25 People Who Got Rich Via Youtube

#18 – Ryan Higa – $2 Million

Ryan Higa is a guy who is familiar to all of us – he is the face of the YouTube channel nigahiga. Ryan is one of the most famous YouTube personalities and he is of Japanese descent.

What started out for Ryan Higa as initially posting lip syncing videos of popular songs has turned into a business worth $2 million. Sadly, Ryan’s channel was suspended due to copyright infringement, but Ryan still lives from his old fame and now is a full-time actor. His channel has 18 million subscribers and over 3 billion views.