List of most-disliked YouTube videos
This list of most-disliked YouTube videos contains the top 50 videos with the most dislikes of all time, as derived from YouTube charts. The dislike count was taken directly from the page of the video itself. YouTube implemented a like and dislike button on video pages from 2010 as part of a major site redesign. The feature served as a replacement for the previous five-star rating system, which was found to be ineffective because of the rare selection of ratings from two to four stars. Of the 50 videos in this list, 6 also appear in the list of most-viewed YouTube videos and 4 appear in the list of most-liked YouTube videos. Note that the dislike count does not indicate the true unpopularity of a video, which is better represented by dislike percentage, also provided in the table. For instance "Despacito", "Baby Shark Dance", and "Gangnam Style" all appear on this list, but also appear in the list of most-liked YouTube videos. , Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes has the most videos in the top 50 with eleven, YouTube has two and Jingle Toons have two.
On December 13, 2018, YouTube Rewind 2018: Everyone Controls Rewind became the most disliked video on the video sharing platform, with 15 million dislikes rapidly surpassed the music video for Justin Bieber's song "Baby", which entered the Guinness World Records book as the most disliked video on YouTube and on the Internet. As of July 9, 2021, YouTube Rewind 2018 has over 7. +more1 million more dislikes than Justin Bieber's Baby.
In March 2011, "Baby", which then had 1. 17 million dislikes, was surpassed by the video for Rebecca Black's "Friday", yielding more than 1. +more2 million dislikes. "Friday" amassed over three million dislikes before the video was taken down in June 2011. The video was reinstated three months later and has not been taken down since.
Measurement of dislikes on YouTube has been of academic and political interest. Following its immediate negative reception, Rick Perry's 2012 presidential campaign advertisement "Strong" garnered over 600,000 dislikes within five days. +more This phenomenon was seen by Mike Barthel of The Village Voice as a reason not to judge entertainment and politics by the same standard of online publicity; he opined that the only time people are going to care more about politics than entertainment is when there is a clear and immediate threat to their well-being. Recently, many videos from news channels and corporations have been dislike bombed when they talk about topics like the 2020 election or the COVID-19 pandemic.
Music videos, including children's music videos, made up a majority of the most disliked uploads to YouTube. "Baby Shark Dance" is the most disliked "made for kids" video, with over 13. +more3 million dislikes. 2016 showed the most disliked video game trailer, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, which stands at over three million dislikes. It became YouTube's second-most-disliked video within two weeks of being released. In 2016, PewDiePie achieved a video in the top 3 by explicitly asking his own viewers to dislike his video.
In August 2020, the Indian film Sadak 2s trailer became the most disliked movie trailer on YouTube. In the first two days after its release, the trailer received 5. +more3 million dislikes and currently has over 12 million dislikes. On August 18, at about 18:00 UTC, it surpassed Justin Bieber's "Baby" to become the second most-disliked video with 13. 24 million dislikes. As of October 2021, more than half of the top 50 most-disliked videos are music videos for children, with 31 of these 50 videos (62%) being set as "made for kids" according to YouTube's changes in policy on January 6, 2020, to comply with COPPA.
On November 10, 2021, YouTube made dislike counts on videos private, purportedly to "reduce harassment associated with targeted dislike attacks. " The announcement and update was widely criticized by members of the YouTube community, including from creators and YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim, due to visible dislikes allowing users to immediately spot videos that are fraudulent, unhelpful, dangerous, explicit, discriminatory or generally poor-quality. +more However, there are some browser extensions which enable the user to be able to view estimations of current dislikes on videos.
In the summer of 2022, two YouTube Shorts videos quickly surpassed YouTube Rewind 2018 to become the two most-disliked videos.
The following table lists the top 50 most disliked videos on YouTube, with the estimated and final visible dislike counts being rounded to the nearest multiple of 10,000 and 1,000 dislikes, respectively, as well as the creator, dislike percentage and date of publication to YouTube. On December 13, 2021, YouTube removed public dislike counts on all videos. +more The amount of dislikes just before they were hidden is shown below, taken from the night of December 12, 2021.
