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WATCH: The 5 Most Popular YouTube Ads of the Past Decade

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From noted athletes pulling impossibly daring stunts to pointed missives about female empowerment, the most popular ads of the past decade run the gamut from the gut-wrenching to the inane.

In honor of its 10th birthday, YouTube asked viewers and members of the community to vote for their favorite branded videos of all . While Always' much-beloved "Like A Girl" campaign and Jean-Claude Van Damme's epic splits for undoubtedly clinched the top five, the overall winner might surprise you.

Check out the ranking in full below:

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5. Dove, "Real Beauty Sketches: You're More Beautiful Than You Think"

4. Volvo Trucks, "The Epic Split Featuring Van Damme"

3. Always, "Like a Girl"

2. , "The Force"

1. Turkish Airlines, "Kobe vs. Messi: The Selfie Shootout"

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