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Yousef Saleh Erakat is an American YouTuber, vlogger and actor whose YouTube channel titled „fouseyTUBE“ has more than 10 million subscribers, as of April 2020. He was born on January 22, 1990, in Fremont, California. Yousef currently lives in Los Angeles, California. He is in a relationship with his fellow YouTuber Simmi Singh.
Erakat joined YouTube on March 21, 2011, and a few days later he uploaded a video titled „fouseyTUBE INTRO PARODY“. Since YouTube consumers reacted well on his first videos, Yousef continued creating funny videos, sketches, parodies, and challenges. In time, the number of subscribers increased, so today, nine years later, it has several million followers and over a billion and a half views.
The most popular videos on Erakat’s channel are „SPIDERMAN IN REAL LIFE PRANK!“ with 168 million views, and „MORTAL KOMBAT ELEVATOR PRANK!“ with 127 million views.
On January 29, 2014, Yousef created his second YouTube channel titled „DOSEofFOUSEY“. He uses that channel for daily vlogs, travels vlogs, fitness routines, pranks, Q&A videos, e.t.c. So far, his second channel has 3.5 million subscribers, and the most popular videos on it are „SEXY ICE BATH CHALLENGE!!!! „ with 27 million views, and „ARGUING WITH A COP!!!“ with 8.5 million views.
In 2012, he was listed 3rd on the list of “40 Inspiring Muslims Under 40” by „MBMuslima Magazine“. Three years later Yousef won the Streamy Award in the category of „Show of the Year“, and the next year he was named of the „Entertainer of the Year“.
Along with his YouTube career, he builds an acting career, too. From 2014 to 2016, he appeared in three TV shows, series and short movies – “Twin Blocked”, “We Love You”, and “Experiment 88”. Erakat played Jonathan in the horror-comedy “Boo! A Madea Halloween”,
and its sequel “Boo 2! A Madea Halloween” in 2016, and 2017. He also released a few songs, that gained the attention of his subscribers on YouTube.
Yousef is also pretty popular on other social media networks. He has 3.3 million followers on Instagram and 1.1 million followers on Twitter. He uses his social profiles to communicate with his fans, but also to promote different products and services from many famous brands and companies.
Yousef Erakat is born in Fremont, California. His parents came to the USA from Palestina. His father Mohammad Erakat is an oral surgeon who also runs his own YouTube channel titled „The Kat Doctor“. Yousef’s mother also has her own cooking channel called „The Kat Chef“.
He grew up with an older sister named Noura, and two older brothers named Ahmad and Mohammad. After finishing high school, Yousef attended San Jose University. He majored in theatre arts and moved to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career.
Yousef has been in a short relationship with Alycia Tyre in 2016. In July 2018, he started dating his fellow YouTuber, Simmi Singh. Simmi runs a self-titled YouTube channel that has almost a million subscribers.
Yousef Erakat is 5 ft 10 in (178 cm) tall and weighs around 174 lbs (79 kg).
By closely watching and examining his videos on YouTube we concluded the following list of equipment he has…
FouseyTUBE uses two cameras. First one is Sony A7S II mirrorless camera. We couldn’t figure out which lens is attached to his camera. He uses second camera for vlogging and it’s the Canon G7X mark II model.
FouseyTUBE uses Rode VideoMic Pro microphone.
He has two tripods. One is the basic Manfrotto mini tripod – PIXI. We couldn’t find his second tripod model.
Incredible aerial shots he usually takes with DJI Phantom 4 drone.
PC / Laptop and Editing Software
Yousef uses Apple Macbook Pro 15” versions from 2018 and he edits his videos with the Final Cut Pro software.
Income and Net worth
According to the “SocialBlade.com”, YouTube channel titled “fouseyTUBE” earns between $609 and $9.7K a month, which is between $7.3K and $117K a year.
His other channel “DOSEofFOUSEY” earns between $315 and $5K a month. As of April 2020, Yousef Erakat has an estimated net worth of more than $5 million.
- YouTube: fouseyTUBE @ YouTube
- YouTube: DOSEofFOUSEY @ YouTube
- YouTube: KATS @ YouTube
- Instagram: fouseyTUBE @ Instagram
- Twitter: fouseyTUBE @ Twitter
- Facebook: fouseyTUBE @ Facebook