N/A represent videos that were either published after December 13, 2021, or had unknown dislike counts at the time of YouTube's dislike update.
|1||†"Revenge 😂"||Lucas and Marcus||46. +more56||N/A||July 26, 2022||YouTube Shorts|
|2||†"Wakt wakt ki baat h 😎🔥"||Bobby chourasiya||28. 71||N/A||May 9, 2022||YouTube Shorts|
|3||†"YouTube Rewind 2018: Everyone Controls Rewind"||YouTube||20. 20||19. 943||December 6, 2018||YouTube Rewind|
|4||"Baby Shark Dance"||Pinkfong Kids' Songs & Stories||center | 17. 50||14. 972||center||June 17, 2016||center | Music video for children||center|
|5||"Baby"||Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris||14. 07||12. 476||February 19, 2010||Music video|
|6||†"Sadak 2 Trailer"||Fox Star Studios||13. 73||13. 667||August 12, 2020||Movie trailer|
|7||"Johny Johny Yes Papa"||LooLoo Kids||12. 87||11. 954||October 8, 2016||Music video for children|
|8||"Bath Song"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||11. 02||8. 941||May 2, 2018||Music video for children|
|9||†"YouTube Rewind 2019: For the Record"||YouTube||9. 62||9. 587||December 5, 2019||YouTube Rewind|
|10||"Wheels on the Bus"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||9. 24||6. 900||May 24, 2018||Music video for children|
|11||†"Learning Colors - Colorful Eggs on a Farm"||Мирошка ТВ||8. 71||8. 436||February 27, 2018||Educational video for children|
|12||"Lakdi ki kathi"||Jingle Toons||8. 45||7. 244||June 13, 2018||Music video for children|
|13||†"Humpty the train on a fruits ride"||Kiddiestv Hindi||7. 30||6. 194||January 26, 2018||Educational video for children|
|14||"Baa Baa Black Sheep"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||center | 6. 65||5. 528||center||right | June 25, 2018||center | Music video for children|
|15||"Old MacDonald Had a Farm - Kids nursery rhymes"||Bounce Patrol - Kids Songs||6. 31||6. 153||November 12, 2013||Music video for children|
|16||"Keysha Play Filling Water in Balloons Daddy Finger Nursery Rhymes Learn Colors With Balloons"||Zuni and Family||center | 6. 37||5. 773||April 21, 2019||center | Educational video for children||center|
|17||"Chal Chal Gurram"||Infobells Telugu||5. 82||5. 425||November 18, 2016||Music video for children|
|18||†"Can this video get 1 million dislikes?"||PewDiePie||5. 80||5. 720||December 24, 2016||center | Comedy||center|
|19||"Dame Tu Cosita"||El Chombo featuring Cutty Ranks||center | 5. 80||5. 173||center||right | April 5, 2018||center | Music video|
|-||20||†"Oddly satisfying 🤪🤪🤪 Kids don’t try at home"||That Little Puff||5. 69||N/A||July 3, 2022||YouTube Shorts|
|21||"Flores"||Vitão and Luísa Sonza||center | 5. 61||5. 534||June 11, 2020||center | Music video||center|
|22||"Despacito"||Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankee||center | 5. 54||5. 216||January 12, 2017||center | Music video||center|
|23||"It's Everyday Bro"||Jake Paul featuring Team 10||center | 5. 54||5. 462||May 30, 2017||center | Music video|
|24||"D Billions - Shake, shake your body! Clap, Clap, Cha Cha Cha!"||D Billions||center | 4. 95||4. 485||center||right | January 12, 2020||center | Music video for children|
|25||†"Wheels on the Bus Mother Goose Club Playhouse Kids Video"||Mother Goose Club Playhouse||4. 53||4. 442||August 18, 2011||Music video for children|
|26||†"Masha and the Bear: Recipe for Disaster"||Get Movies||4. 32||4. 273||January 31, 2012||Children's television series|
|27||"Friday"||Rebecca Black||4. 28||4. 078||September 16, 2011||Music video|
|28||"Phonics Song 2 with Two Words in 3D - ABC Alphabet Songs"||ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs||4. 22||N/A||April 10, 2019||Music video for children|
|29||†||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||4. 19||N/A||April 18, 2018||Music video for children|
