A couple of weeks ago, Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” finally reached the one billion view mark, ten years after it was first officially posted. As of this morning, it sits at 1,013,046,025 views.
Reader Shaun points out that a couple of other rock songs are at these levels.
- Guns N’ Roses, “November Rain” – 1,291,189,062 views
- Linkin Park, “Numb” – 1,307,827,503
- Guns N’ Roses, “Sweet Child O’Mine” – 1,041,009,313
I must be missing some. What other songs are these levels?
Next up, we have:
Bottom line? Older rock songs are starting to hit that magical one billion mark. Discuss what that means, given that most YouTube users are younger music fans.