Stromae: ‘Papaoutai’ surpasses 1 billion views on YouTube – Le Journal de Québec

Stromae had the nice shock of surpassing one billion views on YouTube with its music video PapaoutaiHe was one of many first French-speaking artists to attain this feat.

To focus on this spectacular determine, the Belgian artist wished to share a put up on Instagram to thank his followers.

“The Papaoutai clip simply surpassed one billion views on YouTube! ?
You couldn’t have given us a greater current for Racine Carrée’s tenth anniversary! 1,000,000,000 thanks!!! ❤️»

The observe Papaoutai comes from his well-known album Racine Carrée, which simply celebrated its tenth anniversary.

Stromae follows carefully the French artist Indila, who final Could, with the observe Final Dance, revealed in 2013, grew to become the primary French-speaking artist to have the respect of reaching one billion views on YouTube, introduced again to life because of TikTok.

Among the many songs which have managed to surpass the one billion views mark, Pinkfong’s Child Shark, Luis Fonsi’s Despacito and Ed Sheeran’s Daddy Yankee and Form of You come to thoughts.

What tune will hit 1 billion views subsequent?

In Could 2023, Stromae introduced the cancellation of its Multitude tour attributable to well being points.