Nearly two billion people watch up to five billion YouTube videos each day. Many follow Logan Paul and similar celebrities who stand at the forefront of the YouTube cultural conscience. These celebrities are major influencers outside the internet bubble as well. Yet with all this content — more than 500 hundred hours uploaded each minute — what are the biggest YouTube channels viewers simply love?
The answers might surprise you.
Believe it or not, celebrities like Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, and Ed Sheeran didn’t make the cut. Instead, you’ll find popular YouTube channels from Zee Music Company, WWE, and 5-Minute Crafts.
From musicians to streamers, pranksters to reviewers, and more, we list the 10 most subscribed channels on YouTube to date. This list does not include YouTube’s proprietary channels, like Music and Spotlight.
|YouTube channel||Number of subscribers|
|Zee Music Company||46 million|
|Justin Bieber||47 million|
|Dude Perfect||47 million|
|Canal KondZilla||53 million|
|SET India||60 million|
|5-Minute Crafts||62 million|
|Cocomelon – Nursery Rhymes||66 million|
Zee Music Company is an Indian music label based out of New Delhi launched in 2014. It’s a subsidiary of India’s Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) that produces more than 222,000 hours of Hindi programming.The company claims it has the rights to more than 3,818 movie titles from “premier studios.” All videos listed on the channel consist of songs taken from ZEEL’s movie library along with official music videos from the likes of Aakhri Baar, Zurana, Nain Shikari, and more.Zee’s YouTube numbers show steady growth in new viewers. In May alone, the channel gained just over two million subscribers resulting in 894 million video views….Read more>>