The music video was released for the first time on April 6, 2015 and appears on the soundtrack of Furious 7. The images include a tribute to Paul Walker, the star of the franchise who died in 2013.
“See You Again” reached one billion hits in six months, and reached 2 billion last September. BBC News notes that, in total, the flow of “See You Again” adds up to a time equivalent to 21,767 years.
“Gangnam Style” has occupied the first position on YouTube since 2012 and still has 2,894,436,476 visits. In 2014 he “broke” YouTube’s game counter and forced the company to rewrite its code.
However, the reign “See You Again” at the top may be ephemeral. The video “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee has accumulated almost 2.5 billion visits in six months since its launch in January 2017.