"Despacito" (English: "Slowly") is a single by Puerto Rican pop artist Luis Fonsi featuring reggaeton act Daddy Yankee from his upcoming studio album. Both single and music video were released on 13 January 2017 under Universal Music Latin. The song was written by Luis Fonsi and Erika Ender and was produced by Andrés Torres and Mauricio Rengifo. Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee previously collaborated on the 2010 song "Una Oportunidad".
"Despacito" is a reggaeton-pop song composed in 4/4 time with 88 beats per minute. Its implicit lyrics are about having a sexual relationship in a smooth and romantic way, describing the act of sex as "seeing her hair dancing", "undress her with kisses", "signing her labyrinth walls", "bypassing her danger zones", "provoking her screams" and "starting slowly and then savagely".