According to Billboard, the video broke the record for simultaneous viewers for a YouTube premiere. 829,000 people watched "thank u, next" at the same time. The video also broke Vevo's record for most streams in 24 hours, surpassing 50 million views in its first day online.
In "thank u, next," Grande recreates popular scenes from popular films Mean Girls, 13 Going on 30, Legally Blonde, and Bring It On.
Take a quick look behind-the-scenes of the video below.
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