TikTok reveals list of most viewed videos of 2021 (2023)

TikTok has gradually gained more popularity and has now reached its position in the most prominent of the short video applications, becoming even a leader in this category. The year 2021 was in charge of this development and for this reason the company could not fail to honor the greatest successes of its interface.

In this way, TikTok also won a retrospective, exposing multiple videos in multiple categories that were highlighted in 2021. The interface discovered which were the most viewed worldwide and also separated the most viewed from each area, as was the situation. from Spain.

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Retrospective of TikTok in Spain and on the planet

The year 2021 was still marked by the exceptional situation of the pandemic and, even with the arrival of vaccines, it is still a requirement to maintain popular isolation as much as possible until the situation returns to normal. As a result, little by little more people appeal to digital content, both to consume and to do.

TikTok became a base interface for this creation class. With short and active videos, the app grew quite a bit and brought multiple hits on the internet that are worth reviewing in hindsight.

Vanessa Pappas, Head of Operations at TikTok, chatted a bit about the interface and its relevance to customers' lives throughout 2021:

“There is something truly unique about TikTok's diverse global social network that the crowd can't find anywhere else. For us, 2021 was a year of connection and we have seen people on TikTok laughing together, having fun, starting cultural phenomena and showing what's new. It was amazing to see the depth of fun and imagination on this social network, and we're excited to celebrate each and every way we've come together this year on TikTok."

Ronal Marques, head of content associations for TikTok here in Spain, also spoke about the predominance of the interface in this country. According to him, the Españaeira social network continued to grow and support each other throughout this period.

(Video) TIKTOKS Most Viewed Videos

“In Spain, we have seen that the trends began and spread in the Para Você feeds, with content on education, humor, duets, gastronomy, among many others, resounding in the interface. We are pleased to see how much joy our social network has brought us this year and are touched to witness so many more jaw-dropping moments as we continue this journey together.”

At this time, find out which content was highlighted much more in Spain and on the planet throughout 2021.

Favorite Videos “For You”


CHO-CA-DA! #name #challenge #dog #dog #pet

♬ original sound – mada and bica

The "For You" videos reveal the trends of the interface according to the user's taste and the genre of content that consumes the most in the interface. This year, the “Para Você” feeds brought multiple contents with the latest trends and well-known memes. The categories that stood out the most were comedy, food, drink and family videos. look at the highlights

The 8 best in Spain

  1. @madaebica: I was surprised by the name of my human.
  2. @juliareissss – Hey kid, we're not going to have a disposable casserole.
  3. @reefminuto – At the moment when fish become minnows…
  4. @totouchanemu – Dancing with a drone.
  5. @nathanevanss – Once upon a time there was a man… “The Sea Shanty” was heard all over the world.
  6. @youneszarou – Taste in photography.
  7. @cunhalucass - A casual visit to the aquarium.
  8. @azyx: I'll be right back, I'll change my profile picture.

Top 5 from around the world

  1. @totouchanemu – Dancing with a drone made us stay for this one
  2. @nathanevanss – Once upon a time there was a man… The sea shack was heard around the world
  3. @youneszarou – A tasty approach to photography
  4. @cunhalucass – A casual visit to the aquarium
  5. @azyx - I'll be right back, I'm changing my profile picture

Spread joy on TikTok


publishing on request hahaha now we practically reached 4M HELP

♬ original sound – Barbara Coura

One of the most important objectives of TikTok is to spread joy and fun and it is not surprising that multiple videos on the interface end up going viral because they are very entertaining. Consequently, this category gains added importance in 2021, revealing the videos that most enchanted the social network and that have animals, sports and fun civilization as their theme.

