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Linkin Park has joined Justin Bieber, Rihanna and Lady Gaga as the only artists to surpass one billion YouTube views.Linkin Park is the only rock band to have achieved this lofty goal. It could be awhile before another rock band reaches the one billion mark. The Red Hot Chili Peppers (327 million) and Green Day (245 million) are the two closest rock bands next in line to do so.

Who knows, with all of the lastest news about Green Day's Billie Joe Armsrong's recent meltdown on stage, Green Day could get to the magical billion mark sooner than expected.

Justin Bieber leads the way with over 2.8 billion views.