FouseyTube is an American YouTube personality who has got more than 10 million subscribers. He is also an actor, rapper, comedian, vlogger, and prankster. FouseyTube’s videos on YouTube mostly consist of parodies, comedy sketches, pranks, and vlogs. His videos have been watched over1.4 billion times. He has also appeared in several films and web series and has won several awards. Here is a quick summary of FouseyTube’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Yousef Saleh Erakat, aka “FouseyTube” was born on January 22, 1990, in Fremont, California. He has got three siblings and is of Palestinian origin. He grew up in a Muslim family.
He went to San Jose State University for theatre arts. He then moved to Los Angeles for an acting career. His sister Noura Erakat is a legal scholar and human rights attorney who serves as an assistant professor in George Mason University’s New Century College.
Yousef Erakat is currently in a relationship with another YouTuber Lilly Singh. He has also previously dated Alycia Tyre. FouseyTube has been reported to have bipolar disorder and has also suffered from depression. He was first involved in fitness and has also suffered from addiction. Erakat likes traveling and is also popular on other social media platforms.
Erakat has criticized the adverse labeling of Muslims. In 2014, he uploaded a video called “WHY I WANTED TO END MY LIFE,” where he discussed the stigma to Muslims concerning about tattoos and getting them removed.
In the beginning, FouseyTube had several YouTube channels. There were also channels relating to fitness. His videos got prominence after he started making videos based on the Middle East. There was also his previous channel which used to include his workout routine, posting reviews, and P90X.
His first single called “Prideland” was released in January 2015. The video of the single was made available on his very own vlog channel known as ‘DOSEofFOUSEY.’ His video of pranking on other YouTubers has been viewed over a million times.
In 2015, FouseyTube transformed his car (BMW 435i) in custom-made Nike shoe colors. In October 2015, he got signed to the popular agency called Creative Artists Agency. In 2016, he embarked on a tour known as “Roman vs. Fousey Tour” with Roman Atwood.
His YouTube subscribers exceed 10 million in June 2017. Today, he is known to deal with a variety of subjects. He has also appeared in the YouTube Red series called ‘Experiment 88’ and was seen in the short film ‘Twin Blocked’ in 2014.
Awards & Achievements
In 2014, FouseyTube was nominated for the 4th Streamy Awards for his work in “fouseyTUBE.” He has also received two nominations for the Shorty Awards in 2015 and is the winner of the 5th Streamy Awards for ‘Show of the Year.’ In 2016, he won the 6th Streamy Award as ‘Entertainer of the Year’ for his work as ‘Yousef Erakat. The MBMuslima Magazine listed him at No. 3 in “40 Inspiring Muslims Under 40” in 2012.
Net Worth of FouseyTube
FouseyTube’s estimated net worth is more than $4.5 million. His fortune comes by posting a number videos on YouTube. He has also successfully appeared in many TV shows, and films like ‘’We Love You’, ‘Boo! A Madea Halloween’, ‘Boo 2! A Madea Halloween’, and ‘#RealityHigh.’ Additionally, the YouTuber also owns an Audi and a Ford. His estimated annual income is $600,000 and has got a home worth $750 thousand. In 2016 alone, he made $1.8 million from YouTube.
FouseyTube is one of the most famous YouTube artists in the world. He started his career at a very young age and found considerable success by posting his videos. He delivers motivational speeches and has become an icon among the Asian youth. He also ventured into Project Butterfly.