In October 2018, the channel received the YouTube Diamond Creator Award given to channels that reach 10 million subscribers and has grown by an average of 30 percent per year ever since. Pinkfong now has 82 million subscribers from all related channels.
Released in 2016, Pinkfong's Baby Shark Dance holds the position as the No.1 most-viewed YouTube video since November 2020 and surpassed 8.8 billion views as of June 2021.
"We are very grateful for the love and support from Pinkfong fans around the world," says Min Seok Kim, chief executive officer, SmartStudy. "We will continue to focus on bringing joy to children and families in the world by delivering high-quality entertainment content beyond the digital platforms."
To celebrate the 50-million milestone, Pinkfong released an animated music video,
" on its YouTube channel on June 29.
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