Top 10 Youtubers in India 2021

Top 10 youtubers in india

There are a lot of people on the internet who have different kinds of skills or talents. Many people have succeeded in monetizing their skills. Video sharing platform Youtube allows you to monetize your skills and make a fortune. 

There are over 1700 Indian youtube channels as of Sept 2020 which have crossed the 1 million subscriber benchmark. Many YouTubers have amassed a vast base of subscribers on the platform. 

This article will share a list of the top 10 YouTubers in India. 

Top 10 Youtubers in India 

1. CarryMinati

Joined YouTube on 30 October 2014

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 31.2M 

Rank in India: 20th

Global Ranking: 83rd

Genre: Comedy

Most Popular Videos:

  • YALGAAR – CARRYMINATI X Wily Frenzy (246M views)
  • STOP MAKING ASSUMPTIONS | YOUTUBE VS TIK TOK: THE END (72M views)
  • TIKTOK EVOLUTION 2019 (61M views)
  • BIG BOSS BIG BOSS BIG BOSS PART 2 (53M views)
  • Bye Pewdiepie (53M views)

The young Indian Youtube star Carryminati, aka Ajey Nagar, is the number 1 Youtube of India. Ajey is known for his satirical videos, Hindi rap songs, and gaming videos. He was the 1st individual Indian creator to cross the mark of 30 million subscribers. 

In May 2020, his channel recorded a massive spike in subscribers after posting a YouTube video in response to TikTok creator Amir Siddiqui. However, the video was pulled down by the platform due to the use of inappropriate language. 

Ajey Nagar currently runs two youtube channels, namely: CarryMinati and CarryisLive.  

Ajey Nagar was featured in the Times Magzine’s list of “Time’s 10 Next Generation Leaders,” The YouTuber was also featured in the elite list of Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia in 2020.

2. Total Gaming – Ajay

Joined YouTube on 9 October 2018

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 26.5M

Rank in India: 32nd

Global Ranking: 127th

Genre: Gaming

Most Popular Videos:

  • New Factory King Ajjubhai? Best Funny Moment – Garena Free Fire (35M views)
  • Ajjubhai94 vs Amitbhai (Desi Gamer) Best Clash Battle- Garena Free Fire (31M views)
  • FREE FIRE BEST FRIEND FOR REASON BEST REVIVE EVER (26M views)
  • Ajju Bhai is the Next Factory King? Factory Roof Challenge With Amitbhai – Garena Free Fire (26M views)
  • Ajjubhai94 and Amitbhai vs Total Gaming eSports Gameplay – Garena Free Fire (23M views)

Total Gaming Youtube channel is a gaming channel operated by Ajay. in the past two years, the channel has experienced phenomenal growth. Within a short span of 2.5 years, his channel currently stands at 26.5 million subscribers. Ajay is the 2nd top YouTuber in India. 

Total Gaming channel is dedicated to gaming content.

He is India’s first gaming streamer to cross the 25 million subscribers mark. Ajay records himself playing and uploads the videos with his commentary. Ajay is popularly known as Ajju Bhai in his following. Talking about his success, he says that it is all about the content. “Content is king.”

Ajay has not revealed his face till now, and he says that he might tell his identity in the future. 

3. Ashish Chanchlani Vines

Joined YouTube on 6 July 2009

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 25.6M

Rank in India: 34th

Global Ranking: 135th

Genre: Comedy

Most Popular Videos:

  • Tuition Classes aur Bache | (105M views)
  • Exams Ka Mausam | (91M views)
  • PUBG : Ek Game Katha | (85M views)
  • Science Vs Commerce | Chapter 1 | (69M views)
  • Science Vs Commerce | Chapter 2 | (68M views)

Civil Engineer turned YouTuber Ashish Chanchlani is a Mumbai-based YouTuber. His channel is dedicated to satirical parodies and comedy videos. Ashish has also worked in the television shows “Class Of 2017and “Pyar Tune Kya Kiya.”

Earlier, Ashish used to shoot and upload his videos with his friend as merely a hobby. After getting a positive response from the audience, he chose YouTube as his full-time career. He cast his team in his comedy sketches. His team consists of Kunal Chhabhria, Akash Dodeja, Simran Dhanwani, Muskan Chanchlani, Jashan Sirwani, and Tanish Sirwani, who always stood with him throughout his journey.

The whole Chanchlani family runs their own YouTube channels. 

Ashish has also collaborated with many Bollywood stars such as Akshay Kumar and Shahid Kapoor. 

