2016 is a year of many surprises. From politics and Pokémon to Olympics and PPAP, the year had certainly created many records and special moments for a lot of people. But although we can’t always witness first hand some of these moments, we can always trust the good ‘ol YouTube to provide us the entertainment, triumph and trends on our screens. So, let us countdown the year or in YouTube terms “rewind” with the top 10 videos that had gotten the most attention from Singaporeans in the last 12 months.
Top YouTube videos in Singapore 2016 (non-music)
1. PPAP (Pen Pineapple Apple Pen)
2. Why Young People Hate Chinese New Year!
3. National Day Song 2016: Tomorrow’s Here Today, performed by 53A
4. 中国新歌声第1期: 新加坡暖男天籁歌声
5. Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War – Trailer 2
6. Kabali Tamil Movie – Official Teaser
7. Adele Carpool Karaoke
8. Boys VS Men
9. 8 types of Pokémon GO players in Singapore
10. Suicide Squad – Official Trailer 1 [HD]
According to YouTube, Singaporeans have been giving a lot of love to YouTube, increasing the watch time by 35% over the last year. On top of that, locally produced videos and local talents also attracted more foreign viewers, pumping up the viewership of the top 100 local creators by 69%.
For more of the top music, trends, memes, and characters from the past 12 months featuring today’s biggest YouTube stars and mainstream personalities. Check out the YouTube Singapore Rewind channel to explore all the trending videos of the year.