YouTube has been the starting point for many of today’s stars. It is a familiar tale: An unknown girl records a song in her bedroom and it goes viral, then she is picked up by a record producer and suddenly she is a star. The video sharing website is a great place to find raw talent, promote yourself or just give everyone a good laugh. Here are the most popular YouTube videos of all time, based on their total number of views.
10 Lady Gaga – Bad Romance (585million views)
Lady Gaga collaborated with Nadir “Red One” Khayat to write Bad Romance and the lyrics reflect how she is attracted to men who do not want romance and her preference for lonely relationships. Lady Gaga is known for her strange outfits and the ones she wears on this video are no exception. The words “I want your love and I want your revenge, I want your love I don’t wanna be friends” sums up the story behind this song.