YouTube is one of the biggest source to watch video online. In a statistics revealed from YouTube has been found that there are more than 1 billion unique users visit YouTube each month, surprisingly Over 6 billion hours of video are watched each month on YouTube—that’s almost an hour for every person on Earth. Psy’s Gangnam Style was the first video to reach a billion views. Anyways, this is all about YouTube but we are basically here to get some interesting facts which are related to YouTube.
Today we are going to explore top 10 YouTube videos of all time by view. As we all know every now and then people use to upload any video to share them with people across the world. The platform is also very helpful for them who wants to be popular with their appreciable work.
These are really very interesting topics to know about, you know there are only two videos have ever received over 1 billion views on YouTube, both of which are music videos. So without delaying much let’s explore the videos for what we are looking for.
Top 10 YouTube videos of all time
1. Gangnam Style by PSY
Gangnam Style is the 18th K-pop single by the South Korean musician PSY. The song was released in July 15th 2012. As of May 31, 2014, the music video has been viewed over two billion times on YouTube. As of Oct 26 the video has got over 2,117,034,711 views. You can again let’s have a look at the video posted below.
2. Justin Bieber – Baby ft. Ludacris
The main artist of this video is Justin Bieber. It was released as the lead single from the latter half of Bieber’s debut album, My World 2.0 in the year of 2010 15th of January. The song was a commercial success, peaking at number one in France, and charting in the top ten of the United Kingdom, Canada, the United States, Norway, Japan, Belgium (Flanders), Australia, Ireland, Hungary, Slovakia and New Zealand.
Justin Bieber – Baby ft. Ludacris has got around 1,100,740,765 views
3. “Charlie Bit My Finger – Again!” by Harry and Charlie Davies-Carr
The 56-second-long video, which was uploaded back on YouTube in May 2007, features two English brothers, Harry Davies-Carr (aged three) and Charlie Davies-Carr (aged one). In the video, the younger brother, Charlie, bites the finger of his older brother, Harry. The boys’ father uploaded the video online in May 2007.
As of October 26 the video has got around 788,454,624 views on YouTube.
4. On the Floor – Jennifer Lopez featuring Pitbull
This is the 7th music album from Jennifer Lopez featuring the very popular Pitbull in this video. It was released by Island Records on February 8, 2011 as the lead single from the album. Watch this video to get the idea why people have made this as a 4th most viewed video on YouTube. Approximately by October 26th 2014 this video has 786,957,312 views.
5. Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock
Party Rock Anthem video song performed by the American dance-pop recording duo, LMFAO, featuring British singer Lauren Bennett and American music producer GoonRock. Party Rock Anthem is currently ranked 5th best song of all time on Billboards Hot 100 55th anniversary chart from 1958-2013. Not only getting views on YouTube, the album was best selling digital single of 2011 with sales of 9.7 million copies.
As of October 26th 2014, it has 760,671,292 views on YouTube.
6. Waka Waka (This time for Africa) by Shakira featuring Freshlyground
It was released on 7 May 2010 by Epic Records as the official song of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, which was held in South Africa. Written and produced by Shakira and John Hill. Its lyrics encourage one to aim for their goals like a soldier on a battlefield. It has subsequently been listed as one of the best World Cup songs of all time.
As of Oct 26th 2014 views are 758,870,260 times
7. Love the Way you Lie – Eminem featuring Rihanna
American rapper, Eminem is the main singer in this recorded video along with with pop singer and dancer Rihanna. Eminem wrote the verses and chose Rihanna to sing the chorus. The video was released back in August 2010. Eminem promoted this Rihanna featured video at 2010 Electronic Entertainment Expo, the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards and festivals.
YouTube views are 756,953,255 times as of 26th of Oct 2014.
8. Gentleman by PSY
Another video from PSY goes listed to Top 10 most viewed video and currently at 8th position. This is Korean singer PSY’s 19th Single. At the time of Gentleman release, the Gangnam Style has around 1.5 Billion views on YouTube. Gentleman also has couple of records on YouTube that might amaze you, It has set YouTube records for most views in its first 24 hours, most views in any 24 hours, fastest music video to reach 100 million views, fastest overall video to reach 200 million views, and 300 million views.
As of Oct 26 2014 the views are 746,972,067 times.
9. Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball
Wrecking Ball was released on August 25, 2013, by RCA Records as the second single from the record, since after the release, video has got 50th position in US Billboard Top 100 and later has becomes Miley Cyrus’s first number-one single in the United States after the release of its controversial music video. As of January 2014, “Wrecking Ball” has sold 3 million copies in the United States.
Views on YouTube 716,845,654 times, as of October 26th 2014.
10. Katy Perry – Roar
“Roar” is a video song by pop singer and dancer Katy Perry for her 4th studio album, Prism (2013). Roar is a commercially success becoming Katy’s 8th non-consecutive number one song on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. The album was released on Sept 5 2013 with a run-time for 3.42 minutes.
Views on YouTube 673,256,402 times, as of October 26th 2014.