NEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce has released a surprise single on which she sings in Spanish, English and French to raise relief money for those affected by hurricanes in the Caribbean and earthquakes in Mexico.Beyonce is featured on a remix of J. Balvin and Willy William's "Mi Gente," which means "my people" in Spanish. The single was released Thursday night.In an English verse on "Mi Gente," Beyonce sings, "lift up your people, from Texas Puerto Rico, dem islands to Mexico."Beyonce says on her website that she's donating all of her proceeds from the song to relief efforts.
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By Brittany Levine Beckman - Friday Sep 29, 2017
"Despacito" was just the beginning. With Beyoncé on board, the reggaeton revolution just jumped to a whole other level.
What Justin Bieber's remix of Louis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito" did for reggaeton's international growth is nothing compared to what's about to happen after Beyoncé released a remix of J Balvin and Willy William's "Mi Gente."
Don't get me wrong, collaborating with Bieber gives you a boost, but Beyoncé? She's a rocket launcher.
Dropped Thursday night, the "Mi Gente" remix features Beyoncé singing in Spanish and English on the hipshaking track. All her proceeds from the song will go to hurricane relief in Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Caribbean nations struggling in the aftermath of this month's deadly storms. Read more...More about Beyonce, Justin Bieber, Despacito, Mi Gente, and J Balvin