Landon McBroom, an American social media personality, has garnered widespread recognition through his YouTube channel ‘THIS IS L&S.’ Collaborating with his girlfriend, known as “SimplyShyla” in the social media sphere, they curate content primarily focused on vlogs showcasing their lives and relationship dynamics. The channel’s engaging and entertaining videos have contributed to its substantial subscriber base.

Apart from his collaborative efforts on this channel’ Landon maintains an individual Instagram account, on which his following has soared to over a million.

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In addition to his social media endeavours, Landon is recognised as the brother of Austin, a prominent National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball player, and a member of the widely known Ace Family YouTube channel. The McBroom family’s influence in the digital realm is apparent through their collective impact on various platforms, solidifying Landon’s presence in the dynamic landscape of online content creation.

So who is Landon when he’s not impressing his fans on social media? Join us as we find out, and get to know him better by taking a closer look at his life and career.

Early Personal Life

Landon McBroom, born on 26 September 1996 in California, USA, is part of the McBroom family with notable ties in the realm of sports and digital media. His parents, Allen and Michele McBroom, are divorced.

Landon shares a sibling connection with his celebrity brother Austin McBroom, renowned as a former NCAA basketball player and prominent YouTuber. Austin’s athletic journey includes playing as a guard for various teams such as the Eastern Washington Eagles, Saint Louis Billikens, and Central Michigan Chippewas.

Landon also has two half-siblings from his father’s side, whose names aren’t disclosed but are occasionally mentioned in his Instagram posts.

Education

Along with Austin, Landon has a passion for sports, and is a skilled athlete and certified trainer. His educational journey began at the local elementary school in his area, culminating in his matriculation from Paraclete High School in 2013. Landon then pursued higher education at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).

During his academic pursuits, Landon immersed himself in the sport of boxing, channelling his athletic prowess into a new endeavour.

At the same time, he focused on enhancing his online presence and visibility. This led to the inception of his own YouTube channel, on which he began sharing content, and engaging with his audience.

 

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Career

Landon transitioned into the world of vlogging when he moved in with his already popular girlfriend, Shyla Walker, who had established herself as an Instagram influencer. Following in the footsteps of his brother, who had launched his own YouTube channel the year before, Landon embarked on a similar journey.

Rather than creating an individual channel, Landon opted for a collaborative approach with his girlfriend, resulting in the birth of ‘THIS IS L&S.’

The channel specialised in hosting vlogs that offer a glimpse into their daily lives, alongside which, Landon diversified the content with reaction videos, pranks and challenges. The inaugural video featured an introductory vlog, in which Landon and Shyla discussed their relationship, marking the beginning of a growing viewership.

Capitalizing on family ties, Landon frequently featured his brother in the vlogs, contributing to the channel’s popularity. Notably, a reaction video showcasing his brother’s proposal became one of the channel’s most-watched videos.

Since its inception, ‘THIS IS L&S’ consistently delivered entertaining content, culminating in the channel amassing over two million subscribers. However, they stopped uploading in 2021, with Shyla announcing the end of the channel. However, I addition to his YouTube presence, Landon maintains an Instagram account, with many selfies and family photos to an audience of over a million followers.

Interesting Facts

Landon has a deep fondness for Mexican cuisine, savouring the flavors of the vibrant and diverse culinary tradition.

When it comes to music, R&B holds a special place in his heart, reflecting his appreciation for soulful melodies.

One of Landon’s all-time favourite movies is the 2003 film ‘Malibu’s Most Wanted.’

He admires Leonardo DiCaprio, who is his favourite actor.

The allure of high-performance vehicles resonates with his appreciation for style and sophistication. Landon’s love for luxury cars is evident, with a particular dream of owning a Lamborghini in his favourite colour, red.

Landon has expressed a desire to pet a tiger if given the opportunity, hinting at his fascination with the majestic and powerful creatures.

Amidst his personal events, Landon faced health challenges, as revealed in a video posted in April 2020 on the This L&S channel. Concerns about his well-being prompted an outpouring of support and prayers from his worried fans. Subsequently, in a video posted on 22 April 2020, his wife provided an update on his health condition, sharing that Landon has cancer but is undergoing treatment and receiving positive prognoses. The news has touched the hearts of his fans, who continue to offer support during this challenging time.

Landon loves expressing himself through tattoos, so it’s no surprise he has tattoos on his shoulder, back, and arms.

Later Personal Life

Landon’s connection with Shyla, the mother of his child, started on ‘Twitter,’ where they initially developed a friendship that evolved into a romantic relationship over time. Both recognized as Instagram stars and internet sensations, the duo formed a notable celebrity couple, blending their individual online presences into a collaborative effort.

Their romantic journey began in the summer of 2016, and the couple extend their partnership beyond social media by creating a joint YouTube channel titled “This is L&S.”

On this platform, they shared various content, including vlogs, pranks, challenges, and more, providing their audience with glimpses into their dynamic relationship.

In 2019, Shyla and Landon announced that they were expecting their first child, a daughter, whom they welcomed, Souline, into the world in December 2019.

However, their relationship took a tumultuous turn, leading to a split. Shyla accused Landon of alleged physical, verbal, and mental abuse, and highlighted his lack of support for their infant daughter. She even sought a restraining order against him, claiming that he attempted to kidnap their child. In response, Landon refuted these accusations on his own channel, asserting their falsehood.

The circumstances surrounding their relationship and subsequent separation have garnered attention and sparked discussions within the online community.

As a result of the tumultuous breakup, Shyla was granted custody of their daughter. However, she decided to revoke the restraining order, providing Landon with the opportunity to reunite with his daughter.

This change in the legal arrangement allowed for renewed contact and involvement between Landon and his child. The dynamics of their relationship have undergone shifts, reflecting the complexities and challenges associated with co-parenting in the aftermath of a tumultuous separation.

It looks like Landon has found love with a new lady, but he’s not showing her face on social media, so her identity is currently a mystery.

Physical Characteristics

Landon is of average height at 5ft 8ins (172cms), and weighs about 149lbs (68kgs). He has short dark brown hair and matching dark brown eyes.

Net Worth

Landon has enjoyed a successful career as a content creator for social media, and as a result, he has an estimated net worth of $540, 000, as of early 2024.

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