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Videos that reached billions Views on YouTube
Learn here which videos have the most views on YouTube. YouTube is a very popular online platform where users share videos for others to watch. Different types of content are shared by millions of YouTube users every passing minute. Some of the most common content shared on the platform include kids’ songs, music, comedy, live broadcasting, life coaching, and documentaries.
Some videos get a good reception after launching by getting a lot of views. Some other videos are evergreen, meaning they never grow old to lose taste. You will find some videos as old as 10 years and still be viewed on YouTube.
Videos with the most views on YouTube Top 25
1. Baby shark dance by kids song and stories (Most Views on YouTube)
It is a nursery rhyme and a kids’ song. The song is very popular as kids relate to it, and it soothes them to sleep.
2. Despacito Song by Luis Fonsi Ft. Daddy Yankee
The Spanish song translated to ‘slowly’ in English and was the first YouTube video to hit 6 billion views in 2019. By then, it was getting an average of 2.8 million views daily. The song has over 8 billion views within 5 years since its launch.
3. Johny Johny Yes Papa by LooLoo kids
It is a nursery and kids’ song which has gained popularity amongst young children. The song has had 6.5 billion views in 6 years.
4. Shape of you by Ed Sheeran
The ‘shape of you’ song by Ed Sheeran has been featured among the most-watched YouTube videos for the past 5 years. So far, the song has prided with 5.8 billion views.
5. See you again by Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie put
It was a tribute song to Paul Walter full of emotional messages. The song was released 7 years ago and has since gained around 5.7 billion Views. Charlie Puth played the keyboard while Wiz Khalifa gave the verbal rapped message.
6. Bath song by Cocomelon – Nursery Rhymes
The little children’s animated song is for bathing time. The song aims at convincing little ones that bathing is enjoyable. The animated video interests kids as they slowly learn how to bathe themselves. The bath song has attracted about 5.8 billion views on YouTube since it premièred 4 years ago.
7. Phonics Song With 2 Words by Chuchu TV
The nursery song with two letters starting is an ABC alphabet song. It is of educational value as it teaches kids how to read and write. ‘Phonics song with two swords’ has attracted 5 billion views since it was released 8 years ago.
8. Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson Featuring Bruno Mars
The Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars hit song continues to rank high on YouTube interns of views. The song was released 8 years ago and had since then attained 4.7 billion views.
9. Learning Colours – Colourful Eggs on the Farm’ by Miroshke TV
The animated color song from Russia has attracted more than 4.7 billion views. It has been among the most watched videos on YouTube for the last some years. It teaches kids about identifying the actual colors, that is, black, brown, pink, white, red, and blue.
10. Wheels on the Bus Cocomelon Nursery Rhymes & Kids
‘Wheels on the bus’ is a children’s entertainment song that has continued to attract many views. The themed song has surpassed the 4.7 billion views mark. The song is handy for kids when traveling as the wheels of vehicles roll.
11. Gangnam Style by Psy
The K-pop megastar song follows in the list as it has had 4.6 billion views in the last 10 years.
12. Recipe for Disaster Song Masha and the Bear
It is the 17th series of Kid’s songs from Masha and the Bear. ‘Recipe for disaster song’ talks about a fatherly bear looking after Masha. 4.5 billion views in 10 years are just terrific.
13. Dame Tu Costa By El Chombo Featuring Cutty Ranks
‘Dame Tu Costa’ is a short animation dancing video found on YouTube and has had 4.1 billion Views in the past 4 years.
14. Sugar by Maroon 5
This song was released on 14th January 2015, by Maroon 5 and is the one with most views on YouTube. it has been watched 3.79 billion times by YouTube users since its release.
15. Roar by Katy Perry
It marks the first female singer to make it in a list of 25 most watched videos on YouTube. ‘Roar’ by Katy Perry has attained 3.67 billion views since it was launched on YouTube 9 years ago.
16. Counting stars by Onerepublic
‘Counting stars’ are the next on the list. The song was released in 2013 and has since gained popularity, attracting 3.66 billion views on YouTube in the last 9 years.
17. Sorry by Justin Beiber
The hit song by Justin Beiber has surpassed the 3.59 billion views mark on YouTube, becoming the 17th song in our list of most watched videos on YouTube.
18. Crazy frog by Axel F
‘Crazy Frog’ is an old song that has made a great comeback, becoming a darling to many YouTube users. More than 3.55 billion YouTube users have so far watched the song.
19. Thinking out Loud by ED Sheeran
Another video with the most views on YouTube is “Thinking out loud’. This song is the 2nd ‘ song by ED Sheeran to feature in the list after ‘shape of You,’ which was ranked fourth to have the most views on YouTube. 3.51 billion YouTube users have watched the 19th video on the list,
20. Baa Baa Black Sheep by Cocomelon- Nursery Rhymes
The Kid’s song ‘Baa Baa Black Sheep’ is a hit in most households with Kids. The song is appealing and refreshing to kids’ minds. The song has been watched 3.4 billion times in 4 years.
21. Faded by Alan Walker
‘Faded’ song by Alan Walker makes it to the list after garnering more than 3.37 billion views on YouTube since its launch 7 years ago. It is a song that never seems to lose taste after years of being played all over, like others.
22. Waka Waka – It’s Time for Africa By Shakira
‘Waka Waka’ became a hit during the 2010 FIFA World Cup as it was the official song. The song has never lost meaning 12 years later. The video has so far been watched by 3.369 billion YouTube users. The song is the most memorable world cup song regardless of how old it grows.
23. Let Her Go by Passenger
The ‘let her go’ song by Passenger, released 10 years ago, became a song that many can relate to. The song talks about how we never appreciate the people or things we have until they are absent, and we start feeling lonely. The song has so far passed 3.351 billion views after 10 years. The song never grows old, as its message is what many can relate to.
24. Girls Like You by Maroon 5
It is the second song from the talented singer maroon 5 to appear on this list. Maroon 5 launched the song on May 31, 2018. ‘Girls like you’ song has 3.35 billion views on YouTube.
25. Perfect by Ed Sheeran
It’s the 25th song to close the list of the 25 most-watched videos on YouTube. 3.32 billion YouTube users have watched the song’s video since November 9, 2017. ED Sheeran has appeared thrice on the list, making him the singer with the most views on YouTube.