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YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California. Although the most-viewed videos were initially viral videos, such as "Evolution of Dance" and "Charlie Bit My Finger", the most-viewed videos were increasingly related to music videos. Since Lady Gaga's "Bad Romance" in 2009, every video that has reached the top of the "most-viewed YouTube videos" list has been a music video. Some of the previously most-viewed videos are no longer listed on the site.

In November 2005, a Nike advertisement featuring Brazilian football player Ronaldinho became the first video to reach one million views.[1]

Billion View Club

An early metric of a video's popularity was the so-called Billion View Club, denoting videos which had succeeded in reaching over 1 billion views since their initial upload.[2]

In December 2012, "Gangnam Style" became the first video to reach one billion views.[3] By June 2015, only "Baby" had also managed to pass this threshold, but, by October 2015, a total of ten videos had done so,[2] and the number grew further to 100 in February 2018.[4] Considering older videos that pre-dated YouTube's creation in 2005 but were added later:

  • "November Rain" by Guns N' Roses became the first video made prior to YouTube's creation to reach this threshold by July 2018.[5]
  • "Numb" by Linkin Park was the first 2000s video predating YouTube to reach 1 billion views in November 2018.[6]
  • "Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen was the first 1970s video (and pre-1990s video) to reach 1 billion views in July 2019.[7]
  • "Sweet Child o' Mine" by Guns N' Roses was the first 1980s video to reach 1 billion views in October 2019.[8]

With numerous videos readily clearing one billion views by 2018, more interest has been on two and three-billion views and higher metrics. In May 2014, "Gangnam Style" became the first video to exceed two billion views.[9] "Despacito" became the first video to reach three billion views in August 2017,[10] four billion in October 2017,[11] five billion in April 2018,[12] six billion in February 2019[13] and seven billion in October 2020.[14] "Baby Shark Dance" became the first video to reach eight billion views in February 2021 and the first video to reach nine billion views in July 2021.

As of November 2020, sixteen videos have exceeded three billion views, seven of which exceed four billion views, three of which exceed five billion views, two of which exceed six and seven billion views. "See You Again" became the second video to reach three billion views in August 2017,[15] followed by "Gangnam Style" in November 2017.[16] "Shape of You" became the second video to reach four billion views in January 2019,[17] followed by "See You Again" in February 2019.[18] "Baby Shark Dance" became the second video to reach five billion views in April 2020,[19] followed by "Shape of You" in October 2020. "Baby Shark Dance" became the second video to reach six billion views in July 2020 and seven billion views in October 2020.

The majority of these videos in the Billion View Club have been commercial music videos by popular artists, but the list has included oddities, typically programs aimed at children. Such videos include two episodes of the Russian animated cartoon Masha and the Bear, a version of "The Wheels on the Bus" by the British animation studio Little Baby Bum, and "Johny Johny Yes Papa" from children's stations LooLoo Kids and ChuChu TV.[20] Various versions of the song "Baby Shark" in total amassed more than five billion views by January 2019, with the original version posted by Pinkfong having exceeded two billion views previously.[21] The original video by Pinkfong is now the most viewed video on the site. On October 29, 2020, Baby Shark surpassed 7 billion views, and on November 2, it passed Despacito to become the most viewed video on YouTube. On February 23, 2021, Baby Shark surpassed 8 billion views, becoming the first (and so far only) video to do so. On July 20, 2021, Baby Shark surpassed 9 billion views, becoming the first (and currently only) video to do so.

Top videos

The following table lists the top 30 most-viewed videos on YouTube, with each total rounded to the nearest 10 million views, uploader and upload date.[A]

