YouTube released a list of most watched videos of 2016 in Pakistan. Check out the list of top Youtube videos watched by Pakistani users on Youtube in 2016.
YouTube was banned by Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and the related authorities of Pakistan in the year 2012 due to the blasphemous content that was available on it. The ban on Youtube continued till 2016.
In 2016, PTA unblocked Youtube as the inappropriate content was removed and people started to enjoy watching songs, dramas and movies on it.
On Thursday, YouTube released a list of most watched videos in Pakistan in 2016, and Taher Shah’s video is present in the list!
Top 10 videos watched by Pakistani users on YouTube (Major label music videos not included):
- Commander Safeguard – Jungle Main Mungle
- Jawani Phir Nahi Aani – ARY Films
- Udaari – Last Episode
- Cornetto Pop Rock – Desan Da Raja
- DJ Bravo – Champion
- Dil Lagi – Last Episode
- Mann Mayal – OST
- Bin Roye – Episode 1
- Shakar Wandaan – Ho Mann Jahaan
- Angel – Taher Shah
Now speaking of major label music videos, Momina Mustehsan’s both Coke Studio songs, Afreen and Tera Woh Pyar, received great publicity, receiving over 35 million and 15 million views!
Another hit “Aye Rah-e-Haq Ke Shaheedon” by several artist also received great publicity, and managed to grab 5 million views.
Other Coke Studio titles such as “Aaqa” by Abida Parveen and Ali Sethi and “Rang” by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Amjad Sabri also received over 4 million views.
Now lets talk about Bollywood songs as Pakistani users also listen to Bollywood songs, so popular dance numbers “Kaala Chashma” and “Baby Ko Bass Pasand Hai” also grabbed great publicity.