Ever wondered if you could simply sit back at home and make millions with the internet being the only resource? Surely you would have given it a thought. But do you feel just using the internet can turn you into a millionaire? Well, this is what has happened in the case of Ricegum.
Bryan Quang Le, popularly recognized by his YouTube name Ricegum, is an American YouTuber who makes millions with his funny videos. Not just the quirky YouTube name that calls the attention of 10 million subscribers but the rollicking videos that made him a YouTube sensation.
Want some tips to be filthy rich in your twenties? Amazed at how Ricegum skyrocketed to fame? Keep on reading to find out more about Ricegum, his life before and after fame, his career, his exciting style of entertainment and his net worth as of 2019.
Biography & Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Bryan Quang Le|
|Age||22 years, |
Born on 19 November 1996
|Height||6ft ¾ in (184.8 cm)|
|Net Worth||$8 Million|
|Source of Wealth||Rapper, YouTuber|
Ricegum was born to a Vietnamese couple on the 19th of November, 1996 in Nevada, Las Vegas. He has a sister and a younger brother. He went to the University of Nevada but later on dropped it to focus entirely on his YouTube channel. He also dropped down a scholarship from Harvard University to continue his career as a YouTuber. He currently resides in Las Vegas with his friends namely Faze Clan, Alissa Violet and many others. He initially started by posting his videos where he was seen playing video games. Later on, he went for diss songs and rose to popularity. He came into limelight with his video series ‘These Kids Must Be Stopped.’ The series was created to give out a message to children who misuse the renowned app Musical.ly. He currently creates vlogs and diss tracks to run his channel.
Ricegum Personal Life: Affair, Girlfriend & Family
Talking about Ricegum’s own life, he has managed to stay away from link ups. Being a YouTube celeb, it’s hard for him to avoid controversies and has been involved in a few. A famous YouTuber, Ian Carter once mocked him through his channel ‘Content Cop.’ The video managed to garner 30 million viewers and was liked and shared by many. Though as a consequence the footage made Ricegum lose some subscribers, he sooner or later got an increase in his number of followers.
Ricegum was once seen deriding a rape victim in his videos after which the people were outraged and criticized him for such an absurd act. Bhad Bhabie and many other famous YouTubers are some of the names with whom Ricegum was once stuck in a controversy.
Ricegum did not have an ace up the sleeve that made him a star. It was the 24th of September, 2012 when Ricegum entered the world of YouTube. He started his channel by the name Ricegum and directly uploaded his videos where he was seen playing video games. It was when he did the Twitch streaming that brought him a large bunch of subscribers. After that, he made a YouTube series with the title ‘These Kids Must Be Stopped’ which was much applauded by the viewers.
He, later on, moved on to creating parodies and diss tracks of famous songs. One of his parodies was of the famous song ‘It’s Everyday Bro’ sung by Jake Paul which became famous for its quirky lyrics. Also, it starred Alissa Violet, another famous YouTuber.
Currently, his tracks have made him achieve the 25th rank in the Billboard chart. His song ‘It’s Every Night Sis’ was featured at the 80th position in the Billboard music.
Moreover, he runs another YouTube channel by the name RicegumExtra which also have about 1.5 million subscribers. Adding a pinch of wit and wisdom to random videos has earned him the attention of the viewers.
On Awards & Achievements:
Apart from having 10 million subscribers and 1.6 billion views on his videos, which is not less than any achievement, Ricegum has grabbed the 80th rank in the Billboards music chart by his song ‘It’s Every Night Sis‘ featuring Alissa Violet. Also, this track was tagged as a platinum number with 2.4 million likes. At present, his channel holds the 200th rank in being the most subscribed channel.
Ricegum Salary, Net Worth & Earning
One cannot deny the fact that people with millions of followers make millions of money. In the same way, Ricegum also manages to make a considerable amount of revenue with his witty diss tracks. As of 2019, his net worth is $8 million. He recently bought a Mercedes-Benz S550! He also sells his t-shirts online, ranging from $25 to $45 to make additional revenue. A young fellow both in age and heart, Ricegum has years to build up a fortune and at the pace at which he is going, he is destined for the stars!
Five facts you need to know about Ricegum
Ricegum’s first viral video surfaced in 2015, and soon, he found himself under the spotlight. His videos are mostly satirical, and he uses his channel to roast other YouTubers and web stars. But that isn’t all to his quirky personality. We have dug a few interesting facts about the young Youtuber that we bet many of you wouldn’t know!
• He dropped a scholarship from Harvard University to pursue his career as a YouTuber.
• He is the only YouTuber to make a mark in the Billboard 100 charts.
• He started as a video game player and turned into a rapper later which made him a YouTube celeb.
• He is a member of a group of famous YouTubers named CloutGang.
• He once uploaded a video of his sister and had to remove it was getting a lot of negative comments.
Like any typical teenager, RiceGum loved playing video games and first set up his Youtube channel to share his experiences about his favorite video game ‘Call of Duty.’ Little did he know that he would one day become a star of Youtube. There is no denying the fact that Ricegum is a perfect blend of wit and humour. We hope to see more from the young internet sensation and hope he uses his stardom carefully!