List of most viewed YouTube videos

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PSY's "Gangnam Style" is the most watched video on YouTube, with over 1.9 billion views as of 10 February 2014.

This is a list of most viewed YouTube videos. It includes the 30 most viewed videos of all time as derived from YouTube charts.[1] Videos that are not included in this list include those that YouTube suspect have viewer count manipulation; there have been various cases of this.[2]

Top videos

RankVideo nameArtistViews
(as of 5 Mar 2014)
1."Gangnam Style"PSY1,921,823,85215 July 2012Surpassed "Baby" in November 2012[3]
2."Baby"Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris1,000,875,54219 Feb 2010Surpassed "Bad Romance" in July 2010[4]
3."On the Floor"Jennifer Lopez featuring Pitbull736,170,0283 Mar 2011
4."Charlie Bit My Finger – Again!"Harry and Charlie Davies-Carr671,594,17322 May 2007Non-music viral video; Surpassed "Evolution of Dance" in October 2009[5]
5."Love the Way You Lie"Eminem featuring Rihanna670,208,5635 Aug 2010
6."Party Rock Anthem"LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock651,931,3468 Mar 2011
7."Gentleman"PSY650,481,70613 Apr 2013
8."Waka Waka (This Time for Africa)"Shakira featuring Freshlyground623,581,5154 Jun 2010Official 2010 FIFA World Cup song
9."Bad Romance"Lady Gaga571,237,74323 Nov 2009Surpassed "Charlie Bit My Finger" in April 2010[6]
10."Wrecking Ball"Miley Cyrus566,288,8739 Sep 2013
11."Ai Se Eu Te Pego"Michel Teló556,822,73625 Jul 2011
12."Call Me Maybe"Carly Rae Jepsen534,935,3641 Mar 2012
13."Danza Kuduro"Don Omar featuring Lucenzo526,871,61325 Aug 2010
14."Thrift Shop"Macklemore & Ryan Lewis featuring Wanz502,400,80427 Aug 2012
15."What Makes You Beautiful"One Direction491,999,32919 Aug 2011
16."Not Afraid"Eminem491,500,4024 Jun 2010
17."Somebody That I Used to Know"Gotye featuring Kimbra483,973,43622 Jul 2011
18."Rolling in the Deep"Adele478,575,20430 Nov 2010
19."The Lazy Song"Bruno Mars470,208,29915 Apr 2011
20."Rain Over Me"Pitbull featuring Marc Anthony464,478,09122 Jul 2011
21."Oppa Is Just My Style"PSY featuring Hyuna462,085,34714 Aug 2012
22."Firework"Katy Perry428,267,47128 Oct 2010
23."Never Say Never"Justin Bieber featuring Jaden Smith414,322,98927 May 2010
24."Diamonds"Rihanna405,896,2648 Nov 2012
25."The Gummy Bear Song"Gummibär404,834,6169 Oct 2007Long English version
26."Roar"Katy Perry400,260,3545 Sep 2013
27."Super Bass"Nicki Minaj392,406,3925 May 2011
28."Party in the U.S.A."Miley Cyrus386,738,48525 Sep 2009
29."The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?)"Ylvis375,776,8833 Sep 2013
30."Just The Way You Are"Bruno Mars375,328,0718 Sep 2010


  1. ^ Videotrine. "The most viewed videos on Youtube in the World of all time". YouTube, Dailymotion. Retrieved 5 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Sources that refer to previous cases of view count manipulation of YouTube videos include:
  3. ^ Kosner, Anthony Wing (24 November 2012). "PSY's Gangnam Style Tops Bieber's Baby To Become Most Viewed YouTube Video Ever". Forbes. Retrieved 8 November 2013. 
  4. ^ Kaufman, Gil (16 July 2010). "Justin Bieber Beats Lady Gaga In YouTube Video Popularity -- For Now ...". MTV. Retrieved 17 January 2014. 
  5. ^ Chittenden, Maurice (1 November 2009). "Harry and Charlie Davies-Carr: Web Gets Taste for Biting Baby". The Times. Retrieved 17 January 2014. 
  6. ^ Dybwad, Barb (14 April 2010). "Lady Gaga's "Bad Romance" Takes Over #1 Most Viewed Video on YouTube". Mashable. Retrieved 17 January 2014.