Here are the Most Popular Songs of All Time, According to YouTube

Popular Songs

Viewing the most popular songs ever on YouTube, we decided to take a trip down the memory lane.

Further, the next ten videos we are listing are most often viewed on YouTube.

The songs are captivating and unforgettable. Also, the videos are amusing, which makes you listen to music time and again.


The Most Popular Song On YouTube, Despacito by Luis Fonsi, ft. Daddy Yankee

After releasing the song in January 2017, Fonsi’s song began breaking Vivo records.

Additionally, the song was popular in Latin America, especially among the eyeball driver. Furthermore, this song was merely a king. As a matter of fact, the “Despacito” broke the 3 billion mark in less than seven months.

Views as of December 2019: 6.57 Billion


The 2nd On The List Of Most Popular Song On YouTube, “Shape Of You” By Ed Sheeran

The second on the list of most-viewed views on YouTube is the son Shape Of You by Ed Sheeran.

Besides, the song was released on January 30, 2017, and since then, it has managed to cross the milestone of more than 4.5 billion viewers.

Views as of December 2019: 4.53 Billion


The Next Most Popular Song On Youtube is “See You Again” By Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth

The famous song was released on April 6, 2015. Moreover, the song was released as a tribute to Paul Walker, which shortly made to the top spot.

Additionally, the video of the song contains a number of supercars that paul was addicted to.

In conclusion, the fan of Paul Walker can quickly go emotional as soon as viewing the video of the son.

Views as of December 2019: 4.33 Billion


“Uptown Funk” By Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars

The best part of this song is at first when Gray Suit Guy comes out of the pawnshop to meet Bruno Mars, singing with his friends and doing a fun dance.

The song was public for the first in Youtube on November 9, 2014. Since then, the song was a big hit and liked by the public. In particular, it reached the mark of billions of views within a few months of its release.

Views as of December 2019: 3.74 Billion


Gangnam Style By PSY

Here’s a quick list of the things that Psy will do in this song: He enjoys sunbathing, more or less in full clothing. For a group of horses, he dances. He lets a garbage tornado move with two people.

On the shoulder of Sauna Man, he rests his head. Further, this song was a super hit almost eight years from today.

Besides, this was released on July 15, 2012, and since then, it has never failed to make into the list of most popular songs on youTube.

Views as of December 2019: 3.5 Billion


Sorry By Justin Beiber

According to the rumors, this song of Justin Beiber as dedicated to his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez who is also a singing superstar.

With the rumors, the people were curious about the theme of the song, and eventually, it became among the popular songs, viewed on YouTube.

As soon as this song was made public, it got all the attention and gathered the views on billions. Also, this song was released on 22 October 2015.

Views as of December 2019: 3.2 Billion


Sugar Maroon 5

The video of this song was shooted on the different wedding of general people.

As many marriages in LA as possible, Adam Levine and his band members terrorize the wedding by crashing on them.

In this song, Adam surprised his fans and captured their candid reaction.

Further, this song has collected billions of views as soon as it was made public. With this, the song made its place in the list of most popular songs ever until 2019.

Views as of December 2019: 3.09 Billion


Roar by Katy Perry

“Roar” deserves great styles — it has glamorous colors, stories that are fast with a simple start, middle and end, and delicious cheesy special effects.

Further, being one of the popular songs, Roar, connects human life with animal life and shows the interconnection between them.

Besides, the song was released on September 5, 2015, and since then, the song has made its place in the playlist of every music lovers.

Views as of 2019 December: 2.9 Billion


Shake It Off By Taylor Swift

One of the most popular songs of Taylor Swift is dedicated to those persons who think they are capable of nothing and want to fit o everything.

Further, the singer tries to fit on Ballet, B-boying, Hip hopping, science, etc. where she doesn’t fit and feels shes late and incapable of doing nothing. As soon as this song was released, it was loved by the public.

Views as of December 2019: 2.8 Billion


Bailando by Enrique Iglesias

Rated as one of the popular songs, Bailando is perfect because it gives you some free lessons: you won’t have to run crazy if you purchase pants with the ordinary crotch. You don’t have to wear one in each shot if you buy a lot of hats.

And you don’t have to get people to sit down in something you would otherwise miss if you were to buy a football dance. Further, this song was liked whole around the globe and collected a lot of views.

Views as of 2019 December: 2.7 Billion

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