- PewDiePie has lost his position to be the owner of the YouTube channel with most subscribers.
T-Series Bollywood Channel is now ahead for more than two hours on Monday morning.
- PewDiePie and many other YouTubers have now campaigned to keep the vlogger on top.
PewDiePie a real YouTuber star whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, who lost his position on Monday as the owner of YouTube channel with the most subscribers.
T-Series, a well known Bollywood production company, who is known for releasing music videos, movies trailers, has for months been poised to overtake PewDiePie, and for over eight minutes on February 22, it did. On Monday morning, it carved out a subscriber lead that lasted more than two hours.
Each of these channels boasts nearly 90 million subscribers, but T-Series had gained a lead of over 50,000 as of Monday.
After T-Series pulled ahead, PewDiePie retweeted a call for people to subscribe to his channel.
Check Out His Tweet:
🚨RED ALERT🚨 🚨T-SERIES HAS PASSED PEWDIEPIE🚨
FIGHT BACK!, FIGHT BACK THIS CANNOT BE THE END!!
LETS GO, THE GAP IS NOW: -57
— PewDiePie subgap bot (@subgap) March 18, 2019
PewDiePie has than started a campaign to maintain his top place on YouTube, which he has held since 2013. Several other YouTubers were with him to keep him on his position.
The campaign gained notoriety last week as reports emerged that the gunman behind the massacre in Christchurch, New Zealand, Yelled “Subscribe To PewDiePie” during the attack. PewDiePie said on Twitter that he felt “Absolutely sickened having my name uttered by this person.”
Just heard news of the devastating reports from New Zealand Christchurch.
I feel absolutely sickened having my name uttered by this person.
My heart and thoughts go out to the victims, families and everyone affected by this tragedy.
— ƿ૯ωძɿ૯ƿɿ૯ (@pewdiepie) March 15, 2019