According to VEVO, These Are the Most Watched Music Videos of 2017

And all of your favs are topping the list.


VEVO, the all-premium music video and entertainment platform which attracts over 25 billion views per month, revealed which music videos racked in the most traffic this year and it features some of our absolute favorite songs of all time.

Of course the most-watched music video accolade  goes to “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee because why wouldn’t it?

Released in January, the reggaeton-pop tune stormed the charts and reached no.1 in 47 countries. The music video, a celebration of Latin American culture, filmed in San Juan, Puerto Rico and directed and produced by Carlos Perez, has seen over 4.3 billion views globally.

Also featuring in the global charts are entries from Shakira, Shawn Mendes and DJ Khaled who have all had a huge year for video views with VEVO, releasing some of the most talked about videos of the year.

Check out the full list of videos below: 

Turning to the US chart, Post Malone and Quavo’s “Congratulations” takes the number 1 spot.

2017 has been a huge year for video debuts with Luis Fonsi and DJ Khaled both releasing their first video this year, and storming the charts all over the world.

The music video has held its own this year, with huge releases from some of the worlds biggest artists, releases from Kenrick Lamar, and Taylor Swift have created must see-moments which has been reflected in huge view numbers for their videos.

Check out the full list of the most watched videos in the US below:

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Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.