4. Amit Bhadana

Joined YouTube on 24 October 2012

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 23.3M

Rank in India: 41st

Global Ranking: 174th

Genre: Comedy

Most Popular Videos:

  • Parichay – Amit Bhadana ( Official Music Video ) (84M views)
  • Types Of People in a Bus (62M views)
  • School Ke Wo Din (61M views)
  • Behan Bhai Ki School Life (59M views)
  • Desi Vs Others ( Relationship Ki Kahani) (57M views)

Amit Bhadana is a Delhi-based comedian and YouTuber who is known for his “Desi” comedy sketches. He is the first Indian Youtube to cross the mark of 20 million subscribers. 

In 2018, his one video topped Youtube chats and was featured in “YouTube’s Global Top 10 Videos of 2018.” Bhadana also won the Best Youtuber title at Dada Saheb Phalke  International Film Festival.

Sharing his journey, the YouTuber said his family was not optimistic about his YouTube career. It was his friends who encouraged him to do so. Amit is an alumnus of Delhi University, where he graduated with a law degree. 

Amit has collaborated with many Bollywood stars such as Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgan, Badshah, and Parmish Verma.

5. Technical Guruji – Gourav Chaudhary

Joined YouTube on 19 October 2015

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 21.5M

Rank in India: 45th

Global Ranking: 200th

Genre: Science and Technology

Most Popular Videos:

  • My YouTube Earnings Revealed!! (17M views)
  • Blue Whale Game – The Killer Game (13M views)
  • Cleaning My Phones @CarryMinati (13M views)
  • How to Track Stolen Phones? IMEI Tracking? (11M views)
  • Redmi Note 7 Unboxing & First Look (10M views)

Technical Guruji is the world’s most subscribed Tech channel. Guruji, aka Gourav Chaudhary, is the face of the channel. He is a Dubai-based Indian creator who reviews tech gadgets and shares tech news on his channel. 

Technical Guruji is known for his witty introduction – “To chaliye shuru karte hain” (Let’s get started). Gourav is among the wealthiest Indian YouTubers who also run a security company. Currently, Gourav runs three youtube channels: Technical Guruji, TG Shorts, and Gourav Chaudhary.

Gourav is admired chiefly for his punctuality. Every day he has been uploading two videos on his main channel for the last 4-5 years. Forbes featured him in the “Forbes India’s 30 under 30” list. Gourav has also collaborated with many Indian celebrities such as cricketer Virat Kohli, Nora Fatehi, Guru Randhawa, and comedian Kapil Sharma. 

6. Round2hell – Zayan Saifi, Nazim Ahmad & Wasim Ahmad

Joined YouTube on 19 October 2016

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 21.3M

Rank in India: 46th

Global Ranking: 206th

Genre: Comedy

Most Popular Videos:

  • ALADDIN | Round2hell | (90M views)
  • SCHOOL LIFE PART-2 | Round2hell | (68M views)
  • PARALLEL WORLD | Round2hell | (68M views)
  • DUMB BLIND DEAF | Round2hell | (67M views)
  • PUBG | ROUND2HELL | (65M views)

Round2hell is a trio of Zayan Saifi, Nazim Ahmad & Wasim Ahmad. These three friends start their journey on YouTube, aiming for fame and success. The trio shares science fiction and comedy sketches on the platform. They are known for their quirky and witty slang. 

Before Round2hell, they used to share football tutorials, but the audience response was not as per their expectations. In the future, the trio is aiming for the production of short films and science fiction movies.

Both Wasim and Nazim have completed their schooling while Zyan is a college dropout from Zakir Hussain College. Their content is quite popular among the Tier II and Tier III cities. Their youtube channel features sixty-five videos with an average view count of 46 million per video. 

7. BB Ki Vines – Bhuvan Bam

Joined YouTube on 20 July 2015

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 21.3M

Rank in India: 48th

Global Ranking: 217th

Genre: Entertainment/Music

Most Popular Videos:

  • BB Ki Vines- | Titu Mama | (56M views)
  • BB Ki Vines- | Angry Masterji- Part 10 | (53M views)
  • BB Ki Vines- | Group Study | (53M views)
  • BB Ki Vines- | Ghaplebaaz Ko Pakdo | (44M views)
  • BB Ki Vines- | Itni Thand English Jhand | (42M views)

India’s most celebrated YouTube star, Bhuvan Bam, is the man behind BB Ki Vines. Bhuvan is an actor, comedian, singer, songwriter, and YouTube personality from Delhi, India. He is the 1st individual Indian creator to cross the 2 million, 6 million, and 10 million marks. Bhuvan has been featured in many short films and TV shows such as TVF Bachelors Season 1, Plus-Minus, One Mic Stand, and Bingo Comedy Adda. he is working on his next short film titled Dhindhora. 

Bhuvan has won many awards such as the Filmfare Award for Best Short Film (Plus Minus), Most Popular Channel on YouTube at the WebTVAsia Awards, Global Entertainer of the Year, and many more.

