YouTube video with most views list but first let me brief you about YouTube. The YouTube is a one of the most famous social apps where anyone can share videos for entertainment, studies or any purpose. Founded in 2005, united states of America, it was later bought in 2006 and now operated by Google. There is no any human on this planet that don’t know the YouTube. There are more than one billion daily active users on the YouTube and millions of minutes are played per seconds on it.

The YouTube was just created to share the videos but it was going to much popular and was stared creating many records itself. Some videos got millions view overnight, some of videos got billions view milestone and some YouTube channels got hundreds of million subscribers. There are the official records and noted by Guinness world record. Here we are today with the list of top 50 YouTube video with most views that will blow your mind. Near all of YouTube video with most views are from music category. Music is the only category that is most popular throughout the world because of independency of language. People prefer to hear music and tunes instead of understanding lyrics. That made many music videos to get billions of views. So if you are looking for the YouTube video with most views on the internet, then take a long breath and here we start journey of top 50 YouTube video with most views.

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Top 50 YouTube video with most views of all time

1-Luis Fonsi: Despacito ft. Daddy Yankee   

It is the YouTube video with most views in the history and many thinks that it will be in the future because no one can break this record as this song has got over 6.4 billion views across the world. It is a Spanish song by Luis Fonsi and youtube video with most views till now.

2-Ed Sheeran – Shape of you

The second YouTube video with most views with over 4.4 Billion views on the YouTube is the song from famous singer Ed Sheeran.

3-Wiz Khalifa – See You Again ft. Charlie Puth – Furious 7 Soundtrack

Is there anyone who don’t know the wiz Khalifa? Of course not. The FF 7 soundtrack made by the Wiz Khalifa took 3rd place in YouTube video with most views with over 4.2 million views.

4-Mark Ronson – Uptown Funk ft. Bruno Mars

One of my favorite artist and song on the youtube with over 3.6 billion views is the fourth youtube video with most views.


May be you don’t know that the Gangnam Style by the Korean singer PSY was the first video on the youtube who crossed the 1 billion views and till now it has over 3.4 billion views on the youtube.

6- Justin Bieber – Sorry

The Sorry by Justin Bieber is second YouTube video with most views when it was released after the Gangnam Style and also was the 2nd video on the youtube to cross 1 billion views.

7- Maroon 5 – Sugar

Do you know Maroon 5? If not then why are you using YouTube! The song by Maroon 5 band is in the top 10 list of YouTube video with most views. It has received over 3 billion views on the YouTube till now.

8- Katy Perry – Roar

Katy Perry, famous singer and one of the richest artist in the world, made a song names as Roar and you will get Goosebumps when you hear this song. This is the main reason why this song got near about 3 billion views.

9- OneRepublic – Counting Stars

The counting star song by OneRepublic is in our list of top 10 YouTube video with most views. You will enjoy the song and will definitely increase 5 more additional views in 2.8 Billion views.

10- Ed Sheeran – Thinking Out Loud

Another song by Ed Sheeran is the 10th youtube video with most views in our list. As said, Ed Sheeran is one of the best artist so that his songs get so many views.

11- Taylor Swift – Shake it Off

The American singer and songwriter and known for narrative songs about her life and that’s what make to love by people. Over 2.8 billion views across youtube, the shake it off got too much love by people.

12- Enrique Iglesias – Bailando ft. Descemer Bueno, Gente De Zona

The Spanish song by Enrique Lglesias will make you dance anywhere. You will not catch the lyrics of the songs but your heart definitely catch the music and feel of the song and that is why is it one of top 50 YouTube video with most views.

13- Major Lazer & DJ Snake – Lean on

The famous song that is made in India got much love by people and got over 2.6 billion views across youtube. The combination of music and dance will blow your mind and definitely will steal your heart.

14- Katy Perry – Dark Horse

Another song by Katy Perry, the dark horse got over 2.6 billion views over the youtube and uploaded by the official Vevo.

15- Adele – Hello

the song by Adele, hello got over the 2.5 billion views and also won the Grammy award for song of the year.

16- Alan Walker – Faded

No one will forget the Alan walker and his awesome music in 21st century. The famous song faded will give you another level of feel and definitely it has right to get 2.5 billion views on YouTube. If I was YouTube, then it would be YouTube video with most views rather than Despacito. Hehe!!

17- Passenger | Let Her Go

with very funny name and one of the famous artist, the passenger done the song let her go and got more than 2.5 billion views and also nominated for World music award for world’s best song.

18- J Balvin, Willy William – Mi Gente

You may have been heard the ringtone of Mi gente and many have been kept it to mobile ringtone as well. One of the famous artist J balvin created the song with Willy Williams and has reached 2.5 billion views till now.

19- Taylor Swift – Blank Space

Another song by Taylor swift, the blank space is one of the best song by her and also nominated for Grammy award for song of the year.

20- Shakira – Chantaje

You might have been heard the song waka waka by Shakira. But the song Chantaje has got moer love by people completed milestone of 2.4 billion views on the youtube.

21- The Chainsmokers Closer ft. Halsey  

Released in 2016, the song has reached 2.4 billion views till now. It is the one of the best song on youtube that you will love and also one of most viewed youtube video.

22- Maroon 5 – Girls Like You ft. Cardi B

Dedicated to the women’s life, Marron 5 made song that will steal your heart and also you will enjoy it. Along with Cardi B, the famous singer and rapper, the Girls Like you song got over 2.3 billion views and deserves more views than it has now.

