Bieber's 'Baby' most-watched video on YouTube

Singer Justin Bieber poses for a portrait in West Hollywood, Calif., Thursday, May 6, 2010. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

July 19, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
Justin Bieber's music video for "Baby" is the most-watched video ever on YouTube.His video for the song passed Lady Gaga's "Bad Romance" to become the most-watched video on the site.

The video has been seen more than 246 million times on YouTube.

The 16-year-old singer sent a thank you to his fans on Twitter, pointing out that he was discovered on YouTube.

The 16-year-old pop star says it doesn't matter who gets the most hits. He is just glad he and Lady Gaga both have such loyal fans.