Aug 01, 2017

"Despacito" just surpassed "Gangnam Style" as the 2nd most viewed YouTube videos.
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Aug 01, 2017
Abhishek     follow
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Until July 10, 2017, the Gangnam style was the most viewed youtube videos in the world. After holding the record for 1,689 days, it was surpassed by Wiz Khalifa's "See You Again" and demoted as the 2nd most viewed Youtube videos in the world.
Now it surpassed by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's "Despacito" as the 2nd most viewed youtube videos in the world.

Also "Despacito" is the second fastest video to reach 1 billion views on Youtube in just 97 days after Adele's "Hello". 
It's Justin Bieber's featured Remix audio has also reached 460 million (as of 1 Aug 2017) views on Youtube and currently the most trending song on iTunes chart source (as of 1 Aug 2017).

As of Aug 1, 2017, here are the top 5 most viewed Youtube videos.

  1. See You Again - Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth
  2. Despacito - Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee
  3. Gangnam Style - Psy
  4. Sorry - Justin Bieber
  5. Uptown Funk -  Mark Ronson featuring Bruno Mars

Definitely, Despacito is going to surpass the Wiz Khalifa's "See You Again" as the most viewed Youtube videos in the world.