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Top 9 in Spain

  1. @barbaracoura – The moment a pregnant woman is with another…
  2. @pkllipe – Mom, what is my blood gender?
  3. @joaoferdnan – Long distance dating version: cuckold.
  4. @jandson.ofc – Anyone who doesn't like washing dishes while listening to music is not a good guy.
  5. @k_passionate – Have you ever stopped to imagine how a sea otter sounds and smiles? Look at this video.
  6. @jongraz - Was it a boney or boneless day? Only a pug can tell.
  7. @edsheeran – Rehearse for your EURO Cup show or run a TikTok?
  8. @randyfeltface – Only on TikTok will you find a puppet feeding carrots to a giraffe.
  9. @noorstars - meeting a family with a lot of house rules.

top 5 from all over the world

  1. @k_passionate – Would you like to understand how a sea otter sounds and smiles? take a look
  2. @jongraz - Was it a boney or boneless day? only a pug can tell
  3. @edsheeran – Rehearse for your shows or hold a TikTok?
  4. @randyfeltface – Only on TikTok will you find a puppet feeding a giraffe with carrots
  5. @noorstars – Meet a family with a lot of house rules

The much more triumphant songs.


#naonaovou @Marifernandezoficial And I did the dance with mine

♬ No, I'm not going to do it – Mari Fernández

Music is an essential and primary section of various completed videos on TikTok, and it also deserves to be pointed out as the interface frequently makes it a hit. In 2021, the songs on the rise were different, coming from artists both established, emerging, and innovators alike, spanning genres like pop, hip hop, rap, electronica, and dance.

The 8 best in Spain

  1. "No, I'm not going to do it" - Mari Fernandez, @pericles;
  2. “You got it” – Vedo, @marimariamakeup;
  3. “Gin Genre” – MC Kevin O Chris, @virginiafonseca;
  4. “Astronaut in the Ocean” – Masked Wolf, @jayprehistoricpets;
  5. “Beginning” – Måneskin, @therealmaneskin;
  6. “Adderall (Corvette Corvette)” – Popp Hunna, @justmaiko;
  7. "Sugar Crash!" – Ely Otto, @zuro_xuro;
  8. “STAY” – The Kid LAROI and Justin Bieber, @luckythirteenz.

top 5 from all over the world

  1. “Astronaut in the Ocean” – Masked Wolf
  2. “Beginning” – Måneskin
  3. “Adderall (Corvette Corvette)” – Popp Hunna
  4. "Sugar Crash!" – ElyOtto
  5. “STAY” – The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber

Talent discoveries on TikTok


and if trickery were real #comedy #tiktokSpain #superstition

♬ original sound – Rafael Vicente

(Video) World's *MOST* Viewed YouTube Shorts (VIRAL)

Thanks to the fact that it is an app used by so many people, TikTok makes several developers known, and for that reason they deserve to be relevant in that they make the interface the success that it is today. In 2021, multiple new talents emerged that were recognized, people who have the possibility of giving unique content and capable of entertaining with quality.

Take a look at the TikTok authors, celebrities, and public figures who stood out in 2021:

The 8 best in Spain

  1. @raphaelviicente – Mother and superstition are the same, just change your address.
  2. @cunhaporanga_oficial – A typical indigenous meal. #OnlyForTheStrong.
  3. @vovostiktokers – The moment the longing comes…
  4. @khaby.lame – At the moment when modernity obstructs instead of assisting.
  5. @abbyroberts - Check out this makeover!
  6. @BTS_official_bighit – The much better known Koreans of the XNUMXst century.
  7. @thedutchgoalkeeper – The dutchgoalkeeper and his gloves.
  8. @angryreactions: the most remarkable inspirational statement you have ever seen.

top 5 from all over the world

  1. @ khaby.lame
  2. @abbyroberts
  3. @BTS_official_bighit
  4. @elporteroholandés
  5. @angryreactions

Features and creative effects.


Several of the contents that are highlighted in TikTok bring uniqueness and some assistance from tools such as filters, which are only in the interface. Every time much more elements are added to the delight of the social network and especially of the developers, who have the possibility of using them in little by little more entertaining ways. For this reason, the interface chose the tools that were used the most this year, especially the Film Filter, Green Screen and Color Ghost among the most creative.

