The button was revealed at VidCon 2015 by Smosh (who was the first channel to reach 10 million subscribers back in 2013) ERB, Spinnin’ Records and The Fine Brothers were the first known ones to receive it.
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.
Olajide ‘KSI’ Olatunji has boasted about becoming the first YouTuber to receive two Diamond Play Buttons, after his second channel amassed over 10 million subscribers – but is he really? KSI started his YouTube career over a decade ago.
PewDiePie receives Ruby Play Button Brofist from YouTube after hitting 50 million subscribers! It’s the first Ruby Play Button EVER!
The diamond play button was first introduced on July 23, 2015, at VidCon. YouTube’s VP, Matthew Glotzbach, who came up with the idea after figuring out various YouTubers already with 10 million + subs, handed the beautiful play button to those who were present at VidCon.
Only three channels have earned customized Play Buttons — Kjellberg, T-Series, and 5-Minute Crafts, which currently has 55.9 million subscribers. (Kjellberg’s was red — leading some to christen the 50 million button the Ruby Play Button — and featured his logo and a stylized P, while T-Series’ was clear.
The first receiver of the award was PewDiePie who actually coined the term “Ruby Play Button” which would remain the name of this award for several years. He reached 50 million subscribers on December 2016 and later claimed his play button.
It is made of gold-plated brass. In March 2018, the look of the Gold Play Button was updated from a metal button housed within a window box with the channel’s name printed on the front glass pane to a cleaner-looking flat designed metal plaque award featuring the channel’s name embossed on it.
TheSoul Publishing Play Button Wall Currently, TheSoul Publishing, the company behind channels including 5-Minute Crafts and BRIGHT SIDE, has the most Creator Awards as a brand with 10 diamond play buttons and 66 gold play buttons.
Who was the first Youtuber with 1 million subscribers?
Milestones and reactions
|Channel||Subscriber milestone||Date achieved|
|FЯED||1 million||April 7, 2009|
|nigahiga||2 million||March 13, 2010|
|RayWilliamJohnson||5 million||November 15, 2011|
|Smosh||10 million||May 25, 2013|
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 …
Like the other subscriber plaques, the Diamond Play Button is designed to resemble the YouTube Play Button logo. It made out of silver-plated metal insets with a large piece of crystal.
Who is richest Youtuber in world?
Top 10 richest YouTubers in India and how much they earn in…
- Carry Minati has net worth of USD 4 million. …
- Amit Bhadana has net worth of USD 6.3 million. …
- Bhuvan Bam has net worth of USD 3 million. …
- Ashish Chanchlani has net worth of USD 4 million. …
- Gaurav Chaudhary has net worth of USD 45 million.
A2 MOTIVATION: ARVIND ARORA BECOMES THE 1ST INDIAN EDUCATIONIST TO EARN YouTube DIAMOND PLAY BUTTON. “People can’t dictate my future. I will try and, If I will fall, I won’t blame anyone”.