List of most-disliked YouTube videos

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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.

Top 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.

Legend:

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 Marcus46. +more56N/AJuly 26, 2022YouTube Shorts
2†"Wakt wakt ki baat h 😎🔥"Bobby chourasiya28. 71N/AMay 9, 2022YouTube Shorts
3†"YouTube Rewind 2018: Everyone Controls Rewind"YouTube20. 2019. 943December 6, 2018YouTube Rewind
4"Baby Shark Dance"Pinkfong Kids' Songs & Storiescenter | 17. 5014. 972centerJune 17, 2016center | Music video for childrencenter
5"Baby"Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris14. 0712. 476February 19, 2010Music video
6†"Sadak 2 Trailer"Fox Star Studios13. 7313. 667August 12, 2020Movie trailer
7"Johny Johny Yes Papa"LooLoo Kids12. 8711. 954October 8, 2016Music video for children
8"Bath Song"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes11. 028. 941May 2, 2018Music video for children
9†"YouTube Rewind 2019: For the Record"YouTube9. 629. 587December 5, 2019YouTube Rewind
10"Wheels on the Bus"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes9. 246. 900May 24, 2018Music video for children
11†"Learning Colors - Colorful Eggs on a Farm"Мирошка ТВ8. 718. 436February 27, 2018Educational video for children
12"Lakdi ki kathi"Jingle Toons8. 457. 244June 13, 2018Music video for children
13†"Humpty the train on a fruits ride"Kiddiestv Hindi7. 306. 194January 26, 2018Educational video for children
14"Baa Baa Black Sheep"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymescenter | 6. 655. 528centerright | June 25, 2018center | Music video for children
15"Old MacDonald Had a Farm - Kids nursery rhymes"Bounce Patrol - Kids Songs6. 316. 153November 12, 2013Music video for children
16"Keysha Play Filling Water in Balloons Daddy Finger Nursery Rhymes Learn Colors With Balloons"Zuni and Familycenter | 6. 375. 773April 21, 2019center | Educational video for childrencenter
17"Chal Chal Gurram"Infobells Telugu5. 825. 425November 18, 2016Music video for children
18†"Can this video get 1 million dislikes?"PewDiePie5. 805. 720December 24, 2016center | Comedycenter
19"Dame Tu Cosita"El Chombo featuring Cutty Rankscenter | 5. 805. 173centerright | April 5, 2018center | Music video
-20†"Oddly satisfying 🤪🤪🤪 Kids don’t try at home"That Little Puff5. 69N/AJuly 3, 2022YouTube Shorts
21"Flores"Vitão and Luísa Sonzacenter | 5. 615. 534June 11, 2020center | Music videocenter
22"Despacito"Luis Fonsi featuring Daddy Yankeecenter | 5. 545. 216January 12, 2017center | Music videocenter
23"It's Everyday Bro"Jake Paul featuring Team 10center | 5. 545. 462May 30, 2017center | Music video
24"D Billions - Shake, shake your body! Clap, Clap, Cha Cha Cha!"D Billionscenter | 4. 954. 485centerright | January 12, 2020center | Music video for children
25†"Wheels on the Bus Mother Goose Club Playhouse Kids Video"Mother Goose Club Playhouse4. 534. 442August 18, 2011Music video for children
26†"Masha and the Bear: Recipe for Disaster"Get Movies4. 324. 273January 31, 2012Children's television series
27"Friday"Rebecca Black4. 284. 078September 16, 2011Music video
28"Phonics Song 2 with Two Words in 3D - ABC Alphabet Songs"ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs4. 22N/AApril 10, 2019Music video for children
29Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes4. 19N/AApril 18, 2018Music video for children
30"Twinkle Twinkle Little Star"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes4. 173. 728December 6, 2017Music video for children
31"Yes Yes Vegetables Song"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes4. 133. 946August 10, 2018Music video for children
32"Baby Shark"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes4. 043. 343November 21, 2017Music video for children
33†"Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Reveal Trailer"Call of Duty3. 993. 965May 2, 2016Video game trailer
34""toycantando3. 943. 629April 12, 2016Music video for children
35"Yummy Fruits & Vegetables D Billions Kids Songs"D Billions3. 933. 099September 16, 2020Music video for children
36†"Mr. Faisu’s Exploring Shillong"Faisal Shaikh3. 853. 830May 14, 2020Vlog
37"This Is The Way"Super Simple Songs - Kids Songs3. 663. 570June 8, 2016Music video for children
38"How It Is (Wap Bap …)"BibisBeautyPalace3. 653. 314May 5, 2017Music video
39"Yes Yes Vegetables Song + More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs - CoComelon"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes3. 463. 340September 7, 2018Music video
40"Bath Song + More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes3. 393. 351June 4, 2018Music video for children
41"Yes Yes Playground Song"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes3. 372. 564October 23, 2018Music video for children
42"Wheels on the Bus + More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes3. 363. 030June 28, 2018Music video for children
43"Beach Song + More Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes3. 213. 070August 2, 2019Music video for children
44"Nani Teri Morni Ko Mor Le Gaye"Jingle Toons3. 193. 088March 11, 2016Music video for children
45†"Sesame Street: Healthy Teeth, Healthy Me: Brushy Brush PSA"Sesame Street3. 17N/A41. 66%March 1, 2012Music video for children
46"UPA CAVALINHO"Galinha Pintadinha3. 032. 871July 7, 2017Music video
47"Gangnam Style"Psy2. 992. 899July 15, 2012Music video
48"No No Bedtime Song"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes2. 932. 775July 12, 2017Music video for children
49"The Little Mermaid - Official Teaser Trailer"Walt Disney Studios2. 84N/ASeptember 10, 2022Film trailer
50"Wheels on the Bus Mother Goose Club Playhouse Nursery Rhymes"Cocomelon - Nursery Rhymes2. 842. 691March 14, 2014Music video for children
As of October 25, 2022As of October 25, 2022As of October 25, 2022As of October 25, 2022As of October 25, 2022As of October 25, 2022As of October 25, 2022As of October 25, 2022As of October 25, 2022
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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.