Top 30 most-viewed YouTube videos[22]
No. Video name Uploader Views (billions) Upload date Note
1. "Baby Shark Dance"[23] Pinkfong Baby Shark - Kids' Songs & Stories 9.46 June 17, 2016 [B]
2. "Despacito"[25] Luis Fonsi 7.57 January 12, 2017 [C]
3. "Johny Johny Yes Papa"[26] LooLoo Kids 5.78 October 8, 2016 [D]
4. "Shape of You"[27] Ed Sheeran 5.48 January 30, 2017 [E]
5. "See You Again"[28] Wiz Khalifa 5.29 April 6, 2015 [F]
6. "Bath Song"[31] Cocomelon – Nursery Rhymes 4.55 May 2, 2018 [G]
7. "Learning Colors – Colorful Eggs on a Farm"[32] Miroshka TV 4.52 February 27, 2018 [H]
8. "Masha and the Bear – Recipe for Disaster"[33] Get Movies 4.46 January 31, 2012 [I]
9. "Uptown Funk"[34] Mark Ronson 4.32 November 19, 2014 [J]
10. "Phonics Song with Two Words"[35] ChuChu TV 4.22 March 6, 2014
11. "Gangnam Style"[36] Psy 4.21 July 15, 2012 [K]
12. "Dame Tu Cosita"[38] El Chombo 3.63 April 5, 2018
13. "Sugar"[39] Maroon 5 3.57 January 14, 2015
14. "Sorry"[40] Justin Bieber 3.47 October 22, 2015
15. "Roar"[41] Katy Perry 3.45 September 5, 2013
16. "Counting Stars"[42] OneRepublic 3.41 May 31, 2013
17. "Thinking Out Loud"[43] Ed Sheeran 3.34 October 7, 2014
18. "Wheels on the Bus"[44] Cocomelon – Nursery Rhymes 3.29 May 24, 2018
19. "Dark Horse"[45] Katy Perry 3.16 February 20, 2014
20. "Faded"[46] Alan Walker 3.16 December 3, 2015
21. "Girls Like You"[47] Maroon 5 3.14 May 31, 2018
22. "Lean On"[48] Major Lazer 3.11 March 22, 2015
23. "Bailando"[49] Enrique Iglesias 3.11 April 11, 2014
24. "Shake It Off"[50] Taylor Swift 3.10 August 18, 2014
25. "Let Her Go"[51] Passenger 3.09 July 25, 2012
26. "Axel F"[52] Crazy Frog 3.04 June 16, 2009
27. "Mi Gente"[53] J Balvin 2.99 June 29, 2017
28. "Perfect"[54] Ed Sheeran 2.98 November 9, 2017
29. "Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)"[55] Shakira 2.96 June 4, 2010
30. "Hello"[56] Adele 2.89 October 22, 2015
As of October 11, 2021

Historical most-viewed videos

The following table lists the videos that became YouTube's most-viewed video, from April 2005 to the present.

  Current record (⁂)
  Former record (*)
  Indicates the video has since been removed from YouTube (‡)
Progression of the most-viewed video on YouTube
Video name Uploader Views* Upload date Date achieved Days held Ref Notes
"Baby Shark Dance"[23] Pinkfong Baby Shark - Kids' Songs & Stories 7,037,500,000 June 17, 2016 November 2, 2020 346
"Despacito"[25] Luis Fonsi 2,993,700,000 January 12, 2017 August 4, 2017 1,186 [57] [L]
"See You Again"[28] Wiz Khalifa 2,894,000,000 April 6, 2015 July 10, 2017 25 [29]
"Gangnam Style"⁂[36] Psy 803,700,000 July 15, 2012 November 24, 2012 1,689 [37] [M]
"Baby"*[58] Justin Bieber 245,400,000 February 19, 2010 July 16, 2010 862 [59] [N]
"Bad Romance"[62] Lady Gaga 178,400,000 November 24, 2009 April 14, 2010 93 [63] [O]
"Charlie Bit My Finger"‡[66] HDCYT 128,900,000 May 22, 2007 October 25, 2009 171 [67]
"Evolution of Dance"[68] Judson Laipply 118,900,000 April 6, 2006 May 2, 2009 176 [69]
"Girlfriend"‡[70][71] RCA Records 92,600,000 February 27, 2007 July 17, 2008 289 [72]
"Evolution of Dance"[68] Judson Laipply 78,400,000 April 6, 2006 March 15, 2008 124 [73]
"Music Is My Hot Hot Sex"‡[74] CLARUSBARTEL72 76,600,000 April 9, 2007 March 1, 2008 14 [75] [P]
"Evolution of Dance"*[68] Judson Laipply 10,600,000 April 6, 2006 May 19, 2006 652 [78] [Q]
"Pokemon Theme Music Video"‡[79] Smosh 4,300,000 November 28, 2005 March 12, 2006 68 [80] [R]
"Myspace – The Movie"‡[83][84] eggtea 2,700,000 January 31, 2006 February 18, 2006 22 [85]
"Phony Photo Booth"‡[86] mugenized 3,400,000 December 1, 2005 January 21, 2006 28 [87] [S]
"The Chronic of Narnia Rap"‡[88] youtubedude 2,300,000 December 18, 2005 January 9, 2006 12 [89]
"Ronaldinho: Touch of Gold"‡*[90] Nikesoccer 255,000 October 21, 2005 October 31, 2005 70 [91] [T]
"I/O Brush"‡*[93] larfus 247,000 October 5, 2005 October 29, 2005 2 [94]
"Me at the zoo"[95] jawed 1 April 23, 2005 April 23, 2005 1 [96]
As of October 14, 2021

* The approximate number of views each video had when it became YouTube's most-viewed video.

