Top 5 YouTubers in India

YouTube is an American online video-sharing platform that began its service in February 2005. Later, Google bought the site in November 2006, and from then, YouTube operates as one of Google’s subsidiaries.
From enjoying music, videos, and content of your choice to uploading your own content, YouTube has become an inevitable form of entertainment and informative platform. It allows you to quickly find the stats, photos, and videos you are looking for, along with providing guidelines for crediting and broadcasting them.
For some of us, YouTube will be a form of entertainment, but for many others, their uploading of YouTube content itself is their livelihood or passion. Youtube has become very popular in India and so are many YouTubers.
Here’s the list of the Top 5 YouTubers in India:

  • 1. Carry Minati

With over 28.4 million subscribers and 173 videos

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Ajey Nagar better known as CarryMinati is an Indian YouTuber and streamer from Faridabad, India. He is known for his comedic skits and reactions to various online topics on his channel CarryMinati. As of 12th November 2020, Nagar is the most subscribed individual creator on YouTube India with over 28 million subscribers on his channel CarryMinati.
His other channel Carryislive is dedicated to gaming and live streams.
He recently became the most subscribed YouTuber in India. This was after his latest song “Yalgaar” that went viral. The song tells the story of his recent tiff with popular TikTok users, which helped him gain more subscribers. That particular video has got him over 64 million views. In May 2020, his roast video titled “YouTube Vs TikTok – The End” became the most liked (non-Music) on YouTube India. However, the video was pulled down by YouTube, citing reasons such as cyberbullying and usage of abusive language

  • 2. Ashish Chanchlani

Has over 23.3 million subscribers and 140 videos

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Ashish is another comedian on the top list. Born on 8th Dec 1993 at Ulhasnagar, Maharashtra. Ashish was passionate about acting since childhood. He made his first video in 2014 and made his TV debut in 2016. He became famous after he created a video titled “How to annoy people who say – “Tu mere baap ko janta hai? ”This video had gone viral. Ashish also appeared in a web series named, “Alt Balaji Class of 2017.” By the end of the year 2018, Ashish’s YouTube channel had accumulated over 8.7 million subscribers. He had joined the Barry John Acting Studio, Mumbai to enhance his acting skills. In the year, 2016, Ashish made his TV debut with the show “Pyar tune kya kiya.” Many of the Bollywood stars such as Shahid Kapoor, Kartik Aaryan, and others have collaborated with Ashish Chanchlani for their promotions in movies.

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  • 3. Amit Bhadana

With over 22.4 million subscribers and 83 videos

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Amit Bhadana, born on 7th September 1994 is an Indian comedian and YouTube personality. In May 2020, he claimed to be the first Indian individual YouTube content creator to reach 22 million subscribers. One of Bhadana’s videos was featured on YouTube’s 2018 Global Top 10 Videos list. Amit Bhadana’s big appeal is that he has worked with Bollywood stars like Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgun, and others. Amit was first the Indian to get 20 million YouTube subscribers. Bhadana started his YouTube channel on 24th October 2012 and started publishing full videos from 1st March 2017. He uploaded his first YouTube video titled “Exam Be Like Board Preparation Be Like.” On 25th May 2020, Bhadana claimed that his channel had 20 million subscribers. His videos included a dub on a song by Eminem and a reply to the song “Hello” by the artist Adele.

  • 4. Technical Guruji

Has over 20.6 million subscribers, 3534 videos

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Gaurav Chaudhary, born in Ajmer, Rajasthan is known professionally as Technical Guruji, and is an Indian YouTube Personality based in UAE. Gaurav is notable for his reviews on gadgets and for producing YouTube videos regarding technology and his videos are in Hindi. As of January 2021, Gaurav Chaudhary and the Technical Guruji channel combined have accrued over 25 million subscribers and 2.9 billion views on the platform. He has been featured in Forbes India’s 30 under 30 lists.
Chaudhary launched his Technical Guruji Channel in October 2015, primarily posting advice and product reviews. The channel grew quickly, and in 2017 Chaudhary created a second channel dedicated to producing content about his personal life.
Gaurav’s Technical Guruji YouTube Channel continued its rapid growth. In September 2018, Technical Guruji was ranked as the 9th most subscribed to technology YouTube channel. In November 2018, it was reported that Gaurav was the first technology YouTuber to accrue more than 10 million subscribers.

  • 5.BB Ki Vines

With over 20 million subscribers, 169 videos

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Bhuvan Bam, born on 22nd January 1994 is an Indian comedian, writer, singer, songwriter, and YouTube personality from Delhi, India. He is known for his YouTube comedy channel BB Ki Vines. In 2018, Bam became the first Indian individual YouTube content creator to cross 10 million subscribers. He is the director of BB Ki Vines Private Limited corporation and a designated partner at AMB Youthiapa LLP, the company behind his channel merchandise. Bam launched his internet career by uploading a video in which he lampooned a news reporter who asked a woman insensitive questions regarding the death of her son due to the Kashmir floods. The video went viral in Pakistan, inspiring him to create his own YouTube channel in June 2015. BB Ki Vines is a YouTube channel whose 2–12-minute videos depict the life of an urban teenager, and his whimsical conversations with his friends and family, all played by Bam himself. He is very popular and was once invited to Davos for World Economic Forum. He also often does videos highlighting people affected by issues such as how he covered the plight of the poor who were affected due to lockdown.

It is very much evident that these YouTubers are passionate about what they produce on their YouTube channels. Undoubtedly these YouTubers and their channels are performing well and very popular mainly because they have millions and millions of subscribers or fans out there who are eagerly waiting for the next video upload.

Statistics indicate that YouTube has over 2 million logged-in users every month. And the number of people watching billion hours of videos is rising on daily basis. 100+ countries across the world have YouTube users and YouTube broadcasts videos and contents in 80+ languages. 500+ hours of content are uploaded every minute.