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Karol G’s ‘Provenza’ Surpasses 1 Billion Views on YouTube, Marking a Major Achievement

Karol G has achieved a significant milestone with her “Provenza” music video surpassing one billion views on YouTube just two years after its release. Directed by Pedro Artola on the island of Lanzarote, the beach-themed video highlights Karol G’s vibrant presence. This accomplishment marks her ninth video to join the “Billion Views Club” as a lead or featured artist. She also ranks 17th on the Global Top Artists chart.

Provenza” is one of many hits that have established Karol G as a leading artist in the Latin music scene. On the Billboard charts, “Provenza” reached the number one spot on both the Hot Latin Songs and Latin Airplay charts in 2022. The song’s catchy rhythm and engaging lyrics have made a strong impression on listeners worldwide.

Karol G’s entry into the “Billion Views Club” with “Provenza” follows her other successful tracks. These include “China” with Anuel AA, Daddy Yankee, Ozuna, and J Balvin; “Tusa” featuring Nicki Minaj; “Secreto” and “Culpables” with Anuel AA; “Bichota”; “TQG” with Shakira; “El Makinon” with Mariah Angeliq; and “Ahora Me Llama” with Bad Bunny. These songs demonstrate her versatility and ability to blend different musical styles.

In addition to her billion-view hits, Karol G has several other popular tracks approaching this milestone, with “Mi Cama,” “A Ella“, and “Creéme” with Maluma each amassing over 750 million views. These songs highlight her consistent ability to connect with listeners and produce hit songs.

The news of “Provenza” reaching one billion views comes as Karol G continues to make strides in the music industry. Recently named Billboard’s 2024 Woman of the Year and Latin Woman of the Year, she has further solidified her influence on a global scale.

Karol G recently released her summer track “Si Antes Te Hubiera Conocido” (translated to “If I Had Met You Before”), a lively tune produced by Edgar Barrera, Sky Rompiendo, and Karol herself. The song, featuring merengue beats, is a tribute to her admiration for the Dominican Republic. Karol G expressed her affection for the island in an Instagram post, saying, “Its culture, its music, its colors, the hospitality, the energy … everything feels very authentic and special there. The people have embraced me in a way that fills my heart and inspires me all the time.”

With every new release, Karol G continues to expand her musical reach. Her ability to draw inspiration from diverse cultures and experiences is evident in her work, making her a significant artist in the Latin music industry. As she continues to break records and achieve new milestones, Karol G’s dedication to her craft and her fans remains strong.

To revisit the “Provenza” music video and see why it has garnered over a billion views, watch below:

Karol G’s success reflects her talent, dedication, and the strong connection she has with her audience. As she continues to rise, she will undoubtedly keep inspiring and entertaining fans around the world with her music.