Rihanna & Calvin Harris Join YouTube Billion Club, Alongside These 33 Exclusive Members

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Calvin Harris and Rihanna joined an exclusive club Tuesday when their smash "This Is What You Came For" joined the list of YouTube/Vevo videos that have racked up more than 1 billion views. At press time, they were firmly over the unicorn line with 1,002,130,797 views, squeaking ahead of Bruno Mars' "The Lazy Song," which has a mere 998.2 million looks.

While crossing the billi line was a rare feat just a few years ago -- back in December 2012, Psy's "Gangnam Style" was the first clip to do it -- there are now 33 other music videos that have entered the club, including multiples from Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Adele, Katy Perry and Fifth Harmony.


Here's a look at the other members, according to YouTube. (All figures accurate as of press time.)

1. Psy, "Gangnam Style" -- 2,697,439,562

2. Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth, "See You Again" -- 2,221,596,227

3. Justin Bieber, "Sorry" -- 2,030,847,406

4. Mark Ronson feat. Brno Mars, "Uptown Funk" -- 2,004,011,931

5. Taylor Swift, "Blank Space" -- 1,865,192,961

6. Adele, "Hello" -- 1,799,328,246

7. Taylor Swift, "Shake it Off" -- 1,760,377,991

8. Major Lazer & DJ Snake feat. MØ, "Lean On" -- 1,752,712,191

9. Enrique Iglesias feat. Descemer Bueno, Gente De Zona, "Bailando" (Spanish version) -- 1,746,934,535

10. Katy Perry, "Roar" -- 1,653,481,503

11. Meghan Trainor, "All About That Bass" -- 1,642,193,226

12. Katy Perry feat. Juicy J, "Dark Horse" -- 1,607,147,842

13. Maroon 5, "Sugar" -- 1,588,655,520

14. OneRepublic, "Counting Stars" -- 1,541,732,297

15. Justin Bieber feat. Ludacris, "Baby" -- 1,497,011,397

16. Sia, "Chandelier" -- 1,467,981,375

17. Ed Sheeran, "Thinking Out Loud" -- 1,390,215,916

18. Justin Bieber, "What Do You Mean?" -- 1,367,725,925

19. Ellie Goulding, "Love Me Like You Do" -- 1,318,715,641

20. Shakira, "Waka Waka (This Time For Africa)" -- 1,241,271,323

21. Passenger, "Let Her Go" -- 1,222,682,991

22. Eminem feat. Rihanna, "Love the Way You Lie" -- 1,203,672,920

23. LMFAO, "Party Rock Anthem" -- 1,203,297,856

24. Fifth Harmony feat. Kid Ink, "Worth It" -- 1,194,908,343

25. Fifth Harmony feat. Ty Dolla $ign, "Work From Home" -- 1,163,703,032

26. Avicii, "Wake Me Up" -- 1,148,626,738

27. Silento, "Watch Me (Whip/Nae Nae)" -- 1,123,100,900

28. Romeo Santos, "Propuesta Indecente" -- 1,102,255,471

29. MAGIC!, "Rude" -- 1,101,492,835

30. J. Balvin, "Ay Vamos" -- 1,039,999,269

31. Drake, "Hotline Bling" -- 1,036,648,926

32. Psy, "Gentleman" -- 1,011,077,336

33. Adele, "Rolling in the Deep" -- 1,006,445,251

34. Calvin Harris feat. Rihanna, "This is What You Came For" -- 1,002,314,013