“The Gummy Bear Song”‘s original video was posted on THIS VERY DAY, October 9th, TEN YEARS AGO!!!
Here’s a look back at the AMAZING things “The Gummy Bear Song” and Gummibär have achieved in ten years ago from today!
- “I Am A Gummy Bear (The Gummy Bear Song)” single released in 2007
- No. 1 on European ringtone charts in 2007
- “The Gummy Bear Song” goes GOLD in Scandinavia, Russia, France, Australia, Spain, Poland
- European McDonalds Happy Meal campaign features “The Gummy Bear Song” in 22 countries in Europe
- Biggest music video posted on YouTube pre-2010
- “The Gummy Bear Song” tops iTunes Dance Charts, still in the iTunes Top 200 10 years after release
- Follow-up Gummibär single “Nuki Nuki” currently sits at over 400 million views
- 3 full length albums- I Am Your Gummy Bear, La La Love to Dance and Party Pop
- Fashion Show hosted by Gummibär at Tokyo dome in Japan
- “The Gummy Bear Song” and I Am A Gummy Bear certified 96 times Platinum in Greece
- Appearance at New York Comic Con in 2012
- “The Gummy Bear Song” receives DOUBLE PLATINUM certification in the US in 2014
- Appearances at Vidcon 2015 and 2016
- “The Gummy Bear Song” goes double Platinum in Brazil
- Yummy Gummy: The Search for Santa Christmas movie premieres in 2012, movie also shown on Channel 11
- The animated web series Gummibär And Friends: The Gummy Bear Show premiered on June 24th, 2016, launching a YouTube exclusive 39 episode season (with SEASON 2 currently in preparation!)
- In mid-2016, “The Gummy Bear Song” was ranked as the most streamed on Nielsen’s Mid-Year 2016 charts
- “The Gummy Bear Song” has become available in 34 languages and counting
- 5 Gummibär songs currently sit at 100 million views or more
- Merch lines for a variety of products on the Gummibär Shop
- Gummibär currently has 3.8 million YouTube subscribers (combining both the official Gummibär YouTube channel and icanrockyourworld)
- Over 3.8 BILLION lifetime views (both on the official Gummibär channel and original icanrockyourworld channel)
Can’t wait to see what the rest of the year and every year after brings! What happy memory do you have of “The Gummy Bear Song”?
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In honor of the 10th anniversary of “I Am A Gummy Bear (The Gummy Bear Song)”, we’re going ‘Around the World With Gummibär’ in 2017! Watch the latest ‘Around the World’ language video here.
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Watch the song that started it all and kicked off Gummibar’s successful career on YouTube here.