YouTube is one of the biggest entertainment and social media platforms in the world today and it has been able to achieve this status through the work of several men and women who use the platform to express their creativity. Among this army of creators is Colby Brock, whose online creative days began on Vine and moved to YouTube following the subsequent shutdown of the Vine platform.
Colby Brock expresses his creativity along with his friend, Sam Golbach, whom together, own the channel, Sam and Colby which has over 2.9 million subscribers, continuing the success they had in their Vine days when they boasted of over one million followers before the app was shut down. Colby Brock also has his own thing separate from his friend and it is equally as successful. You can read all about it and more below in this article about the YouTuber.
Colby Brock Biography, Age
Colby Brock was born on the 2nd of January, 1997 to his parents in Stanley, Kansas. His birth name is Cole Robert Brock and although he could very well have other siblings, we only have knowledge of one, an elder brother named Gage Brock. Much of his childhood years is unknown and details about his high school days remain a mystery, we do know, however, that he was a member of his high school band and he played the clarinet.
Out of a solid friendship began the journey that has made Colby Brock into one of the most popular personalities in the digital space. A decision to court fame made him and his friend, Sam Golbach to create a Vine account in 2013. They began to upload several funny videos on the platform and in a short time, they saw a rapid rise in their follower count, rising all the way to over a million followers before the app was shut down in October 2016.
Not ready to give up on their fame, Colby Brock and Sam Golbach took their content creation to YouTube, setting up a base on the video platform well before the eventual shutdown of Vine. They created a channel, Sam and Colby, where they continued to upload funny content, including sharing their lives with their subscribers and fans via vlogs. They have built the channel to over 2.9 million subscribers with over 260 million video views.
Outside of his partnership with Sam Golbach, Colby Brock also has his own channel, aptly self-titled as Colby Brock, which has over 1.5 million subscribers and boasts of more than 130 million views since he created the channel in November 2016.
More than his channel videos, which includes pranks, vlogs and other forms of funny content, Colby Brock also has a fashion line named Fanjoy where he sells merchandise such as clothing and accessories. He also goes on tours across the country, performing shows and meeting his fans.
Colby Brock’s Net Worth
With an estimated yearly income estimated to be between $13 and $206 thousand through his personal channel and between $54 and $862 thousand from his channel with Sam Golbach, Colby Brock is making a significant amount from his YouTube career. When combined with his tour income, which has sold out across both US and Canada, and his own clothing line, it is no surprise that the Kansas-born YouTuber is worth an estimated $300,000.
Is He Gay? Girlfriend?
As someone who has a lot of female fans, Colby Brock has been at the end of a number of relationship rumors and gossips since he became a social media star and several of his fans have wondered who the woman in his life might be, or man, as certain quarters have taken the absence of a known girlfriend of the YouTuber as suggestion that he is gay.
His close relationship with his friend, Sam Golbach, whom he lives with has further given life to that rumor. However, so far, there has been nothing in the way of confirmation either way from the YouTuber, and the wait continues for his fans to know his true relationship status.
Colby Brock has a large proportion of female fans. While that is in part to his body of work, having good looks haven’t hurt his chances of attracting members of the opposite sex. The YouTuber has a height of 5 feet 9 inches, with a body weight of 72kg, a profile which is reflected in his slim physique. Additionally, he has dark brown hair and blue colored eyes.