Nicky Jam performs at the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards

Nicky Jam performs at the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards at Bank United Center on April 30, 2015 in Miami.

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Nicky Jam is now the Latin urban artist with the most subscribers on YouTube. The "El perdón" singer's Nicky Jam TV channel has more than 6 million followers, beating out other urban stars like Maluma, J Balvin and Farruko, according to YouTube.

It's important to note that other Latin superstars like Enrique Iglesias, Shakira and Pitbull surpass Jam's 6 million subscribers, but Nicky takes the lead in the Latin urban genre.

Anatomy of a Hit: Nicky Jam's 'El Perdon'

The Boston-born singer celebrated the milestone on social media stating that the channel, launched in 2012, had only started out with 5,000 subscribers.  

In honor of Nicky Jam's YouTube milestone, check out his top five most-viewed music videos below:

"Hasta el amanecer" (656.2M views)

"El perdón" feat. Enrique Iglesias (570.8M views)

"Travesuras" (477.3M views)

"El perdón" lyric video (430.4M views)

"Travesuras" remix, feat. De La Ghetto, J Balvin, Zion y Arcangel (308.4M views​)