January 12-18: Online

By Fiona Rae In TV Week

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3rd January, 2013
YOUTUBE STYLE: 2012 retrospectives are all around, and YouTube has put together some of its biggest hits of last year. The most-watched cover song of the year was Canadian band Walk Off the Earth doing Gotye’s Somebody That I Used to Know (the hit with Kimbra). It’s cute because all five members of the band play one guitar. Other top YouTube vids were Felix Baumgartner’s record-breaking skydive, a spoof Obama vs Romney rap and the Kony 2012 documentary. No prizes for guessing the top YouTube hit of the year. MINCHIN ...

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