Who is Lilly Singh and what is her net worth 2018? Lilly Singh is a YouTube personality from Canada who is known by the YouTube username of IISuperwomanII. She is also an actress, singer, vlogger, writer, and comedian. She has got more than 12 million subscribers on YouTube and her videos have been viewed over 2 billion times. In Instagram, she has over 6.8 million followers. In 2016, she was placed at #3 in the world’s highest paid YouTube stars by Forbes. In 2017, she was placed at No. 1 in the Top Influencers List (Entertainment) by Forbes. In the same year, Singh released her debut book entitled ‘How to be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life’.
Lilly Singh was born in Scarborough, Toronto, on September 26, 1988. She was born to parents Sukhwinder Singh and Malwinder Singh. Both were parents were from Punjab in India. She has a sister; Tina and was raised as a Sikh. She went to the Mary Shadd Public School and later went to Lester B. Pearson Collegiate Institute. In 2006, she completed her graduation and enrolled in York University.
In 2010, Singh earned her BA degree in psychology. Singh has made frequent visits to India and has struggled with depression. To overcome her depression, she used to create videos for YouTube. To further her career, she lives with her parents in Markham, Ontario, Canada. In 2015, Singh moved to Los Angeles, USA.
Lilly Singh is not yet married. However, she is dating another YouTube star named Yousef Erakat since 2015. This was revealed by her on her Facebook page.
In 2010, Lilly Singh created a YouTube channel under “IISuperwomanII”. In her videos, she documents meeting celebrities and also shows her Punjabi culture. She also has a fictional series about her parents and the character of both is played by her. Her most famous video is How Girls Get Ready.
On her main channel, she has a segment called ‘Lilly Live’. In the segment, the fans question her through other social media platforms. She has also made a YouTube channel for Dwayne Johnson. In October 2016, her subscribers reached to 10 million. She also has another channel ‘SuperwomanVlogs’ where she includes her daily activities.
“SuperwomanVlogs” has got over 234 million views with more than 2 million subscribers. In 2013, she was seen in the Punjabi song called “Hipshaker” along with Jassi Sidhu. A year later, she rapped the song “Mauj Ki Malharein” for the Hindi film ‘Gulaab Gang’. Singh then released another song “#LEH” along with Kanwer Singh.
This was followed by “The Clean Up Anthem” with Sickick. She has also appeared in several films including Thank You, Speedy Singhs, Dr. Cabbie, and Bad Moms. In 2016, she lent her voice to the animated movie Ice Age: Collision Course. She has also done various live performances and has appeared in television shows.
In 2015, Lilly Singh won the MTV Fandom Award as Social Superstar of the Year. She has also won two Streamy Awards and has been nominated in four categories of the 2017 Streamy Awards. In 2016, she won two Teen Choice Awards out of three nominations. She won the 2017 People’s Choice Award in the category of Favorite YouTube Star. She was also nominated for the Shorty Awards in 2014.
Lilly Singh Net Worth
Lilly Singh became popular after uploading her videos on YouTube. She is the world’s third highest paid YouTube star. Lilly Singh’s net worth is an estimated $10 million. She owes this fortune to her success on YouTube. In 2016, she earned $7.5 million. Her videos have been viewed over 2 billion times. She is a writer and released her book in 2017.
She has also received various accolades and has appeared in many movies and TV shows. Singh will be seen in the upcoming film ‘Fahrenheit 451’. In 2015, she appeared in the documentary ‘A Trip to Unicorn Island’. In 2016, she appeared on The Today Show, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
Lilly Singh is also a philanthropist and was made the UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 2017. She has worked with several artists like Dwayne Johnson, Debby Ryan, Ed Sheeran, and Ariana Grande.