Dante Williams, better known online as Dtay Known, is an American YouTuber and social media influencer known for his skits and parodies. He is famous on YouTube, TikTok, and Instagram. On TikTok, where he posts his dance and comedy videos, he has a fan following of more than 15.5 million.
On YouTube, his comedy content on his 3 channels has attracted close to 5.5 million subscribers. For his videos, he has collaborated with various other creators like TheBlackTrunks and Devin Williams. He is managed by Select Management Group.
|Date Of Birth (Age)||February 4, 1998, 24 years old|
|Net Worth||$1.4 million|
|TikTok||15.5 million followers|
|Dtay Known - YouTube||2.45 million subscribers|
|More of Dtay Known - YouTube||2.9 million subscribers|
|TrunksPlays - YouTube||194k subscribers|
|Twitter - DtayKnown||260 followers|
Williams rose to fame with his TikTok and YouTube accounts. On his TikTok account, he primarily posts original dance videos, comedy skits, and mini-vlogs and has, over the period of time, gained more than 15.5 million fans. Amongst his popular videos is the one which was titled “Tutting Challenge Gone Wrong” which he created in response to the Tutting Challenge.
He joined YouTube in September 2014 and uploaded his first video, Whip Dance to I K Camp – Slum Anthem I, the same month. He became more consistent in posting videos in 2018. Initially, he created a variety of trendy videos, such as dances, challenges, reaction videos, and vlogs; however, he really became famous after he began focusing on comedy content.
He is also popular for featuring many popular song parody videos on his channel. In 2018, he released his single For Da Dash and uploaded its video Dtay Known - For Da Dash (prod. CorMill) on his channel.
The most popular video on the channel, Dtay Known, is the “Us” Parody which has been viewed over 26 million times. The channel is subscribed to by more than 2.45 million people. He launched his secondary channel, More of Dtay Known, in May 2019 and posted his first video Dtay.Known Funny TikTok Videos - Ep. 1 in March 2020. This channel currently has over 2.9 million subscribers. He is popular on Instagram as well, with more than 260K followers.
Williams’s account became viral after he posted a video walking on water. His parodies were also garnering a lot of attention on the internet. Not only did Dtay become known on TikTok, but also got millions of views on YouTube. He experimented with creating music called For da dash in 2018, then released it on Spotify and Soundcloud.
In March 2020, Dtay got the Golden YouTube Play Button as he earned 1 million subscribers on the platform. He got 5 million fans on TikTok in October 2019 and was followed by 10 million fans in September 2020. As he became famous on TikTok, Dtay was invited to join a TikTok event called History Month Creator Summit in March 2020. He has featured other Internet stars, such as TheBlack Trunks, Jonas Bridges, and Nups. Dtay also collaborated with the fashion brand Fashion Nova.
Some of his most popular parodies are, “What's Yo Plan?” (Japan Parody), "Botti" -6IX9INE "Gotti" (Official Video Parody), "In My Feelings" Parody. MOM VERSION, "Yes Indeed Parody. MOM VERSION!”, “Fe Fe Parody - MOMS VERSION”, "Nephew Parody - AUNT VERSION”, and “Taking a Walk Parody - Lil Bro Version”.
As of 2022, Dtay Known's net worth is courted to be an estimated $1.4 million. Most of his earnings come from his social media presence as a content creator, brand collaborations, and other ventures.
On TikTok, the creator could potentially earn upwards of an estimated $8k per post, excluding brand-sponsored deals. On Instagram, he could earn upwards of an estimated $k for a brand-sponsored post.
On YouTube, across his 3 channels, his average earnings are around the $8k mark per video, excluding brand-sponsored deals, for which he could charge upwards of $15k per video.
Williams has collaborated with many brands over the course of his social media career, but we do not have the means to ascertain how much he earns from these sponsorship deals. We can speculate that it is a hefty sum of money.
Williams also sells his merchandise, that’s mostly apparel, across several websites online. The average price of an item in his stores is around the $35 mark, leading us to believe that he might be earning around the 5-figure mark each year through sales.
Williams’ dominance on social media is very evident with over 15 million TikTok followers, while on Instagram he has over 259k followers, and on YouTube, he has over 5.6 million subscribers across over 3 channels.
Dante Williams was born on 4 February 1998, in North Carolina, United States of America. He has a younger brother and elder sister named Devin and Jasmine respectively. His younger brother, Devin is also a popular social media personality with over 3.4 million fans on TikTok. Not much else is known about his family as the identities of his parents are currently unavailable.
He attended Heritage High School and thereafter joined the University of North Carolina at Charlotte to pursue further studies and graduated in 2020. Dtay is currently dating model Diana Marie, but while they have only featured each other occasionally on their social media profiles, reports confirm that they have been dating for the past 6 years. He enjoys playing basketball and has a pet golden doodle named Charley Williams.
A comedic TikTok by Williams titled “The Friend That Wakes Up Early” with over 1 million views
A comedic TikTok themed on the viral Netflix show “Squid Game” with over 5.6 million views.
Another popular comedic TikTok by Williams with over 2.6 million views.
Another comedic TikTok themed on the show “Squid Game” with over 3.1 million views.
One of Williams's most popular comedic TikToks with over 16 million views.
A. Dante Williams, better known online as Dtay Known, is an American YouTuber and social media influencer known for his skits and parodies. He is famous on YouTube, TikTok, and Instagram. On TikTok, where he posts his dance and comedy videos, he has a fan following of more than 15.5 million.
A. Dante Williams was born on 4 February 1998, he is currently 24 years old.
A. Dtay Known is presently in a relationship with model Diana Marie.
A. Dtay Known is known for his skits and parodies. He is famous on YouTube, TikTok, and Instagram. On TikTok, where he posts his dance and comedy videos, he has a fan following of more than 15.5 million. On YouTube, his comedy content on his 3 channels has attracted close to 5.5 million subscribers. For his videos, he has collaborated with various other creators like TheBlackTrunks and Devin Williams.