Who was the first famous Indian YouTuber

Most popular YouTubers by number of subscribers worldwide in May 2021

Published by L. Rabe, May 20, 2021
The ranking of the most subscribed YouTubers is led by the Indian music label T-Series. The music label, which also produces films, was founded in 1983 and mainly shows music videos and film trailers on YouTube. In May 2021, T-Series had around 153 million subscribers. PewDiePie took second place with around 106 million subscribers. PewDiePie became the first individual to reach the 100 million mark in August 2019.

Who is behind PewDiePie?

PewDiePie's real name is Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg and comes from Sweden. In addition to so-called "Let's Plays", he now also publishes all kinds of entertainment videos on his YouTube channel. In 2019, he took seventh place in the ranking of the highest-earning YouTube stars with revenues of around 13 million US dollars.

Most viewed YouTube videos

In the ranking of the most viewed YouTube videos of all time, the music video "Baby Shark Dance" by Pinkfong Kids' Songs & Stories ranks first with around 8.58 billion views (as of May 2021). The video with the second most views is also a music video: The clip for the song "Despacito" by Luis Fonsi feat. Daddy Yankee had 7.35 billion views.

Top 10 YouTubers by number of subscribers worldwide in May 2021 (in millions)