23- Shakira – Waka Waka ( This time for Africa)

The one of the best song that was made for the official 2010 FIFA world cup by Shakira should be most viewed youtube video. You will experience and feel the energy in the song after listening it.

24- Meghan Trainor – All about That Bass 

Released in 2014, the official song All about that bass by Meghan Trainor got over 2.3 billion views on its official youtube channel.

25- Charlie Puth – We Don’t Talk Anymore

You must have been heard the song we don’t talk any more by Charlie puth. The soft feel of song gives peace to soul.

26- Calvin Harris – This Is What You Came for

The famous artist Calvin Harris made the song Thisis what you came for with the featuring of Rihanna. The song gone so viral and hence reached the 2.2 billion views on youtube.

27- Clean Bandit – Rockabye

The song by Clean Bandit took place in most viewed youtube video list and has got over 2.2 billion views. The featuring artist Anne merie and sean paul had poured some more awesomeness in the song.

28- Fifth Harmony – Work from Home

work, work, work, work. The very good lyrical video with the featuring of the dolla $ign, the fifth Harmony made the pop song work from home.

29- Johny Johny Yes Papa

Do you have baby and want to teach the very first song Johny Johny? Then show him/her the video that your baby will love so much. Because of love by small children, the song has reached over 2.1 billion views.

30- Ed Sheeran – Perfect

One of the most famous singer and artist, the Ed Sheeran has released many awesome songs that became very much popular. There are about three videos from Ed Sheeran that took place in our list as most viewed youtube video.

31- Justin Bieber – Baby ft. Ludacris

The Baby by Justin Bieber is the most disliked video on the YouTube but still popular and got over 2.1 Billion views on the YouTube.

32- Sia – Chandelier

The famous song by Sia, an Australian singer and song writer got over 2.1 billion views on youtube and one of most popular song in the history.

33- Ellie Goulding – Love Me Like You Do

I always buzz the song in my free time because I love this. The song by Ellie  Goulding was also nominated for the frammy award for best song written for visual media in 2015.

34- Justin Bieber – What Do You Mean?

As you all know that Justin Bieber got success in very little stage and many songs became famous and got over billions of views.  Another song by him, what do you mean got nearly 2 billion views on youtube.

35- Te Bote Remix – Casper, Nio García, Darell, Nicky Jam, Bad Bunny, Ozuna

Released in 2018, and this remix song will make you to do dance. With nearly 2 billion views, people showed too much love towards the song.

36- Dua Lipa – New Rules

Dua lipa is a famous English song writer and singer, also worked for Warner music group. The new rules was her most famous song that 1.9 billion people watched it on youtube.

37- Luis Fonsi, Demi Lovato- Échame La Culpa

Another song by luis Fonsi, but not so famous like Despacito. Don’t hear for lyrics but for feel, definitely.

38- Natti Natasha ❌ Ozuna – Criminal

Natti Natasha, not as famous as other stars but one of her song, the Criminal reached over 1.8 billion views and surely it would be milestone for her.

39- Eminem – Love The Way You Lie ft. Rihanna

look who is there! We have Eminem here! The famous rapper that sung the song Rap god an awesome rap that will blow your mind. But unfortunately his song Love the way you lie got more love by people than the rap god.

40- Avicii – Wake Me Up 

The artist Avicii created the song wake me up in the album true in 2013. The song was also nominated for Billboard Music Award for Top Dance/Electronic Song.

41- Twenty one pilots: Stressed Out

Do you want to be free from stress? Then watch the song stressed out by the artist twenty one pilots.

42- Shawn Mendes – Treat You Better

The shawn Mendes is a Canadian singer and song writer, released the song in 2016 with an awesome lyrics, Shawn Mendes and over 1.8 billion people showed their love.

43- Crazy Frog – Axel F

A cartooned video with animation, the Crazy frog-Axel F song is too old released in 2005 and got about 1.8 billion views on YouTube. Insane!!

44- Fifth Harmony – Worth It ft. Kid Ink

Another most viewed youtube video by fifth Harmoney after work from home.   The song was released in 2005 and reached 1.7 billion up to date.

45- Nicky Jam x J. Balvin – X (EQUIS)

The artist nicky jam and J Balvin are the famous singer and song writer that made the song in 2018 and reached ober 1.7 billion views on the youtube.

46- MAGIC! – Rude

Magic! Song nominated for world, music award for world’s  best song in 2014 was one of most famous and a youtube video with most views in our list.

47- The Chainsmokers & Coldplay

Something Just Like This- another song by chainsmokers and coldplay, something just like this is not just like other videos. Watch it on youtube and feel the music.

48- Bruno Mars – The Lazy Song

Bruno mars is my favourite artist and love his song. Another great song by him, the lazy song got over 1.7 billion lazy people on youtube. Hehe!

49- LMFAO ft. Lauren Bennett, GoonRock

Party Rock Anthem- Here is party rock anthem for you. Enjoy the song in your party and watch it on youtube. Woohooo!!

50- Becky G – Mayores 

last but not least, the Mayores by Becky G is the 50th most viewed YouTube video in our list. Released in 2018, the views gone 1.6 billion so far till now.

Final words

Hey there, you are still reading this that means you definitely enjoyed our article. Thanks for this. We have personally searched all the videos on the YouTube and listed them out as 50 most viewed YouTube videos. We have only shared the top 10 YouTube video with most views in music category. Stay tuned for the YouTube video with most views in non-music categories. YouTube video with most views, Despacito is still on first position and what you think, will it be capable to keep its position in future or not? Tell us in Fabtechie comment section. Enjoy buddy!!