List of most-viewed Pakistani YouTube videos

Summary

On the American video-sharing website YouTube, "Tajdar-e-Haram" sung by Atif Aslam became first Pakistani music video to cross 100 million views.[1][2][3][4][5][6] "Zaroori Tha" sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan became first Pakistani music video to reach 500 million views as well as first video to complete 1 billion views on 3 January 2021.[7][8] "Mere Rashk-e-Qamar" by Junaid Asghar became second video to garner over 500 million views. This is the list of most-viewed Pakistani music videos on YouTube.

As of 9 May 2022 (2022-05-09), 19 videos have exceeded 100 million views (including a video having 1 billion views).

Billion View ClubEdit

Zaroori Tha is the first ever Pakistani music video to complete a billion views on YouTube. It completed 1B (1000M) views on 3 January 2021. Rahat Fateh Ali Khan became the first Pakistani artist to garner over a billion views.[citation needed]

No. Video name Uploader Artist(s) Language(s) Views (billion) Upload date
1 "Zaroori Tha"[9] Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan PME Rahat Fateh Ali Khan Urdu 1.29 8 June 2014
As of 16 May 2022

Top videosEdit

The following table lists the most-viewed Pakistani videos on YouTube with their view count, uploader, artist, language and upload date.

No. Video name Uploader Artist(s) Language(s) Views (million) Upload date
1 "Zaroori tha"[9] Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan PME Fateh Ali Urdu 1.29 (billion) 9 June 2014
2 "Aayat Arif | Eid Mubarak"[10] Heera Gold Aayat Arif 775 (million) 24 May 2020
3 "Mere Rashk-e-Qamar"[11] Irfan Malik Junaid Asghar 696 (million) 8 December 2016
4 "Tajdar-e-Haram"[12] Coke Studio Atif Aslam 377 (million) 15 August 2015
5 "Afreen Afreen"[13] Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Momina Mustehsan 357 (million) 19 August 2016
6 "Aayat Arif | Hasbi Rabbi"[14] Safa Islamic Aayat Arif 336 (million) 10 May 2020
7 "Khuda Aur Muhabbat OST"[15] GEO TV Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Nish Asher 193 (million) 29 January 2021
8 "Tu Kuja Man Kuja"[16] Coke Studio Rafaqat Ali Khan, Shiraz Uppal 172 (million) 23 September 2016
9 "Tera Woh Pyar"[17] Coke Studio Asim Azhar, Momina Mustehsan 158 (million) 16 September 2016
10 "Mujhe Dushman Ke Bachon Ko"[18] ISPR Official Azaan Ali 157 (million) 20 February 2018
11 "Baari"[19] One Two Records Bilal Saeed, Momina Mustehsan Punjabi 146 (million) 26 November 2019
12 "Pasoori"[20] Coke Studio Ali Sethi, Shae Gill Punjabi, Urdu 142 (million) 7 February 2022
13 "Mujhe Dushman Ke Bachon Ko"[21] Talk Show Central[22] Azaan Ali Urdu 140 (million) 13 December 2015
14 "RUPOSH | Telefilm"[23] GEO TV 136 (million) 7 Jan 2022
15 "Ertugrul Ghazi Urdu | Episode 1 | Season 1"[24] TRT Ertugrul by PTV 128 (million) 25 April 2020
16 "Pakistan Zindabad"[25] ISPR Official Sahir Ali Bagga 126 (million) 22 March 2019
17 "Meray Paas Tum Ho OST"[26] ARY Digital Rahat Fateh Ali Khan 122 (million) 23 September 2019
18 "Bol Kaffara"[27] BOL Network Sehar Gul Khan, Shehbaz Fayaz Qawwal 118 (million) 26 May 2018
19 "Man Aamadeh Am"[28] Coke Studio Atif Aslam, Gul Panra Persian, Urdu 108 (million) 29 August 2015
20 "Duaa cover"[29] Maham Waqar Maham Waqar Urdu 107 (million) 25 July 2018
As of 24 May 2022

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  11. ^ Mere Rashke Qamar Tu Ne Pehli Nazar (UNFAK) Remix By Junaid Asghar. Irfan Malik. 9 December 2016. Archived from the original on 2 February 2021. Retrieved 4 August 2021 – via YouTube.
  12. ^ Coke Studio Season 8| Tajdar-e-Haram| Atif Aslam. Coke Studio. 15 August 2015. Retrieved 4 August 2021 – via YouTube.
  13. ^ Coke Studio Season 9| Afreen Afreen| Rahat Fateh Ali Khan & Momina Mustehsan. Coke Studio. 19 August 2016. Archived from the original on 10 June 2021. Retrieved 4 August 2021 – via YouTube.
  14. ^ "Aayat Arif | Hasbi Rabbi | Tere Sadqay Main Aqa | Ramzan Special Nasheed 2020 | Official Video - YouTube". www.youtube.com. Retrieved 16 May 2022.
  15. ^ Khuda Aur Mohabbat | OST | Rahat Fateh Ali Khan | Nish Asher |. GEO TV. 29 January 2021. Retrieved 24 May 2022.
  16. ^ Coke Studio Season 9| Tu Kuja Man Kuja| Shiraz Uppal & Rafaqat Ali Khan. Coke Studio. 23 September 2016. Archived from the original on 19 January 2021. Retrieved 4 August 2021 – via YouTube.
  17. ^ Coke Studio Season 9| Tera Woh Pyar| Momina Mustehsan & Asim Azhar. Coke Studio. 16 September 2016. Archived from the original on 16 May 2021. Retrieved 4 August 2021 – via YouTube.
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  19. ^ Baari by Bilal Saeed and Momina Mustehsan | Official Music Video | Latest Song 2019. One Two Records. 26 November 2019. Archived from the original on 25 March 2021. Retrieved 4 August 2021 – via YouTube.
  20. ^ Coke Studio | Season 14 | Pasoori | Ali Sethi x Shae Gill. Coke Studios. 7 February 2022. Retrieved 13 May 2022.
  21. ^ Mujhe Dushman ke Bachon ko Parhana Hai | ISPR New Song | APS Peshawar | TSC1. Talk Shows Central. 13 December 2015. Archived from the original on 19 January 2021. Retrieved 4 August 2021 – via YouTube.
  22. ^ Unofficial reupload
  23. ^ RUPOSH | Telefilm - [Eng Sub] - Haroon Kadwani | Kinza Hashmi | Har Pal Geo, retrieved 3 May 2022
  24. ^ Ertugrul Ghazi Urdu | Episode 1 | Season 1, retrieved 2 September 2021
  25. ^ Pakistan Zindabad - 23 Mar 2019 | Sahir Ali Bagga | Pakistan Day 2019 (ISPR Official Song), retrieved 27 August 2021
  26. ^ Meray Paas Tum Ho OST | Rahat Fateh Ali Khan | Humayun Saeed & Ayeza Khan, retrieved 2 September 2021
  27. ^ Bol Kaffara Kya Hoga Complete Song Extended | Dil Galti Kar Baitha Hai | Tumhe Humse Badhkar Duniya, retrieved 3 May 2022
  28. ^ Coke Studio Season 8| Man Aamadeh Am| Gul Panrra & Atif Aslam. Coke Studio. 29 August 2015. Archived from the original on 19 January 2021. Retrieved 4 August 2021 – via YouTube.
  29. ^ Coke Studio | Season 14 | Duaa cover | Maham Waqar, retrieved 5 May 2022