Carpool Karaoke: James Corden’s Most Watched Videos Ranked, as We Say Goodbye!

The final episode of James Corden’s Late Late Show will air Thursday 27th April on CBS in the United States. Undoubtedly one of the most popular segments of The Late Late Show, was ‘Carpool Karaoke’ featuring James Corden, driving around in a car singing with some of the world’s most acclaimed musicians. 

To celebrate a run of 60 episodes, the team at Absolute Digital Media ( have discovered which one is an ultimate fan favourite, extracting the number of YouTube views and likes per video, creating a total popularity score.

Ranking 10 of the most popular Carpool Karaoke videos

While home in London for Christmas in 2016, James Corden picks up his friend Adele for a drive around the city singing some of her classic songs, as well as rapping Nicki Minaj’s “Monster.” Unsurprisingly, the ‘Adele Carpool Karaoke’ video is crowned the most popular of them all, with a staggering 261,064,789 views and 3,300,000 likes, with a combined popularity figure of 264,364,789!

7 years ago James Corden was joined by One Direction for a Carpool Karaoke through Los Angeles singing some of their biggest hits and teaching James a little choreography. With 195,737,542 YouTube views and 3,400,000 likes, this episode has been ranked the second most popular, with a total score of nearly 200 million. 

Taking third place is Justin Beiber who became almost a regular on James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke. His appearance back in May 2015 has been seen nearly 160 million times, and liked 2.1 million times, giving him a total YouTube popularity score of 161,003,495.

Anabel Cooper

Anabel is a graduate of King’s College London and upon graduating, she set out on a journey to inspire and empower women through her words. Besides working as a digital marketing expert, Anabel is a freelance copywriter.