One of the most sure fire ways of gaining and maintaining the audience’s attention is via entertainment, which is exactly why the entertainment YouTubers and influencers of this category have been successful in gaining millions of subscribers. Since the world is diverse and everyone has different preferences in terms of what they consider to be “entertainment”, this category includes a wide array of entertainment YouTubers marketing data, with content ranging from storytimes to gaming to dance to comedy to kids friendly videos and much more. That being said, let’s dive right into the Top 100 YouTubers and influencer in Entertainment.
Badadun is a Spanish channel run by the Badabun Network, which is a Mexican influencing company. The channel was created in the year of 2014, October 13. Since then, it has reached more than 40 million subscribers and around 13 billion views. It has also scored around 22 million followers on Facebook. The channel is well-known for its special segment called “Exponiendo Infieles”, which translates to ‘Exposing Infidels’. In this series, the Hostess Lizbeth Rodriguez interviews couples and inquireS about their faithfulness. Since then, the company has also collaborated with big names such as Disney, Converse, Telsel and Microsoft.
HolaSoyGerman is a YouTube Channel that is run by Germán Alejandro Garmendia Aranis born on 25 April, 1990. He is also known as JuegaGerman. He is a comedian, YouTuber, entertainer and vlogger. His channels stacks up around 39 millions subscribers and over 3 billion views. His fast growing channel won him the MTV ‘Icon of the Year’ award in 2014 and then the following year as well. His channels started reaching new heights after his intriguing content went viral on the internet. In his collection of 139 videos, his videos focus on relatable content targeted for teens and young adults. His comedic ways have earned him a spot on many top YouTuber lists.
The Ellen Show is a talk-variety show that is hosted by none other than Ellen DeGeneres, known for her comedic ways, Ellen’s channel showcases her abilities to entertain a wide-range audience. On her show, she invites celebrities, newsmakers and people with extraordinary talents. The channel posts clips from the show, which have amassed around 33 million subscribers and 16 billion views. The channel was created in 2006 and since then, the ellen show has released 16 seasons of her talk-show. In 2015, Ellen was named as the 50th most powerful woman in the world by Forbes magazine. She has used her platform to carry out numerous amount of philanthropic work as well.
Felipe Neto Rodrigues Vieira, mainly known by his YouTube name Felipe Neto, is a YouTube star with over 33 million subscribers and around 7 billion views on his channel. He joined YouTube on May 15, 2006 and directed his content towards vlogging and gaming. Originally from Rio De Janeiro, he is crowned as the owner of third most popular Brazillian YouTube channel. Felipe Neto is also the founder of a YouTube business network to polish the Brazillian online video market called Paramaker. His fame grew onwards earning him the award of YouPix as ‘Vlogger of the Year’ in 2011 and the 2010 MTV award of ‘Webstar of the Year’. He, being a theatre student, has also starred in some TV shows including Será Que Faz Sentido?" (Does It Make Sense?).
Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a well-known singer, songwriter, actress and entrepreneur. She was born on 20 February, 1988 and is of Barbadian Nationality. The celebrity has achieved success mainly through her music career, however, she continues to expand her influence by now also diving into the makeup industry, launching her brand ‘Fenty Beauty’, which has been a massive success and is also testing her luck as a designer by releasing her own lingerie line named ‘ Savage x Fenty’. Her YouTube channel began in the year 2005, posting hit singles of the artist, some of which include ‘Umbrella’, ‘Rude Boy’ and ‘Don’t stop the Music’. She now has about 32 millions subscribers and total views around 14 billion.
Zeetv is YouTube channel with around 31 million subscribers and total views around 31 billion. The YouTube channel is owned by the Zee entertainment Enterprises and is an indian pay television service. With almost 90,000 videos on the channel, it is considered as the pioneers of Indian television. It joined YouTube in the year 2005 and since then has become the most popular Hindi General entertainment channel. The channel mostly hosts TV and reality shows which has aided to its growing popularity amongst South Indian, however mainly Indian, population all over the world. The channel mostly air family drama ranging from comedy to soap operas and competition shows such as ‘Dance, India, Dance’ and ‘I can do that’.
