Bethany Gaskin is an American mukbang “YouTuber,” known for her food channel, `Bloveslife.’ Mukbang is a live broadcast of a host eating while interacting with the audience. She started her channel in January 2017, and within a little more than 2 years, she has gained nearly two million subscribers. Despite not being a professional chef, her videos on food recipes and food challenges attracted the attention of viewers in a short time. Some of her hit videos include `GINORMOUS MEGA SHRIMP WITH POTATOES FROM GREAT ALASKA,’ which has over 4.7 million views, and `Mother`s Day Seafood Boil with Curtis the Crab From Vital Choice,’ which has over 8.7 million views. Overall, her channel has nearly 900 videos and has earned nearly 350 million views. Other than posting about food and her culinary exploits, she also posts videos related to beauty, vlogging, and counseling. She is married and has two children. Her estimated net worth is around $100,000.
Rise to Stardom
Bethany Gaskin began her ‘Youtube’ career on her channel, ‘Bloveslife,’ with the video `Southern Cabbage with Smoked Turkey,’ which was uploaded on January 3, 2017. The cooking-tutorial video earned over 69 thousand views. She continued uploading more videos. Gradually, her channel started gaining more views and subscribers.
Her video `Seafood Boil 2 Mukbang - Smacking Sounds,’ which was uploaded in March, became her first video to reach half a million views. In May, she uploaded the video ` Seafood Boil 4 - Smacking Noises/Messy Eating,’ which became her first video to cross a million views. Both the videos featured her eating different kinds of seafood.
Her next video to cross a million views was `Seafood boil 5 - Smacking Noises/Messy Eating/King Crab/Lobster/Shrimp,’ which also featured her eating various kinds of seafood. The video has crossed over 5.6 million views so far.
Shortly after, she uploaded the video `MY First YouTube Paycheck/How Much I Made After 3 Solid Months on YouTube in 2017,’ in which she talked about her earnings through ‘YouTube.’ The video has gained over a million views so far. As her popularity started soaring, almost all her videos started gaining hundreds of thousands of views.
Her most popular videos include `Mother's Day Seafood Boil with Curtis the Crab From Vital Choice’ (which has over 8.7 million views), `First time Testing the Boiling Crab’ (which has over 5.1 million views), and `GINORMOUS MEGA SHRIMP WITH POTATOES FROM GREAT ALASKA’ (which has over 4.7 million views.
She has also posted videos not related to cooking or food, such as `Get Ready with Me,’ a makeup tutorial video, which has gained over 147 thousand views.
Two of her most recent videos are `Que's Final Thought Video - The End,’ which has crossed 373 thousand views, and `Soul Food Mukbang, My Last Address,’ which also has over 358 thousand views.
So far, Gaskin has managed to gain over 1.9 million followers on ‘YouTube.’
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Family & Personal Life
Bethany Gaskin was born on April 2, 1975, in the US. Not much is known about her childhood or parents.
She is currently 44 years old. She is married and has two kids, Darius and Dalvin. Her husband appears alongside her in some of her videos.
Despite having no professional background as a chef, she has managed to become a culinary celebrity in a short period of time.
Her estimated net worth is around $100,000.