As we approach the new year, it’s always fun to look back at some of the year’s most viral videos. Notably the adorable and funny children that captured our hearts and took over our newsfeeds in the process. From the “Apparently Kid” to the countless “Let It Go” covers, here are ten of our favorite viral videos starring some very cute kids.
I Gave My Kids A Terrible Christmas Present (4,482,369+ views)
While it may have been posted back in 2011, this video recently went viral this past December — and rightfully so. Instead of having a complete meltdown, watch this sibling duo be super appreciative of their terrible Christmas presents (aka a banana and an onion). Also, their adorable accents make this video infinitely better.
Coyote & Crow at Bedford Ave. Williamsburg NYC 11/2014- “Me & My Uncle” Grateful Dead Cover (6,821,722+ views)
As someone who commutes on a daily basis, this video tugged at my heartstrings. All it takes is a little girl dancing for subway performers to put smiles on a bunch of commuters’ faces in this video taken in NYC. Some even join in on the fun! Go on, spread the joy little one!
Kids Play With Paint a Get It All Over Their Faces (7,651,181+ views)
Basically a PSA on what happens when you leave your children alone with paint for more than two minutes. There will be a huge clean up but it’s definitely worth it for this.
Anaconda – Nicki Minaj | Laurence Kaiwai x 11 YEAR OLD Taylor Hatala #ELEVEN21 (11,274,988+ views)
You thought YOU had dance moves? 11-year-old Taylor Hatala basically schooled us all with this video, slaying her dance routine to Nicki Minaj’s ‘Anaconda.’
Guilty Dog Apologizes Baby For Stealing Her Toy (15,639,079+ views)
Dogs really are your baby’s best friend, at least the one in this video. Watch this pooch apologize to this owner’s baby in the best way possible.
Adorably Confused Baby Meets Twins (17,632,838+ views)
“There are two of you?!” was probably the thought little Landon had when he was put between two baby twin girls. The confusion is real and awfully adorable.
“Apparently” This Kid is Awesome, Steals the Show During Interview (18,383,959+ views)
Noah Ritter apparently loves the word ‘apparently.’ And because of this, he singlehandedly stole the show during a street interview at a Texas fair back in August. His lovely charm even won over Ellen Degeneres who has now given him small segment on her show called The Noah Ritter Show.
How To Stop a Baby From Crying By Katy Perry Dark Horse (20,507,049+ views)
New parents everywhere: Katy Perry may just be the answer to all your prayers. At least it is for the parents of this little munchkin. Baby on the brink of tears? No problem, just start blasting ‘Dark Horse.’ The excitement on that child’s face doesn’t lie.
Sadie Doesn’t Want Her Brother To Grow Up (30,423,885+ views)
We feel you, Sadie. Unfortunately yes, most cute things don’t stay cute forever. And no, we don’t want to die at 100 either. But hey, at least you have your brother’s cute smiles to get you through it.
Maddie and Zoe Sing “Let It Go” From Disney’s “Frozen” (36,641,119+ views)
Could we have really done this list without a “Let it go” cover, really? Of course not. To finish off, we leave you with Maddie and Zoe belting out the year’s most beloved Disney song.
Videos that didn’t make the cute, but definitely worth a watch:
Daddy/Daughter Dance to Shake It Off (8,833,283+ views)
The Thank You Project (3,094,105+ views)
“You poked my heart……” (12,415,089+ views)
Lachlan’s first hearing aids aged 7 weeks old. Our gorgeous baby boy (11,983,476+ views)
MOMMYS BIG SECRET THIS IS A MUST SEE!!!!! (2,765,313+ views)
Baby laughing while getting shots (2,868,491+ views)
Eisleigh & Clyde (original video) (5,110,697+ views)