American YouTuber Marked Brownlee has just taken a new step. He has amassed a follower count of 15 million subscribers on his youtube channel MKBHD! That’s a huge feat in the career of any YouTuber, especially someone as young as Marque Brownlee.
So to celebrate his achievement, let’s learn a little more about him!
Who is Marques Brownlee?
Marques Keith Brownlee, better known as MKBHD – which stands for Marques Keith Brownlee High definition – is an American YouTuber best known for his tech review videos.
He is also a professional Ultimate Frisbee player for the New York Empire in the American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL), who were the 2019 AUDL Champions. He previously played for the Philadelphia Phoenix (2017) and the Garden State Ultimate (2015-2017).
The 27-year-old recently reached 15 million subscribers on his youtube channel!
He also has his own website MKBHD.com
Family and personal life
Marques Brownlee has one brother – Simone Brownlee. Their parents are Marlon Brownlee and Jeaniene Brownlee.
He grew up in Maplewood, New Jersey, and attended Columbia High School before earning a degree in Business and Information Technology from HoweSchool at Stevens Institute of Technology.
Youtube Career And Accomplishments
Marques Brownlee debuted on YouTube on March 21, 2008. He was just a high school student. His first video was a technology related video. He was reviewing new products or products he already had via his youtube videos. Even after all these years and so much fame, Marques Brownlee has stayed true to his roots. He still posts tech reviews, only to a much larger audience!
Its first hundred videos were mostly hardware tutorials and freeware. His channel currently has 1394 videos and he has nearly 3 billion total views. Each of his videos regularly gets millions and millions of views.
You can check out his latest youtube video here-
With 15 million+ subscribers, his channel is doing extremely well and continues to grow every day!
Marques Brownlee was given the title of “Best Tech Critic on the Planet Right Now” by a former Senior Vice President of Google, Mr. Vivek “Vic” Paul Gundotra.
Marques Brownlee is definitely one of the best and has featured in magazines like The Verge, Forbes, HuffPost, CNET and Time.
Like many other YouTubers, Marques Brownlee has his own successful podcast called Waveform: The MKBHD podcast.
It is focused on electronics and technology, its consumers and related topics. He is listened to by a very large audience and is a hit.
Marques Brownlee announced the launch of his podcast on his YouTube channel on August 13, 2019, in a video titled “Introducing WVFRM: The MKBHD Podcast!”. He also launched a back-the-scenes STUDIO chain a few months ago.
Social media is a great way for young people like Marques to show off their talent and make a real difference to the kind of fans they have, and Marques Brownlee is doing just that.
Needless to say, he achieved a lot at a very young age and we wish him all the love and success going forward!