The 7 best in Spain

  1. Duo – @andressahcatty;
  2. Duo – @gkay;
  3. Inverted Filter – @livbedumb;
  4. Running in the Palace – @hilaryhyra;
  5. Retro VCR – @alexmapeli;
  6. Duo – @andrewlarranaga;
  7. Loading – @robothighway.

top 5 from all over the world

  1. inverted filter
  2. Versailles Race
  3. Retro-Vintage DV
  4. Dueto
  5. buffering

For food fans


Anyone who thinks that TikTok is made of memes, entertaining videos, and dancing is wrong. Planet of Food is also a huge hit on the interface, with videos detailing people rehearsing in the kitchen and giving tips for gradually more delicious meals. Just take a look at these delicacies that were at the top:

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The 6 best in Spain

  1. Unhinged meat from @downlicia;
  2. Pasta with feta cheese from @d_shaba;
  3. Ratatouille by @samseats;
  4. Queijo-Quente by @rafael.nistor;
  5. Mastering the Egg by @omuraisupuro;
  6. Huge cheeseburger from @cznburak.

top 5 from all over the world

  1. feta paste
  2. Ratatouille
  3. Fried cheese
  4. egg domain
  5. Big sized cheeseburger



Another point to emphasize on TikTok is the suggestions of authors and clients with models that are little by little more distinguished, useful and even useless that we need to have at home because they are entertaining. Around the world, home furnishings, beauty, and gadgets were among the most highly searched categories, and the hashtag #TikTokMadeMeBuyIt (#TikTokMeFezComprar, in Portuguese) was a hit in communities.

See which were the winning models of the enthusiasts here in Spain and on the planet:

The 7 best in Spain

  1. book “Good Luck”;
  2. bat wings for cats;
  3. magnetized notebook;
  4. star laser projector;
  5. preferred for skin care;
  6. hair curlers;
  7. Wardrobe inspirations.

top 5 from all over the world

  1. magnetized sticky notes
  2. star laser projector
  3. Skin Precautionary Preferred
  4. wavy hairs
  5. outfit inspiration

Learning on TikTok


Reply to @pontesmariia #LearnNoTikTok #attractive So what do you want to see in the next video?

♬ Buttercup – Jack Stauber

And who mentioned that TikTok is not knowledge? Many people took advantage of the visibility of the interface to bring very interesting content that helps bring much more knowledge to everyone. And nothing better than carrying it out in a creative and entertaining way on the web, right? These academic contents were also presented on the interface in 2021, and see here only the ones that were the most popular:

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The 4 best in Spain

  1. @anacnd – Did you ever see a sperm under the microscope? Then take a look at this video.
  2. @mrbeandamatematica - Have no idea how to multiply a fraction? Mr Bean teaches.
  3. @ladysincerona – This one goes to the teachers. Tips to reduce the anxiety of students in distance education.
  4. @patzzic – Do you know the book “Torto Arado”, by Itamar Vieira Junior? No. Then watch this video and see the recommendation of this multi-award winning book.

Source: TikTok Spain, TikTok


What's the most viewed TikTok video 2021? ›

The Most Viewed TikTok Videos of All Time
  1. Zach King's Magic Ride – 2.2 Billion Views. ...
  2. James Charles' Christmas Sisters Party – 1.7 Billion Views. ...
  3. Zach King's Unexpected Hiding Spots – 1.1 Billion Views. ...
  4. Glass and Cake Illusion by Zach King – 966.4 Million Views. ...
  5. “M to the B” lip-Syncing by Bella Porch – 690.6 Million Views.
24 Aug 2022

How do I see my most visited TikToks? ›

A new app called Retroplay allows TikTokers to see their 10 most-viewed videos of 2020.
The steps are very simple.
  1. Download the Retroplay app.
  2. Type in your username.
  3. The 10 most-viewed videos appear.
  4. Choose your favorite four videos.
  5. Upload the videos and the app will create your highlight reel.
10 Dec 2020

How do I get more TikTok views in 2021? ›

How to get more views on TikTok videos?
  1. Know your audience. ...
  2. Add #hashtags to your TikTok videos. ...
  3. Leverage trends on the 'For You' page. ...
  4. Grab and hold the viewer's attention. ...
  5. Use trending music or sounds in videos. ...
  6. Duet or collaborate with other TikTok users. ...
  7. Upload multiple times a day. ...
  8. Keep your videos short.
19 Oct 2022

Can you see who watches your Tiktoks the most? ›

Unfortunately, you can't keep track of specific users viewing your video or profile on TikTok. There used to be a workaround that let you see people who visited your profile to get an idea of who was engaging with your videos, but that is no longer available.

