Commander Safeguard – Jungle Main Mungle is officially leading the list of the most viewed YouTube videos of 2016 in Pakistan. On Thursday, YouTube Pakistan released a list of the most watched videos and music videos in Pakistan.
The world’s most popular online video community YouTube stated this year’s top-trending videos are measured using a combination of factors, including how users interact with them (number of views, shares, comments and likes).
Afreen Afreen — performed by Momina Mustehsan and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan in Coke Studio Season 9 — is the most watched YouTube video in ‘Music’ category. The song is originally sung by legend late singer Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan.
Jawani Phir Nahi Ani is the runner-up is the list of most-viewed Pakistani videos on YouTube. Released on 25 September 2015, JPNA is a 2015 Pakistani adventure comedy film.
The film stars Hamza Ali Abbasi, Humayun Saeed, Vasay Chaudhry, Ahmad Ali Butt, Mehwish Hayat and Sohai Ali Abro in lead roles in the movie.
The last episode of television series ‘Udaari’ — aired on Hum TV — is on third position in the list of most viewed YouTube video 2016. It was aired on 25 September 2016.
The story of the series focuses on the social and economic marginalization of citizens in Pakistani society alongside highlighting deeply rooted problems in Pakistan such as child sexual abuse.
‘Mann Mayal – OST’ and ‘Bin Roye – Episode 1’ are at the 7th and 8th spot respectively. Shakar Wandaan from the film Ho Mann Jahaan at the 9th and Taher Shah’s ‘Angel’ at the 10th position in the list of the most viewed YouTube videos.
As of December 2016, ‘SORRY’ and ‘BABY’ hit-singer of Canada, Justin Bieber is the only artist to have four videos exceeding 1 billion views.
Taylor Swift, Katy Perry, Fifth Harmony, Psy, and Adele each have two videos that exceed 1 billion views, while Taylor Swift is the only artist to have two videos in the top 10 list of the most viewed YouTube videos 2016.
The Most Viewed YouTube Videos 2016
1. Commander Safeguard – Jungle Main Mungle
2. Jawani Phir Nahi Aani – ARY Films
3. Udaari Drama – Last Episode
4. Cornetto Pop Rock – Desan Da Raja
5. DJ Bravo – Champion
6. Dil Lagi Drama- Last Episode
7. Mann Mayal – OST
8. Bin Roye – Episode 1
9. Shakar Wandaan – Ho Mann Jahaan
10. Angel – Taher Shah