YouTube has been around for a very long time, but it has gained epic popularity from the last decade. They now have a reach to a huge audience, making the youtube statistics very fluctuating. It keeps changing every week. The new content keeps brewing that closes the gap between the audience and the person who makes the videos. Let’s have a look at the recent top 15 YouTube channels in 2020.
T-series joined YouTube on 13 March 2006, but they started uploading their content in late 2010. The company post mostly music-related content on YouTube. By 2013, they reached 1 billion, becoming the second most popular YouTube channel in India. In 2017, their YouTube channel reached a huge milestone by surpassing PewDiePie. This gave rise to a huge feud between t-series and PewDiePie, which popularized them even more. Currently, the channel has 146 million subscribers, and their most popular T-series video is ‘Dilbar’ with more than 1 billion views.
This channel belongs to Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, more commonly known as PewDiepie, is a guy from Sweden who is also a comedian and philanthropist known primarily for his Let’s Play videos and comedic formatted shows. He is more loved by the youth for his idiosyncratic sense of humor, the nature of his video content and has been described by various outlets as goofy, energetic, and obnoxious, yet genuine and unfiltered. Around 2011 he has about 60,000 subscribers, and by 2013, he hit 6 million subscribers. Currently, his YouTube family has grown up to 105 million subscribers, with ‘Bitch Lasagna’ being his most viewed video.
3. Cocomelon – Nursery Rhymes
Cocomelon, formerly known by the name ABCkidTV, and ThatsMEonTV is a youtube channel and also a show on Netflix, which is maintained by Treasure Studio. This channel has specialized in 3D animation videos of both traditional nursery rhymes and their own original children’s songs. It is the second most viewed YouTube channel in the united stated and the third most viewed channel in the world. Their videos include animated children, adults, and animals who interact with each other in daily life. Within nine years, they have successfully gained 88.4 million subscribers.
4. SET India
SET [SONY ENTERTAINMENT TELEVISION] India, is a 24-hour youtube channel that broadcasts complete family entertainment. It offers its viewers a complete spectrum of genres, from thrillers to dramas, events to comedies, game shows to dance shows, and much more. The main motto behind their channel is to entertain people and spread happiness all over the world. The channel, now has 77.2 million subscribers, becoming one of the fastest-growing YouTube channels in the world in terms of both views and subscribers.
5. 5-minute Crafts
5-minute crafts is the most beneficial YouTube channel ever, since its all about DIY. The channel is owned by The Soul Publishing, a company based in Limassol, Cyprus. The channel has faced a lot of controversy due to its dangerous and often nonsensical recipes and life hacks in a clickbait-style. Their YouTube channel is compilations of videos previously posted on Instagram or Facebook. Their content is related to crafts and life hacks, styled in how-to formats, and occasionally, science experiments. As of 2020, their channel has 67.4 subscribers.
WWE [World’s Wrestling Entertainment. Inc] is a publicly-traded, private company that deals with professional wrestling. WWE believes in self-promotion. Therefore, they organize various events throughout the year and also established their own YouTube channel. They broadcast their events on their youtube channel, which has gained more than 36 million viewers from about 150 countries. The channel was established in 2007, and within 2015, they surpassed the NBA’s YouTube channel. It has 63.2 subscribers, and their videos have almost 43 billion views.
7. Canal KondZilla
Owned by Konrad Dantas, Canal KondZilla is currently the largest YouTube channel in Brazil and Latin America and the second-largest music channel in the world. In 2014, he hit 1 million subscribers, and it took him just three years to reach 14 million subscribers. He holds the title of most subscribed music producer, director, and screenwriter with 58.9 million subscribers. He even has more than 25 million views on his channel. Throughout his career, he has collaborated with various artists such as MC Guimê, DJ Marlboro, Mr. Catra, Charlie Brown Jr., Karol Conka, Racionais MC’s, and Aloe Blacc.
8. Kids Diana Show
Kids Diana show is a Ukrainian channel focusing on child entertainment. The channel revolves around Diana, a 6-year old girl, and her mother. The family maintains two more channels, namely, “Kids Roma Show” and “Roma and Diana.” The channel captures Diana trying on dresses, testing children’s cosmetics, Roma unpacking some toys, and the kids riding on a miniature children’s car. Currently, the channel has 58.1 million subscribers. These little ones are making huge wonders on YouTube.
9. Zee Music Company
The ninth one on this list is Zee Music Company. This channel is managed by Zee Entertainment Enterprises, which also owns other YouTube channels such as Zee Tv. They post music-related content, and their major hit videos are Mile Ho Tum, Kala Chashma, and Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga. As of 2020, they have 58.4 million subscribers. Within a short period, this channel has surpassed big names such as Fernanfloo and Badabun.
10. Like Nastya Vlog
Like Natsya focuses on children’s entertainment vlogs. The channel revolves around Nastya, a little girl, and her parents. Recently the name of the channel has been changed to Like Nastya. Earlier it was Like Nastya vlogs. As of 2020, the channel gained 57.7 million subscribers and more than 34 million viewers. These little girl has successfully beaten the adults in the youtube game. Overall the channel is interesting, it captures Nastya and her adventures outside with her father in a variety of settings.
11. Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber is doing wonders in the music industry ever since he was 13 years old. He has a similar impact on the YouTube industry. He was spotted through youtube, where he used to upload his performance videos. In 2011 he hit 1 million subscribers, and currently, he has 55.4 million subscribers. His Vevo channel was once the only YouTube channel ever to have surpassed PewDiePie. Justin is also the first-ever person to hit the 10 million milestones on more than one video.
12. Dude Perfect
Dude Perfect is an American channel run by Garett Hilbert, Coby and Corry Cotton, Cody Jones, and Tyler Nathan. Earlier, they were famous for their ‘trick shot’ videos. Since 2017, they started challenging athletic competitions between the members as the main channel topic. The channel ranks second on the youtube sports category. In 2013 they hit a million subscribers, and now they have a fam of 52.4 million subscribers.
Christopher Comstock, known by his name Marshmello, is an EDM producer and Dj. Besides EDM, he is also famous for remixing songs by Jack Ü and Zedd. In 2016 he crossed 1 billion subscribers, and he currently has 46.9 million subscribers. His career hits include remixes of Zedd’s “Beautiful Now”, Jack Ü’s “Where Are Ü Now” and others, as well as his single “Alone”. In 2020, his channel received 9 billion views milestone.
14. Ed Sheeran
Edward Christopher Sheeran, famously known as Ed Sheeran, is the man with a voice that can soothe us like no other. He created his channel in 2006, but he didn’t achieve fame within a blink of an eye. He achieved 1 billion milestones in 2013, but after that, he didn’t stop. He is the only YouTuber to get three videos above 10 million likes, achieving this in 2019. Currently, he has 45 million subscribers making him the third most subscribed musician overall behind Marshmello.
Badabun is a Mexican channel, which is managed by the Badabun network. It is one of the most viewed youtube channel and also the fastest-growing channel. The channel is popular for producing its “Exponiendo Infieles” series, in which host Lizbeth Rodríguez interviews couples to check their faithfulness. They have faced a number of controversies throughout their career, but that just kept adding to their fame. They currently have 43.1 million subscribers, making it the most viewed channel in Mexico.
Read Also: Top 15 Netflix Shows Of The Year