There鈥檚 no denying that 2017 brought us some pretty stellar videos, from Selena Gomez鈥檚 鈥淏ad Liar鈥 to Demi Lovato鈥檚 鈥淭ell Me You Love Me鈥 and even Taylor Swift鈥檚 鈥溾eady for It?鈥 But were they among the MOST-watched vids of the year? Check out the list below to find out!


Not all videos that go viral on YouTube feature musicians. Sometimes it鈥檚 a clip of some art, an unusual bit of entertainment, or a well-needed laugh that captures the attention of the masses. Take a peek at the top trending videos of 2017 (according to YouTube), which collectively earned more than 633 million views (a whopping 83 million more than last year鈥檚 top 10).

1. Until We Will Become Dust 鈥 Oyster Masked (喔曕福喔侧笟喔樴父喔ム傅喔斷复喔喔笝喙夃覆喔佮覆喔佮斧喔涪喔權覆喔囙福喔) | THE MASK SINGER 2

2. ED SHEERAN 鈥 Shape of You | Kyle Hanagami Choreography

3. Ping Pong Trick Shots 3 | Dude Perfect

4. Darci Lynne: 12-Year-Old Singing Ventriloquist Gets Golden Buzzer 鈥 America鈥檚 Got Talent 2017

5. Ed Sheeran Carpool Karaoke

6. Lady Gaga鈥檚 FULL Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl LI Halftime Show | NFL

7. 鈥淚NAUGURATION DAY鈥 鈥 A Bad Lip Reading of Donald Trump鈥檚 Inauguration

8. history of the entire world, i guess

9. In a Heartbeat 鈥 Animated Short Film

10. Children interrupt BBC News interview 鈥 BBC News


If you sang (and surely danced) along with 鈥淒espacito鈥 this year, you certainly weren鈥檛 alone. Luis Fonsi鈥檚 video for the tune racked up a whopping 4.4 BILLION views 鈥 and counting.

As for the rest of the top 10, this year offered quite a mix of artists from all over the world.

1. Luis Fonsi 鈥 Despacito ft. Daddy Yankee

2. Ed Sheeran 鈥 Shape of You [Official Video]

3. J Balvin, Willy William 鈥 Mi Gente (Official Video)

4. Maluma 鈥 Felices los 4 (Official Video)

5. Bruno Mars 鈥 That鈥檚 What I Like [Official Video]

6. Chris Jeday 鈥 Ahora Dice (Official Video) ft. J. Balvin, Ozuna, Arc谩ngel

7. 05. El Amante 鈥 Nicky Jam (Video Oficial) (脕lbum F茅nix)

8. Jason Derulo 鈥 Swalla (feat. Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign) (Official Music Video)

9. DJ Khaled 鈥 I鈥檓 the One ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne

10. Enrique Iglesias 鈥 SUBEME LA RADIO (Official Video) ft. Descemer Bueno, Zion & Lennox

What was your favorite video from 2017? Let us know @BritandCo!