Yousef Saleh Erakat (born January 22, 1990SPIDERMAN IN REAL LIFE PRANK! which has gotten more than 120 million views to date. Yousef usually gets around 1-3 Million views on each upload.), more popularly known on YouTube as fouseyTUBE, is a well known award winning YouTuber and Prankster. Born and raised in Fremont, California, he initially had his videos focused on spoofing Middle Eastern culture (specifically parents), but has since evolved into prank videos, challenges and skits. His most viewed video at the moment is
Rise To Fame
Erakat has always had a passion for entertaining folks. He began by just entertaining his family and then joined the high school play. Yousef then created the FouseyTUBE YouTube channel on the 21st of March 2011. He uploaded his first video four days later titled, fouseyTUBE Intro Parody. The video has got more than 25,000 views to date, suggesting he became popular almost instantly. Throughout 2012, he continued to upload. Yousef got his name on YouTube through his Middle Eastern Families Skit, which at the time, was a very original series. Yousef played 6 characters himself, not afraid to put on wigs, dresses and run around. Yousef first big hit was a prank video called "YOGA PANTS PRANK!" which has up to 28 Million views and number 1 on his channel for 9 months until his MORTAL KOMBAT ELEVATOR PRANK, which was then surpassed by his SPIDERMAN IN REAL LIFE PRANK!. He gained many subscribers and views from these videos. He also grabbed the attention of media with his several social experiments such as, THE BULLYING EXPERIMENT!, THE HOMELESS CHILD EXPERIMENT!, THE KIDNAPPING CHILDREN EXPERIMENT!, and many others. With these experiments, he managed to get on talk shows and news networks, further boosting his popularity. Yousef then decided to make a vlog channel called fouseyVILLE which he uploaded a vlog every Friday. Yousef then deleted all these vlogs later on, but then took to vlogging once more on the DOSEofFOUSEY. This new channel had new vlogs everyday but a few months later, Yousef put almost all his vlogs on private leaving a few and he left. He then stopped uploading for around 4 months before uploading another vlog. Fousey claims he left YouTube for business reasons such has an upcoming talk show and video shoots. Fousey is currently actively vlogging his life. His vlogging fan base is called the DOF Bruh Bruhs. He has also landed acting roles due to his popularity on YouTube and online culture in general, his most recent acting role being in a apart of the movie "Boo! 2 A Madea Halloween", a highly popular series of movies which has featured many famous YouTubers besides Fousey, one being Liza Koshy.
List Of Subscriber Milestones For FouseyTUBE
fouseyTUBE Hit 1 Million Subscribers On January 12, 2014.
fouseyTUBE Hit 2 Million Subscribers On March 31, 2014.
fouseyTUBE Hit 3 Million Subscribers On July 2, 2014.
fouseyTUBE Hit 4 Million Subscribers On September 2, 2014.
fouseyTUBE Hit 5 Million Subscribers On March 8, 2015.
fouseyTUBE Hit 6 Million Subscribers On June 13, 2015.
fouseyTUBE Hit 7 Million Subscribers On September 16, 2015.
fouseyTUBE Hit 8 Million Subscribers On January 22, 2016.
fouseyTUBE Hit 10 Million Subscribers On June 3, 2017
List Of Video View Milestones For fouseyTUBE
fouseyTUBE Hit 1 Billion Video Views On December 13th, 2015.
List Of Subscriber Milestones For DOSEofFOUSEY
DOSEofFOUSEY Hit 1,000,000 Subscribers On June 11, 2015.
DOSEofFOUSEY Hit 2,000,000 Subscribers On December 1, 2015.
- Yousef has bipolar disorder but and has learned to more or less manage it.
- "Fousey" is his name backwards.
- Yousef has been called arrogant and sensitive which is one of the his major controveries. He disgresses the allegations however.
- Now vlogs with his family with a different channel "The Kats Family" and says he is the happiest he has ever been in his life. Some people think he is being crazy.
- Got into a famous fake beef with fellow popular YouTuber, RiceGum in early 2017.
- Many say his channel "died" in 2016.