Every year YouTube releases its annual Rewind, looking back at the most-watched videos for the year and YouTube Rewind 2016 has gone live, but before we get there here’s the top 10 lists for most viewed videos in South Africa for 2016 just so you know.
Top 10 Videos watched in South Africa in 2016, excluding major music labels.
1. The Daily Show – South African President Jacob Zuma and the Panama Papers
2. Mark Angel Comedy- I’ll beat you
3. Rudi Smit – Me Too
4. America’s Got Talent – Laura Bretan: 13-year-old opera singer gets the golden buzzer
5. Ivan Leon – Road rage incident in Durban
6. eNCA – Checkpoint: #Blessed Part 1
7. Ramscomics – Noko Mashaba: Meet our loyer
8. Ramscomics – Noko Mashaba: The blind date
9. TManOstrong – SA Dance Gwara Gwara Compilation
10. The Voice South Africa – Vernon Barnard sings ‘Story of my life’ | The Blind Auditions
How many of those have you seen?
Most watched Youtube video globally was Adele’s Carpool Karaoke that racked up a whopping 135 million views. Asian viral hit Piko Taro came in second with 93 million views for Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen/PIKO-TARO and Utah-based father and son duo Daniel and Lincoln Markham’s explainer of What’s inside a Rattlesnake Rattle? came in third with 59 million views.
And as for the YouTube Rewind 2016 video..here you go.
Not sure what i just watched, but bring on 2017.