Lilly Singh Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education and Career
Lilly Singh Net Worth 2020 – Lilly Singh alias Superwoman, undoubtedly one of the most talented YouTube stars, rapper, actress and comedian, is the first South Asian comedian on YouTube and one of the fastest growing celebrities in the video-sharing website.
Lilly Singh was born on 26 September 1988, in Scarborough, Ontario, and was also raised there. Her sister named her Lilly because a girl in her class bore the name and she liked it. As a child, the YouTube goddess was a tomboy.
She acquired her elementary education at Mary Shadd Public School and later attended Lester B. Pearson Collegiate Institute, Toronto, graduating from there in 2006. She continued her education at York University in Toronto, graduating in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
Miss Lilly was on the verge of enrolling at graduate school when she decided to start making YouTube videos in a bid to deal with her long-time depression. Speaking of the time when she battled depression, Lilly said she felt directionless and goalless.
However, during a vacation in the Dominican Republic, she made up her mind to get a YouTube channel and began producing videos.
On October 28, 2010, her YouTube channel was launched. She chose the name “IISuperwomanII” for her channel because, according to her, she had a childhood idea that there was an invisible S on her chest, which made her believe that she could do anything.
With her engaging personality and comedic videos, Lilly was able to gain 1,000 subscribers within four months of launching her channel. As of December 18, 2018, she had 14,454,040 subscribers and 2,902,970,941 views.
On Dec 26, 2011, she created a second channel called “SuperwomanVlogs”. Here, she showed in details, her daily activities, including behind the scenes footage from her videos.
From the time she created the channel, she used it to upload videos until August 2014 when she started putting up daily vlogs till date.
The channel now has more than 2.6 million subscribers and well over 389 million views.
Following her popularity, she started getting involved in other ventures. She appeared in a number of TV shows in 2014 and also featured in the Indo-Canadian movie “Dr. Cabbie.”
With her YouTube business off the ground, Lilly left her parent’s house in Markham, Ontario, in December 2015 and relocated to Los Angeles to build her career further.
That same year, she made People’s Ones to Watch List, received her first MTV Fandom Award, won her first Streamy Award and was also nominated for two Teen Choice Awards.
2016 was a very big year for her. She was among Fast Company Magazine’s 100 Most Creative People in Business and was recognized by Variety magazine as one of their 10 Comics to Watch for 2016.
Lilly Singh was also honoured at the Just For Laughs Film Festival which took place in Montreal and she clinched two Teen Choice Awards.
2017 began for the YouTube star with a People’s Choice Award for Favorite YouTube Star and in September of that year, she took home her fourth Streamy Award.
In March 2017, Lilly released her first book titled How to be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life, which became a #1 New York Times best-seller and won a Goodreads Award same year.
Lilly Singh has a net worth of $16 million.
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