The world of entertainment has changed for all of us – including kids! In this digital era, an endless range of kids cartoons have been populating YouTube and the best part is … they can be accessed at any time and any place!  

Hmm… So what are kids watching these days? In this article, we picked out 5 Popular YouTube Channels that have well over millions of subscribers. With content readily available, these safe and educational YouTube Channels will keep your kids highly-entertained while learning at the same time! 

1. Little Baby Bum


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Available on both Netflix and YouTube, Little Baby Bum is a fun and educational show for kids featuring classic and original nursery rhymes. The show follows 6-year-old Mia as well as her family and friends as they experience the world around them through lovely songs and a bit of magic! 

2. ChuChu TV Nursery Rhymes and Kids Songs


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Branding itself as an “edutainment” channel for kids, ChuChu TV produces animation videos that are both educational and entertaining. Their videos  are dedicated to spreading positive messages with their unique spin on classics – as seen in their revisited Humpty Dumpty story. In this version, Humpty gets back up, learns a lesson from his mistake, and moves forward with confidence. 

3. Peppa Pig Official Channel


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The good olé’ Peppa Pig has been running since 2004. There are six Peppa Pig series in total with the latest one released in 2019. The storyline revolves around Peppa, a female piglet, her family and her peers. Lovable (but slightly bossy), this little piggy possesses lots of charm and humor that makes her a fan-favorite among little ones.

Since Peppa Pig is also available in storybook format, this charismatic character makes a good bedtime story as well. 

4. Pinkfong Kids’ Songs and Stories


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You’ve probably heard the infamous Baby Shark Song at least once before? It is the most well-known song among many others produced by Pinkfong. This kids channel on YouTube includes a range of educational preschool songs, rhymes, and stories that incorporate attractive visuals. Besides Baby Shark, Police Car and The Lion are also among Pinkfong’s most popular videos. 

5. Cocomelon – Nursery Rhymes


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Cocomelon’s animated videos feature children, adults, and animals who interact with each other in daily life. Presenting universally-relatable content, this channel creates a world that centers around the everyday experiences of young children. Through the daily adventures of the characters, the videos impart prosocial lessons and help preschoolers learn letters, numbers, animal sounds, colors, and much more!