Livingston Allen, recognized by the moniker -DJ Akademiks, is basically a Jamaican-American based entertainment news youtube personality. He is best recognized for his running of five channels on youtube.
DJ Akademiks was born in the year 1991 in Spanish Town, Jamaica. He has doubled over as a disc jockey when appearing in Rutgers University, studying bio-mathematics as well as meanwhile, he began his own website named Late Night Creep, which was devoted to including hip-hop music news.
Jamaica is the place where he was born and brought up prior to shifting to the US, and he owns a bachelor’s degree in biomathematics.
DJ Akademiks started off his career by uploading youtube videos offering mainly light-hearted as well as satirical commentary made on events happening in the industry of urban entertainment. This celebrity’s youtube channel began to attain noteworthy popularity in the year 2014 due partially to his reporting of the Chicago drill scene.
This youtube personality’s major youtube channel presently claims more than 1 million subscribers as well as more than 530 million views.
Moreover, his additional ventures contain co-hosting his personal hip-hop based debate show along with rapper named Joe Budden as well as broadcaster named Nadeska Alexis entitled Everyday Struggle, which broadcasts on the Complex News YouTube channel; this show made debuted in the current year.
Because of his mocking style of commentary, he has attracted antagonism from several rappers as well as figures prevalent in the entertainment industry that stayed the topic of his videos.
This includes 21 Savage, Wale, Soulja Boy, Meek Mill, Master P, Shy Glizzy, and entrepreneur named Martin Shkreli. He also turned entangled in one on-camera disagreement with the rapper named Vic Mensa, who asserted that his youtube channel was utilized to mock the murder, which happens inside the inner-city of Chicago.
He also got involved inside hostility between the Migos and Joe Budden in a backstage interview held at the BET Awards.
Notwithstanding this, he has also recurrently accepted a passive assertiveness towards rappers wanting to dispute with him, mentioning that he actually has no wish for wishes and violence to solve any issues and jump to an understanding as soon as possible.
Awards & Achievements
DJ Akademiks’s greatest achievement is that his major youtube channel presently claims more than 1 million subscribers. His other achievements are his run of five youtube channels.
Net Worth & Salary of Dj Akademiks
DJ Akademiks has an estimated net worth of $8 Million. He makes his fortune from his career as entertainment news youtube personality, earning from his youtube videos.
He grosses about $1,400 per day (i.e., $510,000 a year) from ads posted on his videos. Moreover, as he runs five channels, his income is definitely high. Names of his channels are The War In Chiraq, The Negotiator, aka DJ Akademiks, King Akademiks, LateNightCreepVids, and Crime Fails.
His youtube channel has simply exceeded 1 million subscribers as of March 2017 as well as it has attained more than 478.7 million video views right from its start in the year 2015.
This channel has enticed 28,529,970 video views during the past 30 days over its 1242 videos, transforming to an assessed yearly income of $350,000. This has developed by 41,451 subscribers during the last month, identified as a rising figure.
His other youtube channel possesses 180,109 subscribers as of March 2017 and has attained around 35 million video views from its launch in the year 2015.
His channel Livingston Allen DJ Akademiks has received a total of 428,415 video views during its last 30 days. This has augmented by 1,419 subscribers during the last month.
DJ Akademiks is one of the acclaimed youtube personalities who usually posts videos on entertainment news. This celebrity uploads commentary videos regarding other celebrities. Previously, he was a DJ working for Rutgers University radio station. Presently, he makes gossip and entertainment-based news videos and lives in the US.