A Short Bio of Chris Smoove
Chris Smoove is a popular American YouTube Personality, who is widely known for his many gaming videos including “NBA 2K”, “Call of Duty”, and “Watch Dogs”.
Chris Smoove Age, Early Life, Family, and Education Background
Chris was born on 27 November 1985, in Florida, USA as Christopher Smoove under the Saggitarius Zodiac, is an American by nationality and belongs to African American ethnicity. Although there is not a lot known about his family and whether he has any siblings, he has a good relationship with his parents. He grew up in South Florida, and it is clear that Chris started playing video games at a tender age, and fell in love with them, and why he decided to pursue this art as a career.
Regarding Chris’s education background, he has not disclosed any information about his education level and what he studied in college, if he attended one.
Chris Smoove Professional Career
Chris joined YouTube in 2006 and confesses that his initial intention was to watch booty-shaking videos. This proved to be his gateway to stardom, as he soon began posting his own videos on the platform, his first on 13 February 2008 which comprised of a short video of jump and spin moves on the “NBA 2K” video game. Initially, Chris had given his YouTube channel the name “Smoove7182954” but later changed it to a more authentic name – “Chris Smoove”.
Also, Chris’s first videos had no commentary, but soon afterwards he started making gameplay videos that included commentary, which made his very popular among his fans. It took a while before he appeared in front of the camera for his fans, although they had been dying to see him. He made his first on-screen appearance on 8 November 2012, when he collaborated in a video with the San Antonio Spurs basketball player Tony Parker, which contributed to Chris’s YouTube channel immensely. Currently, he has more than three million subscribers on this channel, over 260,000 Instagram followers, as well as 450,000 on Twitter.
Smoove’s fame came from the gaming commentary videos that he makes on YouTube. They normally contain catchy beats which are rap-like., which his fans love listening to. In 2010, Chris won the Machinima Sports Best Commentary Award, and got the chance to partner with the entertainment network in producing their gameplay videos.
Smoove is popularly known for his “NBA 2K” videos. While posting them, he would always use the catchphrase “Splash” after the 3-pointer shot was hit. This catchphrase became so popular with his fans that it has become his exclamation trademark. Chris is a remarkable YouTube gamer, who has earned respect for being able to produce funny content without having to use abusive or offensive language, unlike other YouTubers.
Some of the NBA series videos that made him very popular on YouTube include “NBA 2K17” and “NBA 2K16”. Apart from these, he has a big collection of video games such as the “Madden” series, “Grand Theft Auto 5”, “Call of Duty”, “The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt”, “Assassin’s Creed 3”, and “FIFA 13”. Due to his fans demand, Chris decided to expand his channel to include other games, including “Horizon Zero Dawn”, “Watch Dogs 2”, and “Sniper Elite 4”.
Chris has joined hands with numerous popular YouTube gamers on his videos. He once appeared on the gamer Ms 5000 Watts, YouTube channel in the video “Call of Duty: Black Ops II”. When PlayStation 4 was being launched, Chris partnered with them and even got a chance to appear on promotional videos alongside Washington Wizards’ basketballer John Wall as well as the Boston Red Sox’s baseballer David Ortiz.
Chris Smoove Personal Life, Girlfriend, and Children
When it comes to Smoove’s personal life, he is not a married man and does not have any kids. However, he has been dating a certain beautiful girl who he does not shy away from showing off; the only thing that he has not yet done is to disclose the lady’s name. The couple loves uploading their photos while on vacations to their social media pages, especially on Instagram. His girlfriend has in the past appeared in his YouTube videos promoting Smoove’s merchandise. Chris likes his fans for ideas regarding his T-shirt designs, then makes use of those ideas; well, he has more than 3 million YouTube viewers.
Currently, Chris lives ‘somewhere outside of South Florida.’
Chris Smoove Net Worth
Smoove earns a handsome amount of income from his YouTube channel, that has more than four million subscribers. Also, he earns extra from the sales of his merchandise that include t-shirts, which he usually sells on his website. Smoove also does sponsorship deals with various companies looking to promote their products and services; for example, he has worked with Ubisoft, EA, and McDonald’s among others. That Chris earns a huge amount is evidenced by his net worth as of early 2019 being estimated by sources at close to $4 million.