Youtube has released its 2021 list of Most Watched Videos and music videos rank highest.
The annual YouTube End of Year List reveals popular videos uploaded and watched each year on YouTube, and the lists have been expanded to include breakout creators and top Shorts videos of the year.
TT – Comedian
Popular child comedian TT, video on ‘Slay Queens’ was the most-watched non-music video in Kenya, followed by a satirical remix by Marshall Sum of the Sukari hit song- ‘Politicians Dance Challenge, Uhuru, Ng’ang’a, Atwoli, Ruto ‘ and Inka TV’s upload of a child singing a dirge during the burial of five children who died in an inferno came.
Uploaded in January 30, 2021, TT’s comedian meets Slay Queen video had 5 million views at the time this article was published.
In the Music Category Tanzania’s songstress Zuchu’s ‘Sukari’ hit song was the most-watched followed by ‘Baikoko’ by Mbosso featuring Diamond while ‘Such Kinda Love’ by Kenya’s Otile Brown featuring Jovial came third.
Top Growing Creators in Kenya 2021
TT Comedian, Mungai Eve, Thee Pluto, and Terence Creative registered the highest growth rate in subscriber numbers during the year and emerged as top creators and breakout creators.
Other creators in the top creators’ category include Churchill Show, Tales of the Crazy Kennar, Tuko/Tuco – Kenya, Thee Pluto Show, Flaqo Raz, Diana Bahati, and Jalango TV, Lynn Ngugi, Afrimax English, TrendsGirl, Emmanuella, popular comedian Vinnie Baite, and Dance98 Academy all appeared in the list of the fastest-growing YouTube Channels in Kenya in 2021.
In the YouTube Shorts videos category, a new short-form video experience that allows users to create short, catchy videos using their mobile phones; the Small Prince channel attracted the most views followed by World of Africa TV while SwagBoyQ came in third position.