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Ryan Castro and Peso Pluma Drop Viral Hit “Quema”

Ryan Castro‘s recent hit single “Quema,” a collaboration with the talented Mexican artist Peso Pluma, has achieved an astounding feat by securing a coveted spot on Billboard’s Hot 100, propelling Castro to international fame. But that’s not all – “Quema” also impressively debuts at #21 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart, solidifying its status as a cross-genre triumph.

With “Quema,” Ryan Castro continues to break records and reach new heights in his music career. The track, skillfully produced by SOG, a mastermind behind several of Ryan’s chart-toppers, has already earned Gold certification in the U.S. and remains a dominant force on YouTube’s Global Trends. The song has taken the world by storm, soaring to the Top 5 in Mexico, the U.S., and Colombia. In its debut weekend, it even broke into the Top 10 of Spotify’s Global and US Debut Songs Chart. And the global reach of “Quema” is undeniable, as it ranks at an impressive #101 on Billboard’s Global 200.

The old-school Reggaeton vibes of “Quema” have struck a chord with fans, and the TikTok community is no exception. Embracing the infectious beat, TikTok dance challenges have skyrocketed the song’s popularity to incredible heights. With over 80 million views and more than 50k original videos created by fans and artists worldwide, “Quema” has become the viral hit of the summer. Peso Pluma’s contribution to the song, along with his unique voice, adds a special touch that resonates with audiences.

Ryan Castro’s musical journey, much like Peso Pluma’s, shows no signs of slowing down. As he continues his triumphant tour throughout Europe, excitement builds for his last stop in Santander on July 29th, before he embarks on an exhilarating tour through Ecuador, Peru, Guatemala, and the U.S. His electrifying performances have captivated audiences worldwide, earning him a dedicated fan base that spans continents.