Funny Mike is an American YouTuber, rapper, and comedian. Funny Mike is also famous as Young 22 and 22 Savage. On his YouTube channel ‘FunnyMike’, he posts pranks, challenges, and comedy content.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Funny Mike was born on October 8, 1996, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and is 24 years old. His real name MacArthur Johnson and his zodiac sign are Libra. His nationality is American and belongs to African-American ethnicity. Talking about his family background, there is no information about his parents. However, he has a brother, Wings.
Moving to his educational background, in grade 7, Mike was expelled from DeKalb County School. However, after that, he enrolled at Tara High School, Baton Rouge, LA. From there he graduated with a high education degree.
In 2016, Funny Mike’s created his YouTube channel ‘FunnyMike’ which was the very beginning of his career. He was a social media comedian primarily active on YouTube and has accumulated a loyal following in these years of his career. He did impressions of celebrities, created short skits, and posted memes. The channel has amassed more than 5.55 million endorsers. He has an Instagram account that has more than 6.7 million fans following.
Likewise, he has another YouTube channel named ‘MJ family’ where he posts videos with his better half Juliyah and their child. This channel has earned more than 2.94 million endorsers. They transfer amusing recordings and trick recordings from their everyday life on these channels. He also has another gaming YouTube channel, ‘FunnyMike Gaming’ with 999k subscribers.
Alongside his career in comedy, he is additionally an aspiring rapper. After rapper 21 Savage became one of the most discussed gangster rappers. He used the nickname 22 Savage, started to feature his appearance, style, and music. In 2016, he released a mixtape named ‘Savage mode’. Following this, he has posted various collections like ‘Nothing 2 live 4’, ‘Pay 4 it’, ‘hit that 22’, and some more. In February 2017, 22 Savage changed him to Young 22 to bring a degree of legitimacy to his career. However, his personal life controversies are too large to let him sustain. In 2019, he produced and played roles in Twisted Ambitions, Waiting to Inhale and I Got the Hook Up 2.
He is a talented YouTuber with a fine personality. He earns a well amount of money from his YouTube channel, Live performances, and marketing. His estimated net worth is $2.5 million as of 2020.
Reflecting on his personal life and relationship, Mike is dating Jaliyah Monet who is a social media personality. The couple often posts their daily life comic videos and vines on their YouTube channel ‘MJ family’. However, they also feature various challenges and pranks on a regular basis.
He and Jaliyah are engaged couples but there there is no information about their marriage. However, they are blessed with a little girl-child ‘Londyn’ in February 2019.
Rumors and Controversies
In May 2016, he was accused of murder. According to “WADB Baton Rouge,” FunnyMike alongside his two companions were outside a general store where they saw a man, Richard Phillips, who was upsetting in the parking garage. And after they moved toward him a conflict broke out and he shot Philip in the chest.
After that, police arrested Mike and he admitted the shooting as self-protection. However, the police arrested him for second-degree murder. He was charged a $370k fine for the illegal utilization of a weapon. Recently, there is no rumors and scandals about his personal life.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Funny Mike has a fit masculine body and stands 5 feet 11 inches tall. He weighs around 70 kgs (156 lbs). He has dark brown eyes and black hair color. He has tattoos on his chest and both of his hands.
Talking about Mike’s social media, he is active on various platforms like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. He is available on Instagram under the handle of @funnymike and has over 6.7 million followers with 783 posts. Mike joined his Twitter account @1funnymike in July 2014 and has over 216.4k followers.
He also has Facebook page @1funnymike which has over 1.8 million followers. Mike’s main YouTube channel Funny Mike consists of 5.55 million subscribers. Likewise, his secondary channels ‘The Mj Family’ and ‘FunnyMike Gaming’ have 2.94 million subscribers and 999k subscribers respectively.