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Most Popular YouTube Videos of All Time (And Why You Don't Hate Them)

A small, inconspicuous video went viral on YouTube in May 2016. One woman bought a Chewbacca mask and put it on, unable to suppress her excitement and happiness, laughing hysterically while filming herself. “Chewbacca Mom” is cute and funny at best, and absolutely inevitable at worst. And yet, more than 3,500 people felt compelled not to like the video at the time of writing.

YouTube's dislike button is an odd one. It can have a variety of meanings, from real hatred to marking your protest on the popularity of a video. And hey, popular YouTube videos can be pretty weird. Some of the most popular YouTube videos are really weird. Some of the most popular YouTube videos are really weird. When the most popular YouTube videos of all time are up to you, you're all excited about some really weird stuff. Read More

Regardless of how it's used, a high number of dissimilarities is an indicator of a sentiment shared by the public. We watched the mostly unloved videos on YouTube. The 10 Most Not So Popular YouTube Videos From All Time The 10 Most Not So Popular YouTube Videos All Time With so much content on YouTube, it's always fun to watch the best videos at worst. Let's see which YouTube videos were hated the most ... Read more in April 2011, and a lot has changed in the meantime ...

Most popular video of all time

Baby, by Justin Bieber | 6.2 million dislikes

YouTube gives and YouTube takes away. Justin Bieber was one of the first great talents to be discovered on YouTube. He found a recording deal after a producer saw a video of him. Who would have thought that one day he would upload the most famous YouTube video of all time for his song infant.

Love him or loathe him, Bieber has legions of “favorites” all over the world, but the internet hates to hate Justin Bieber. Why the internet hates Justin Bieber [Scary and wonderful web] Why the internet hates Justin Bieber [weird and wonderful web] Justin Bieber is a phenomenon. He has millions of fans in every word and every action. However, this 90s kid is in no way hated by the internet. But why? Read More With infant'It's almost like YouTube teamed up to target this one video and show its dislike for it. Despite the best efforts of its fans, the haters won. infant has over 1.3 billion (yes, billion) views, and dislikes outweigh the likes by more than two million.

Bieber is also featured several times on the list of all-time most popular YouTube videos. That leads to us calling him the most unloved YouTube star of all time.

Don't mess with gamers!

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Reveal Trailer | 2.6 million dislikes

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Why do fans hate it so much? Activision boss Eric Hirshberg said players are not happy with the direction cod It goes on, because it takes a futuristic war scenario, sending soldiers into space battles or using drones, which keeps the player from the bitter realism for which the franchise was once popular. But even that doesn't explain the disproportionately high number of dislikes, and some observers like the Tech Times suggest something is fishy.

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Psy and the love-hate relationship

Gangnam Style by Psy | 1.5 million dislikes

Korean pop star Psy went viral with the music video in 2012 Gangnam style, complete with his iconic dance. And the internet has a strange love-hate relationship with him. Gangnam style is the fourth most popular video on YouTube, but it also tops the list of Most Popular Videos and Most Viewed Videos on YouTube. Seriously, it literally broke YouTube, which resulted in engineers having to increase the number of views allowed on a video.

Why does it have so many dislikes? It's difficult to say. But as we discovered when we watched the most annoying music videos on YouTube. 10 YouTube music videos that will annoy your friends. 10 YouTube music videos that will annoy your friends. Teasing your friends is fun. And since people care a lot about music, one of the best ways to get to them is by forcing them to sing a song that they hate. Et voila. Read More Gangnam style. Maybe it's the stupid dance, maybe it's the over-the-top production, or maybe it's just because the song isn't sung in English (mostly) ..

Whatever the reason, Psy's popularity on YouTube has also received its follow-up video, gentleman, added to the list as it garnered nearly 700,000 dislikes.

What comes before Saturday?

Friday by Rebecca Black | 2.1 million dislikes

You knew you couldn't escape this, right? Rebecca Black became famous as her song for all the wrong reasons Friday became one of the most viral - and most hated - videos on YouTube. NME even put it at the top of their “The 50 Worst Music Videos of All Time” list.

