1. Anubhav Singh Bassi

Anubhav Bassi uses ‘anecdotal comedy’ and prepares the script to land an environment full of laughter. His YouTube channel has 2.75M subscribers with even more millions of views. The most popular videos are, ‘Roommate’, ‘Hostel’ and ‘Cheating’. His dialogue, “Buddy, Aapke Papa Aaye Hai” created some of the best memes on the internet.

Anubhav Singh Bassi


2. Abhishek Upmanyu

Abhishek Upmanyu, who you might also know as, the guy who started as a writer for All India Bakchod (AIB). His YouTube channel has 3.49M subscribers and millions of views on his satiric storytelling. The videos you should check out right away are, ‘Friends, Crime and The Cosmos’, ‘Delhi, Mumbai and Rich People’ and ‘Breakup, Respecting Elders and Discrimination’. His meme material dialogue, “Karwali Bezzati?” was trending on Instagram for the longest time.

Abhishek Upmanyu

Link- https://youtube.com/c/AbhishekUpmanyuu

3. Zakir Khan

Zakir Khan who, along with his stories, is also known for his shayris (poetries) has taken the Internet by storm with 6.15M subscribers on YouTube. He is the guy known for his million viewer videos, ‘When I met a Delhi Girl’, ‘What Happens When You Fail in an Exam’ and ‘Life Mein Chahiye Izzat’. His meme material dialogue, “Yaar… Ye kitni awesome hai yaar” made the internet throw fits of laughter.

Zakir Khan

Link- https://youtube.com/c/ZakirKhan

4. Biswa Kalyan Rath

Biswa Kalyan Rath a.k.a Mast Aadmi with 673K subscribers on his YouTube channel and millions of views on his videos have set a new definition of coolness in comedy. The most popular of those videos are, ‘Extroverts and Chaos’, ‘Uber and Me’ and ‘Banana and Pomegranate’. His dialogue, “Agar tu mujhe bolega bro chill maar, enjoy kar…” had many versions to it but my favourite was that of Ross from F.R.I.E.N.D.S.

Biswa Kalyan Rath

Link- https://youtube.com/user/yokalyanyo

5. Kenny Sebastian

Kenny Sebastian a.k.a the guy who made Chai time famous with his ‘Chai Time with Kenny’ series with 2.09M subscribers is the guy whose standup videos can be watched with family. Some of the most renowned videos are, ‘Middle-Class Restaurant Problems’, ‘Dating Rules Indian Guys Need to Follow’ and ‘Exams, CBSE, Punishments’.

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Link- https://youtube.com/c/KennySebastian

6. Tanmay Bhat

Tanmay Bhat a.k.a the co-founder of All India Bakchod (A.I.B.) with 2.89M subscribers on YouTube has a great fan following in the field of comedy. Along with being known for his daily vlogs that he puts on his channel, he’s popularly celebrated for sketches and reviews.

Link- https://youtube.com/c/TanmayBhatYouTube

7. Aakash Gupta

Aakash Gupta a.k.a the winner of Comicstaan Season 2 has been the talk of the youth. With 2.12M subscribers, he continues to grow to this day with videos and expands his horizon of comedy. His most popular videos, ‘Dogs’, ‘Delhi Metro’ and ‘Relationships, Clubbing and Cocktails’ make him known to every Tom, Dick and Harry of the youth. His videos constantly leave the audience with fits of laughter and amazement. His dialogue, “Excuse me, brother” had everyone in splits.

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Link- https://youtube.com/c/AakashGupta

8. Rahul Dua

Rahul Dua was discovered by the audience through Comicstaan Season 1 and they went crazy. His ‘observational comedy’ brought tears to the eyes after a guaranteed laughing spree. With 612K subscribers, the most prominent videos are, ‘Trump’, ‘Jeans’ and ‘Telemarketing Prank Story’.

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Link- https://youtube.com/c/TheRahulDua

9. Rahul Subramaniam

Rahul Subramaniam with 625K subscribers is renowned for sketches and stand up comedy. He does a mix of both ‘anecdotal’ and ‘observational’ genres of comedy. His channel in collaboration with Kumar Varun is named Random Chikibum. Videos you should check out our ‘Break Up and MBA’, ‘Bangalore’ and ‘India and Pakistan’.

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Link- https://youtube.com/channel/UC8RrHpql7M97Lqyg9J6hSww

10. Kanan Gill

Kanan Gill a.k.a the man behind ‘Keep it Real’ is known for sketches, reviews and stand up comedy and acting. With 777K subscribers on YouTube and Netflix specials, he is one of the most renowned amongst Indian stand up comedians. His ‘Sketchy Behaviour’ with Kenny Sebastian, Movie Reviews’ with Biswa Kalyan Rath and ‘Siblings’ are the videos you should check out right away.

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Link- https://youtube.com/user/knngill