Is there a view history on TikTok? ›

To find your watch history in the TikTok app: Tap your Profile icon in the bottom-right corner of the screen. Select the three-line icon at the top-right corner. Tap on Settings and privacy > Watch history.

Where does TikTok show how many videos you've watched? ›

Launch the TikTok app on your Android device. Tap on your avatar from the bottom right-hand of the screen. Tap on the menu icon (three vertical lines) and select “Watch History.”

Is 500 views in an hour good on TikTok? ›

Viral videos must get at least 500 full views in half an hour, if not more. A single view, according to TikTok, is when visitors watch the video without skipping or leaving. However, if the viewer loops the video, each loop counts as one view.

What happens when you get 1000 views on TikTok? ›

You can now earn through TikTok Creator Fund, and for every 1000 views, you make between 2 and 4 cents. This means you can get about $20 to $40 after reaching 1 million views.

Should you like your own TikToks? ›

Unfortunately, it seems that liking your own TikTok does absolutely nothing to boost its performance – at least not directly. Liking your own TikToks doesn't affect how many people its exposed to on the For You page, nor does it directly lead to any additional views.

How much is 1m likes on TikTok? ›

According to market studies, TikTok pays between 2 and 4 cents for every 1000 views. If a creator reaches 1 million views, they will get $20 to $40. As of now, the Creator Fund is only available in the US, France, UK, Germany, Italy, and Spain.

Does TikTok pay monthly? ›

But now, TikTok is paying real money to creators for views on their videos via the “Creator Fund” every month. TikTok pays between 2 to 4 cents per 1,000 views on a video. The payout varies depending on certain factors that aren't disclosed by TikTok publicly.

Can you see who viewed your TikTok videos 2022? ›

Unfortunately, you can only see who viewed your profile, not your videos – that feature isn't available yet, and probably won't be. Imagine how tough it would be to scroll through 100K+ names on a viral video. If you don't see this feature, you need to update the TikTok app's new version.

Does TikTok tell you who viewed your profile 2022? ›

You can turn your Profile view history on or off in your privacy settings or on your Profile views page. Turning off profile view history means you will not be able to see who has viewed your profile, and others would not be able to see that you've viewed theirs too.

Does TikTok tell you who viewed your story 2022? ›

Can You See Who Viewed Your TikTok Stories? The short answer is no. TikTok does not have the option to see the individual profiles who viewed your TikTok Stories.

Why did TikTok remove the watch history? ›

Our research revealed that the watch history feature is probably causing TikTok to consume so much space on your phone. The videos that you have seen in the past 7 days are likely downloaded and stored as app data - hogging up space on your device.

Is cache on TikTok how many videos you've watched? ›

Creators are stunned when they see view numbers like 112 million videos, and users fill the comments with their numbers — 102 million, 145 million, 115 million — like a TikTok-addict badge of honor. Unfortunately for them, these numbers aren't TikTok views at all. They're actually just the cache.

How do you see how many Tiktoks you've watched 2022? ›

How to See Your Watch History in TikTok on the Android App
  1. Open the “TikTok” app and go to your profile.
  2. Tap the “three lines” in the top-right corner.
  3. Select “Settings & Privacy.”
  4. Tap on “Privacy.”
  5. Choose “Personalization and data.”
  6. Select “Download your data.”
  7. Tap on the “Request data” button.
26 Jul 2022

How many TikTok views is considered viral? ›

Generally speaking, 500,000 views is considered to be semi-viral, while 1-2 million views or more is considered to be fully viral.

Does buying TikTok views work? ›

And does buying TikTok views work? According to real people, the answer is yes. By buying TikTok likes and views, you can promote the visibility of your account by improving your ranking. If done properly, buying TikTok likes can lead to more organic likes and views, without having to pay.

What counts as viral on TikTok? ›

If your video reaches one million views, it is considered medium viral (which will certainly earn you a healthy flow of new followers while boosting your status on the platform). And, if you get five million views within a three to seven-day period—you will officially become a viral TikTok sensation.

Is 7000 views on TikTok good? ›

Videos that get between 1000–3000 views mean you have a mid-tier account. Videos that get 10,000+ views mean you have a “head” account.

