenzo,
has become an international hit quickly climbing in popularity
on the charts at radio stations throughout Latin America and
the US. Its music video has become an online phenomenon as
well, where it has accumulated more than 15 million views on
Youtube in under 2 months. The pace at which the video's
popularity continues to grow online is unlike anything else
seen in Latin music.
Next up, DON OMAR will take the stage as the special guest
artist at the Machete Music Tour's New York show. The concert
will take place on Friday, October 22nd at the Theatre at
Madison Square Garden.
DON OMAR's new album "Meet The Orphans" will be available in
stores and for digital download this November.