Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's Despacito remix, featuring Justin Bieber, topped the US music singles chart for 16 weeks. Photo: AP

How Spanish song Despacito topped the charts with the help of Justin Bieber in a politically divided United States

In a time when there’s a focus on the American President’s immigration stance, the Spanish-language remix stayed atop of the US singles chart for a record tieing 16 weeks

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Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's Despacito remix, featuring Justin Bieber, topped the US music singles chart for 16 weeks. Photo: AP
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