J BALVIN, DUA LIPA, BAD BUNNY AND TAINY SHARE NEW SINGLE & VIDEO “UN DÍA (ONE DAY)”
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23 JULY, 2020 (TORONTO, ON) - Following the successful launch of his critically acclaimed and 2X Platinum Certified album, Colores, J Balvin embarks on a new musical journey with the release of "Un Día (One Day)," a star-studded collaboration alongside fellow global superstars Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny and Tainy. A song about longing and nostalgia, this new bilingual anthem collides two worlds together: the house genre with the best of Latin rhythms, all while incorporating a medley of unforgettable rhymes and catchy beats that will almost make you forget this is a song about heartbreak.
Executive produced by NEON16, "Un Día (One Day)" also arrives with a music video directed by Stillzand stars the famous Spanish actress Úrsula Corberó, protagonist of the Netflix series Money Heist. The single is the newest collaboration between Balvin, Bad Bunny and Tainy, following Balvinand Bad Bunny's critically-acclaimed 2019 EP OASIS as well as Balvin and Tainy's recent collaboration "Agua" from The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run soundtrack. However, this moment marks the first crossover between the three artists and Dua Lipa, who recently released her critically acclaimed #1 sophomore album Future Nostalgia in March.
Listen to and watch "Un Día (One Day)" above and stay tuned for more from J Balvin coming soon.
"J Balvin is one of the most influential reggaeton artists of this modern age." - Forbes
"[reggaeton's] most visible star" - The New York Times
"Now with his own seat at the table, J Balvin will no doubt sigue rompiendo" - Pitchfork
"J Balvin has a sixth sense for a smash hit" - Rolling Stone
About J Balvin
"Reggaeton's Global Ambassador" - 4-time LATIN GRAMMY winner J Balvin is now one of the top streaming music artists in the world, regardless of language, and has developed a legion of fans worldwide. Hailed by Billboard as "the biggest breakout act Latin music has seen in many years" and Pitchfork as "the face of modern Reggaeton," Balvin is leading a second generation of Musica Urbana stars that have propelled Latin music to an unprecedented global embrace. His latest album, Colores, saw both critical acclaim and commercial success. With "Blanco," "Morado" and "Rojo" going #1, J Balvin became the artist with the most #1 songs on the Latin Airplay charts in history, with 23 of his songs earning that spot over the course of his career. With his music and impact on the culture, Balvinhas cemented himself as not only a leader of Reggaeton but as a torchbearer of the new state of Latin music by continuously expanding the limits of the genre and paving the way for "la nueva escuela."
His most recent album, Las Que No Iban A Salir debuted #1 on Billboard's "Top Latin Albums," dethroning himself over his previous albums, with YHLQMDLG at #2 and X 100PRE at #3. Bad Bunny is one of the Latin artists with the most entries to the global "Hot 100" list, with a total of 24 hits. In addition, with his album YHLQMDLG, he became the first Latino artist in history to achieve the position #2 on the global list "Billboard 200." Each of Bad Bunny's releases has left their forceful mark on the history of Latin music. His artistic power and leadership in the entertainment world demonstrate his character as one of the most impactful artists of the moment and reaffirm his expansive position in the music industry.
Source Universal Music Canada
July 23, 2020 3:00pm ET by Pressparty