REVEALED: These are the most watched YouTube videos of 2016

YouTube has revealed to the world the clips that received the most attention online in 2016.

According to the video-sharing website, the most popular clips of the year were based on views, likes, shares, searches, parodies, remixes and responses.

YouTube said the top 10 videos raked in a combined 550 million views and were watched for over 25 million hours.


While some of the clips that made the top 10 may surprise you… others like James Corden’s epic carpool karaoke with Adele are no-brainers!

You can see a full list of the top 10 trending videos on YouTube for 2016 below:

1. James Corden Carpool Karaoke with Adele

2. Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen

3. What’s inside a Rattlesnake Rattle?

4. Nike Football Presents: The Switch ft. Cristiano Ronaldo, Harry Kane, Anthony Martial & More

5. Grace VanderWaal: 12-Year-Old Ukulele Player Gets Golden Buzzer – America’s Got Talent 2016

6. Water Bottle Flip Edition | Dude Perfect

7. Channing Tatum & Beyonce’s “Run The World (Girls)”

8. Donald Trump: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

9. Casey Neistat: THE $21,000 FIRST CLASS AIRPLANE SEAT

10. Brothers Convince Little Sister of Zombie Apocalypse

Below is YouTube’s rewind: Celebrating the videos, people, music and moves that made 2016.