The Most Viewed Videos on YouTube in 2017 [Summer Music Update]

Taking a break on YouTube has become a daily fix for many of us. It’s often watching a trendy video, chasing cute cats or finding out how to do something. I wasn’t looking to watch anything but the top trending video for my feed was The Walking Dead Season 8 Official Comic-Con Trailer

With summer almost half over and we wanted to feature Billboard’s updated list of YouTube’s 10 Most-Watched Music Videos. There are some surprises and some expected names on the list. We updated the based on the numbers on July 22, 2017, so the songs will not be in the same order.

1. Wiz Khalifa, “See You Again” feat. Charlie Puth (2015)

This Furious 7 soundtrack. “Nuff said.

2,948,521,359 views

2. PSY, “Gangnam Style” (2012)

Launched five years ago, Gangnam Style lost its seat at the top of the list recently. The video is still pretty cool. Especially when you look for the homage videos.

2,908,544,481 views

3. Luis Fonsi feat. Daddy Yankee, “Despacito” (2017)

2,739,722,197 views

4. Justin Bieber, “Sorry” (2015)

2,666,804,282 views

4. Mark Ronson, “Uptown Funk!” feat. Bruno Mars (2014)

2,567,113,301 views

6. Taylor Swift, “Shake It Off” (2014) 

2,272,795,055 views

7. Enrique Iglesias, “Bailando (Español)” feat. Descemer Bueno and Gente de Zona (2014)

Special mention for “Bailando.” The song debuted in 2014 and steadily grew its views with its sultry dance sequences.

2,257,035,093 views

8. Maroon 5, “Sugar” (2015)

2,182,254,840 views

9. Katy Perry, “Roar” (2013)

2,158,277,272 views

10. Taylor Swift, “Blank Space” (2014)

2,112,193,661 views

The one thing they all have in common: they’ve hit 2 billion views and are continuing to grow.

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