Parents and children rejoice as a new edition of “Baby Shark” is making its way featuring Luis Fonsi, presented by Universal Music Latin Entertainment and children’s content brand Pinkfong.
Officially dropping on Wednesday (July 15), the new version of “Baby Shark” is accompanied by a colorful animated video that shows Fonsi diving into the ocean and hanging out with his friendly shark buddies. Fonsi’s children Mikaela and Rocco also make their singing debut on the track.
“This was a very special collaboration for my kids and I and we hope this new version of ‘Baby Shark’ brings joy and entertains kids and families around the world as much as we enjoyed making it,” Fonsi expressed in an official statement.
“Baby Shark,” released in 2016, became a viral hit in 2018 and was covered by many K-Pop stars in addition to James Corden and John Legend. The song debuted at No. 32 on the Billboard Hot 100 list dated Jan. 12, 2019.
Produced by Joel Iglesias, Mini Stars, and Pinkfong, the Fonsi-assisted “Baby Shark” is a glimpse of the upcoming Mini Stars Vol. 1 EP by Universal Music Latin Entertainment, where artists such as Sebastián Yatra, Nacho, Greeicy, Guaynaa, and Joey Montana, to name a few, reimagine children’s classics in Spanish and English.
Check out an exclusive look below.