Benson Smith is an American TikTok star who has gained a huge number of fans on her social media. Benson Smith is more popularly known across the web by the username ‘bxns0n.’ Furthermore, she is openly a lesbian and an LGBT activist.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Benson Smith was born on 28 February 1999, in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. As of 2021, she is 22 years old. She holds an American nationality and his zodiac sign is Pisces. She has a sister named Chrissie. Her mother’s name is Kristina Smith who lost custody of her children but gained it back in 2017. And her father’s name is not mentioned.
She has four siblings, including a sister named Savannah and a brother named Kyle but the names of the other two siblings are unknown. Her parents separated when she was quite young. In 2010, her mother lost custody of Benson and all her siblings but eventually won the case in 2017. Through her mother’s remarriage, Benson has a stepfather named William. Also, there is no information regarding his educational background. However, as per her age, he seems to be a high school graduate.
Career and Professional Life
Being an aspiring performer from childhood, Benson Smith set up her accounts on Twitter and Instagram in early-to-mid 2015. There were hardly any fun activities in these accounts but she soon began to garner a modest amount of fame on social media. Though, it was the decision to set up an account on the relatively new social media app TikTok that proved to be one of the most important and influential decisions of her young life. Benson primarily uploads a mix of her lip-sync, dance, and glitch videos.
Benson sang an ‘All Time Low’ cover in 2016. In December that year, she collaborated with Aiden Gabriel and in January 2017, read comments on her TikTok account on camera and later posted the video on YouTube. In the same year, she also posted a video of her reacting to other TikTok users.
Her mother is her most frequent collaborator. Kristina Smith has been featured on bxns0n’s YouTube videos, Instagram photos, and TikTok posts. She considers her mother to be her biggest supporter. A while back, Benson set up a GoFundMe fundraising campaign so that she could buy plane tickets to Los Angeles.
A vocal supporter of LGBT rights, Benson is a lesbian herself. She has a girlfriend named Alexandra Shiver. They launched their collaborative YouTube channel ‘Benson & Alex’ on July 21, 2019. They are active on their YouTube channel. Both of them seem to be living a happy time together.
Talking about Benson’s pronoun preference, she hasn’t mentioned it clearly. But some websites use “they/them” pronouns whereas most sites use she/her. Despite these confusing pronoun uses by various websites, it is clear that Benson identifies as a Lesbian.
She is tall and has an amazing personality. Benson has not shared any details regarding his earnings and net worth. She has about 24 tattoos on her body, including roses, hand signs, and abstract art on her arms and hieroglyphs on her neck, several piercings, and ear tunnels. Moreover, Benson has dark brown hair and an eye of the same color. However, she often dyes her into different colors like blue, purple, etc.
Social Media and Net Worth
Benson being a social media star, is active on different social media platforms. She has two Instagram accounts, her ‘bxns0n’ account has earned over 105K followers and her ‘bangoflove’ has earned over 16.8K followers.
Benson also has accounts on Teespring and Depop, which she uses to sell her merchandise. Likewise, ‘Benson & Alex’ YouTube channel has gained more than 15.1K subscribers. She is quite famous on TikTok with more than 1.1 million followers and more than 43.5 million likes. She is also available on Twitter with more than 3K followers which she joined in May 2015.
Similarly, her earnings might be through social media. She might earn a good amount of money and might be living a lavish lifestyle. However, her estimated net worth is around $1 million-$5 million.