San Francisco, Dec 8: Leading video-sharing website YouTube has revealed its most trending videos for 2017 on the basis of time spent watching, sharing, commenting, liking and other metrics.
This year’s most viral video featured a man singing in an oyster costume. The masked performer, a contestant on Thailand’s reality show “The Mask Singer”, sang “Until We Will Become Dust” in the video, reports Xinhua news agency.
The vural video has over 182 million views on YouTube.
The YouTube channel “Bad Lip Reading’s” parody of US President Donald Trump’s inauguration is also on the top trending videos listing.
The parody was published on January 25 and gained more than 35 million views, 511,000 likes and 26,676 comments.
Also on the top-trending list are American popstar Lady Gaga’s halftime show from Super Bowl LI, a 12-year-old singing ventriloquist on “America’s Got Talent” and a live BBC interview disrupted by two children.