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Uganda: YouTube Rewind: Uganda's Favourites in 2013

To celebrate 2013, we invited some YouTubers to star in a mashup of popular moments this year. Can you spot all the references? WATCH THE TOP VIDEOS ... ( Resource: YouTube Rewind: What Does 2013 Say?

The YouTube Rewind 2013 has been released, giving an overview of the videos, channels, and moments that shaped our year. Have a look at Uganda's favourites on YouTube this past year.

Uganda's favourites for 2013, depicted a strong love for music with Ugandans dancing their year away to Dr Jose Chameleone's Bandilisha, Radio & Weasels Magnetic, and Pastor Wilson Bugembes Mpangira.

More music from local artists like Bebe Cools Cococidiosis and Remas Kukaliba also got Ugandans dancing with Zambian artist Mampi also getting a fair share of Ugandan viewers shaking to the tunes of her popular hit song Swilili.

Ugandans also demonstrated their growing love for comedy with Kansiime Anne on NTV Uganda's minibuzz.

In the spirit of true sportsmanship, Ugandans revered the moments Stephen Kiprotich became 2013 marathon champion with national pride.

Behind every great video is a great channel, and the channels behind this year's top videos have more than 23 million subscribers around the world. Thanks to videos and channels like these, you're now watching more than 7 billion hours of video every month on YouTube, and uploading a week's worth of video per minute. And fans of YouTube are truly global -- with 80% of views coming from outside the United States.

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