IShowSpeed often known as Darren is a young teenager from Ohio, United States who was born on January 21, 2005. He had two younger brothers and lived with his wonderful mother in his hometown during his entire youth.
Darren Watkins Jr. began uploading videos about games and certain aspects of his personal situation during the epidemic without realizing that his channel would acquire millions of views and subscribers.
His love of video games began when he was a young child, and in 2018 while still in high school, he posted his first video on YouTube, which was an NBA 2K18 film. His early days as a YouTuber were not successful.
Meet IShowSpeed Parents And Siblings
IShowSpeed was raised by his parents in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is renowned for his lavish, quirky, and impulsive nature in his gaming and entertainment live videos.
His little sister occasionally comes into his room when he is live-streaming to say goodnight or to communicate with him. His mom and dad are originally from the United States but their identity has not been revealed.
He also has a little brother and resides with his mom, who frequently can be overheard annoying the Youtuber during his live streams by asking him to either stop shouting so loudly or to end broadcasts as a consequence, as per his Fandom bio.
The young American rapper is still in high school, but it is obvious that he despises it. The controversy arises even though the majority of his supporters and web media claim that he is 17 years old rather than 19.
IShowSpeed has revealed his age, most likely to improve his chances of winning dating contests on Discord, but other than that, he has made no further mention of it.
IShowSpeed Nationality, Religion, And Ethnicity
Ishowspeed is originally from the United States and holds American citizenship. The YouTuber practices Christianity religion and he is of mixed ethnicity.
The streamer is from Ohio, and the plurality of individuals in the country still follow Christianity. Statistics demonstrate that the largest number of Christians reside in the United States, and more than 75% of locals identify as Christians.
Darren opened an account for the first time on March 21st, 2016, then on December 21st, 2017 he uploaded his first video. On December 28, 2018, he conducted his first live stream about Fortnite and only 2 viewers watched it on average.
He began posting and hosting live streams on the video games Fortnite Battle Royale and NBA 2K at the start of 2020. He had a weekly subscriber growth rate of 150 and an average of 10 watchers for his live streams in June 2020.
More On IShowSpeed's Net Worth In 2022
Ishowspeed has earned a net worth of around $1 million. He has claimed that, based on the length of his streams, he can make between $75 and $200 for each upload.
According to Social Blade, IShowSpeed generates an estimated $16,000 in revenue from AdSense per month on average. AdSense for his channel says that he receives an average of 6.14.38 thousand views per day and 8.43 million views per month.
The teenage rapper is well known for his fierce battle with Talking Ben from Outfit7's Talking Tom & Friends series, with whom he primarily engages in phone arguments via the Talking Ben the Dog app.