Biography

Real Name: Lilly Singh

Birthdate: September 26, 1988

Age: 29

Hometown: Scarborough, Ontario, Canada

Nationality: Canadian

Occupation: YouTuber, Actress, Model, Singer/Rapper, Vlogger, Dancer, Comedian, Motivational Speaker

Residence: Los Angeles, California, USA

Lily Singh is a Canadian YouTuber, Actress, Model, Singer/Rapper, Vlogger, Dancer, Comedian, and Motivational Speaker who became famous for her YouTube channel. She was born on September 26, 1988, in Scarborough, Toronto. Her father Malwindar Singh and mother Sukhwinder Singh are both from Punjab, India and she was also raised in a Sikh environment. She also has an older sister named Tina.

Lily Singh with her parents

According to Lilly, she was a tomboy as a child. He always wore oversized clothes and loved wrestling. She is a big fan of the wrestler The Rock. She also said that her mom used to say she is like that became while her mom was pregnant, she secretly wanted a boy. From childhood, she wanted to become a superstar rapper or an actress. She attended the Mary Shadd Public School and later graduated from Lester B. Pearson Collegiate Institute. In 2010, she graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology from the York University.

During the 3rd year of the University, Lilly went through a serious depression due to which at a time, she had lost her desire to live. However, she learned to overcome her depression as the years passed. After some time, while Lilly was on a vacation with her family, she decided to begin her journey in YouTube and started making videos in order to make other people smile which would eventually make her happy as well. As an adult, Lilly used to live with her parents, however, at the end of 2015, she moved to Los Angeles to further pursue her career.

Career and Net Worth

In 2010, Lilly started her YouTube channel with the name “IISuperwomanII”. According to her, the name Superwoman made her feel powerful when she was a child. During her childhood, she used to imagine she had an invisible “S” on her chest that gave her power. In her YouTube channel, she posted many comedy videos which mostly consisted her parody version of Indian parents. She also posted videos such as Type of People and how her parents would react to certain videos and situations.

One of her most popular videos is How Girls Get Ready. In all of her video, she plays most of the character by herself including her parents and her friends. Later, she frequently collaborated with celebrities including, The Rock (Dwayne Johnson), Selena Gomez, James Franco, Priyanka Chopra, Seth Rogen, Noah Schnapp and Caleb McLaughlin. She currently has over 13 million subscribers on her channel and over 3 billion views on her main channel.

Lily Singh & The Rock

Aside from this channel, Lilly also created a vlogging channel titled “SuperwomanVlogs” in 2011. In the channel, she posts vlogs which consist her daily activities and behind the scenes of her videos. The channel currently has over 2 million subscribers and over 300 million views.

Alongside YouTube, is also a rapper and a singer. In 2013, he was featured in the Punjabi song “Hipshaker” by Jassi Sidhu. She also rapped in the song “Mauj Ki Malharein” which was a song from a Bollywood movie titled “Gulaab Gang”. The song has over 800k views on Youtube. In 2014, she collaborated with her friend Kanwar Singh, popularly known as Humble The Poet, released her first song titled “#LEH”. The song has over 16 million views on YouTube. The following year, she also released a music video in collaboration with Canadian artist Sickick for the song “The Clean Up Anthem” which has over 9 million views. In the same year, she released another video of the song “#IVIVI” which is Roman numerals for Toronto’s area code 416 which has over 4 million views. Later, in 2016, she released another music video for the song “Voices” which included 5 songs representing the voices in her head. This video has over 8.5 million views on YouTube.

Lilly Singh is also an actor an a  dancer. In 2011, she appeared as a background dancer in the movies “Speedy Singhs” and “Thank You”. Later in 2014, she appeared in a small role in an Indo-Canadian production titled “Dr. Cabbie”. In 2016, Lilly did the voice-over of the characters Bubbles and Misty who are miniature unicorns in the movie “Ice Age: Collision Course”. She also had a cameo in the movie “Bad Moms”. She also appeared in the Disney series “Bizaardvark” as herself. She also had her own web series such as “Giving Back Glam”, “The Tube’s Hautest”, and “Lana Steele: Makeup Spy” in I Love Makeup channel on YouTube. She was also cast in the HBO movie “Fahrenheit 451”.

Lily Singh won People Choice Awards 2016

In 2015, Lilly went on a world tour titled “A Trip To Unicorn Island” which was also documented and was released as the feature movie “A Trip To Unicorn Island”. Later, the movie won the Feature category in the 2016 Streamy Awards. In the same day, she also received an award for her Girl Love Challenge Campaign in the category of Social Good Campaign. The tour was held in countries such as India, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, UK, Dubai, Canada, Trinidad and Tobago, and the United States. In the same year, she also won the Social Superstar of the Year award at the MTV Fandom Awards and First Person Award at the Streamy Awards. In 2017, she released her first book titled “How To Be a Bawse: A Guide to Conquering Life”. In the same year, she received the Favorite YouTube Star Award at the 2017 People’s Choice Award and First Person and Purpose Awards Honoree, Creator at the Streamy Awards.

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Lilly Singh’s total net worth is estimated to be 8 million dollars. She mostly earns from the views and subscribers from her YouTube channels. She currently bought a house in Los Angeles. She also owns a Mercedes Benz A45 AMG. From her YouTube channel, it is estimated that he earns 12.2k to 195.6K dollars on a monthly basis which means yearly, she earns around 146.7K to 2.3 million dollars. On a daily basis, Lilly’s YouTube channel gains an average of 4684 new subscribers and 1,630,110 views.

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