T-Series briefly surpassed Pewdiepie in YouTube subscribers

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The competition between two of the most subscribed YouTube channels – T-series and PewDiePie took a new turn, but barely anyone took notice.

As per Mashable, For the first time, T-Series surpassed PewDiePie, by Felix Kjellberg, on Friday, February 22, with around 2,000 subscribers.  However, the victory was short-lived.


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YouTube audits accounts to make sure the statistics are right. During one such survey, PewDiePie lost around 20,000 subscribers at once on Friday, putting T-Series ahead for a very short time.

The YouTuber then regained followers and overthrew T-Series. At the time of publishing, social media analytics company SocialBlade, which is doing all over the count of the channels, is showing the difference above 131,374 between the two channels, and PewDiePie leading with 87,168,970 subscribers.