iDubbbzTV is an American YouTuber and Vlogger renowned for his comedy series (Content Cop, Kickstarter Crap, and Bad Unboxing) which basically critiques the YouTube and vlogging culture. His diss videos, which also satirizes popular online trends, have proved to be a big hit with the viewing public. As at August 2018, his channel has over 7 million subscribers and his videos have been viewed at least a billion times. His videos and feuds have also inspired numerous internet memes. There is certainly no doubt that iDubbbzTV is one modern day internet celebrities that is taking YouTube by storm. Get to know more about him here including his biography, family life, and girlfriend.
iDubbbzTV (Ian Carter) Biography
iDubbbzTV was born and named Ian Carter on the 27th of July 1990. There are not many details about his early life including his education history. We, however, do know that he is a native of San Antonio Texas.
With regard to his YouTube career, iDubbbzTV started out as a gamer. He created his first YouTube channel on the 12th of August 2012 and began posting videos of himself playing video games. He posted his first gaming video on the 30th of August 2012 and continued posting video game commentaries with which he gathered quite a decent following until March 2013 when he switched to his first satirical vlog titled Gaming News Crap. The highly successful vlog spurned other satirical series such as Content Cop, Kickstarter Crap, and Bad Unboxing.
The Content Cop series basically mocks the half-baked content of other YouTubers. iDubbbzTV has released at least 10 content cop videos and his ‘targets’ include popular YouTubers such as Tana Mongeau, FINE BROS, Leafy and RiceGum. The series have proved very popular with fans and has attracted over 60 million views. Kickstarter Crap, on the other hand, makes fun of poorly packaged crowdfunding requests on such crowdfunding platforms like Kickstarter and Indiegogo. Bad Unboxing lampoons the YouTube genre of unboxing videos. Unboxing involves an individual videoing his reaction as he unwraps a new purchase for the very first time. Such purchases are usually technological devices such as laptops, computers, and phones. Others are games, fashion and beauty items.
Due to his vlogs which basically critiques other YouTubers, iDubbbzTV has been involved in a number of well-documented feuds with his peers. In September 2016, he released an episode of Content Cop in which he criticized Leafy, a popular video game streamer and vlogger. He labeled Leafy a bully and mocked him for his ‘inferiority chin complex’. The videos garnered massive views and Leafy lost some of his subscribers as a result. Another of iDubbbzTV’s famous beefs was with popular vlogger, Tana Mongeau. The beef started in December 2016 when Mongeau criticized iDubbbzTV for his use of derogatory words such as the n-word and retard.
He responded by pranking Mongeau at a convention in San Francisco in January 2017. He also released a Content Cop video where he showed Mongeau using the n-word in the past. The video got more than 3 million views and Mongeau had to issue an apology. iDubbbzTV’s latest Content Cop episode was released in October 2017 and focuses on popular YouTuber and rapper, RiceGum. The video was accompanied by a diss track known as Asian Jake Paul.
The popular YouTuber is in a relationship with fellow internet personality, Anisa Jomha. They started seeing each other in October 2016 and are still going stronger. Jomha was born on the 25th of January 1993 in the Canadian city of Alberta. She started out as a video game streamer on Twitch playing games such as League of Legends and became popular for her preference of wearing cleavage-revealing outfits. Jomha has since moved on to YouTube where she posts videos discussing a wide range of issues. As they say, a couple that works together stays together. iDubbbzTV and his girlfriend often collaborate on their vlogs. For instance, the encounter between him and Tana Mongeau at the San Francisco convention was recorded by his girlfriend.
Not much is known about the family life of the social media influencer. We, however, do know that he has two brothers named Troy and Kevin and that his father is a plumber. iDubbbzTV has also revealed that he has a mixed ethnicity comprising of English, Polish, German, Czech, Spanish, Native American and Italian ancestry. There is a controversy as to what his real surname is. Some believe it is Carter while others argue that it is Kovic.