Bhuvan is the brand ambassador of Myntra, Pizza Hut, Mivi, Lenskart, ArcticFox, and many other brands. 

He is primarily known for his short satirical videos, where he plays more than 15 characters all by himself in his videos. Some popular characters are Banchoddas, Sameer Fuddi, Titu Mama, Bablu, Janki, Mrs. Verma, and Babli Sir.

8. Sandeep Maheshwari

Joined YouTube on 13 February 2012

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 20.5th

Rank in India: 49th

Global Ranking: 227th

Genre: People and Blogs

Most Popular Videos:

  • The Life-Changing Self-Education (38M Views)
  • Make Money From Money (35M views)
  • Speak English with Confidence (31M views)
  • Akele Khush Rehna Seekho (20M views)
  • Addiction To Education (17M views)

Sandeep Maheshwari is an Indian Businessman and a YouTube personality. He is the founder of Imagesbazaar.com, a stock photography website. Sandeep is a motivational speaker. Sandeep Maheshwari, the YouTube channel, is the largest non-monetized YouTube channel in the world. 

Sandeep founded ImagesBazaar in 2006. It was a small idea at the time. He was multitasking and was working as a counselor and photographer. He continued his journey and began to measure the success of his efforts. ImagesBazaar is now the most prominent Indian photography hub globally, with more than 1 million images and 7000 clients from 45 countries.

Sandeep currently runs two YouTube channels, ‘Sandeep Maheshwari and ‘Sandeep Maheshwari spirituality.’

Sandeep Maheshwari has won many awards, such as 

  • One of India’s Most Promising Entrepreneurs
  • Creative Entrepreneur of the Year 2013
  • Young Creative Entrepreneur Award
  • Star Youth Achiever Award instituted
  • Pioneer of Tomorrow Awarded

9. Techno Gamerz – Ujjwal Chaurasia

Joined YouTube on 13 August 2017

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 18.8M

Rank in India: 56th

Global Ranking: 271st

Genre: Gaming

Most Popular Videos:

  • GAME ON (Official Music Video) (35M views)
  • MY BROTHER CHALLENGED ME IN PUBG MOBILE LITE (32M views)
  • STOLE PRIME MINISTER’S CAR | (28M views)
  • FIRST PRIZE IS BUGATTI OF THIS RACING TOURNAMENT (23M views)
  • STOLE SUPERCAR FOR $2000000 RACE | (23M views)

Ujjwal Chaurasia is the face behind Techno Gamerz. He is a prominent figure in the Indian gaming industry with millions of subscribers. In 2020, his channel recorded phenomenal growth in subscribers counts spiking from 1 million subscribers in March 2020 to 18.8 million subscribers by July 2021. It was humorous anecdotes about real-life situations that made his videos so funny. 

Ujwal launched his channel “Techno Gamerz” in 2017. It hosted Technology and gaming videos. Starting with 1000 followers In his first year, he quickly gained momentum and amassed a large fan base. His GTA gameplay web series was a hit. Ujwal’s devotion to his channel paid off. His first tutorial video, titled “tutorial of downloading Dragon,” was released and received 250k views in a single month, which boosted his popularity.

10. Dr. Vivek Bindra: Motivational Speaker

Joined YouTube on 6 December 2013

Total Subscribers(July 2021): 17M

Rank in India: 63rd

Global Ranking: 338th

Genre: Education

Most Popular Videos:

  • DUBAI के पास इतना पैसा कहाँ से आया | महा मोटिवेशन | Case Study |  (32M views)
  • Share Market का सम्पूर्ण ज्ञान | Nifty | Share Market |  (21M views)
  • चाणक्य की वो 7 Strategies जो आप नहीं जानते |  (20M views)
  • FOCUS | जुनून की आग जलाने वाला वीडियो | Motivational Video |  (17M views)
  • महाराणा प्रताप का वो सच जो आपसे छुपाया गया | Case Study | (17M views)

Dr. Vivek Bindra is a business coach, entrepreneur, and motivational speaker. He is also a writer and has written ten titles. YouTube channel is among the most subscribed business YouTube channels. Dr. Vivek Bindra is the founder of BadaBusiness. He has trained more than 100 CEOs across the country.

He shares educational videos covering business coaching, finance & investment, entrepreneurship, and other informational content. 

He has been awarded many titles such as:

  • Title of ‘Think Tank of Corporate Asia’ by World Leadership Federation, Dubai.
  • Best Leadership Trainer by Marshall Goldsmith 
  • Pride of the Nation Award by PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Best CEO Coach by Times of India 
  • Best Corporate Trainer by Maruti Suzuki