‘Tonight Show’ becomes the first late night show to pass key YouTube milestone

“The Tonight Show” became the first late night show to hit 20 million followers on YouTube.

  • Note that all follower counts listed here are as of approximately 11:30 a.m. eastern Thursday, Feb. 21 and likely will have changed by the time you read this.
  • In fact, since breaking the milestone, the show has since added about 31,000 followers — It’s sitting at about 20,031,373.
  • Fallon’s “little brother” show, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” has about 2,712,554.
  • “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” has only 5,844,268 followers.
  • “The Late Late Show” trails “Tonight” with 18,165,718.
  • “Jimmy Kimmel Live” has about 13,788,387.
  • Conan O’Brien, whose late night show airs on TBS, has 6,660,911.