Whindersson Nunes Success Story
Whindersson Nunes Batista was born on the 5th of January 1995. He is a Brazilian comedian, singer, and YouTuber known for his comedy videos since 2013.The channel has many types of content: from parodies, vlogs, songwriting to movie reviews. His videos are unique because of Its simplistic editing, scenery and costumes used by Whindersson, who almost always is shirtless in a messy room, without any type of editing besides cuts. He always starts his videos with the phrase: “Hey guys watching my channel, how are you?” He humorously portrays subjects of his day-to-day life and childhood. The channel is currently the second most influential YouTube channel, according to research by Snack Intelligence. The most watched video of the channel is the parody entitled WHAT IS THE WIFI PASSWORD – Parody Adele – Hello, that exceeds 69 million views.
Whindersson Nunes also does acting and stand-up. He’s in the cast of “The Penetras 2” with Pc Siqueira, Júlio Cocielo and Maju Trindade as newcomers in the cast and the veterans are: Mariana Ximenes, Marcelo Adnet and Eduardo Sterblitch. Whindersson Nunes is also in the cast called “Internet – The Movie”, along with other famous youtubers, among them are: Kéfera Buchmann, Christian Figueiredo and Rafinha Bastos. The channel hit 10 million subscribers on 14 July 2016, making it the second most subscribed channel in Brazil, behind only to Porta dos Fundos, later surpassing them to become the most subscribed channel of Brazil less than three months later.
Initially, he found success on YouTube in 2012 when he struggled to keep it for up to 2 years when he uploaded a song parody “Alô vó, tô reprovado” which received over 5 million views in first week of its presence when he was invited to Bob Nunes’ house, a popular Brazilian YouTuber, as he didn’t have any place to live afterwards. His channel gained a lot of subscribers and views after that. He has become the most subscribed Brazilian person with around 24 million subscribers recently. His channel has become YouTube’s 11th most subscribed channel. In the list of top 20 most subscribed channels, his channel is the youngest and he has been the youngest user in this list. He also performs stand up comedy and acting along with his YouTube channel.
On July 14, 2016, his YouTube channel has crossed over 10 million subscribers and it has become the second most subscribed channel in Brazil, leaving behind Porta dos Fundos only. Later on, he surpassed them and became the Brazil’s most subscribed YouTube channel around three months later. Snack Intelligence, the division of Snack Network channel on YouTube which analyzes and monitors the audiovisual market in the world, considered Whindersson as the second most influential YouTube star in the world in the same year, followed by Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, also known as PewDiePie. Along with it, Google released a survey in a partnership with Meio & Mensagam and Provokers consultants which revealed him as the second most influential personality in Brazil in the age group of 14 to 17 years old, followed by Luciano Huck.