Forbes estimates have revealed that Eight-year-old Ryan Kaji’s Youtube account with 22.9 million subscribers has been named as the highest YouTube earner this year after receiving Ksh. 2.6billion.
Among the top three was also another child: Anastasia Radzinskaya from Russia who took home over Ksh. 1.8billion. The five-year-old has cerebral palsy and appears in videos with her father to document her treatments.
“Born in southern Russia with cerebral palsy, her doctors feared she would never be able to speak,” Forbes reports.
Below is the full-list of Top 10 earners on You Tube in 2019:
1. Ryan Kaji: Ksh. 2.6billion
2. Dude Perfect: Ksh. 2billion
3. Anastasia Radzinskaya: Ksh.1.8billion
4. Rhett and Link: Ksh.1.75billion
5. Jeffree Star: Ksh. 1.7million
6.Preston (Preston Arsement): Ksh.1.4billion
7. PewDiePie (Felix Kjellberg: Ksh 1.3 billion
7. Markiplier (Mark Fischbach): Ksh.1.3billion
9. DanTDM (Daniel Middleton): Ksh.1.2billion
10. Vanoss Gaming (Evan Fong): Ksh.1.15billion