Currently, the most liked non music video in YouTube Shorts (posted in 2024) is Mr. Beast's I Sent a Subscriber to Disneyland, with a whopping 21 million likes as of January 2024.
I Sent a Subscriber to Disneyland - Mr. Beast
Mr Beast is also the second most subscribed-to YouTube channel, with over 170 million subscribers.
Now let's take a look at the 5 most liked YouTube shorts of all time (non music videos). If some of these look familiar, it's because they're also among the most liked YouTube videos of all time.
We'll be going in reverse order before revealing the most liked YouTube short of all time...
#5 - How Zach King Gets Away With Doing Graffiti -dollarbill
Originally posted by Zach King, dollarbill's video How Zach King Gets Away With Doing Graffiti boasts over 31 million likes as of January 2024.
#5 - Our MOST INTENSE Balloon Popping Race!! - howridiculous
This balloon popping video by howridiculous has over 37 million likes as of January 2024.
#3 - If Cleaning Was A Timed Sport, Pt. 2 - DanielLaBelle
37 million likes makes DanielLaBelle's cleaning video the third most popular YouTube short of all time.
#2 - OMG BEST TEACHER - Dednahype
With 35 million likes, dednahype's video OMG BEST TEACHER is the second most liked YouTube short of all time.
The most liked YouTube short of all time is Mr. Beast's Would You Fly To Paris For A Baguette? where he sends a subscriber on an all-expenses paid trip to Paris solely to purchase a baguette at a bakery. This video also currently stands as the overall most liked non-music video of all time with 45 million likes (check out our previous post on the most liked videos overall).
Mini Katana's Speed Cleaning Our Studio Before Our Boss Arrives currently tops the charts with 677 million views as of January 2024.
Speed Cleaning Our Studio Before Our Boss Arrives - Mini Katana
It's only natural that the most liked YouTube videos are also the most viewed - but surprisingly the most liked video on YouTube isn't #1 on this list! Let's take a look at the runners up before getting to the winner...
#5 - Speed Cleaning Our Studio Before Our Boss Arrives - Mini Katana
Mini Katana's viral cleaning video currently has 677 million views.
#4 - OMG BEST TEACHER - Dednahype
The #2 most liked YouTube Short is also one of the most viewed, with 825 million views.
#3 - Would You Fly To Paris For A Baguette? - Mr. Beast
Unsurprisingly, Mr. Beast also boasts of one the most viewed YouTube Shorts of all time. His baguette video stands at #3 with 1,090,154,132 views.
#2- How Zach King Gets Away With Doing Graffiti - dollarbill
The current runner up to the most viewed YouTube Short has 1,235,096,532 views as of January 2024.
The final two videos are almost tied for views! DanielLaBelle's viral cleaning video has 1.4 billion views as of January 2024, making it the most viewed YouTube Short of all time.
Want to explore more of YouTube's most popular videos? Check out our post on the Most Liked YouTube Video where we break down the most popular long form YouTube videos of 2024, share the most liked video of all time, and take a look at the most divisive video on the internet.
(Plus, do you know the name of the first YouTube video ever posted?)