‘Despacito’ Beat Works on Every Pop Song. Here’s Proof.

"Umbrella," "Opps! ...I Did It Again," and "Lean on Me" all work.

By Abby Hassler

Musicians Conor Maynard and Pixie Lott posted an interesting experiment with Luis Fonsi’s “Despacito,” which features Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber.

luis fonsi amp 05152017 0070web Despacito Beat Works on Every Pop Song. Heres Proof.

Shoboy and Nina from 92.3 AMP Radio interview Luis Fonsi on the StubHub Stage in the Adorama Live Theatre in New York City on May 15, 2017 (Photo: E.J. Judge / CBS Digital)

Related: Luis Fonsi Wants To Work With More Pop Singers After Justin Bieber

The two take turns singing hit songs from the past few decades to the “Despacito” beat. They cover songs in multiple genres, ranging from Rihanna’s “Umbrella” to Bill Withers “Lean on Me” to Britney Spears’ “Oops! … I Did It Again.”

Posting to the video on social media, Maynard wrote, “How many songs can you sing over the number 1 song in the world right now?! MUST WATCH!!!”

Watch the video and the original “Despacito” remix below.

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