Tobit "Tobi" John Brown, better known online as TBJZL, is an English YouTuber, streamer, and Internet personality. He was born on April 8, 1993. Additionally, he is a co-founder and member of the Sidemen, a British YouTube group.
The Sunday Times ranked Brown as the 38th most significant online creator in the UK in 2019. His primary YouTube channel has more than 4 million subscribers and 513 million video views as of September 2021. In 2020, Brown released his debut single, "Destined for Greatness", which peaked at number 31 on the UK Singles Chart and number 33 on the Irish Singles Chart. Brown has also released music under his own name.
|Name||Tobit "Tobi" John Brown|
|DOB (Age)||8 April 1993 (age 29)|
|DOJ (YouTube)||November 16th, 2011|
|Net Worth||$1.5 million|
After seeing Josh Bradley’s success on the platform and joining YouTube himself in 2011, Brown decided to pursue a career as a full-time YouTuber once he graduated from college.
“Sniper Lobby with Followers!” is the oldest video on Brown’s channel. In the video, he plays Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 online with a sniper rifle.
In addition to football challenges, vlogs, and comedic-style videos, he uploads video game commentary, with the FIFA and NBA 2K video game series receiving the most attention.
Brown and four other British YouTubers came together to form the entertainment group Ultimate Sidemen on October 19, 2013, which was later abbreviated to Sidemen. Vikram Barn (Vikkstar123), Joshua Bradley (Zerkaa), Harry Lewis (W2S), Simon Minter (Miniminter), JJ Olatunji (KSI), Ethan Payne (Behzinga), and Tobi Brown are the seven British YouTubers who make up the group as of 2014. The group also sells exclusive Sidemen merchandise and creates online videos that frequently feature challenges, sketches, and video-game commentary.
Brown founded the streetwear company ILLVZN in June 2018, and the company went public in February 2019. He worked with New Era Cap to release a customized 9Fifty snapback in May 2019. He and the other Sidemen members released “The Gift” in December; it peaked at number 77 on the UK Singles Chart.
On February 7, 2020, Brown released his debut single, “Destined for Greatness”, featuring his sister Janellé and brother Manny. This was Brown’s first UK top 40 single, as the song peaked at number 31 on the UK Singles Chart.
On March 19, 2021, P Money and producer Silencer released “This Year”, which featured Brown. In collaboration with his brother Manny, Brown released “Rhythm & Vibes” as his second single on August 20, 2021. He made an appearance in the song “Just Do It” by rapper DTG in March 2022.
As of July 2022, Brown is worth $1.5 million, according to various sources. As of 2022, the channel had more than 4.8 million subscribers and had received more than 500 million views. The channel's videos receive an average of about 150,000 views per day. This should generate an expected $440,000 in annual YouTube ad revenue or about $1,200 per day.
Tobit John Brown was born on April 8, 1993, to a working-class family with Nigerian ancestry in Hackney, London. From 1997 to 2004, Brown attended St. Dominic's Catholic Primary School. He then transferred to Bexley Grammar School, where he met Josh Bradley, a future Sidemen bandmate. At Coventry University, Brown later earned an honors degree in computing.
Brown plays Sunday league football for Under The Radar F.C., a team started by his brother and fellow YouTuber Manny Brown. He is a fan of Manchester United F.C. He has addressed racism in football in an interview with Sky Sports News. Brown abstains from alcohol.
Brown has 694k followers on Twitch, where he streams Overwatch and FIFA and sometimes just interacts with his followers.
On Instagram, Brown has 3.7 million followers with 211,900 average likes. His account consists of solo pictures as well as pictures with his friends, family and pets.
He has over 2.6 million followers on Twitter and gets several likes and retweets.
Brown uploads videos monthly and gets millions of views. He uploads vlogs, reaction videos, challenge videos, videos with Sidemen and let’s play videos of FIFA. Some of his most popular series are Football videos, FIFA bro-op season and Gamescom.
Brown plays the two-touch challenge with Sidemen.
This is a music video made by Brown and Manny.
Brown reacts to random videos on the internet with KSI.
Brown tries alcohol for the first time.
A. "I'm Ready", a song by American indie pop band AJR is Brown's intro song.
A. Fans have speculated that Saoirse Alicia Behzadi is dating Tobi. She, however, denied these rumors on Twitter saying that she has only been in a relationship with one YouTuber, and that was a long time ago.