Top 10 YouTube Videos: See Most Watched Videos on YouTube
Video sharing platform, YouTube has been around since 2005.
Music stars, actors, producers, make-up artists, businesses and almost anyone that can hold a camera now uploads videos on the platform.
Among all of these, some music stars have mastered the art of gaining massive viewership for their official music videos on YouTube.
Let’s take a look at the top 10 YouTube videos as at the end of February 2017:
10. Katy Perry: “Roar”
Katy Perry’s Roar comes at the Number 10 position with 1,826,870,257 views.
9. Adele: “Hello”
Adele takes the Number 9 spot with her first single from 2016’s 25.
Adele’s fever-pitched voice along with her sepia-toned melodrama made this video YouTube’s fastest to ever reach 1 billion views.
Hello by Adele has 1,894,842,235 views
8. Major Lazer & DJ Snake: “Lean On” feat. MØ
Major Lazer and DJ Snake teamed up on this blazing hot track with the colourful oriental dance and feel to the video earning 1,908,205,646 views.
7. Enrique Iglesias, “Bailando (Español)” feat. Descemer Bueno and Gente de Zona
A stunning dance-off in the streets anchored the 2014 international smash’s video.
The video of Enrique’s dance-hall rocker raked in 1,929,104,821 views.
6. Taylor Swift: “Shake It Off”
Taylor Swift’s workout-themed official video for the song “Shake It Off” stays at number 6 with 1,942,758,902 views.
5. Taylor Swift: “Blank Space”
Swift starred as a vengeful girlfriend in the glam, mansion-set 2014 clip for her second Hot 100 No. 1 from 1989.
Blank Space by Taylor Swift has got 1,973,451,759 views.
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4. Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars: “Uptown Funk!”
This uptown funk song featuring Bruno Mars with that 80’s old school feel has crossed the 2 billion mark on YouTube with 2,228,182,304 views.
3. Justin Bieber: “Sorry”
Unarguably one of the most played songs of 2015, Bieber’s “Sorry” has gone well over the 2 billion viewers mark with 2,292,647,374 views.
The choreography-heavy 2015 video featured the ReQuest and Royal Family dance crews — and no Bieber.
2. Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth: “See You Again”
The Soundtrack to the BoxOffice hit 2,483,136,259 views
1. PSY: “Gangnam Style”
It’s amazing how this video has continued to maintain the highest views on YouTube.
The 2012 song by PSY reached No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 months before the chart incorporated YouTube streams.
Gangnam Style has earned a whopping 2,776,440,548 views.