Willy became an international sensation after the release of Mi Gente
, a collaboration with J Balvin. The track received praise from the likes of Barack Obama who announced Mi Gente as his #1 favourite song of the year; while Beyoncé’s admiration led her to release an official remix Mi Gente Feat. Beyoncé
. Produced by Scorpio Music, the music video amassed over 1.9 billion views on You-tube alone, received a MTV VMA. Mi Gente maintained #1 on Spotify Global for twelve consecutive weeks, while topping charts across the world as #1 in over 55 countries. The track also remained the chart for most Shazammed track across the planet for eleven weeks straight.