Timeline of most viewed videos (Oct 2005 – Sep 2021)

Baby Shark#Pinkfong versionDespacito#Music videoSee You Again#Music videoGangnam Style (music video)Baby (Justin Bieber song)Bad RomanceCharlie Bit My FingerGirlfriend (Avril Lavigne song)#Music videoMusic Is My Hot Hot SexJudson Laipply#Evolution of DanceSmosh#Formation and Pokémon Theme Music Video: 2002–2006The MySpace MovieList of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno sketchesLazy Sunday (The Lonely Island song)RonaldinhoDigital painting

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Some videos may not be available worldwide due to regional restrictions in certain countries.
  2. ^ "Baby Shark Dance" was the fifth video to reach 4 billion views on November 25, 2019; second video to reach 5 billion views on April 3, 2020; second video to reach 6 billion views on July 16, 2020; second video to reach 7 billion views on October 29, 2020; first video to reach 8 billion views on February 23, 2021; and the first video to reach 9 billion views on July 20, 2021. It surpassed "Despacito" on November 1, 2020 to become the most-viewed video of all time.[24]
  3. ^ "Despacito" was the first video to reach 3 billion views on August 4, 2017;[10] first video to reach 4 billion views on October 11, 2017;[11] first video to reach 5 billion views on April 5, 2018;[12] first video to reach 6 billion views on February 24, 2019;[13] first video to reach 7 billion views on October 10, 2020;[14] YouTube's most liked video with over 40 million likes as of November 2020.
  4. ^ "Johny Johny Yes Papa" was the sixth video to reach 4 billion views on October 12, 2020; and the fifth video to reach 5 billion views on March 19, 2021.
  5. ^ "Shape of You" was the second video to reach 4 billion views on January 7, 2019;[17] third video to reach 5 billion views on October 1, 2020.
  6. ^ "See You Again" surpassed "Gangnam Style" as the most viewed video on July 10, 2017;[29] second video to reach 2 billion views on September 3, 2016;[30] second video to reach 3 billion views on August 6, 2017;[15] third video to reach 4 billion views on February 7, 2019; fourth video to reach 5 billion views on March 9, 2021;[18] and the second most liked video with over 30 million likes as of October 2020.
  7. ^ "Bath Song" by Cocomelon is the tenth video to reach 4 billion views on May 10, 2021.
  8. ^ "Learning Colors – Colorful Eggs on a Farm" is the ninth video to reach 4 billion views on May 4-6, 2021.
  9. ^ "Recipe for Disaster" was the fourth video to reach 4 billion views on July 31, 2019.
  10. ^ "Uptown Funk" was the seventh video to reach 4 billion views on November 8, 2020.
  11. ^ "Gangnam Style" surpassed "Baby" as the most viewed video on November 24, 2012;[37] first video to reach 1 billion views on December 21, 2012;[3] first video to reach 2 billion views on May 30, 2014;[9] third video to reach 3 billion views on November 25, 2017; eighth video to reach 4 billion views on March 4, 2021.[16]
  12. ^ "Despacito" became the first video to reach 3 billion views on August 4, 2017;[10] first video to reach 4 billion views on October 11, 2017;[11] first video to reach 5 billion views on April 5, 2018;[12] first video to reach 6 billion views on February 24, 2019;[13] first video to reach 7 billion views on October 10, 2020.[14]
  13. ^ "Gangnam Style" became the first video to reach 1 billion views on December 21, 2012;[3] first video to reach 2 billion views on May 30, 2014.[9]
  14. ^ "Baby" became to first video to reach 500 million views on March 28, 2011.[60][61]
  15. ^ "Bad Romance" became the first video to reach 200 million views on May 9, 2010.[64][65]
  16. ^ "Music is My Hot Hot Sex" became the first video to reach 100 million views on March 11, 2008.[76] The uploader then deleted the video four days later, and "Evolution of Dance" regained its title as the most-viewed video.[77]
  17. ^ "Evolution of Dance" became the first video to reach 20 million views on June 5, 2006;[76] first video to reach 50 million views on June 7, 2007.[76] It is the only video on this list to hold the No. 1 spot on more than one occasion.
  18. ^ "Pokemon Theme Music Video" became the first video to reach 10 million views on May 6, 2006.[81] It was removed from YouTube in June 2007 for copyright infringement.[82]
  19. ^ "Phony Photo Booth" became the first video to reach 5 million views on February 8, 2006.[81] It was removed from YouTube on February 18, 2006 for copyright infringement.
  20. ^ "Ronaldinho: Touch of Gold" became the first video to reach 500,000 views on November 3, 2005;[92][81] first video to reach 2 million views on December 12, 2005.[81]

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