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Andrew, better known online as Shark and formerly 09sharkboy, is a Canadian gaming YouTuber well known for his gameplays on mods and games that are based on Minecraft. He collaborates with friends such as UnspeakableGaming and MooseCraft and together they formed a group called The Squad with a Minecraft server called play.thesquad.mc.
He has four current YouTube channels in the following: Shark (formerly 09sharkboy), his main channel; SharkAttack (formerly SharksLab), his secondary channel; SharakPlays (inactive as of now), his Fortnite channel; and Life of Shark, his vlogging channel. He has also made Minecraft parodies of popular songs, and they are the most popular of his videos.
|Date Of Birth (Age)||January 24, 2000, 22 years old|
|Date Of Joining YouTube||August 16, 2009,|
|Net Worth||$6 million|
|Upload Schedule/Activity Status||Daily/Active|
|YouTube Subscribers -|
|Shark - YouTube||5 million|
|LifeOfShark - YouTube||905k|
|SharkPlays - YouTube||210k|
|Instagram Followers Andrew (@09sharkboy) • Instagram photos and videos||239k|
|Twitter Followers https://twitter.com/09sharkboy||78k|
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Andrew launched his YouTube channel in August of 2009. He became acquainted with YouTube as a kid and launched his own channel ‘Shark’. uploading his very first video where he vlogged about meeting Tobuscus the creator of ‘TobyGames’ on YouTube, titled “I MET TOBUSCUS!!” three years later.
Andrew is now more popular by his alter ego 09sharkboy on social media. Andrew posts child-friendly, fun-filled and entertaining gaming content which includes Minecraft Trolling, Minecraft Bedwars, and several fun Minecraft games and maps that he creates in collaboration with friends and well-known YouTubers, itsMooseCraft, UnspeakableGaming, and Favremysabre.
Shark’s first-ever video on YouTube dates back to 31st August 2012.
The roleplays that 09sharkboy posts have included flicks like ‘The Purge’, ‘The Maze Runner’, and ‘Star Wars’ among others. Many of his friends have appeared in his videos such as FavreMySabre, SGCBarbierian, and MangoTango. One of the most popular videos on his channel is "SQUADS PLAN" - a Minecraft Parody of GODS PLAN by DRAKE. His channel shark has more than 4.8 million subscribers.
Shark’s trolling videos are among his most popular, as well as his first. His first trolling video was 7 years ago, and from this started a series. He started trolling some of his friends, and the videos went viral. He kept pumping out more of these videos, and his channel blew up.
He had many channels over the years, and he has three aside from his main currently but one of his channels has been renamed and is inactive as of now. SharkPlays is the Fortnite channel where he originally uploads the Minecraft Pocket Edition videos. As of now, his channel is inactive for over two years.
SharkAttack (formerly SharksLab) is the secondary Minecraft channel where his series is less dominant. This channel is more of a sprawled-out, less organized channel. The last video was uploaded on 5 June 2018. On that channel, he used to do Minecraft "steve" videos.
As of December 2020, his channel was renamed "SharkAttack" and he now uploads the reaction videos. Life of Shark is the fourth channel, based on vlogging. As said even by himself, this is more of a clickbait-based channel. He does challenge videos as well as update videos. He also has a new channel called SharkShorts, which has short-form gaming content.
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Andrew earns most of his income from his many YouTube channels. He uploads as an individual content creator as well as a plethora of collaborations with his friends. His channels have flourished as he continued to produce more content.
Andrew’s main YouTube channel, Shark, has 5 million subscribers with over 2 billion views; according to SocialBlade, he earns up to $129,000 a month and $1.5 million a year.
Andrew’s Instagram account, where he has 239k followers and 5,252 average likes, has an engagement rate of 2.27%, according to SocialBlade. He posts selfies, pictures of different events, and photographs with his family and friends.
He has two more Instagram accounts, including an account for his supercars and an account for his merchandise. Shark merch has promotional posts and advertises his merchandise, and has 5,064 followers. Sharksgarage, the Instagram account of his cars, boasts 37,100 followers.
Andrew also sells his merchandise on his websites and has a promotional channel for them. His merch can be bought on 09sharkboy.com. The inventory includes t-shirts which range from $20 to $25, hoodies and sweatshirts, which sell for $45, caps, stickers, and plushies, which can go up to $20, and even personalized messages which can be ordered for $70.
Andrew’s dominance on social media is very evident with over 239k Instagram followers, while on Twitter he has over 78k followers.
Andrew was born on January 24, 2000, in Ontario, Canada and thus he is currently 22 years old. There is no information about his parents or his background and education. He had a girlfriend named Emma, who also runs a YouTube gaming channel called EMKAY PLAY, but currently, he seems to be single. Not much else is known about Andrew’s personal life.
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Shark features Minecraft videos on his popular channel mainly roleplays from movies. His roleplay series have included The Maze Runner, Star Wars, Fallout, Interstellar, The Purge, and Yandere. He is also a talented builder on Minecraft and some of his popular videos have featured him testing out his structures. Here are some of his most popular videos.
A mod testing video on Minecraft by Shark, with 11 million views.
Shark’s parody of Drake’s song “God’s Plan” has over 7.9 million views.
Another Minecraft video by Shark with over 7 million views.
Another popular Minecraft video by Shark with over 6.4 million views.
An experiment video on Minecraft by Shark with over 6.3 million views.
A. Yes, he has been in a relationship with Emma, who also runs a YouTube gaming channel called EMKAY PLAYS. She features in Andrew’s videos a lot as well.
A. Andrew has a lot of sources of income, including 4 YouTube channels. Just from his main channel, “Shark”, Andrew can make up to $1.5 million in a year. The numbers are most likely higher with sponsorships, merchandise sales, and income from other channels.
A. Andrew became acquainted with YouTube as a child, and on August 16, 2009, he created his own channel, ‘09sharkboy,’ on the American video-sharing website. ‘I MET TOBUSCUS!!’ was the channel’s very first video, which he released three years after it was launched.
A. Andrew was born on January 24, 2000. He is currently 22 years old.