YouTube has gradually developed an interest in global audience over last few years. 2018 has been icing on the cake, with around 69.12 billion unique visits to the global platform.
Let’s have a quick glance over few interesting statistics related to YouTube’s tremendous growth in the year 2018.
It’s surprising how a website can have billions of visits with 28.25% bounce rate. Isn’t it? Well, YouTube & Facebook are the big whales on the World Wide Web. They hold grip, over 90% of internet users from around the globe. Considering the fact, that United States has been on the top in contributing to the figures graph. Let’s peek in the geographical traffic statistics of YouTube from 2018
While streaming YouTube or any other media platform; music videos are the most searched term. In year 2018, Spanish speaking musicians took over the world’s most popular video platform like never before. Have a look at what’s been trending during 2018; here is a list of top 10 music videos on YouTube ever:
Nio García and Casper and Darell Mágico – “Te Boté (Remix) (ft. Nicky Jam, Bad Bunny and Ozuna)
“Te Bote” (i.e. I Dumped You) is a Latin single, that kept riding high in 2018. “Te Boté” was recorded by Puerto Rican rappers; namely Nio García, Darell and Casper Mágico. Initially, the song was released by Flow La Movie Inc. on December 1, 2017 in digital downloading and streaming formats.
“Te Bote” was later remixed and released on April 13, 2018. This remix featured famous American artist Nicky Jam and Puerto Rican Bad Bunny and Ozuna. The video successfully crossed 1.5 billion views by December 2018. Watch the amazing video here:
Nicky Jam x J Balvin – “X”
Puerto Rican and Colombian singer (Nicky Jam & J Balvin) released a song named “X” on 2nd March of year 2018; under the label of Sony Music Latin. This famous song was written by Juan Vélez and its producers, Jeon and Afro Bros.
Maroon 5 – “Girls Like You (ft. Cardi B)”
“Girls Like You” is one of the most popular songs by American band Maroon 5. In 2017, Maroon 5 released their Sixth Studio album Red Pill Blues. Later, 222 and Interscope Records released another version of this song on May 30, 2018. The latter featured one of our favorites Cardi B. This song broke the internet for months’ and dominated the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. The video reached approximately 1,601,370,410 views in 2018 & 2017.
Daddy Yankee – “Dura”
“Dura” is a Spanish single by Puerto Rican rapper Daddy Yankee. Carlos Pérez filmed the song in Los Angeles and released it in January 2018 with El Cartel Records. Dura” was written by Daddy Yankee, Juan Rivera, Luis Romero, and Urbani Mota.
Ozuna x Romeo Santos – “El Farsante (Remix)”
“El Farsante” is another Spanish single by Ozuna. This song was his third single from Odisea album. Remix of “El Farsante” was released on January 30,2018. The remix version featuring Romeo Santos took instant fire and gained nearly 1.1 Billion views by November 2018.
Becky G and Natti Natasha – “Sin Pijama”
“Sin Pijama” is the Spanish translation to “No Pajamas”. Becky G and Natti Natasha are the singers behind “Sin Pijama” song. The song and its music video were released for Digital downloading & streaming by Sony Latin on April 20, 2018. “Sin Pijama” was rewarded with a Latin Platinum Certification in the US. Within three weeks of its initial release, the song received impeccable popularity with over 100 million views on YouTube.
El Chombo – “Dame Tu Cosita (ft. Cutty Ranks)”
“Dame Tu Cosita” means “Give me your little thing”. This Spanish song was initially recorded in 1997 but released as a single in 2018. The song by Panamanian artist El Chombo featured Jamaican dancehall musician Cutty Ranks. The popularity of this song skyrocketed soon after its release and around 1 Billion users viewed it on YouTube by end of 2018.