As YouTube emerges as a highly dedicated and viral platform to promote talent and therefore classify as a viable career opportunity, the number of mainstream YouTubers have increased manifold. In the race to emerge at the top of their vlogging game, YouTubers across the country try their level best to up the subscribers and increase viewership. Following are the most subscribed YouTube channels in India in terms of their subscribers-
What is the most subscribed Indian YouTube channel?
1. T- Series
83 million subscribers and counting, Indian music mogul Gulshan Kumar’s YouTube channel is the most subscribed video platform not only in the country but is also set to surpass global sensation PewDiePie as the most subscribed YouTube channel in the world. Most viewed nonetheless with over 60 billion views, T-series has been creating waves with its music ever since it debuted on YouTube in 2006.
2. SET India
Sony Entertainment Television (SET) is a 24 hour Hindi General Entertainment Channel that airs wholesome entertainment content. Set up on Sep 20, 2006, SET India has 41 million subscribers and a view count of over 28 billion.
3. Zee Music Company
Another music company comes third on the list of most subscribed YouTube channels in India. Zee Music Company with a subscriber base of 30 million and a viewer count of over 14 billion joined the video sharing platform only a few years back in 2014.
4. Zee TV
Zee network’s another entertainment platform Zee TV is the fourth most subscribed YouTube channel in the country. Zee TV debuted on YouTube way back in 2005 and currently has 23 million subscribers and 16 billion views.
5. Sony Music India
Operated by the foreign owned Sony Entertainment Ltd. in India, Sony Music India is the Sony company’s predominant record label. With 22 million subscribers, Sony Music is the fifth most subscribed YouTube channel in India boasting of 8 billion views.
6. ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes & Kids
An Indian educational and entertainment channel ChuChu TV also has 22 million subscribers. It’s unique content concentrating mainly on kids friendly videos, rhymes and stories has managed to garner 16 billion views ever since it barged into YouTube in 2013.
7. Wave Music
The ultimate go to digital platform for Bhojpuri media including music and movie trailers, Wave Music is the seventh most subscribed channel in YouTube in India with 21 million subscribers and 14 billion views.
8. Speed Records
20 million subscribers and 10 billion views make the biggest Punjabi Music Record the eight most subscribed YouTube channel in India.
9. Goldmines Telefilms
With a strong base of 20 million subscribers and garnering over 2 billion views, Goldmines Telefims is the go-to YouTube channel for South Hindi dubbed movies, Songs and Comedy scene ever since it debuted on the digital media platform in 2012.
10. Shemaroo Filmi Gaane
Catering to the niche audience of old Bollywood movies and the more expansive base of audience interested in Chart buster songs from superhit Bollywood movies, Shemaroo Filmi Gaane has 19 million subscribers and over 9 billion views to round up the list of 10 most subscribed YouTube channels in India.
Who is India’s biggest YouTuber?
Being the YouTube channel with the most subscribers is not easy. In fact, most huge organisations find it hard to get to the top. Then we have individuals who work alone or with a rather small team. They have worked their asses off to become one among the cult YouTubers of the lot. And with a gaining digital ground, their ventures have emerged to be among the most subscribed of YouTube channels in India.
1. Amit Bhadana
Young Indian comedian Amit Bhadana might have grabbed the spotlight only three years after he made his YouTube debut in 2012 but he aced his game soon after to become the most subscribed individual Indian YouTuber on September 2018.
With 13 million subscribers at present, Amit Bhadana’s breakthrough video happened to be his reply video of Adele’s song on his Facebook profile. Bhadana’s next video dubbing of Eminem was also an instant hit and now the young YouTuber’s channel is in the 300 most subscribed channels worldwide.
Bhadana’s channel videos mostly relate to the entertainment category. He explores relationship,daily life and friendship in his signature desi style. Undoubtedly, Bhadan’s strong fan base, mostly the youth, has ensured that his channel remains at the top spot with over 861 million views.
2. BB Ki Vines (Bhuvan Bam)
Bhuvan Bam has to be among the most popular of Indian YouTubers and with over 12 million subscribers, he has also the second most subscribed YouTube channel in the country. Bhuvan’s YouTube videos are resplendent in all his witty glory and sarcasm. Over 1.5 billion views on his YouTube channel BB Ki Vines are testimony to the audience’s strong liking for Bam’s
comedy and Singing videos.
For an artist who started out with Facebook before gaining strong ground with YouTube, Bhuvan Bam’s recognition has spanned beyond borders when he won WebTVAsia Awards for ‘Most Popular Channel on YouTube.’ in 2016.
Bhuvan Bam is also the first ever Indian YouTuber to have 10 million subscribers when it reached the landmark in 2018.
3.Technical Guruji (Gaurav Chaudhary)
India’s very own Tech master Gaurav Chaudhary’s YouTube channel Technical Guruji is the third most subscribed in the country. The top Indian tech vlogger boasts of 11 million subscribers and over 1 billion views on his channel.
Topics that cover latest technology and tech news feature on Technical Guruji’s daily videos as Chaudhary attempts to impart technological knowledge to his audience ever since his debut on YouTube in 2015.
4. Ashish Chanchalani vines
Ashish Chanchalani vines with 10 million subscribers and 878 million views is the fourth most subscribed YouTube channel in India. His sarcastic and humorous take on commonplace and real life events interpreted through fresh and original content makes him a much popular YouTuber among the audience.
5. Sandeep Maheshwari
Motivational speaker Sandeep Maheshwari comes fifth in the list of most subscribed individual YouTubers in India. 9 million subscribers and 476 million channel views stand testimony to his popularity on the video sharing platform. A middle class person who himself has seen struggles and failures in life, Maheshwari’s YouTube channel is a whiff of fresh, rejuvenated air. As he continues to motivate people with his inspiring and life changing talks through his channel, Sandeep’s undying spirit shows through his many videos.
6. FactTechz (Rajesh Kumar)
Rajesh Kumar’s YouTube channel FactTechz also ranks among the most subscribed channels in the country. With videos related to mainly scientific topics and facts, FactTechz has close to 8 million subscribers and 538 million views.
720 million views and a strong subscriber base of 6.8 million establishes TsMadaan as the 7th most subscribed individual Indian YouTuber. With videos on content as diverse as health and career, family and society, mind and soul, the channel aims at helping Hindi speaking viewers to succeed in their personal and professional goals. Mind refreshing videos by the channel are aimed at ensuring every user of a healthy existence.
8. Dr. Vivek Bindra: Motivational Speaker
The founder of Global Academy for Consulting and Traning,
Dr. Vivek Bindra’s YouTube channel is also amongst the popular video channels in India. The channel Dr. Vivek Bindra: Motivational Speaker has 6.9 million subscribers and 341 million views by virtue of the business related videos and case studies over business that make up his uploaded videos.
9. Nisha Madhulika
Food Blogger Nisha Madhulika‘s YouTube channel 6.4 million subscribers and with over 1 billion views is also one of the more popular YouTube channels. Her easy and simple vegetarian recipes has ensured that her channel comes within the top 10 of most subscribed YouTube channels.
Nisha Madhulika’s dedicated YouTube presence has also led her to be the highest earning YouTuber of India.
10. CarryMinati (Ajay Nagar)
More popular by the name of his YouTube channel, Ajay Nagar is the lad behind CarryMinati. 5.7 million subscribers and 535 million channel views cements his position as being among the most known Indian YouTubers.