(Source: Instagram - @joey_klaasen)
Joey Klaasen (b. April 10, 1999) is an American social media personality, YouTuber, TikTok star, comedian, and dancer. He is mostly recognized for being the younger brother of Jon Klaasen, who is a pop singer, songwriter, and actor who rose to fame when he appeared on popular music talent hunt reality show The X Factor, and is a part of a boy band called Forever in Your Mind. Joey managed to carve a name for himself and step outside of Jon’s shadows thanks to the popular video-sharing app TikTok, where he posted original humorous and comedic content.
Joey was born on the 10th of April, 1999 to Karen and Bob Klassen in Greenwood, Indiana. Joey has an elder brother Jon and a pet cat named Charlie and all of his family members are often seen on the videos and pictures he posts on Instagram, YouTube and TikTok.
Joey graduated from Center Grove High School in Greenwood, Indiana with an impressive 4.2 GPA. He was also quite a distinguished basketball player growing up, having played at the varsity level where he played as a forward, and experienced a lot of success in his schooling days.
Following his graduation from high school, Joey applied to many medical schools in the country and was eventually accepted into the pre-med programme at the University of Cincinnati.
Joey initially ventured into social media as a content creator in 2013, by posting videos to his Instagram account. He became quite popular for his signature Swaggalicious Sundays posts, which featured Joey showing off his Basketball skills, trick shots, etc. Currently, his Instagram handle is filled with his modeling photos as well as him donning fashionable outfits.
Joey received a positive reaction when he made his debut on Instagram and he decided to switch over to YouTube as the platform for his videos, where he shares videos that are longer prank videos than the ones he posts on TikTok.
|Real Name||Joey Klaasen|
|DOB (Age)||10 April 1999 (23 years old)|
|Height||5’8’’ (183 cm)|
|Weight||78 Kg (149 Lbs)|
|Net worth||$1-10 Million|
|Address/Residence||Los Angeles, California|
|Total Views||TikTok: over 212M views|
|YouTube: 5,440,927 views|
Joey was actually studying pre-med as a freshman at the University of Cincinnati when he posted his first video. His content now features a theme of pranks and funny challenge videos that allowed him to quickly grow quite a following which soon surpassed the million mark. He was unaware of his fame until he was stopped by fans wanting to take photos with him while he was attending VidCon, an annual convention that features social media and internet celebrities where they interact with their fans, brands, executives, etc.
Over the years, he has become one of the more prominent content creators on TikTok and has amassed over 18.7 million followers thanks to the hilarious short videos he posts on his @joeyklaasen TikTok account which also boasts an impressive count of 641 million likes.
Following his success and virality on TikTok, Joey moved out to Los Angeles to live with his elder brother and put his pre-medicine studies on hold in order to fully pursue a career as a social media personality. After reaching Los Angeles, Joey signed with Talent X, an agency that specializes in representing TikTok stars exclusively.
The Klassen’s participating in Bounty’s new Quicker Picker Upper campaign (Source: TikTok - @joeyklaasen)
Joey Klaasen has managed to earn an estimated net worth that could be anywhere between $1-5 million as reported by multiple sources like Net Worth Spot. It is safe to assume that the 23-year-old earns a good amount of money with his main source of income being acting & sponsorships. No explicit details are available as to how much every sponsored post/modeling contracts.
Joey Klaasen used to date fellow TikTok star Victoria Bachlet who has been seen on multiple occasions on his TikTok and Instagram accounts. The couple broke up sometime later. Currently, Joey is reportedly in a relationship with Nikki Kissler.
Joey’s love for basketball is not only shown on the court. He is a supporter of the NBA team Indiana Pacers, and Ray Lewis and Reggie Miller are his favorite basketball players.
Currently as of June 2022, Joey Klaasen has over 18.7 million followers on TikTok, 188,000 subscribers on YouTube, and 289 followers on Twitter. He also has over 604,000 followers on his Instagram.
Joey Klaasen’s most popular and most viewed video in recent times has been viewed over 21.8 million times and has over 2.7 million likes, and it features him and Nikki making Jack-o'-Lanterns.
Another popular and highly viewed video from Joey’s TikTok account has over 18.7 million views and 1.9 million likes and features him successfully failing a shaving prank.
Another one of Klassen’s popular videos has accrued over 3.1 million views and 1.8 million likes and features him and Nikki fighting with food.
Klaasen’s third-most popular video in recent times has been viewed over 11.8 million views and has over 2.9 million likes and features him and Nikki on a cliff.
Another one of Klassen’s popular videos has accrued over 8.1 million views and 1.5 million likes and features him accidentally stapling himself as part of a prank.
Joey Klaasen is an American social media personality, YouTuber, TikTok star, comedian, and dancer with an estimated net worth of $1-5 million as reported by multiple sources. He is mostly recognized for being the younger brother of Jon Klaasen, a pop singer, songwriter, and actor who rose to fame when he appeared on the popular music talent hunt reality show, The X Factor.
No, Joey Klaasen is currently in a relationship with Nikki Kissler who is also a fellow TikToker. Prior to this, Joey was in a relationship with Victoria Bachelet but the couple broke sometime in late 2019 or early 2020.
No, Joey is not a professional basketball player. However, he was a prominent player for his high school team and has played at the varsity level, achieving quite some success and trophies in his time.