|30||"Twinkle Twinkle Little Star"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||4. 17||3. 728||December 6, 2017||Music video for children|
|31||"Yes Yes Vegetables Song"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||4. 13||3. 946||August 10, 2018||Music video for children|
|32||"Baby Shark"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||4. 04||3. 343||November 21, 2017||Music video for children|
|33||†"Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Reveal Trailer"||Call of Duty||3. 99||3. 965||May 2, 2016||Video game trailer|
|34||""||toycantando||3. 94||3. 629||April 12, 2016||Music video for children|
|35||"Yummy Fruits & Vegetables D Billions Kids Songs"||D Billions||3. 93||3. 099||September 16, 2020||Music video for children|
|36||†"Mr. Faisu’s Exploring Shillong"||Faisal Shaikh||3. 85||3. 830||May 14, 2020||Vlog|
|37||"This Is The Way"||Super Simple Songs - Kids Songs||3. 66||3. 570||June 8, 2016||Music video for children|
|38||"How It Is (Wap Bap …)"||BibisBeautyPalace||3. 65||3. 314||May 5, 2017||Music video|
|39||"Yes Yes Vegetables Song + More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs - CoComelon"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||3. 46||3. 340||September 7, 2018||Music video|
|40||"Bath Song + More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||3. 39||3. 351||June 4, 2018||Music video for children|
|41||"Yes Yes Playground Song"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||3. 37||2. 564||October 23, 2018||Music video for children|
|42||"Wheels on the Bus + More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||3. 36||3. 030||June 28, 2018||Music video for children|
|43||"Beach Song + More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||3. 21||3. 070||August 2, 2019||Music video for children|
|44||"Nani Teri Morni Ko Mor Le Gaye"||Jingle Toons||3. 19||3. 088||March 11, 2016||Music video for children|
|45||†"Sesame Street: Healthy Teeth, Healthy Me: Brushy Brush PSA"||Sesame Street||3. 17||N/A||41. 66%||March 1, 2012||Music video for children|
|46||"UPA CAVALINHO"||Galinha Pintadinha||3. 03||2. 871||July 7, 2017||Music video|
|47||"Gangnam Style"||Psy||2. 99||2. 899||July 15, 2012||Music video|
|48||"No No Bedtime Song"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||2. 93||2. 775||July 12, 2017||Music video for children|
|49||"The Little Mermaid - Official Teaser Trailer"||Walt Disney Studios||2. 84||N/A||September 10, 2022||Film trailer|
|50||"Wheels on the Bus Mother Goose Club Playhouse Nursery Rhymes"||Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes||2. 84||2. 691||March 14, 2014||Music video for children|
|As of October 25, 2022||As of October 25, 2022||As of October 25, 2022||As of October 25, 2022||As of October 25, 2022||As of October 25, 2022||As of October 25, 2022||As of October 25, 2022||As of October 25, 2022|
Historical most-disliked videos
The following table lists the last 4 videos to become YouTube's most disliked video, from the implementation of the dislike button in March 2010 to December 2021.
|wikitable||Title||Uploader||Dislikes||Upload date||Date achieved||Days held||Ref(s)||Notes|
|"~YouTube Worst Video of All Time~ vote 1 star, leave comment"||donotasyoudo||~195,000||text-align:center;" | ~143|
|"YouTube Rewind 2018: Everyone Controls Rewind"||YouTube||9,882,000||1,352|
|"Revenge 😂"||Lucas and Marcus||20,170,000|
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The approximate number of dislikes each video had when it became YouTube's most-disliked video.
Timeline of Most Disliked Videos (March 2010 - December 2021)
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