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It’s another installment of the weekly Tubefilter Chart of the Top 50 Most Viewed YouTube Channels Worldwide and people are still watching a ton of Indian entertainment online.
T-Series is in first place on the worldwide chart for the twenty-sixth week in a row. The self-proclaimed largest music label and movie studio in India saw its YouTube channel shed 6% of its weekly view count, but still rack up nearly 229.9 million views. In a closerish second place is Ryan ToysReviews. The five-year-old’s toy unboxing channel shot up 15% in views on the week to take home more than 188.4 million of them.
In the #3 spot is Ed Sheeran. The British singer-songwriter’s YouTube channel bounced back after a down week to amass almost 171.2 million views. Up next in the #4 spot is Canal KondZilla. Your online video destination for all things Brazilian pop music stayed relatively constant with a view count of just about 153.3 million views.
And rounding out the Top 5, yet again, is SET India. Sony Entertainment Television’s Indian iteration’s YouTube channel climbed up 3% to top out at over 141.1 million views on the week.
The honor of one of the Top Gainers on the chart this week goes to ToyzCollectorHD.
The latest channel to climb up and into the charts for targeting an audience of toddlers and preadolescents with hyper-colored gummy and jelly concoctions featuring the likenesses of comic book superheroes and Disney princesses is ToyzCollectorHD.
Run by a somewhat anonymous Peruvian named Balentin, the channel amassed a large view count this week thanks to a steady supply of uploads featuring Play-Doh, popular intellectual property, and dinosaurs. The video entitled “Play-Doh Superhero Ice Cream Finger Family Nursey Rhymes Scoops Playdouhg Learn Colors Kids,” for instance, racked up a view count in the multimillions, helping the channel to its 119% week-over-week increase in views, nearly 59.5 million views on the week, and the #40 spot on the worldwide chart.
The top 50 most viewed YouTube channels worldwide this week amassed a total of 4,183,784,302 views. Here’s the distribution of a few of those channels by multi-channel network:
VEVO: 7 channels in the U.S. Top 50, with Chainsmokers the highest-ranked channel of the network at #11.
Studio71: 3 channels in the Top 50, with Webs & Tiaras – Toy Monster Compilations at #18.
BroadbandTV, ONErpm, WMG, XMediaDigital: 2 channels each in the Top 50, with BBTV’s WorldStarHipHop at #28, ONErpm’s Canal KondZilla at #4, WMG’s Ed Sheeran at #3, and XMediaDigital’s mashamedvedtv at #20.
And here’s the distribution of the this week’s Top 50 YouTube channels by country of origin:
United States: 21 channels in the Top 50.
India: 7 channels in the Top 50.
Great Britain: 6 channels in the Top 50.
Brazil, Canada, Russia, Thailand: 2 channels each in the Top 50.
Argentina, Germany, Netherlands, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, South Korea, Turkey: 1 channel each in the Top 50.
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Tubefilter Top 50
50 Most Viewed YouTube Channels
This Week • Worldwide
February 16, 2017 - February 22, 2017
T-SeriesViews This Week: 229,861,915 -6%Subs This Week: 241,796 | Position Last Week: 1All-Time Views: 14,950,217,485 | All-Time Subs: 16,000,666 | SlateScore: 694
Ryan ToysReviewViews This Week: 188,432,682 15%Subs This Week: 136,810 | Position Last Week: 3All-Time Views: 10,273,178,454 | All-Time Subs: 6,540,806 | SlateScore: 576
Ed SheeranViews This Week: 171,155,562 14%Subs This Week: 451,926 | Position Last Week: 2All-Time Views: 4,380,862,860 | All-Time Subs: 12,321,142 | SlateScore: 641
Canal KondZillaViews This Week: 153,275,051 0%Subs This Week: 279,612 | Position Last Week: 4All-Time Views: 4,492,365,873 | All-Time Subs: 10,558,829 | SlateScore: 655
SET IndiaViews This Week: 141,137,944 3%Subs This Week: 166,768 | Position Last Week: 5All-Time Views: 5,970,717,304 | All-Time Subs: 9,990,635 | SlateScore: 632
netd müzikViews This Week: 117,820,102 -3%Subs This Week: 54,547 | Position Last Week: 8All-Time Views: 11,701,431,855 | All-Time Subs: 5,020,009 | SlateScore: 648
WorkpointOfficialViews This Week: 114,061,006 -2%Subs This Week: 143,234 | Position Last Week: 9All-Time Views: 3,317,651,358 | All-Time Subs: 5,497,224 | SlateScore: 640
WWEViews This Week: 101,811,123 -16%Subs This Week: 96,706 | Position Last Week: 7All-Time Views: 13,355,952,155 | All-Time Subs: 14,545,587 | SlateScore: 766
ToyScouterViews This Week: 97,303,509 27%Subs This Week: 125,441 | Position Last Week: 14All-Time Views: 3,344,343,508 | All-Time Subs: 4,735,951 | SlateScore: 588
El Reino InfantilViews This Week: 92,717,746 -7%Subs This Week: 82,945 | Position Last Week: 6All-Time Views: 7,050,276,769 | All-Time Subs: 5,674,493 | SlateScore: 572
ChainsmokersVEVOViews This Week: 90,294,520 12%Subs This Week: 219,966 | Position Last Week: 20All-Time Views: 3,122,803,573 | All-Time Subs: 7,091,085 | SlateScore: 591
TV3 OfficialViews This Week: 90,106,215 9%Subs This Week: 44,984 | Position Last Week: 24All-Time Views: 4,514,047,499 | All-Time Subs: 3,141,643 | SlateScore: 615
LittleBabyBumViews This Week: 87,094,040 -5%Subs This Week: 75,636 | Position Last Week: 18All-Time Views: 11,331,192,387 | All-Time Subs: 9,656,398 | SlateScore: 565
ABS-CBN EntertainmentViews This Week: 86,785,551 3%Subs This Week: 51,884 | Position Last Week: 15All-Time Views: 6,222,958,582 | All-Time Subs: 4,804,795 | SlateScore: 682
shakiraVEVOViews This Week: 86,248,512 -6%Subs This Week: 133,236 | Position Last Week: 10All-Time Views: 8,412,260,554 | All-Time Subs: 12,329,534 | SlateScore: 586
NickyJamTVViews This Week: 85,906,035 -9%Subs This Week: 122,488 | Position Last Week: 19All-Time Views: 5,239,757,186 | All-Time Subs: 7,506,059 | SlateScore: 583
ChuChu TV Kids SongsViews This Week: 82,055,058 -7%Subs This Week: 114,285 | Position Last Week: 22All-Time Views: 7,515,056,145 | All-Time Subs: 8,058,582 | SlateScore: 540