Evan Fong, better known as VanossGaming, was born on May 31, 1992, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. His father is of Chinese ethnicity, and his mother is Korean.
Despite his status as a gaming sensation, he did not participate in many of them. He used to like playing ice hockey as a kid. He also applied for and received a sports scholarship.
Among the few games, he played as a kid was Freddy the Fish, Pajama Sam, Duke Nukem 3D, and Crash Bandicoot.
He attended Richmond Hill High School in New York City, New York, and graduated with honors. Later, he enrolled in a university to study economics. However, in his second year of university, he dropped out. His parents are opposed to his choice.
On the 15th of September 2011, he started a YouTube channel called VanossGaming. Vanoss refers to a variable valve timing system developed by BMW, a German vehicle manufacturer.
Initially, the popularity of the channel was not very high. After a year and a half, he began posting series such as Call of Duty: Black Ops II's Funny Moments and Death and Grand Theft Auto V's Grand Theft Auto V, which gained him a million followers and viewers.
By January 2015, he had amassed 11 million members, placing him among the top 25 YouTube channels with the most subscribers. He made an appearance on YouTube Gaming Evolution in March 2015, working with gamers such as I Am Wildcat, Lui Calibre, and Mini Ladd.
On SoundCloud, he launched his debut track THEY- U- RITE in 2017, which received 77.2k subscribers.
With the help of American DJ Jaykode, he published his debut record, TABULA RASA EP [WELCOME RECORDS], on June 28th, 2019. Last but not least, on October 25th, 2019, he released his latest album, which has nine tunes.
He has an estimated net worth of $8 million dollars in the United States. His revenues from his YouTube channel ranged from $398.6k to $6.4 million US dollars.
His earnings per video upload from his second channel are $6.043k, or $138.92k in US dollars.
His earnings as a vocalist range from $21,000 to $208,000 in the United States.
He is a brunette with black eyes. He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall.
On Instagram, he has 3.6 million followers, 1 million on Facebook, and 3.2 million on Twitter. Harry, Vikkstar, and Erik Griffin are among the people he follows on Twitter.
VanossGaming is his YouTube channel, which has 24.9 million subscribers and 12 billion views. His second YouTube channel, which he named after himself, has 458k followers and 57 million views.