Dec 19, 2019

8-yr old named highest earning YouTuber again

An eight-year-old boy who reviews toys has been named as the highest earning YouTuber, for the second year in a row.

Ryan Kaji, of Ryan's World, earned $26m (£20m) in 2019, up from $22m in 2018, according to an annual top-10 ranking by Forbes, based on estimated earnings between June 2018 and June 2019.

YouTube accounts Dude Perfect and Nastya came in second and third, with $20m and $18m respectively.

And between them, the 10 highest paid YouTubers of 2019 earned $162m.

(BBC News)