Lovumba

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"Lovumba"
Single Lovumba Cover.jpg
Single by Daddy Yankee
from the album Prestige
Released October 4, 2011 (Digital)
Format Digital download
Genre Soca, Calypso, Mambo, dance
Length 3:38
Label El Cartel, Sony Music Latin
Songwriter(s) Raymond Ayala
Producer(s) Musicologo & Menes
Daddy Yankee singles chronology
"Ven Conmigo"
(2011) Ven Conmigo2011
"Lovumba"
(2011) Lovumba2011
"Pasarela"
(2012) Pasarela2012

"Lovumba" is the second official single by Puerto Rican reggaeton singer Daddy Yankee from his sixth studio album, Prestige (2012). The single was released digitally on October 4, 2011. The song is a fusion of mambo, soca and dance beats. The name "Lovumba" is a blend of the words Love and Rumba[1] The song was produced by Musicologo and Menes (Los de La Nazza). A Remix version that featured Daddy Yankee and Don Omar was released on January 7, 2012. Both the single and remix versions are included on Daddy Yankee's upcoming album Prestige. The song was nominated for the Latin Grammy Award for Best Urban Song.

Track listing[edit]

iTunes digital download[2]
  1. "Lovumba (Prestige)" — 3:38
  2. "Lovumba (Remix)" (featuring Don Omar) - 3:32
  3. "Lovumba (Club Remix)" - 3:50

Music video[edit]

The music video for Lovumba was recorded in Puerto Rico in December 2011 and was directed by Carlos "Bambam" Martin. The video was released on January 11, 2012.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[3] 31
Colombia (National-Report)[4] 3
Denmark (Tracklisten)[5] 55
France (SNEP)[6] 135
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[7] 33
US Hot Latin Songs (Billboard)[8] 1
US Latin Pop Songs (Billboard)[9] 1
US Tropical Airplay (Billboard)[10] 2
Venezuela Top Latino (Record Report)[11] 9

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