On the American video-sharing website YouTube, "Tajdar-e-Haram" sung by Atif Aslam became first Pakistani music video to cross 100 million views.[1][2][3][4][5][6] "Zaroori Tha" sung by Rahat Fateh Ali Khan became first Pakistani music video to reach 500 million views as well as first video to complete 1 billion views on 3 January 2021.[7][8] "Mere Rashk-e-Qamar" by Junaid Asghar became second video to garner over 500 million views. This is the list of most-viewed Pakistani music videos on YouTube.

As of 30 November 2022 (2022-11-30), 27 videos have exceeded 100 million views (including a video having 1 billion views).

Billion View Club

Zaroori Tha is the first ever Pakistani music video to complete a billion views on YouTube. It completed 1 billion views on 3 January 2021. Rahat Fateh Ali Khan became the first Pakistani artist to garner over a billion views.[9]

No. Video name Uploader Artist(s) Language(s) Views (billion) Upload date
1 "Zaroori Tha"[10] Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan PME Rahat Fateh Ali Khan Urdu 1.38 8 June 2014
As of 30th of November 2022

Top videos

The following table lists the most-viewed Pakistani videos on YouTube with their view count, uploader, artist, language and upload date.

  Television Production
  Content Creator
No. Video name Uploader Artist(s) Language(s) Views Upload date
1 "Zaroori tha"[10] Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan PME Rahat Fateh Ali Khan Urdu 1.38 (billion) 9 June 2014
2 "Aayat Arif | Eid Mubarak"[11] Heera Gold Aayat Arif 907 (million) 24 May 2020
3 "Mere Rashk-e-Qamar Remix"[12] Irfan Malik Junaid Asghar 727 (million) 8 December 2016
4 "2021 New Heart Touching Beautiful Naat Sharif - Hasbi Rabbi"[13] Hi-Tech Islamic Naats Huda Sisters 600 (million) 4 October 2019
5 Most Beautiful Kallam || حسبی ربی جل اللہ مافی قلبی ||[14] Kch Multimedia Naat Shumaila Kosar Urdu 489 Million 30 November 2017
6 "Elephant vs Giraffe Water Fight"[15] WWF - Pakistan English 483 (Million) 27 August 2018
7 "Pasoori"[16] Coke Studio Ali Sethi, Shae Gill Punjabi, Urdu 464 (million) 7 February 2022
8 "Aayat Arif | Hasbi Rabbi"[17] Safa Islamic Aayat Arif Urdu 440 (million) 10 May 2020
9 "Tajdar-e-Haram"[18] Coke Studio Atif Aslam Urdu 416 (million) 15 August 2015
10 "Afreen Afreen"[19] Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Momina Mustehsan 390 (million) 19 August 2016
11 "Khuda Aur Muhabbat OST"[20] GEO TV Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Nish Asher 236 (million) 29 January 2021
12 "RUPOSH | Telefilm"[21] GEO TV 189 (million) 7 Jan 2022
13 "Tu Kuja Man Kuja"[22] Coke Studio Rafaqat Ali Khan, Shiraz Uppal 187 (million) 23 September 2016
14 "Tera Woh Pyar"[23] Coke Studio Asim Azhar, Momina Mustehsan 170 (million) 16 September 2016
15 "Baari"[24] One Two Records Bilal Saeed, Momina Mustehsan 159 (milliom) 26 November 2019
16 "Mujhe Dushman Ke Bachon Ko"[25] ISPR Official Azaan Ali Urdu 158 (million) 20 February 2018
17 "Pakistan Zindabad"[26] ISPR Official Sahir Ali Bagga Urdu 152 (million) 22 March 2019
18 "Jaanam Fida-e-Haideri"[27] MAK Productions Amjad Baltistani 150 (million) 03 August 2022
19 "Mujhe Dushman Ke Bachon Ko"[28] Talk Show Central[29] Azaan Ali 145 (million) 13 December 2015
20 "Tere Naal Pyaar Ho Gaya (Remake)"[30] KhanzProduction1 Muskan & Zaryab Punjabi 142 (million) 31 July 2020
21 "Ertugrul Ghazi Urdu | Episode 1 | Season 1"[31] TRT Ertugrul by PTV Urdu 137 (million) 25 April 2020
22 "Meray Paas Tum Ho OST"[32] ARY Digital Rahat Fateh Ali Khan 137 (million) 23 September 2019
23 "Bol Kaffara"[33] BOL Network Sehar Gul Khan, Shehbaz Fayaz Qawwal 123 (million) 26 May 2018
24 "Tere Naal Pyar Ho Gya"[34] Zaheer Lohar Records Zaheer Lohar, Samina Parizaad Punjabi 117 (million) 9 January 2019
25 "Man Aamadeh Am"[35] Coke Studio Atif Aslam, Gul Panra Persian, Urdu 114 (million) 29 August 2015
26 "Larsha Pekhawar"[36] Ali Zafar Ali Zafar, Gul Panra, Fortitude Pukhtoon Core Pashto 112 (million) 22 September 2021
27 "Duaa"[37] Maham Waqar Urdu 111 (million) 25 July 2018
As of 30th of November 2022

See also

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