Kids Diana Show is childrens’ YouTube channel about a 5 year old Ukrainian girl named Diana. Her YouTube channel has around 31 million subscribers and more than 10 billion views. Diana was born on March 31, 2014 and her channel is ranked as the 31th most subscribed channel on YouTube. The channel is mainly run by her family and is also associated with her brother’s show ‘Kids Roma Show”.
The channel hosts many videos of Diana playing as different characters and even her own version of the song ‘I like it’. Most of her videos are children oriented and they consist of Diana trying out children clothing and even cosmetics.
YouTube spotlight is an official YouTube channel for spotlighting videos and events uploaded to YouTube. This channel has around 28 millions subscribers and a total number of 1.8 billion views. In 2013, it took the spot of being the most subscribed to channel. The YouTube channel works in a way that it highlights the trending videos from all over the world, including music, viral videos and rising internet phenomena. For pride month, YouTube Spotlight invited many LGBT+ icons in the pride celebration. However it has other famous segments as well including #CreatorsForChange and #HervoiceismyVoice. The ‘YouTube Rewind’ segment is one of the reasons for its fame, even though it is heavily criticized/ It is basically a rewind video that is a compilation of most viewed videos over the past year, released at the end of that year.
Voce Sabia? Is a YouTube Channel that began in 2013 and is run by Daniel Mologni , born 22nd March, 1995 and Lukas Marques, born 10th September, 1997. Their channel has around 25 million subscribers and a total of 3 billion views. The duo began creating professional content in Sao Paulo. They even created their own series of ‘Do you know?’ which became a hit on the platform. The most famous video of this series is the list of top 10 hated YouTube videos. Their content consists of them reviewing theories on dark web, conspiracy theory and even Area 51.
This is the YouTube channel of the famous Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi who joined YouTube in 2014.Fonsi, also known as Luis Alfonso Rodríguez López-Cepero, was born on April 15th, 1978. The star rose to fame fairly quickly, with around 25 million subscribers and total views over 11 billion. Luis Fonsi’s greatest hits include his original song Despacito and Echame la Culpa, featuring American songstress, Demi Lovato. His music video for Despacito racked up 6.3 billion views in just 2 years and 1.8 billion for the music video for Echame la Culpa. Luis Fonsi’s Despacito featuring Daddy Yankee and Justin Bieber won the award for the top streamed music video at the Billboards Awards as well, including many others.
ToyPudding Tv is an American Children’s channel which has around 25 million subscribers and total views of over 14 billion. The channel targets and caters to the younger audiences. It operates from Woodinville, Washington and has garnered almost 3k videos on the channel. ToyPudding TV consists of reviews of toys for children. However, the creator of the channel remains unknown, which has led to some parents showing their concern over the content of the channel.
Workpoint Official is a Thai News channel with its extension on YouTube, which has amassed over 24 million subscribers and total views of around 19 billion. This channel joined YouTube on November 5, 2012 and is owned by Workpoint Entertainment. The company is based in Pathum Thani and is one of the biggest entertainment industries in the world. Workpoint Entertainment is owned by Phanya Nirunkul and Prapas Cholsaranon and was founded on 11 september, 1989. This company was initially a film company but later on launched it own subsidiaries like the Workpoint News channel. The company has successfully produced around 80 shows, most of them being game shows, up to the year 2019.
NoCopyrightSounds is a music channel on YouTube with over 22 million subscribers and total views around 6 billion. The founder of this channel is Billy Woodford, born in Manchester. The channel joined YouTube in August 14, 2011. The main idea behind the creation of the channel was to release Electronic Dance music, which is under royalty-free license, meaning that content creators can use any music without being copyright striked. The channel hosts a rather large collection of music of almost every genre. It has over 640 videos that are either drumstep, indie dance, EDM, trap and drum/bass etc. Billy Woodford has his own channel as well where he demonstrates and uploads the test music.
Ryan Higa, owner of the channel ‘NigaHiga’, also known as HigaTV, is an American vlogger and YouTuber. Ryan had moved to Las vegas to further perfect his video making skills and studied filmmaking and Nuclear Medicine at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.The most popular segment on his channel is called ‘How To Be;, which is a comedic tutorial on how to do a wide array of things. He joined YouTube in the year 2006. His video ‘How to sing like your favorite artists’ alone generated over 48 million views. The star’s YouTube channel has around 21 million subscribers and over 4 billion total views. In 2012, Ryan started his own company called Ryan Higa Production company alongside Sean Fujiyoshi. However since September of 2018, Ryan Higa production company is solely being run by Ryan Higa after the departure of Fujiyoshi from the company.
