About This Statistic
This statistic presents the most viewed YouTube channels worldwide, sorted by views. In May 2017, Ed Sheeran was ranked third with more than 724 million channel views in the preceding month. Indian music label T-Series was ranked first with over 1.1 billion views. Video commentator PewDiePie ranked first as the all-time most popular YouTube channel based on views. YouTube channel views are a lucrative business - in 2016, net video advertising revenues of YouTube in the United States amounted to 2.16 billion U.S. dollars and are projected to reach 2.89 billion in 2018.