Here's YouTube's Top Trending Video of 2014
'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' takes first place
By Matt Cantor,  Newser User
Posted Dec 10, 2014 10:28 AM CST

(Newser) – A dog in a giant spider costume beat out bending iPhones and first kisses to star in YouTube viewers' most-watched trending clip of the year. Google has revealed the service's most popular videos this year in a pair of lists, one covering trending videos and the other featuring music videos. While "Mutant Giant Spider Dog" topped the trending list with 113 million views, Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" led the music videos, with 715 million views, the BBC reports. Among the other winners:

Trending videos:

  1. Nike Football: Winner Stays
  2. First Kiss
  3. The Voice IT - Suor Cristina Scuccia
  4. iPhone 6 Plus Bend Test

Music videos:
  1. Enrique Iglesias - Bailando
  2. Shakira - Can't Remember to Forget You
  3. Shakira - La La La (Brazil 2014)
  4. Jason Derulo - "Wiggle"