wikitableTitleUploaderDislikesUpload dateDate achievedDays heldRef(s)Notes
"~YouTube Worst Video of All Time~ vote 1 star, leave comment"donotasyoudo~195,000text-align:center;" | ~143
"Baby"Justin Bieber~200,000~~220
"Friday"‡trizzy661,200,00079
"Baby"⁂Justin Bieber1,450,0002,737
"YouTube Rewind 2018: Everyone Controls Rewind"YouTube9,882,0001,352
"Revenge 😂"Lucas and Marcus20,170,000
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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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DateFormat = dd/mm/yyyy Period = from:2010 till:13/12/2021 TimeAxis = orientation:horizontal ScaleMajor = unit:year increment:1 start:2010

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bar:Vote from: 01/01/2010 till: 31/03/2010 color:On text: from: 31/03/2010 till: 21/08/2010 color:Disliked text: from: 21/08/2010 till: 13/12/2021 color:On text: "Vote 1 Star" bar:Baby from: 19/02/2010 till: 21/09/2010 color:On text: from: 21/08/2010 till: 30/03/2011 color:Disliked text: from: 29/03/2011 till: 16/06/2011 color:On text: from: 16/06/2011 till: 12/12/2018 color:Disliked text: from: 13/12/2018 till: 13/12/2021 color:On text: "Baby (2)" bar:Friday from: 10/02/2011 till: 30/03/2011 color:On text: from: 29/03/2011 till: 16/06/2011 color:Disliked text: from: 16/06/2011 till: end color:Removed text: "Friday" bar:YTRewind from: 06/12/2018 till: 13/12/2018 color:On text: from: 13/12/2018 till: end color:Disliked text: "YTRewind 2018"

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