Daddy Yankee Mundial
|Daddy Yankee Mundial|
|Studio album by Daddy Yankee|
|Released||27 April 2010|
|Genre||Reggaeton, hip hop, latin rap, merengue, dancehall|
|Label||El Cartel, Sony Music|
|Producer||Eli "El Musicólogo", Menes "Los De La Nazza", Diesel|
|Daddy Yankee chronology|
|Singles from Daddy Yankee Mundial|
Daddy Yankee Mundial (English: Daddy Yankee Worldwide) (also known as Mundial) is the name of the fifth studio album and tenth overall by Puerto Rican rapper Daddy Yankee through El Cartel Records released on 27 April 2010.
Unlike his previous albums, he describes the album with a mixture of Reggaeton, Merengue, perico ripiao, soca and dance hall. Some recorded tracks with Don Omar, Luis Fonsi, Barrington Levy and Jowell & Randy has been rejected of recycles. Before the release, Daddy Yankee confirmed that the album includes 13 tracks plus 3 bonus tracks on the iTunes version. The album doesn't include the tracks recorded with Luis Fonsi and Don Omar since Yankee signed for the album to be released under Sony Music and not Universal Music Group. He had also recorded a new song named "Intenso" which was released on his birthday for his fans, but said that it was not going to be on this material. The album was first set to be released on 13 October 2009, then 17 November 2009, it was finally released on 27 April 2010.
Album title and release
About the title of the album, he said about the name: "Reflects my experiences lived in all promotional trips, in summary, Daddy Yankee Mundial is an album with a great musical variety where The Street joins The World."
The album was first intended to be released on 13 October 2009, then 17 November 2009, and was then was postponed to 13 April 2010. The album was finally released on 27 April 2010. During its first week of release, the album debuted on the US Billboard 200 at number 29, selling over 18,500 copies.
- "Grito Mundial" was released as the official first single on 8 October 2009 and digitally on October 20, 2009. The music video was filmed in Argentina & Brazil and was premiered on 20 January 2010. The song peaked on #7 on the Billboard Latin Rhythm Airplay. The song was chosen as the official anthem for the 2010 FIFA World Cup but since Ayala would not have owned 100% of the song on profits, he declined and decided to give it to the federation. They chose Shakira's Waka Waka (This Time for Africa) instead.
- "Descontrol" is the second single released for airplay on 12 January 2010 and digitally on 23 February 2010. The song topped the Billboard Latin Rhythm Airplay, and a music video was filmed for the song in New York and was released on 17 May 2010.
- "La Despedida" is the third single released on 4 August 2010. The song has become the most successful song off the album, reaching #4 in both Billboard Top Latin Songs and Latin Pop Songs. Also, the song has entered the top 10 in many Latin countries due to heavy airplay.
- "El Ritmo No Perdona (Prende)" was released for free download through his official website on 1 July 2009 as the album's buzz single, and the music video was released the same date. The song peaked at number #2 on Billboard Latin Rhythm Airplay. The song is not part of the main tracklist, but was included as iTunes bonus track of the album.
|1.||"El Mejor De Todos Los Tiempos (Intro)"||Raymond Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||2:50|
|2.||"Descontrol"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||2:52|
|3.||"Vida En La Noche"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:46|
|4.||"La Señal"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||2:53|
|5.||"La Despedida"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:22|
|6.||"Que Es La Que Hay"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:06|
|7.||"Me Enteré" (featuring Tito El Bambino)||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:07|
|8.||"El Más Duro"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||2:56|
|9.||"Daría"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:36|
|10.||"Rumba y Candela"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:08|
|11.||"Mintiendo Con La Verdad"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:11|
|12.||"Campeo A Mi Manera"||Ayala||Diesel||3:12|
|13.||"Grito Mundial"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:05|
|iTunes bonus content|
|14.||"Viejas Andadas"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||2:49|
|15.||"El Ritmo No Perdona"||Ayala||El Musicólogo and Menes||3:04|
|Mexican Albums Chart||28|
|US Billboard Top Latin Albums||1|
|US Billboard Top Rap Albums||10|
|US Billboard 200||29|
- Daddy Yankee Mundial album by Daddy Yankee
- "Mundial" with collaborations of Don Omar & Luis Fonsi Univision.com
- Don Omar, Luis Fonsi & Jowell & Randy on "Mundial" Esmas.com
- [dead link]
- ""Intenso" Daddy Yankee a los 33". Daddy Yankee. 2010-02-04. Retrieved 2012-02-12.
- Jerrfies, David. "Review: Mundial". Allmusic. Retrieved 1 May 2010.
- Preorder: Daddy Yankee Mundial iTunes.com Accessed April 23-10.
- Mundial > MexicanCharts mexicancharts.com Accessed 2010-06-11
- Top Latin Albums for Daddy Yankee Billboard.com
- Top Rap Albums for Daddy Yankee Billboard.com
- Billboard 200 Albums for Daddy Yankee Billboard.com
- DaddyYankee.com — Daddy Yankee's official website