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The Top Twenty YouTube Videos of 2008


Here are the top videos on YouTube as measured by amount of times viewed in 2008. YouTube is the most popular video service on the Web today, and these videos have collectively garnered an incredible amount of views.

1. Evolution of Dance

evolution of dance
The Evolution of Dance, a video by comedian Judson Laipply, has over 80 million views at the time of this writing. Watch as he goes through over 30 different stages of dance; it's an amazing, hilariously clever video.

2. Avril Lavigne - Girlfriend

avril lavigne girlfriend
Great catchy song from Canadian rocker Avril Lavigne; another one with 80 million views at the time of this writing.

3. Lo que tú Quieras Oír

Lo que tú Quieras Oír
A short telenovella in Spanish, very well done. Over 70 million page views at the time of this writing.

4. Rihanna - Don't Stop the Music

rihanna don't stop the music
Singing star Rihanna's hit "Don't Stop the Music" is a runaway hit on YouTube, with over 58 million views.

5. Timbaland - Apologize

timbaland apologize
Beautiful song from hiphop superstar Timbaland about forgiveness; over 58 million page views on YouTube.

6. Alicia Keys - No One

alicia keys no one
Alicia Keys's newest hit (as of June 2008) has logged more than 50 million views as of this writing.

7. My Chemical Romance - Teenagers

my chemical romance - teenagers
Alternative rockers My Chemical Romance's hit "Teenagers" is holding steadily in the YouTube most watched category, with over 53 million views.

8. Achmed the Dead Terrorist

achmed the dead terrorist
A somewhat controversial (but extremely funny) video from comedian Jeff Dunham. Over 52 million views.

9. Laughing Baby

laughing baby
Quite simply the cutest YouTube video I've ever seen. Perfect for watching when you're not feeling up to snuff. Over 52 million views.

10. Akon-Don't Matter

akon don't matter
Akon's reggae-tinged song "Don't Matter" has logged over 50 million user views on YouTube.

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