All efforts go into creating educative, entertaining and inspiring videos for their worldwide fans, but how much are black Youtubers being rewarded for their hardwork?
While there are countless numbers of black content creators among millions of YouTubers, 40 well known names have been compiled together to explore the financial rewards possible for being on the platform.
Amazingly, some of our are favourites are not making as much as thought whereas others are streaming fast ahead of their game.
Notably KSI, his brother – Comedy Gamer Shorts, Patricia Bright, Jackie Aina and Nikki Perkins.
Together the 40 YouTubers have 40+million subscribers accounting for 6 billions views and £8.6 million YouTube fees.
Of these, 42% of subs, 21% of views and 47% of wealth belongs to KSI. Add his other channel “KSIOlajidebt” and brother – Comedy Gamer Shorts – these two are literally the kings of black YouTubers.
The figures also revealed that most of the top 10 richest black YouTubers have other channels, while some over subscribed channels make questionable fees.
See the 40 popular black Youtubers in order of “richest” below.
Figures were compiled from Social Blade on 26.08.2017 and are estimated and rounded up for easy viewing. Copyrights reserved.