Imari Stuart is an American YouTube star, who became popular after appearing in his high school friend Tana Mongeau's YouTube channel a number of times. He appeared in Tana's very first videos, and one of them, the Bean Boozled Challenge, became so popular that they made an updated version of it. He then proceeded to launch his own self-titled YouTube channel in 2016, and Tana Mongeau appeared in his first YouTube video. The vlogger found much success with his YouTube channel within a short span of one year. With time, he achieved more fame and recognition with his vlogging. Currently, he posts vlogs once a week. He is also a social media personality, and is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. While he has 74k fans on Twitter, he has garnered 105k fans on his Instagram account.
Rise to Stardom
Imari Stuart was introduced to YouTube in 2011 on his friend’s channel. The audience loved to see his videos and soon he garnered a small but loyal fan following. He started his self-titled YouTube channel on November 10, 2016. Since then, he has garnered 144k subscribers and 6 million views, as of June 2018. The initial positive response he received encouraged him to improve the quality of the content of his vlogs. Eventually, he also increased his interactions with his fans on different social media platforms.
His videos are very funny and their content is drawn from his own life experiences. One of his first videos, ‘I peed in the front seat of someone’s car…’ is a very popular one and has amassed 218k views over a period of time. ‘Tana Cakes My Face Like A PRO’ is another popular post with 693k views. It was published in March 2017. The video, ‘I came out to my family and now they hate me’, published in January 2018, is among his most-watched videos. The poignant video features Imari telling his viewers about his painful experience of coming out to his family about being gay. Some of the other popular videos are ‘I surprised her with her ex!!’, ‘Try not to cry challenge with Tana Mongeau’, and ‘How I cleared my acne insanely fast.’
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Imari Stuart was born on October 22, 1998, in Las Vegas, Nevada, the USA, to Debra and Erashe Stuart. He has a younger brother, Amir, and a younger sister, Meia. Imari and YouTube star Tana Mongeau are high school friends. He graduated from Green Valley High School in Henderson, Nevada, and later attended the University of Nevada, Reno. He began dating fellow YouTuber Aaron Fuller in 2018.