Baby Shark

Released Date
April 23, 2015
About Baby Shark


Viral children's song about a family of sharks. Originally a popular campfire song from the 20th century, Pinkfong's became an internet sensation after its release in 2015. At one point it was the most viewed YouTube video of all time, with more than 7 billion total views.


Some pop culture historians have stated that camp counselors developed the song after the blockbuster success of Steven Spielberg's Jaws. In 2020, Pinkfong made a new version to promote proper hand washing amidst the Coronavirus pandemic. 


The Pinkfong version of the song was performed by Hope Segoine.