Vevo said that with 27.7 million views, Hello had overtaken TaylorSwift’s Bad Blood for most single-day views. Meanwhile, YouTube announced that Hello has become the second-fastest video to reach 100 million views on YouTube (trailing Korean pop star Psy’s GangnamStyle followup Gentleman).
Hello is the first single from Adele’s third album, 25, to be released Nov. 20.
Hello is the second music video directed by Quebec filmmaker Xavier Dolan, seen here at the CannesFilmFestival in 2014. (Yves Herman/Reuters)