'Baby Shark' passes 'Despacito' to become the most-viewed YouTube video ever, with more than 7 billion plays

Published Nov 03 2020 at 12:35 PM GMT
  • "Baby Shark," the catchy children's song that became a smash hit in 2018, is now the most-viewed video ever on YouTube.
  • The song and accompanying dance has now been watched 7 05 billion times on YouTube " that's nearly one view for every person on Earth.
  • It was recorded by Pinkfong, a subsidiary of South Korean company SmartStudy.
  • The song, which began as a summer-camp campfire chant, has surpassed the previous record holder, "Despacito" by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee, which has over 7.



  • Published Nov 3, 2020 12:35 PM GMT