(CNN Español) – There is always something to see on YouTube. You can find videos for all tastes, from musicals to video game lessons.
However, while the world of content on the Google platform is huge (and practically inexhaustible for one person), there are some videos that are watched more than others.
According to YouTube figures, the 10 most popular videos in the US in 2021 have accumulated 70 million hours of views. When making the conversion, this time equates to nearly 8000 years.
What is 8000 years old? It’s hard to imagine, but let’s think it’s similar to the age of the bones of a teenage hunter-gatherer whose remains were found in 2015 in Indonesia, which were recently revealed Evidence from a hitherto unknown human group.
And not only is the view time accumulated through these 10 videos impressive, but it is also the direct audience they reach.
Each video belongs to a different YouTube channel (including the NFL and Biden Inaugural Committee), so we can talk about 10 different accounts. Among them, according to the platform’s numbers, they add up to a total of 238 million subscribers, i.e. Slightly more than the population of Pakistan or Nigeria.
As you can see, the impact of these 10 videos is remarkable. Then, in descending order, we show you what they are.