The official account of singer, songwriter and actress Selena Marie Gomez, born on 22 july, 1992. Her YouTube channel has gained around 21 million subscribers. The songstress releases her singles and music videos on her YouTube channel. Since joining YouTube, in 2008, the total views on the site have increased to over 7.7 billion. Her hit singles such as ‘Come And Get It’, ‘The Heart Wants What It Wants’ and ‘I Can’t Get Enough’’ have aided to her major success. She even received a nomination for ‘ Video of the Year’ for her single ‘Come And Get It’ at the YouTube Music Awards. However, her career started as an actress when she was only 7 years old and starred in the hit kids TV show ‘Barney and Friends’ alongside Demi Lovato.
SAB TV is another Indian pay television which is owned by the SONY Pictures Network. The channel mainly hosts comedy shows and soap operas. SabTv extended its influence onto digital media when it joined the platform in 2007 and since then has been able to achieve around total views around 18 billion and 21 million subscribers. Sony SAB was initially founded by Sri Adhikari Brothers on April 23, 1999. As of July 2019, the channel seems to be growing rapidly, earning almost 1.1 billion views each month and 1 million subscribers. Furthermore, recently the channel has changed its direction to becoming a more generalized entertainment channel.
KSI is a YouTube channel owned by Olajide Olatunji, who is the second most subscribed to YouTuber in the United Kingdom, with over 20 million subscribers and 4 billion total views. This ranks him as one of the most subscribed to person of color as well. Olatunji was born on 19 june, 1993 and was born and raised in England. His confident and quirky personality definitely adds to his uniqueness and to the popularity of his channel. The YouTuber joined the platform on 24 July, 2009 and since then onwards has worked hard to pave the way for his success. His net worth is estimated around $5 million and his YouTube videos receive 5 million views an average. His content is mainly based upon gaming, vlogging and presenting his own music.
The late late show is an American late-night talk-show on CBS which first aired in 1993 and is currently being hosted by James Corden, however, the show didn’t launch their YouTube channel until, 2006. The shows popularity increased to 20 million subscribers as of 2019, with a total of 6 billion views. James Corden invites various celebrities to his show and features some of the most famous segments of the show, which are also favorites of his YouTube audience, including ‘Carpool Karaoke’ and ‘Drop the Mic’. James invited Paul McCartney to his Carpool Karaoke segment which was an internet hit, receiving 43 million views. Alongside James Corden, the show also stars the American comedian and musician, Reggie Waltz.
Ryan Kaji, also known as Ryan ToysReview, is a YouTube sensation born on October 6, 2011. His YouTube channel was launched in 2015 , assisted by his parents and siblings. In the past 4 years, the child star has gained around 20 million subscribers and total views over 30 billion. In his videos, he basically reviews the toys and sometimes even carries out interesting scientific experiments. The YouTube channel gained popularity thanks to Ryan’s colorful personality, eventually leading to the launch of his own clothing line. According to Forbes Magazine, in 2016-2017, Ryan was able to generate a revenue of $22 million from his videos and clothing line at Walmart, hence placing him on the spot of 8th highest paid YouTuber.
ABS-CBN(Alto Broadcasting System - Chronicle Broadcasting Network) is a Filipino free-to-air television network that is a property of ABS-CBN Corporation, a company that comes under the Lopez Group. It is one of the oldest television broadcasters in Asia. The ABS-CBN is formally referred to as ‘the Kapamilya Network’- the term ‘kapamilya’ refers to a member of the family. Their YouTube Channel ABS-CBN Entertainment has around 19 million subscribers and total views of around 26 billion, making it the first Filipino channel to hit this milestone. The YouTube channel was created on 15 july, 2008. Since then, it has been featuring dramas, soap operas, musical numbers, talk shows and daily plugs for its Kapamilya fans on the channel.
Logan Paul Vlogs is one of the YouTube channels owned by YouTube star, Logan Paul- an American internet personality, actor, director and musician. On this channel, he has around 19 million subscribers and total views around 4 billion. Logan first gained fame through short videos shared on the now discontinued app, Vine. After gaining mainstream success there, Logan moved on to YouTube, with the creation of his channel, in 2015. Since then, although he has been subjected to much controversy and legal issues regarding his content, the YouTuber has been successful in creating a large fan following. One of the biggest issues occured when he filmed the dead boby of a suicide victim and posted the footage on his YouTube channel.
