|Real Name:||Danny Duncan|
|Birthday:||July 27, 1992|
|Net Worth:||$4.5 million|
|Occupation:||American YouTuber, Internet Personality|
His YouTube introduction reads “Hi I’m Danny Duncan and I make videos that make me laugh”. So, if he can laugh at his videos, you should too. Danny is an American internet personality with a self-titled YouTube channel. As of August 2020, Danny Duncan’s fortune is more than $4.5 million. Want to know how he started and earned his money? Let’s take a look
Career Ups and Downs
Born in Eaglewood, Florida, Danny got raised by his mother. His parents got separated when he was just a little kid. He has two siblings, one sister, and one stepbrother. Danny had a rough and hard childhood. His mother struggled to raise him and his siblings. That made Duncan work hard and work even at a young age.
He studied high school at Lemon Bay in Eaglewood, Florida. After high school, he got his first job. Danny started at Walgreens but quit because he didn’t like the job. That is how he started his YouTube career.
In the beginning, he posted skateboarding videos on his channel. He also posted about fixing ankle injuries. His sense of humor and sarcasm got noticed by Jason Lee, a former skateboarder. He is the one that helped Danny build a YouTube fan base.
Danny then started working with Christopher Chan, another YouTuber. They made their first video Steve Hamilton – The Chosen One. In the video, he appeared naked punching a bag. The video gave his audience an idea of what to expect from him. Danny continued doing pranks and posting videos. And by 2016, he amassed quite the following and attention.
In 2016, he got his first viral video, Fаllіng with 30,000 Pennies. The video amassed more than 15 million views instantly. In the video, he pretends to fall down while carrying a box with 30,000 coins. This is his most-viewed video to date, with more than 30 million views.
Danny loves to show his love for his family. He is close to them and often features them in prank videos. For example, he posted the video “Surprised my sister with a new car”. In the video, he drowns his sister’s old car and buys her a new one. He also goes grocery shopping with his family.
In 2018, he wanted to try a music career. He didn’t succeed. But Danny did release a song, I’m Upset. Frankly, it was more of a reaction song after somebody stole his new scooter.
Danny gets a huge following and millions of views on his videos. In 2017 he launched his own merchandise line under Virginity Rocks. In 2018, he went on a Virginity Rocks tour around the United States. Starting from Los Angeles, the tour covered big cities like New York, Dallas, Nashville, and more. It ended on August 2, 2018, in Chicago.
In some videos, Danny can cross the line. He is no stranger to controversy. He published a video in which he made a pool on the back of his pick-up truck and drove it on the highway. But he got booked for endangering his safety and the safety of other drivers. He also stirred controversy after gifting his mother a giant penis-shaped mailbox.
Danny works and hangs out with other YouTubers like Andrew Hill and Christopher Chan. And he also wants to work as an actor in the future.
His greatest achievement is working as a successful YouTube personality in a competitive business. He earns a lot of money through his YouTube channel. How much? Let’s take a look at Danny Duncan’s cash flow.
Danny makes money online, especially on social media platforms. This is the new form of self-employment taking over the world. It is a lucrative business that many people in the contemporary world enter. Some people think that he seems richer than he is. Others say that he got lucky with his YouTube fame. Yet, as of August 2020, Danny Duncan’s fortune is more than $4.5 million.
His primary source of income is YouTube. There, he has more than five million subscribers and gets an average of one million views per day. That helps him earn more than $5,000 per day or more than $1.8 million per year from ads alone.
So far, his channel accumulated more than 1 billion views. The list of popular videos includes Going downstairs on a Hoverboard, Grocery Shopping with Danny Duncan 4, Falling with 30,000 pennies, and more.
Apart from his YouTube pranks and videos, he launched a clothing line in 2017. Danny sells merchandise online through his website. And so far, he earned up to $1 million from his products.
Last, but not least, Duncan went on a tour in the USA in 2018. The tour covered big cities like Dallas, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, and more. With the goal of promoting his brand, the Virginity Rocks tour proved a success.
The struggles he faced as a child motivated him to work hard. He got raised by a single mother. After earning millions, he bought his mother a new house and posted the video. As of August 2020, he is single. Danny Duncan’s fortune is more than $4.5 million.