Black was apparently hurt by the dislikes and uncomfortable comments but refused to take the video down as it would play into the hands of the haters. The rapidly increasing number of ads and the advertising dollars that followed must have eased the pain.

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Eventually everyone moved on and Black released another single called My moment. It is currently number 14 on the list of the most unloved videos with 715k thumbs downs. So it turns out that these aversions can occasionally be indicative of quality after all.

I am not afraid of any misogyny

Ghostbusters (2016) Official Trailer | 845k dislikes

A whole new one Ghost hunters Movie should be good news, right? Law. But when the female cast was announced, the internet showed its ugly side. Harassment Of Women On Twitter Is A Big Topic Tweeting While Female: Harassment, And How Twitter Can Fix It Tweeting While Female: Harassment, And How Twitter Can Fix It The abuse problem of Twitter is real. Here are a few examples, along with expert opinions, of how Twitter can solve this problem. Read More Is it then surprising that the movie's first official trailer upset the excitement? "Our Ghostbusters can't be women!" Brigade?

Don't be wrong, this trailer's large number of dislikes is due to sexism. This enormous number is not built purely on quality.

These years Superman vs. Batman: Dawn of Justice was shot as a film and had negative reactions for all of its teasers and trailers. You know how many dislikes it got? A little more than 16k. Heck, add up both the official trailers and the comic-con trailer and dislikes totaling less than 50,000 in three separate videos.

Compare that to a single Ghost hunters Trailer and the bottom line is pretty clear: if you hit “dislike,” it's not a quality judgment, it is sending a political message to Hollywood.

Pardon the president ?!

Stark by Rick Perry | 838k dislikes

Before the 2012 US presidential election, the Republican Party was still trying to figure out who to vote for as a candidate. Texas Governor Rick Perry wanted the chance and posted an ad on YouTube that backfired spectacularly.

Titled Strong, The ad was banned for her intolerant messages about homosexuals serving in the US military and her push to teach religion in schools. After a spate of comments criticizing the governor for his backward views as well as several personal attacks, Perry's campaign was forced to disable the comments section.

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Stop the music

Wrecking Ball, by Miley Cyrus | 1.2 million dislikes

In The History Of Music Videos From MTV To YouTube: A Brief History Of Music Videos From MTV To YouTube: A Brief History Of Music Videos While music videos are mostly viewed on YouTube these days, this is only the final stage in the development of a medium that is like film and music as personal as photos can be. Read More This is evident with the Most Unloved List, as 22 of the top 30 are music videos. Aside from Bieber, Psy and Black - all of them are YouTube sensations and pop stars in second place.

When it comes to established musicians, Miley Cyrus is at the top of the list Wrecking ball, that was her "With Age" video too. It was pretty risk-taking and a change in her sane image up to that point, so it's no surprise that the dislikes have blown in and other YouTubers mocked Miley Wrecking ball Parodies.

Other notable music videos that top the list are Mileys We can't stop (~ 1.2 million dislikes), Nicki Minaj anaconda (~ 1.1 million dislikes) and Stupid hoe (~ 829k Dislikes), Katy Perry Dark horse (~ 623k dislikes) and Taylor Swift's Shake off (~ 536k dislikes).

Can you explain that??

You can watch all of the above videos and more in one playlist of the most unloved videos on YouTube. Go through them and share your thoughts with us. Can you find out why Gangnam style has an overwhelming number of likes and dislikes? Is the Ghost hunters Failure All About Sexism? Do music videos deserve a better chance?

Also check out the Brazilian YouTuber Aruan Felix video which currently has 2 million dislikes. The video shows Felix destroying his YouTube Silver Button board that he received for 100,000 subscribers. It seems like a stupid video, but I can't figure out why there are so many dislikes. Can you? Please answer in the comments.

If you're looking for something to see where you want to hit that button (if you haven't already) then check out these 10 classic YouTube videos that are worth watching again. 10 Classic YouTube Videos That Are Worth Watching Time 10 Classic YouTube Videos That Are Worth Watching Again. Are you longing for the old days? Then you should watch those classic YouTube videos again to remind yourself of easier times. Continue reading .

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