Already essentially the most considered video on YouTube, Pinkfong’s Child Shark has grow to be the primary video within the platform’s historical past to achieve 10 billion views. For context, the world inhabitants at the moment sits at round 7.8 billion, which implies that everybody alive may’ve watched “Child Shark Dance” as soon as and there would solely be about 2 billion folks left.
“Child Shark Dance” is an infectious, upbeat remix of an previous child’s music, made widespread by Korean firm Pinkfong. The unique video was uploaded in 2016, although Pinkfong has since created many remixes. In 2018, Child Shark swam to recognition, producing a #BabySharkChallenge that solely fueled the fishy flames. It’s since been meme’d, and numerous remixes of the original have been made by others except for Pinkfong. In early 2019, the music hit the Billboard 100, the place it remained for 20 weeks, and in Nov. 2020, the unique video grew to become the most viewed YouTube video of all time.