Rebecca Black Tops YouTube's Most Viewed List of 2011 (Video)

Rebecca Black - MTV's O Music Awards - 2011
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The 14-year-old's vanity video went viral, nabbing 180 million views.

Rebecca Black's infamous "Friday" video has topped all other YouTube videos of 2011 with 180 million views. The site announced its most-viewed clips of the year Tuesday.


The 14-year-old Black was turned into a viral video celebrity after her parents paid a production company to make the music video for her. "Friday" became an unlikely, off-key global hit. Because of a legal dispute with Ark Music Factory, the video has had two YouTube incarnations, both of which were tabulated in the year-end count.

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The second most popular video was "Ultimate Dog Tease," in which an owner taunts a dog with food and voices its reactions. Third was the Saturday Night Live digital short featuring Michael Bolton as a rabid Pirates of the Caribbean fan.

The Complete Top 10:

10.) Cat mom hugs baby kitten
9.) The Force: Volkswagen Commercial
8.) Maria Aragon – Born This Way (Cover) by Lady Gaga
7.) The Creep (feat. Nicki Minaj & John Waters)
6.) Look At Me Now – Chris Brown ft. Lil Wayne, Busta Rhymes (Cover by @KarminMusic)
5.) Nyan Cat [original]
4.) Talking Twin Babies – OFFICIAL VIDEO
3.) Jack Sparrow (feat. Michael Bolton)
2.) Ultimate Dog Tease
1.) Rebecca Black – Friday (OFFICIAL VIDEO)