YouTube is the world’s most popular video-sharing platform with over 2 billion monthly active users. Among the most viewed contents on YouTube, music videos are the most popular, but there are many non-music videos that have also gone viral and have accumulated millions of views. In this article, we will take a look at the top 10 most viewed non-music videos on YouTube of all time.
1. Baby Shark Dance – 8.7 Billion Views
Baby Shark Dance is a children’s song about a family of sharks that became a viral sensation in 2018. The song was produced by a Korean children’s educational company called Pinkfong and has since been translated into several languages. The catchy tune and the colorful animation have made it a hit with kids and adults alike.
2. Masha and the Bear – Recipe for Disaster – 4.4 Billion Views
Masha and the Bear is a Russian animated television series that follows the adventures of a young girl named Masha and her friend, a bear. In Recipe for Disaster, Masha tries to cook some porridge but ends up causing chaos in the bear’s house. The video has become a favorite among children and has been dubbed into several languages.
3. PewDiePie vs T-Series – 4.3 Billion Views
PewDiePie vs T-Series is a video that documents the rivalry between the two most subscribed YouTube channels. PewDiePie, a Swedish YouTuber, had held the title of the most subscribed channel for several years before being overtaken by T-Series, an Indian music label. The video became a rallying cry for PewDiePie’s fans who wanted him to retain his title.
4. Learning Colors – Colorful Eggs on a Farm – 4.1 Billion Views
Learning Colors – Colorful Eggs on a Farm is a video that teaches children about colors by showing them different colored eggs on a farm. The video is part of a series of educational videos produced by the channel Kids TV HD EggVideos.
5. Johny Johny Yes Papa – 3.9 Billion Views
Johny Johny Yes Papa is a nursery rhyme about a child who is caught eating sugar by his father. The video has become a popular meme and has been parodied in several different ways.
6. ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs – 3.8 Billion Views
ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs is a YouTube channel that produces animated videos of nursery rhymes and children’s songs. The channel has become extremely popular among young children and has been translated into several languages.
7. Bath Song – 3.5 Billion Views
Bath Song is a children’s song about taking a bath. The video features animated characters taking a bath and has become a favorite among young children.
8. Phonics Song with Two Words – 3.4 Billion Views
Phonics Song with Two Words is an educational video that teaches children about phonics by showing them different words that begin with the same sound. The video is part of a series of educational videos produced by the channel Kids TV HD.
9. Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars – 3.3 Billion Views
Uptown Funk is a music video by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars. Although it is a music video, it has been included on this list because it has accumulated over 3 billion views on YouTube.
10. Gangnam Style – 3.1 Billion Views
Gangnam Style is a music video by South Korean musician Psy. The video became a viral sensation in 2012 and has since been viewed over 3 billion times on YouTube. It was the first YouTube video to reach 1 billion views and held the title of the most viewed YouTube video for several years.
Overall, these videos show that YouTube is not just a platform for music videos, but also for educational and entertaining content for all ages. Whether it’s nursery rhymes, animated series, or viral memes, there’s something for everyone on YouTube.