Fine Brothers Entertainment is an American Media company, founded by brothers Benny and Rafi FIne. They are the creators and the media entrepreneurs of FBE. Their YouTube channel has managed to generate a rather major following, given the fact that they joined YouTube in 2007. FBE,, as of today, has over 19 million subscribers and total views over 8 billion. The channel started reaching new heights with the release of their ‘REACT’ segment, which caught the eye of the YouTube audiences and became a viral hit. Most of their content is family friendly, light hearted and comedic as well. The channel provides entertainment overall.
EROS NOW is a YouTube subscription channel that airs Indian and South Asian content. It is owned by EROS Digital that is under the management arm of EROS International Plc. EROS International Plc was launched in the year 1997, but the YouTube channel wasn’t created until 2007.The channel offers video-on-demand service, which has aided them in accumulating over 19 million subscribers and total views of around 11.2 billion. The channel’s content is basically film, TV shows and music. EROS NOW targets and caters to the South Asian audience spread all over the world. It has also hosted a number of telefilms and webseries on its channel.
Collins Key is an American YouTuber who joined YouTube in 2011. His YouTube channel has grown to 18.3 million, becoming the 53rd most subscribed to YouTube channel in the United States and has gained total views over 3.6 billion. His content is very entertaining and is targeted to young adult audience. Collins gained fame through his videos on trending topics such as the ‘Spicy Food Challenge’ and ‘Slime and Fidget DIY’. The YouTuber has many of his achievements over the course of the past 7 years, including being the 8th finalist for the show America’s Got Talent. His videos usually feature his brother, Devan as well.
Colors TV is a Hindi-language general entertainment television channel launched in India. The channel first aired on 21 July 2008, typically broadcasting Hindi dramas and movies. Some of the fan favorites and the longest running shows broadcasted by the channel include Balika Vadhu, Sasural Simar Ka and Uttaran. It is the official broadcaster of Bigg Boss (the Indian version of Big Brother), Jhalak Dikhla Jaa, Celebrity Cricket League & Miss India. Its YouTube channel was also created in 2008 to give provide easy access to the network’s content to its online fanbase. The channel features videos of the soap operas, snippets and trailers. Its online community of South Asians, especially Indians, all over the world is made of around 18 million subscribers. The channel also boasts a total view count of around 13 billion.
Ch3Thailand, formerly known as Channel 3, is a Thai free-to-air television network which was launched in 1970 as Thailand’s first commercial television network. The network’s YouTube channel was created in 2014 and it quickly climbed the stairs to success, gaining over 18 million subscribers along with the total views of around 13 billion. The channel’s content ranges from soap opera to film and entertainment, being one of the most successful Thai networks on YouTube. On January 1st 2001, Channel 3 became the first Thai channel to broadcast a 3D movie ‘Jaws 3’ which required the audience to obtain 3D glasses from stores that had collaborated with Channel 3. They also have a sister channel based on music called ‘Ch3Thailand Music’.
Atta Halilintar is an Indonesian YouTube star, actor, producer, singer and rapper who is also known as Muhammad Attamimi Halilintar. The star joined YouTube in 2014 and since then has been successful in winning the hearts of over 17 million subscribers, with a total view count of over 1.5 billion, crowning him as the biggest Indonesian YouTube star. Atta belongs to one of the most influential and famous families of Indonesia. Since a young age, Atta has been struggling to make a name for himself, after his Mother’s success on her book, he used the opportunity to create his own YouTube channel. His content is targeted towards young adults and is mainly entertaining. The creator has now also become an entrepreneur.
DrossRotzank, also known as Ángel David Revilla, is a Venezuelan YouTube star, comedian, writer and narrator, based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He started his channel in 2009 and has gained over 17 million subscribers and total views over 3.8 billion. Revilla has achieved the spot of being 133rd most subscribed to YouTube channel on the platform, as of 2019. His channel features his ‘extras’ from his secondary blog channel called ‘Dross’s Diary’. Dross is a character created by Angel, a persona which came to life due to his trolling o