Who is FunnyMike?

American YouTuber, social media star and rapper FunnyMike, also known as 22 Savage, was born MacArthur Johnson in Baton Rouge, Louisiana USA, on 8 October 1996, making his zodiac sign Libra. He’s probably best known for having starred in the musical reality show “Wild ‘N Out” in 2018; Nick Cannon created the show in 2005, while he’s today also starring in it, alongside Chico Bean and DJ D-Wrek. It follows Nick and another celebrity as they’re leading two teams of improv comedians competing against each other; the show’s won one of its four award nominations.

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Education and early life

FunnyMike was raised in Baton Rouge by his parents, however, he’s shared very little about them, as he respects their privacy; most of FunnyMike’s fans believe that he’s an only child, as he hasn’t spoken of having siblings.

He studied at a local high school, and was interested in a number of activities during his four years there, mostly into rapping together with his peers; FunnyMike also enjoyed playing basketball and soccer with his friends, but was never good enough to even consider pursuing a career as an athlete.

He matriculated in 2014, even though some of his fans believe that he dropped out of high school and hasn’t completed secondary education; FunnyMike hasn’t attended college.

Most popular YouTube videos

FunnyMike launched his self-titled YouTube channel on 1 May 2016, and it’s today subscribed to by nearly eight million people, and numbers over two billion views of all his videos combined, the majority his original songs, although he also uploads challenges, pranks and vlogs; we’ll be mentioning FunnyMike’s three most popular videos, which’ve made many people become his subscribers.

His #1 video “FunnyMike- Told On Myself (OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO)” was uploaded on 18 April 2019, and has since been watched over 20 million times; it’s FunnyMike’s original rap song.

His video #2  is “DeDe3x – Fresh Ft Jay & Tray”, viewed more than 20 million times since 10 September 2018, and it’s also his original song.

FunnyMike’s #3 video “Dede3x Ft Woo – Do The WooWoo” has been watched more than 19 million times since 5 January 2018, and it’s his fellow rappers Dede3x and Woo’s song.

FunnyMike launched his second YouTube channel – “HAG” – on 8 September 2017, and it’s today subscribed to by nearly three million people, and numbers close to 300 million views of all his videos combined; this is his gaming channel.

Presence on social media networks

FunnyMike’s followed by more than eight million people on Instagram, and he’s posted over 1,000 pictures and videos onto the social media network, with most of his newer content featuring him spending time with his children.

His Twitter account was launched in July 2014, and is today followed by over 260,000 people, while FunnyMike’s tweeted over 25,000 times, mostly writing about his everyday life.

He’s also active on Facebook, with his page numbering more than two million followers – his most recent update was on 26 October 2022.

FunnyMike’s TikTok account’s today followed by nearly four million people, and he’s amassed over 30 million likes of all his videos combined, mostly of comedy content.

Acting credits

FunnyMike has two acting credits. The year 2019 saw him play T. J. in the comedy movie “I Got the Hook Up 2”, which Corey Grant wrote and directed, and which starred Alexandru Achindinov, Farrah Laurel Abraham and Johnny ‘Koolout’ Starks. It follows best friends Black and Blue who opened a restaurant 20 years ago, while a health inspector is now trying to shut them down; the movie won an Urban Film Festival Jury Award for Best Feature Film.

Also in 2019, FunnyMike played Tow Truck in the drama movie “Twisted Ambitions”, written and directed by Raheem Allen, who also starred in it alongside Ethan Airhart and Mando Allen; it follows Lip who’s teamed up with Beth in an attempt to win back his former girlfriend.

Love life and girlfriend

FunnyMike’s today in a long-term relationship with American YouTuber and social media star Jaliyah Preggo – they launched their collaborative channel “FunnyMike Jaliyah”, but stopped using it after having uploaded only two videos.

Jaliyah’s today running her own YouTube channel – “Life of Jaliyah” – which she launched on 29 August 2020; there are close to 150,000 people subscribed to the channel today, and it numbers nearly 30 million views of all its videos combined.

They have two children together, daughter Londyn who was born in February 2019, and son MacAuthor Johnson Jr. who was born in July 2020. Jaliyah’s accused FunnyMike of cheating on multiple occasions, but seemingly without evidence, and he’s denied this.

FunnyMike hasn’t mentioned other women whom he’s been with, and is in a long-term relationship with Jaliyah Preggo as of November 2022, hasn’t married and has two children with Jaliyah.

Interesting facts and hobbies

FunnyMike’s passionate about bowling, and often enters tournaments organized at a local alley; he’s even given his fans some tips on how to bowl in his Instagram videos.

He’s a huge fan of fast cars, and owns a Lamborghini.

FunnyMike often plays basketball with his friends, and it’s widely believed that he’s the best player amongst them.

He’s a fan of tattoos, and both arms and chest are nearly entirely inked.

FunnyMike enjoys eating fast food, especially pizza and cheeseburgers.

His favorite actors are Ice-T and Johnny Depp, and some of his favorite movies include “The Wrecking Crew”, “3 Days Rising” and “Corrupt”.

Arrest

In 2016, FunnyMike was standing outside a supermarket with two friends, and got into a fight with a man known only as Richard Phillips in the supermarket’s parking lot; the argument escalated quickly, as FunnyMike pulled out his gun and shot Richard in the chest. In May 2016 he was charged with a second-degree murder and illegal use of a weapon; FunnyMike was ordered to pay a fine of $370,000, but it’s unknown whether or not he spent any time in jail.

Age, height and wealth

FunnyMike’s age is 26. He has brown eyes and black hair, his weight is 165lbs (70kgs) and he’s 5ft 11ins (1.8m) tall.

FunnyMike’s net worth’s been estimated at more than $2.5 million, as of November 2022.

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