Wiz Khalifa’s ‘See You Again’ Video Becomes First Hip-Hop Video To Hit One Billion Views


Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth’s “See You Again” video has hit a billion views on Youtube. The Fast and Furious 7 Soundtrack single has become the first hip-hop video to achieve such a milestone, according to Entertainment Weekly. The visual is now the 10th most viewed video ever.

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The sentimental song, which was written in memory of actor Paul Walker, also set Spotify records for getting the most streams in one day at 4.2 million and for getting the most streams in a week in 26 countries. It also tied with Eminem’s “Lose Yourself” for the longest running rap song to be in the no. 1 spot on the Billboard chart.

Other videos on the billion views club include Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk,”  Katy Perry’s “Roar” and “Dark Horse,” and Justin Bieber’s “Baby.”

Watch the video below.