YouTube is adjudged as the largest and yet the most diverse content creation platform. The site has encouraged content creators from all walks of life to share their thoughts and also develop another career in social media influencing. Jake Paul is a YouTuber whose surge to fame has greatly been attributed to the controversial videos that he has been sharing on the platform. How has he garnered so much influence despite his line of thoughts and actions?
The sensational American YouTuber has been the talk of the internet ever since he split with his wife, who is also an icon on the platform. It is interesting how he has managed to separate that personal aspect of his life and still do exceedingly well in his career. Jake Paul stands among the highest-paid YouTubers and social media influencers. What is the charm behind this successful content creator?
Jake Paul profile summary
Full name: Jake Joseph Paul
Jake Paul birthday: 17th January
Age: 23 years
Jake Paul Instagram: jakepaul
Jake Paul Twitter: jakepaul
Jake Paul biography
What started as a passion for sharing comical videos has slowly transformed into a lucrative career that has seen Jake Paul wade his way into the Forbes list of the highest-paid content creators on YouTube. His transcendence to fame draws its roots back to his Vine hosting service where he shared short videos. This young man is handsome and charismatic. Jake Paul height is 1.83m.
Jake Paul age
Jake Joseph Paul was born on 17th January 1993 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Currently, he is twenty-three years old.
Jake Paul family
He is the son of Gregory Allan and Pamela Ann Stepnick and the younger brother to Logan Paul. Logan has also ventured into the YouTube space and shares vlogs that have also thrived in controversy.
Jake Paul girlfriend
Jake had been dating Tana Mongeau, who is also a YouTube sensation, since April 2019. In July that year, they got engaged and later, got married, although their union is not legal. When they opened up about dating, their story helped them gain hundreds of thousands of subscribers. In December 2019, they announced that they were taking a break from the union because of their crazy lives. It is still unclear how the fate of their marriage will be since Tana hinted about the nine months of their relationship being turbulent.
Jake Paul career
In 2015, he landed a role in Bizaardvark, a production by Disney Channel, where he played the role of Dirk. On 22nd July 2017, Disney declared that the channel had agreed with him that he would no longer pull the character in the show. He later announced that he would focus on building his brand and his YouTube channel.
On his 20th birthday, he launched Team 10, an entertainment collaboration which had an investment of $1 million channelled towards influencer marketing. Later that year, he collaborated with Team 10 to release the music video It's Everyday Bro. One month after he had uploaded the video, it accumulated more than 70 million views and was ranked the third most disliked video on YouTube.
In 2018, Jake Paul and Logan Paul announced that they would be facing KSI and his younger brother, Deji in two white-collar boxing matches. Logan battled KSI while Jake faced Deji and was declared the winner.
In December 2019, he made his debut in professional boxing and announced that he would be battling AnEsonGib. Jake won the match through a technical knockout on the first round.
Jake Paul net worth
How much is Jake Paul worth? His net worth will have you floored at how lucrative his career is. At the age of twenty-three, Jake Paul net worth 2020 stands at $19 million. This figure is greatly attributed to the videos that he shares on YouTube as well as the sale of his merchandise. His channel boasts of a whopping 19.8 million subscribers.
Jake Paul songs
Do you think that he would pass for a rapper or a pop artist? The only way to find out is through his music. These are some of the best-performing songs that he has released:
1. Jake Paul - It's Everyday Bro (Song) feat. Team 10
This was his first hit, and he released it in May 2017. Currently, it has more than 261 million views.
2. Jake Paul - I Love You Bro (Song) feat. Logan Paul
This song was his second, and he featured his elder brother Logan. It has so far accumulated more than 164 million views.
3. Jake Paul - JERIKA (Song) feat. Erika Costell & Uncle Kade
JERIKA is a jam that boasts of a beautifully curated video of two people who are in love. It has so far accumulated more than 56 million views on YouTube.
4. Jake Paul - YouTube Stars Diss Track
This controversial track came out in 2017 and has so far gathered more than 52 million views.
5. Jake Paul - These Days
These Days is one of his most recent projects and has so far gathered more than 7 million views.
Jake Paul education
In February 2020, Paul and other social media influencers launched Financial Freedom Movement, which is an online program whose focus is the millennial generation. The main goal of Financial Freedom Movement is to instil knowledge on how to monetise social media presence.
At the age of twenty-three, Jake Paul is swimming in success. Despite the hurdles, he has shown so much brevity in his ability to set boundaries between his career and personal life. He has also demonstrated how much success one can gain on social media.