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Thats a known bug on youtube.Videos show 304 views initially for quite some time.(The like count however seems accurate and this video has around 1700 likes)

In fact to verify, you can watch the video yourself 5 times and see if the view count changes from 304.

Here's the support article from google which describes why viewcounts become frozen around the 300 mark:


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