Better Than Original: 2Cellos remake of ‘Despacito’


You already know about the world summer hit which you can’t get out of the head right?

DE SPA CI TO yeah right. This awesome hit is on every radio station and every music channel.

Despacito, still the largest song on the planet has been parodies from the singing dentist, also covered by dudes playing beer bottles. Now, it is becoming the 2CELLOS therapy!


Young Croatian cellists Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, collectively called 2CELLOS, have achieved sensational achievement by carrying the cello to a different level. 2CELLOS has no limitations when it comes to performing live, and the duo is equally as striking when playing Bach and Vivaldi since they are when rocking out AC/DC.

2CELLOS climbed to fame in 2011 when their version of Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal” took the world by storm. The YouTube video became a viral sensation leading to a record deal with Sony Masterworks along with also an invitation to join Sir Elton John on his worldwide tour.

Aside from their huge online after, where they are still amaze with fresh YouTube hits. 2CELLOS’ main focus has always been playing live. In addition to many sold out solo tours (US, Japan, Europe) the duo has also appeared on major TV shows such as “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” “Lopez Tonight,” “TV Total” with Stefan Raab, ABC’s “The Bachelor” and several more.

2CELLOS was likewise the first instrumental act to ever perform on the popular TV series “GLEE”. There they appeared as guests at the Michael Jackson tribute episode, doing “Smooth Criminal”. The 2CELLOS’ structure of the tune, which featured Naya Rivera, debuted at No. 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 Digital Songs Chart and landed the 2CELLOS’ debut album in the Top 100.

The video just got posted on Friday, and it’s already been watched almost 2 million times. These guys are so badass! You got to give them props!

Enjoy the remixed version of Despacito: