Everything About The American YouTuber/Actor, Yousef Erakat

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As we all know that social media is a great platform for the rising stars to explore their talent to a great mass. The American YouTuber, Yousef Erakat also built his career as a social media personality and has over 10.6 million subscribers on his YouTube channel titled fouseyTUBE. Similarly, he is active on his Instagram profile with over 3.2 million followers.

From his long career as a social media personality, Yousef has collected a hefty amount of money. He has an estimated net worth of $4 Million as of 2020. How much earning he makes from his YouTube channel. As Yousef has so much popularity in social media, his followers never step back to ask about his girlfriend. Who is he dating at present, or leading a single life?

Let’s find out in detail about the life of the social media star including his age, height, siblings, movies, girlfriend, descent, net worth with full bio. Until then, stay tuned with us.

Childhood of Yousef Erakat – Parents & Siblings

Yousef Erakat was born as Yousef Saleh Erakat on 22nd January 1990 in Fremont, California to his Palestinian origin parents. Thus, he holds an American nationality, however, belongs to the Palestinian-American descent.

The childhood picture of Yousef Erakat
The childhood picture of Yousef Erakat
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He was raised as the younger child in his family with his three older siblings; Mohammad Erakat, Ahmad Erakat, and Noura Erakat.

Yousef Erakat with his mother
Yousef Erakat with his mother
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His sister, Noura is a Palestinian American legal scholar, and human rights attorney. Matter of fact, she is active in her career as an activist, writer, and specialist. Yousef had a great interest in acting from an early age. Going to his educational background, he studied Theatre Arts at San Jose State University. In order to make his career as an actor, he moved to Los Angeles from California.

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Yousef Erakat was born into a Muslim religious family. However, he struggled a lot with his religious identity. He has criticized several negative stereotypes of Muslims. As making tattoos is not acceptable in the Muslim religion, he had a nervous breakdown and had removed. He had discussed the topic in one of his vlogs titled WHY I WANTED TO END MY LIFE on 1st July 2014.

Professional Life: Career & Achievements

Yousef Erakat decided to pursue his career in the social media platform and created several YouTube channels at the initial phase of his career. He also had a fitness channel. However, his fame took place after he started uploading Middle Eastern videos. Matter of fact, the MBMuslima Magazine listed him 3rd on the list of “40 Inspiring Muslims Under 40” in 2012. He released his first single “Prideland” as Fousey (stage name) in 2015. His prank videos on YouTube personalities attracted huge mass attention as it reached over a million views.

By the time 3rd June 2017, Yousef already crossed over 10 million subscribers on his YouTube channel entitled, fouseyTUBE. He has over a million views on every video, where some of them have over 100 million views. Erakat has over 100 million views on his videos such as SPIDERMAN IN REAL LIFE PRANK (168M), MORTAL KOMBAT ELEVATOR PRANK! (126M), and HAPPY ENDING MESSAGE PRANK! (113M).

Age, Birthday & Zodiac Sign

Born in the year 1990, Yousef Erakat recently entered his thirties. His age is 30 years as of 2020. Similarly, the Palestinian-American celebrates his birthday every 22nd of January. Besides, his birth sign ‘zodiac sign’ is Aquarius. The people born with Aquarius sun signs are analytical, independent and humanitarian.

Personal Life: Girlfriend & Dating

The 30 years old, Yousef Erakat is active on his Instagram account with over 3.2 million followers. On his Instagram account, he keeps sharing his personal life activities with his fans and followers. The YouTuber keeps his private life a low-key and has not confirmed who is he dating at present. Although he has uploaded a lot of pictures with several girls on his profile, he has not hinted anyone to be his love life.

Yousef Erakat with his girlfriend, Simmi Singh
Yousef Erakat with his girlfriend, Simmi Singh
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As per several sources, Yousef was in a relationship with his former girlfriend, Alycia Tyre. Alycia is a 23 years old Instagram star with over 1.6 million followers on her profile. In 2016, the duo began dating and shortly after that, they two parted their ways with a breakup. Yousef is reported to be dating his long-time friend and popular YouTuber, Simmi Singh from 2018. Erakat had once uploaded a video of pranking Simmi on his YouTube channel.

Although Yousef is quite open about his personal life, he has not directly confirmed any information about his relationship in front of the media. As of 2020, he could be still dating Simmi or also could be enjoying his singledom. Until and unless the duo comes with any other information, the media is unable to claim anything. Besides, Yousef is free of rumors and controversies.

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The American YouTuber, Yousef Erakat stands at a height of 5ft 9 ¾ (177.2 cm).

Net Worth

The main source of Yousef Erakat’s earning is his social media profiles. As he has over millions of followers on his social media accounts, he surely has amassed an incredible amount of money from his long career. According to the Celebrity Net Worth, he has an estimated net worth of $4 Million as of 2020.

Yousef Erakat is spending a lavish life
Yousef Erakat is spending a lavish life
Image Source: Instagram@fousey

As we mentioned earlier, Yousef has collected over 10 million subscribers on his YouTube channel titled fouseyTUBE. He has over 184 uploads with over 1.7 billion video views. As per the Social Blade, he earns between $891 – $14.3K monthly which enables him to earn between $10.7K – $171.1K on a yearly basis.

An Instagram star with over a million followers could make up to $15,000 per post through ads and promotions. Yousef has over 3 million followers on his Instagram from where he surely adds more money to his capital. Therefore, he is leading a lavish life as of 2020.