Tuesday, February 19

Indian YouTube channel ChuChu TV’s three videos cross 1 bn views mark


ChuChu TV, the world’s most popular YouTube channel for kids has notched up yet another record with three videos crossing the One billion views mark.

The “ChuChu TV Johnny Johnny Yes Papa” video has more than 1.5 billion views, the “ChuChu TV Surprise Eggs Old McDonald” video has more than 1 billion views and the latest “ChuChu TV Phonics Song with two words” crosses the 1 billion views mark.

This is the first time for a YouTube channel in the kids and family genre to have achieved this distinction and it is a first for a YouTube channel originated in India to achieve this feat across all genres.

Till date, only five international music superstars (Shakira, Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, and Taylor Swift) have three or more videos that have crossed the 1 billion views mark.

“It’s a very proud moment for all of us at ChuChu TV and is a testimony to our understanding of our audience. Our focus has always been quality content and it’s heartening to see the world embrace ChuChu TV so whole-heartedly. These milestones motivate us to do more, bringing joy and learning to babies and preschoolers around the world,” Vinoth Chandar, Founder, CEO and Creative Director of ChuChu TV was quoted as saying.

ChuChu TV was nominated recently for the 8thAnnual Streamy Awards in the kids and family category, which will take place on October 22, 2018, and will stream live on YouTube

Based in Chennai and originated in 2013, ChuChu TV has 10 YouTube channels offering songs, stories, nursery rhymes and pre-school learning modules for kids starring its iconic characters ChuChu, ChaCha, Chika, Chiku, and Mr. Harlo.

With more than 20 billion-plus views and 30 million subscribers, ChuChu TV’s channels are one of the fastest growing YouTube channels in the world, garnering around 20 million views a day and adding close to 50,000 subscribers a day.