Weekly YouTube Top 5 Trending searches in Malaysia
Last 7 days (August 31)
1. Taylor Swift – Look What You Made Me Do
Taylor Swift’s latest video ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ broke Adele’s viral record by gaining 27 million views in its first 24 hours on YouTube.
2. 国民. Citizens
In conjunction with Merdeka, Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai appeared in Pete Teo’s video in which he acted as both Transport Minister and a citizen, having a conversation about Malaysia.
3. Football – (Men’s Finals – Malaysia vs. Thailand)| SEA Games*
Sports enthusiasts tuned in to watch the SEA Games via YouTube livestreams, with many rooting for the men’s football final showdown between Malaysia and Thailand.
4. 薛之谦现场爆料明日之子黑幕 Joker Xue Exposes ‘The Tomorrow Children’
Chinese singer and heartthrob Joker Xue hit the news after he revealed that he was instructed to rig the votes in the reality show, ‘The Tomorrow Children’.
5. Katy Perry – Swish Swish (Official) ft. Nicki Minaj
Katy Perry’s Space Jam-inspired and meme-filled music video featured Nicki Minaj and an assemble of celebrities, hit 9 million views within a day of its release.
* These are separate but related search items, so we grouped them into one line.
Note: This list shows the fastest rising searches, meaning these were the search terms that saw the largest spike in video searches this week.