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Daddy Yankee Controversy: Reggaeton Star Feels Discriminated By Puerto Rico Tourism Company

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Daddy Yankee Controversy: Reggaeton Star Feels Discriminated By Puerto Rico Tourism Company

EXCERPT: LATIN TIMES

After the resounding success that has had the song "Despacito," Luis Fonsi was named as ambassador of Puerto Rico worldwide. Governor Ricardo Rosselló and the Tourism Company, under the executive direction of José R. Izquierdo

The disagreement was also present in people close to the "Big Boss" as it seems unfair that Yankee, who lives in Puerto Rico, has been excluded from the campaign to Luis Fonsi who actually lives in Miami. Regardless of the controversy generated and the statements, the reggaeton global sensation said that he doesn’t have any type of annoyance with Fonsi and that the friendship relation has not been affected. "Business is business and friendship is friendship, they are two totally different things," Yankee insisted.

"I, frankly, was promoting my land for free all the time. I live here. People see me laying the rivers of El Yunque. I go to Palomino, I go to Culebra ... and I do it for the love of my land," said the singer. 

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