When did the original Baby Shark come out?
November 26, 2015 The original video for Baby Shark (Korean: 상어 가족; RR: Sang-eo Gajok; lit. shark family) was uploaded on November 26, 2015. All videos related to Pinkfongs song had garnered around 5 billion views by January 2020.
How Long Has Baby Shark been around?
It is thought to have originated in US summer camps in the 1970s. One theory says it was invented in 1975, as Steven Spielbergs Jaws became an box office smash around the world.
How did Baby Shark get popular?
However, Baby Shark became a global sensation after it was remixed and recreated by the Seoul-based production company Pinkfong. Sung by 10-year-old Korean-American singer Hope Segoine, the video of the English version of the song, released in June 2016, broke the record of being the most watched.