“Baby Shark” Becomes the Most-Viewed Video on YouTube
Oh, God! Even writing this post has triggered the repetition of this song in my mind lol!!! So, guys u read it write, the catchy PinkFong version of the “Baby Shark” song has become the most-viewed video on YouTube with 7.05 billion views.
Different versions of this song exist as several entities have copyrighted the original recording and videos of the song. “Baby Shark” was also produced by the educational brand PinkFong located in South Korea. This version of the song was performed by a 10-year-old Korean-American singer Hope Segoine. The song also features a 9-year-old New Zealander, Elaine Johnston. The song was uploaded on 17th June 2016 and on 2nd November 2020, four years after its upload, it has become the most-viewed song on YouTube with 7.05 billion views. It has outclassed Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s single “Despacito” and many other amazing videos that hold the position of most-viewed videos on the YouTube platform.
The song starts with music and features different members of a shark family that go on a hunting trip after a school of fish. The two kids used hand movements and facial expressions to describe the family members. It has been translated into 19 different languages and is the favorite of many parents and their kids. Its success is not only limited to YouTube but this song managed to hold its place in Major League Baseball Season. It became the team’s war-whoop in World Series.
Another version of this song was also uploaded this year in March that was related to educating kids to wash their hands to prevent Coronavirus.