As far as bilingual remixes go, this one will be huge. Little Mix have confirmed they’re releasing a remix of Latin boy band CNCO’s “Reggaeton Lento” on Friday.
The collab, which has been kept under wraps until today, was announced by both groups on their social media and will feature Little Mix singing in Spanish on the track. It will be their first new material since 2016’s Glory Days.
“We couldn’t keep this quiet anymore,” wrote Little Mix in a tweet that was soon followed by a video phone call between the two groups. “We’re so excited to be signing with you on the reggaeton Lento Remix!” say Little Mix in a video call with the CNCO guys.
“Can’t wait for everyone to hear the new remix,” said CNCO.
The group’s original version of “Reggaeton Lento (Bailemos)” reached No. 6 on Hot Latin Songs on April 8, 2017. It hit No. 1 on the Latin Pop Songs airplay chart dated Feb. 25.The song has generated 99.8 million on-demand streams in the U.S., through Aug. 10, according to Nielsen Music.
CNCO, the first group spawned from the Univision reality show La Banda, won best new artist at this year’s Billboard Latin Music Awards.