Yousef Erakat
Quick facts about Yousef Erakat Biography
Birth Place Fremont, California, U.S.
Profession YouTuber, vlogger, comedian, prankster, actor, rapper
Nationality American
AKA Yousef Saleh Erakat
Height 5ft 9.75in
Ethnicity Palestinian-American
Religion Muslim
Married No
Education graduated from San Jose State University

Yousef Erakat Biography


Yousef Erakat, ‎better known by his stage name FouseyTube, is an American YouTube personality, blogger, comedian, prankster, actor and rapper who produces parodies, vlogs, comedy sketches and pranks on YouTube.
Erakat is listed on the 3rd list of “40 Inspiring Muslims Under 40” by MBMuslima Magazine in 2012. Under the stage name “Rousey” he released his first single “Prideland” on January 1, 2015.

Yousef Erakat Early Life and Education

Yousef Erakat was born on January 22, 1990, in Fremont, California, from the family of Palestinian origin. He has three siblings, Mohammad, Ahmad, and Noura Erakat. He holds American nationality and belongs to Palestinian-American ethical group.

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He graduates from San Jose State University as a theater arts major, to pursue an acting career shifted to Los Angeles once he graduated from SJSU.

Yousef Erakat Career

In the past, Erakat had multiple YouTube channels. Later on, he started making Middle Eastern videos which grew his popularity. Erakat is listed on the 3rd list of “40 Inspiring Muslims Under 40” by MBMuslima Magazine in 2012. By October 3, 2015, Erakat showcased his BMW 435i with a full transformation on his main channel fouseyTUBE.

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On October 6, 2015, a popular Creative Artists Agency has announced that Erakat had signed with Creative Artists Agency, a big agency located in Century City, Los Angeles. Erakat made a five-day tour “Roman vs Fousey Tour” with a friend and YouTube star Roman Atwood on February 24, 2016.

Yousef Erakat Filmography and Awards

In 2014 he plays the role of Trevor in short movie Twin Blocked, again in 2016 he played three movies named Experiment 88 as the role of Himself, We Love You as Ford, Boo! A Madea Halloween as Jonathan.

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In the 2014 and 2015, he is nominated for 4th Streamy Awards, Shorty Awards, and 5th Streamy Awards by his work from fouseyTUBE. As the Entertainer of the Year, he is honored with 6th Streamy Awards in 2016.

Yousef Erakat Dating, Married Life and Net worth

In early 2016 he began dating with Alycia Tyre who was African-American girl. She previously dated Klaus Bausch. Till 2016 she has made a Twitter presence, with over 180,000 followers. Till 2016 he is not married to anyone.

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Beside his personal life, he had huge success with an estimated net worth of $2.8 million. The source of his huge net worth is two very successful channels called, FouseyTUBE and DOSEofFOUSEY. He currently signed to agency Creative Artists Agency which should help his career to the next level.


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Last modified: January 3, 2017

Published on: January 3, 2017



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