Don’t people ever get tired of it? Of course the answer is a resounding NO! Year after year YouTube reveals the most watched videos and shared all year. 2016 is in no way different, so read on and find out what’s hot on YouTube Rewind for the year that has been.
James Corden wins the top trending video for Carpool Karaoke. He is seen singing with Adele following a song by Japanese comedian Pikotaro. Then ?Work From Home? by Fifth Harmony featuring Ty Dolla $ign was the most popular music video. It garnered 1.18 billion views.
The Calvin Harris’s hit ?This Is What You Came For? featuring Rihanna came in second after getting over a billion hits. Following tradition, a mashup video was put together. In here, you will see the top videos and online moments of the year for #YouTubeRewind.
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Daily Mail was able to get an interview with YouTube stars. This included beauty blogger and ComedyShortsGamer. Both ran through their respective highlights for the year. The video starts with the story of The Rock setting up his own YouTube channel. There were references to the most famous apps like Pokemon Go. All in all, there were 200 YouTube stars coming from 18 countries who paid tribute to the biggest videos, memes, songs, channels, and pop culture moments of 2016.
Challenges Gone Viral
One of the biggest features included different challenges such as the mannequin challenge, bottle flip challenge, and the running man challenge. YouTube currently has over one billion users. That’s basically a third of the people surfing the web. Each day people watch countless hours of content, generating billions of views.
The Top 10 Viral Videos Are:
- Adele Carpool Karaoke by The Late Late Show with James Corden
- What’s inside a Rattlesnake Rattle?
- Nike Football Presents: The Switch
- Grace VanderWaal: 12-Year-Old Ukulele Player Gets Golden Buzzer-America’s Got Talent 2016
- Water Bottle Flip Edition/ Dude Perfect
- Channing Tatum & Beyonce’s ‘Run The World (Girls)’ vs. Jenna Dewan-Tatum’s ‘Pony’/ Lip Sync Battle
- Donald Trump: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
- $21,000 IST CLASS AIRPLANE SEAT
- Brothers Convince Little Sister of Zombie Apocalypse
The Top 10 Music Videos Are:
- Fifth Harmony- Work from Home ft. Ty Dolla $ign
- Calvin Harris- This Is What You Came For (Official Video) ft. Rihanna
- Hasta el Amanecer- Nicky Jam/ Video Official
- The Chainsmokers- Closer (Lyric) ft. Halsey
- Rihanna- Work (Explicit) ft. Drake
- Mike Posner- I Took A Pill In Ibiza (See Remix) (Explicit)
- Sia- cheap Thrills (Lyric Video) ft. Sean Paul
- ZAYN- PILLOWTALK
- Coldplay- Hymn For The Weekend (Official Video)
- twenty one pilots: Heathens (from Suicide Squad: The Album) [OFFICIAL VIDEO]
Having a bad day? Watch the video because it will sure perk you up!
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