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T-Series beats PewDiePie to become world's top YouTube channel

It has taken a good lead over the Swedish YouTuber's channel.

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MUMBAI: After a heavy battle of several months, music label and production house T-Series has finally overtaken PewDiePie to become the top YouTube channel. T-Series now has 90.52 million subscribers, a little above the Swedish YouTuber’s 90.49 million. For the last six years, PewDiePie, aka Felix Kjellberg has been the most subscribed YouTube channel. It was around six months ago that the threat from T-Series started to become imminent, leading to a massive anti-T-Series campaign from his followers. A few days ago, T-Series chairman Bhushan Kumar had tweeted an appeal to Indian viewers to increase its subscriber count.

India’s telecom revolution enabled T-Series to jump from 30 million subscribers at the start of 2018 to where it has reached now.

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