Latin Artists Dominate YouTube's Most Watched Videos Of 2017

The Top Viral YouTube Videos of 2017

Sea lion drags girl into Steveston waters was Canada's top trending video of 2017 on YouTube, followed by Eminem Rips Donald Trump in BET Hip Hop Awards Freestyle Cypher and Animal Adventure Park Giraffe Cam.

Following "Despacito", Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You" landed at No. 2 with more than 2.5 billion views and spawned a choreography video by Kyle Hanagami that finished No. 2 on YouTube's companion list of the top trending videos of the year.

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As part of its annual look back at the year that was through the lens of YouTube, Google has shared Canada's top YouTube videos of 2017. It's been produced in Korea, Thailand, Vietnam, and China, but this particular video is from a Thailand show. This is the fourth time a non-U.S. video has topped the trending list, garnering over 182 million views to date. Farmer went on to be crowned champion of the season when it finished in September.

- Ed Sheeran made the list twice. We gathered to watch as April the Giraffe gave birth to her baby, Tajiri, live in front of an audience of 1.2 million, setting a new record for the most popular livestream on YouTube.

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Thankfully, AI and machine learning have come to the rescue, assisting in the removal of 98 percent of extremist videos by flagging them, and helping YouTube take down 70 percent of such clips within eight hours of their being uploaded. To that end, it will create a regular report in 2018 offering more data about the flags it receives, as well as the actions being taken to remove both videos and comments that violate its guidelines.

- This animated short film about a closeted boy who fears being outed by his own heart will melt your heart. It was produced by Beth David and Esteban Bravo at the Ringling College of Art and Design. That is, until a toddler jovially entered the room and began tugging at his arm. The videos combined for more than 10 billion total views.

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