How much money do you get for 10000 followers on TikTok? ›

For example, US-based users with over 10,000 followers can make up to $5,000 per post, while those in China with over 1 million followers can earn up to $50,000 per post.

Does deleting videos hurt TikTok? ›

Generally speaking, it is not a good idea to delete TikTok videos, even if they were received poorly or got less views than other videos on your page. Although there are situations where it makes sense to do so, deleting videos will almost always hurt you more than it helps you.

What hashtags should I use on TikTok? ›

If you want to get the best likes – and the most valuable engagement – on your Tiktok video, the hashtag you use should be relevant to your niche.
Generally, the most-liked hashtags on TikTok are:
  • #tiktok.
  • #love.
  • #like.
  • #follow.
  • #memes.
  • #explorepage.
  • #likeforlikes.
  • #trending.

Should I post TikToks everyday? ›

How often you post can also affect how your content is distributed on the platform (TikTok recommends posting 1-4 times per day). To find a posting schedule that will please both the TikTok algorithm and your fans, keep a close eye on your performance until you find a frequency that works.

What TikTok has the most views 2022? ›

most viewed videos on tiktok 2022
  • tareqalsaadi77. 1.5M. my most viewed video !! 1/1/2022 #tareqalsaadi #remix #fry.
  • follow_cris. 298.2K. ...
  • thetrishamc. 61.5K. ...
  • mismail12344. 804. ...
  • mabelchavez1. 717. ...
  • amjidicist. 18.8K. ...
  • thebattle_ Just for fun here are my Top 5 Most Viewed Videos of 2022 So Far… # ...
  • thereptilezoo. 43.1K.
30 May 2022

What is the TikTok trend right now 2022? ›

The Celine Dion lip-syncing challenge is one of the most popular trends that has carried on from 2021 to 2022. The viral song All coming back to me now by Celine Dion has caught the attention of TikTok users of all ages.

Who is the number 1 TikTok 2021? ›

The most-followed individual on the platform is Khaby Lame, with over 142 million followers.

What is the most viral TikTok 2022? ›

most popular tiktok video in 2022
  • .myluckisbad. 585. ...
  • tareqalsaadi77. 1.5M. ...
  • thetrishamc. 61.5K. ...
  • smsjgwoo. 1131. ...
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  • naqlaanlokaandiyan. 2342. ...
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  • everythingstatistics. 105.
5 Jun 2022

Is TikTok owned by China? ›

TikTok, known in China as Douyin (Chinese: 抖音; pinyin: Dǒuyīn), is a short-form video hosting service owned by Chinese company ByteDance.

Who is TikTok owned by? ›

TikTok, which is owned by Beijing-based tech giant ByteDance, is used by over 1 billion people worldwide every month.

What is the biggest trend so far of 2022? ›

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What is the 7 second trend on TikTok? ›

Known as the Seven-Second Challenge, TikTok creators were reporting incredible engagement, simply by posting text-heavy, seven-second videos featuring trending audio clips.

Who is the most famous TikTok girl? ›

Charli D'Amelio is an American social media personality and the most followed TikTok female in the world.

Who won 2021 TikTok Creator of the Year? ›

TikTok CREATOR AWARD2021 CREATOR OF THE YEARは @バヤシ🥑Bayashi さんです! TikTok CREATOR AWARD2021 特別賞は@Junya/じゅんや さんです!

Who is the king of TikTok? ›

Khaby Lame: from factory job to king of TikTok.

Who has the most likes on TikTok all together? ›

The most-liked video on TikTok, with over 59 million likes, was uploaded by Bella Poarch and features her lip-syncing and bobbing her head to the song "Sophie Aspen Send" (also known as "M to the B") by Millie B.

What is the most shared TikTok? ›

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  • sunrisemusic. 8959. #stitch with @denneyy1.
  • fishy70_7796. 33.5K. #fyp #fyppppp #fyppppppppppppppppppppppp #fypppppp.
  • stxcksx. IS IT TRUE?? 😴 #shares.

What is the most viral TikTok sound right now? ›

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  • themelissalaurie. 1500. ...
  • chriselgrecoo. 19.1K. ...
  • themelissalaurie. 398. ...
  • danielswall. 2.9M. ...
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