Carry Minati is the most popular YouTuber in India with 21.3 million subscribers followed by Amit Bhadana who has 20.5 million subscribers and Ashish Chanchlani who has 18.6 million subscribers. BB Ki Vines who was at the first position a few years ago is now at rank 4th. Whereas some other creators like Nisha Madhulika, Sanam were dropped off the list. From CarryMinati to BB ki vines, these are the 10 most popular YouTube stars in India.
Ajey Nagar, 21, became the most subscribed YouTuber in India after his latest song “Yalgaar” went viral three days ago. His song, which tells his side of the story in the latest YouTube vs TikTok controversy, has gained 64 million views.
Amit Bhadana is the first Indian YouTuber to have gained 20 million subscribers. He is a comedian and has created content with many Bollywood stars including Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, among others.
Ashish Chanchlani vines
Ashish Chanchlani is one of India’s funniest YouTubers. He became famous when his video “ How to annoy people who say — tu mere baap ko janta hai” went viral. He also appeared in Alt Balaji’s Class of 2017 web series.
BB Ki vines
Bhuvan Bam, 26, is the first Indian YouTuber to get popular amongst the audience. He was the first YouTuber to cross 10 million subscribers and also the first one to be invited at Davos to attend the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting. His latest video was about the plight of poor workers in India who were affected the most by the lockdown.
Gaurav Chaudhary is one of the very few people who reviewed smartphones and other gadgets on YouTube and made millions out it. He also made it to Forbes India’s 30 under 30 lists.
Sandeep Maheshwari is a popular motivational speaker who influences people and guides them on decision making. He is also the only one in the list who has not yet monetized his channel.
This channel was started by three friends — Nazim, Wasim, and Zayn — in 2016. They together make powerful comedy content. When they first started their videos didn’t get a great response from the audience but they kept doing. All three of them shot to shame when one of their videos went viral.
Rajesh Kumar through this channel tells amazing facts about everything and anything. His content ranges from a list of most expensive things to why smartphones nowadays have non-removable batteries.
Dr. Vivek Bindra
Bindra is a motivational speaker who creates Hindi content about business and entrepreneurship. He is also the founder and CEO of Bada business, which runs an entrepreneurship program to help and develop small businesses.
Emiway Bantai is a rapper and the creator of some of the best rap songs in India including Samajh Me Aaya Kya which crossed 67 million views on Youtube. Interestingly, Emiway Bantai was once rejected by India’s Got Talent, a popular show in the lines of America’s Got Talent.
Some of the other famous YouTubers include Prajakta Koli who was the only Indian influencer to be a part of Micelle and Barack Obama’s virtual graduation ceremony, “Dear Class of 2020”. Other content creators like Nisha Madhulika, and Sanam are also very popular in India.