In a recent episode of Keem’s Drama Alert show, the star revealed that he managed to pick up Pewds’ Play Button after garbagemen came across it and sold it online. … This just so happened to include his Red Diamond Play Button, which was gifted to him by YouTube when his channel hit 100 million subscribers.
The tradition of sending a silver play button for 100 thousand subscribers, a gold play button for 1 million subscribers, a diamond play button for 10 million, and a custom button for 50 million is YouTube’s iconic move. Though they might appear to be simple, each play button costs hefty, and it’s not a joke.
The Red Diamond Play Button is a special award by YouTube given to channels who reach 100,000,000 (100 million) subscribers. There are currently only four YouTube channels that have received this award, that being of YouTuber PewDiePie, the Indian music label T-Series, Cocomelon and SET India.
YouTube star Jack Massey Welsh (UK) has completed his mission of earning the Guinness World Records title for the most YouTube channels with over 100,000 subscribers owned by an individual.
K-pop girl group BLACKPINK emerged as the most subscribed Korean YouTube channel with over 50 million, earning them the Custom Creator Award or “Ruby Play Button.” As such, they are the first Korean channel to receive the “Ruby Play Button” award from YouTube, given to channels that reach 50 million subscribers.
The most YouTube Diamond Play buttons earned by family members is 3, and was achieved by Felipe Neto and Luccas Neto (both Brazil) with the channels ‘Felipe Neto’, ‘Luccas Neto – Luccas Toon’ & ‘Canal IN’ and Rafael Velázquez Espinosa, Ana Karen Velázquez Espinosa & Lesslie Yadid Velázquez Espinosa (all Mexico) with …