As 2015 winds down, it’s time to reflect on the past 12 months. YouTube has taken a look back at the year and revealed Hong Kong’s most watched and talked about videos for 2015.
Hong Kong YouTubers swept audiences away this year with their creative videos on love, humor or key local issues that made viewers laugh, cry or jump with joy.
Here’s the lists at a glance:
Top trending videos by local creators
1. BOMBA – 音樂故事
Topping the local creator chart in 2015 was BOMBA, with their videos taking six of the top 10 spots.
BOMBA, who has currently amassed over 400,000 subscribers, makes videos on hot local topics, and uses local stories and music to inspire their audiences. Their chart-topping video, BOMBA – 音樂故事, was a collage of many popular Cantopop and Mandarin songs that immerses audiences in the always popular subject of love.
Meanwhile, ThisDV – 《月入三萬的香港人》 ranked fourth on the local creator chart, found a loyal following this year with the video touching upon how difficult it is to live and work in Hong Kong, a subject that is always popular among local audiences.
Top trending music videos
This year, local audiences fell in love over and over again with Maroon 5 in their music video Sugar, which features the band surprising wedding couples, by crashing their celebration parties (arranged in secret), and performing. On the other hand, TV and movie soundtracks, both local and international, were also popular among Hongkongers in 2015.