One of the most popular media where you can reach millions of people worldwide is YouTube. And with internet connectivity gaining to some of the places which did not have at least a year or two ago now have an internet connection and can stream YouTube with a decent internet connection.
Now, there are YouTubers who earn living from YouTube and they have their own set of fan base, these YouTubers connect with their fans thru live streams and collaborating online and thus gain follower count and subscriber count.
Here is the list of Indian YouTubers who have managed to rake up millions of subscribers and have reached stardom.
10. Sanjay Thumma
Popular with his satirical cooking channel, Sanjay Thumma also called Van chef was living in the USA where he decided to sell his restaurants and restart his life. Following this, he received many requests for cooking recipes when he decided to start a YouTube channel for cooking.
Later he moved to Hyderabad and started his website called Vahrevah and also cooking channel on YouTube where he cooks dishes with a hint of humour. His most popular video, Toddy Chicken has gained a separate fan base. He currently has 2.2 million subscribers and his channel name is VahChef.
9. Amit Bhadana
Before becoming one of the top YouTubers, Amit Bhadana used to create comedy sketches that relate everyday life. With his quirky videos, comedic punches, and videos showcasing the struggles that lower/middle-class people relate with he grew up the scale in YouTube.
Through his videos, he takes viewers into a different kind of journey. By profession he’s a law graduate, however, he started doing sketches without letting his parents know and he revealed the news only when he shot to fame. Currently, Amit Bhadana has 20.2 million subscribers.
8. Ashish Chanchlani
One more person in the list who shot to fame doing quirky videos is Ashish Chanchlani. Popular by creating vines for Facebook, Instagram. Ashish Chanchlani is now one of the popular faces on YouTube. His comic timing, parodies, and recent happenings which he showcases in a comic manner is what made him famous.
An engineer by profession, Ashish first started YouTube by doing movie reviews, later he turned to the comic vine which he gained followers. Currently, Ashish Chanchlani has around 19.8 million subscribers.
7. Shruti Arjun Anand
Although she does not have a subscriber count than the rest, Shruti is now an entrepreneur from YouTube. She started her YouTube channel with hairstyling videos, and soon became an inspiration to young audiences from tier 2 cities. This helped her to start her own business and is now the owner of Shruti Makeup and Beauty Pvt Ltd.
She creates content based on fashion, lifestyle, beauty, make-up, and also product reviews. And all her family members assist her to create, collaborate, or edit videos. She currently has 7.87 million subscribers.
6. Nisha Madhulika
Nisha Madhulika is a well-known YouTubers for culinary enthusiasts. She is one of the top chefs in the online world who apart from cooking has also written for various websites and is a restaurant consultant.
In 2016, Lok Sabha TV did an episode with her called “Shoonya se Shikhar tak”, which reached 1.6 million views on YouTube.
She has kept the channel exclusive for her audience and has rejected many endorsements that she received. She currently has 9.8m subscribers.
5. Gaurav Chaudhary
Popular with his channel, Technical Guruji, Gaurav Chaudhary has 2 channels, one with the name Technical Guruji which he has 18.4 million subscribers, and another one with his name Gaurav Chaudhary which has 3.75 million subscribers.
The main channel Technical Guruji, he does product reviews, unboxing the latest phones, and the reviews are easy to understand as he explains them in Hindi.
4. Vidya Iyer
Popular with her music-based channel, Vidya Vox where many of us at one point of time or other have heard music from her. She started her channel while studying at George Washington University.
She started to grow popular while mixing Hollywood and Bollywood music and has even collaborated with House music artist. The Chainsmokers which has garnered over 3 million views. Currently, she has 6.94 million subscribers and now she has been releasing some of her original songs.
3. Sandeep Maheshwari
One of the well known YouTubers and CEO of imagesbazaar.com is Sandeep Maheshwari. He started his career as a freelance photographer and years later he sold his camera and joined marketing organisation.
He slowly became a motivational speaker and an entrepreneur. He holds a Limca record for photography and is also the recipient of many awards and accolades. He currently has 16.1 million subscribers and counting.
2. Bhuvan Bam
One of the first Indian YouTuber to reach a million subscribers in Bhuvan Bam. He started his career as a singer in bars in New Delhi and started his comedic channel called BB ki Vines where he posted comic and satirical vines.
He is popular among youth for his fluency in sarcasm and abuses, and for producing content that most of us can relate with. He has created various characters such as Bablu, Bancho, Fuddi, and many series such as Angry masterji which is loved by his followers. Currently, BB Ki Vines has around18.5 million subscribers.
Ajey Nagar is now one of the top-most YouTubers in India who now holds a record of 24.4 million subscribers. An avid gamer, he also has another YouTube channel called CarryisLive.
He is known for his roasting videos where he has roasted people of tik-tok, vine, music videos, pranks, and many such. His YouTube popularity is such that he ended up interviewing Tom Cruise and Henry Cavill. Carry Minati became a known name after he posted a video called ‘YouTube vs Tik Tok: The End’ which shattered many records on YouTube.