6 Of The Most Followed American YouTubers


When it comes to content creation on the internet, YouTube is one of the most popular platforms. With millions of people using the platform to watch, share, and create content, it’s no wonder why some of the most subscribed American YouTubers have achieved such massive success.

This article will take a look at some of the most subscribed YouTubers in the United States, the content they create and some of their big successes.

1. Logan Paul


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Logan Paul is an American YouTuber and boxer from Ohio, born in 1995. He rose to fame through his videos on the video-sharing platform Vine and later gained a large following on YouTube. Paul has earned over 23.6 million subscribers on his channel and his videos have amassed over 4 billion views.

He is well-known for his comedy skits, pranks, vlogs, and even his boxing-related content on his channel as he is currently one of the top YouTubers in boxing right now. He has also held multiple professional boxing matches, one of which was against KSI in 2019. Logan Paul is a popular YouTuber and boxer who has achieved a great deal of success.

2. Ninja

Ninja, born in 1991 in Michigan, is a popular YouTuber who has seen tremendous success in recent years. He is best known for his gaming videos and streams, particularly of the popular game Fortnight. He has over 20 million subscribers and has made over 8 billion views on his channel.

He is also well known for his celebrity collaborations, with some of the biggest names in music, film, and sports appearing on his channel. His videos often feature comedic elements, as well as tips and strategies for gamers of all levels.

3. Smosh


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Smosh is an American sketch comedy YouTube channel, originally created by Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox. The channel was founded in 2005, and currently has over 24.9 million subscribers and over 11 billion video views. Smosh’s content ranges from music videos and comedy skits, to parodies and reviews of video games and cartoons.

Some of their most popular videos include their ‘Food Battle’ series, ‘The Big What If’ and ‘Pokémon in Real Life’. They have even released feature films, books and games! Smosh’s content has a wide appeal and their videos have been seen by people all over the world, making them one of the most popular YouTube channels of all time.

4. Dream

Born in 1999, Dream is a popular YouTuber from Florida, who is known for his Minecraft videos. He has been creating content regularly since 2019 and has gained over 31.1 million subscribers. He is known for his unique and creative videos that often involve the use of custom-made maps.

He is also well known for his weekly series, which includes challenges and collaborations with other YouTubers. Known for his anonymous persona, Dream recently uploaded a face reveal video which has gained 49 million views and counting.

5. Markiplier


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Markiplier, born Mark Fischbach, is a renowned YouTuber who has gained immense popularity in the gaming world. His channel features various ‘Let’s Play’ content, and reviews of different games and genres.

He has gained over 34.1 million subscribers and over 14.5 billion video views. He is known for his comedic talent, quick wit, and ability to connect with his audience. His videos often feature a mix of humour, challenge, and excitement.

6. MrBeast

Along with Markiplier, MrBeast is another American YouTuber who is one of the highest-paid YouTube stars right now. With his surge in views over the past few years, MrBeast is now one of the richest, raking in millions of dollars recently.

MrBeast, formally known as Jimmy Donaldson, is a popular YouTube personality, best known for his charitable giving, wacky stunts, and generous donations to charity. He is a self-made millionaire who started his YouTube channel in 2012.

He has since grown to be one of the biggest YouTubers around, with over 122 million subscribers. His videos are a mixture of his wild stunts, social experiments, and outlandish challenges, with a focus on philanthropy.

He has donated millions of dollars to various charities, and he has even started his own charity, Team Trees, to help fight deforestation.

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