As of Thursday, 13 December 2018 (GMT-8) YouTube Rewind 2018 had scored 11 million dislikes in the wake of appearing Dec. 6. That pushed it over the past record holder: Justin Bieber’s 2010 “baby,” presently with 9.84 million dislikes. Read along to find out how and why YouTube Rewind is the most disliked video on YouTube ever!!
YouTube Rewind 2018 Is The Most Disliked Video On YouTube
YouTube’s Rewind is charged as a festival of web culture, highlighting “a variety of zeitgeist-defining personalities — from mainstream celebrities to the world’s top YouTube creators to viral video stars,” as indicated by Google. The current year’s portion highlighted Will Smith, “Fortnite” moves and gamer Ninja up front, alongside gestures to images like Bongo Cat and “the floss” move and in addition top-inclining music including K-pop sensations BTS.
Why the smashing influx of dislikes for YouTube Rewind 2018? Different hypotheses have risen. A major factor has all the earmarks of being that a couple of famous — yet dubious — YouTubers were barred from Rewind.
That incorporates PewDiePie, the gamer-humorist who runs the No. 1 most-pursued free YouTube channel now with more than 76 million endorsers. (PewDiePie’s seat, in any case, shows up.) PewDiePie’s Bro Army likely helped drive up the dislikes. He’s increased a large number of new fans over the most recent couple of months as he revitalizes to fight off getting topped by T-Series. PewDiePie, whose genuine name is Felix Kjellberg, has pursued debate; his enemy of Semitic-themed tricks a year ago provoked YouTube to cut business ties with him.
Other huge names precluded from YouTube Rewind 2018 were Shane Dawson (who discharged a very seen narrative arrangement about Jake Paul) and Logan Paul, who’s been on the outs with YouTube after his over-the-line recordings including one demonstrating the dead body of a man who passed on by suicide.
Big name appearances in YouTube Rewind 2018 incorporate Will Smith, who opens the scene with a reference to his YouTube live-gushed bungee hop over the Grand Canyon to fund-raise for philanthropy. Others included Trevor Noah, John Oliver, Marshmello, Adam Rippon and Trixie Mattel. It’s feasible the more-standard than any time in recent memory kind of Rewind 2018 likewise filled the haters.
The current year’s YouTube Rewind incorporates more than 100 YouTube makers, including Marques Brownlee, Liza Koshy, James Charles, Casey Neistat, The Dolan Twins, Ninja, Lilly Singh, Emma Chamberlain, Markiplier, Lachlan, WhinderssonNunes, Fischer’s, Noor Stars, Pautips, and FAP TV.
Brownlee, in a tweet Monday, summed up the backlash like this:
“Creators want YouTube Rewind to be a celebration of YouTubers and the biggest/best stuff on the platform that year. YouTube wants Rewind to be a couple minutes they can show to advertisers and say ‘look at all the great stuff over here that you want to spend your dollars on!’”
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— YouTube (@YouTube) December 13, 2018
A YouTube representative also said,
“Honest feedback can suck, but we are listening and we appreciate how much people care. Trying to capture the magic of YouTube in one single video is like trying to capture lightning in a bottle. We also learned that creating content can be really hard and this underscores our respect and admiration for YouTube creators doing it every day. Keep the feedback coming and maybe we’ll release a top 10 list of ‘Rewind dislike’ reaction videos.”
YouTube Rewind 2018 is set to a unique music mashup from The Hood Internet highlighting top tunes and viral hits of the year including “I Like It”, “In My Feelings”, “High Hopes”, “Idol”, and “Happier.”
As per YouTube, Rewind recordings have been seen more than 1 billion times since 2012, and the 2016 and 2017 versions were each seen more than 200 million times. The mashup recordings have been delivered for YouTube by advanced studio Portal A since 2012.
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