The five most viewed youtube videos today is music videos. The top watched youtube clip is always music videos since you are listening to a song multiple times but a normal vlog, podcast or interview is mostly watched once. For a long time psy’s gangnam style was topping this list but as of now it is on the 6th place with 3.22 billion views, and it was uploaded July 15, 2012. The videos that is on the toplist now is just one to two years old and that is insane, this list will change soon again I think – we just have to wait for the new viral song!

So let’s talk about the videos that is the most viewed videos as of September 2018.

1. Decpasito by Luis Fonsi with 5.54 billion views.

This song was played pretty much everywhere the summer of 2017. The song was uploaded January 12, 2017 and was exploding as soon as it was uploaded. It has been 622 days since the song was uploaded and has been viewed over 5.5 billion times, that is just mind blowing. This has made a fortune for him and of course it is everyone’s dream to hit number one on youtube one day!

2. Shape of You by Ed Sheeran with 3.82 billion views.

Shape of You has also had a big impact on the youtube world and also the music world. This song was released on youtube January 30, 2018 and has reached an insane amount of plays. The song itself is one of my favourites, it is so well written and performed with a lot of passion. Ed Sheeran has performed amazing overall on youtube and had made Thinking Out Loud which is on the 12th place with 2.5 billion plays.

3. See You Again by Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth with 3.78 billion views.

This is an amazing song performed by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth in honor of the legend Paul Walker. It is a song made with love that touched the whole world, it was released April 6, 2015 and has done really great since. The song was made in honor of Paul Walker that passed away in a car accident. A very tragic story that made a lot of people sad.

4. Masha and the Bear: Recipe for Disaster by Get Movies with 3.28 billion views.

This one is unique on this list, it is the only non-music video. It have achieved a huge spread on youtube and made it to the top, the release date of this video is January 31, 2012. This is a children’s show and has grown a lot on youtube. The channel Get Movies is now over 20M subscribers and are growing every day.

5. Uptown Funk by Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars with 3.25 billion views.

This is a real good song and have gained the views based of the quality I would say. They are very close to getting to the top 4 and I am sure the video will be soon. This video was released November 19, 2014. If you haven’t heard the song yet make sure to check it out down below!