DanTDM has been named the highest-earning YouTuber of 2017 – making £12.3m this yr, in response to Forbes journal.
The 26-year-old, from Aldershot, began off making movies of himself enjoying Minecraft and Pokemon.
He is obtained greater than 16 million subscribers and has had greater than 10 billion views of all his movies.
The YouTuber, whose actual title is Dan Middleton, didn’t function within the prime ten record final yr.
DanTDM’s latest dwell tour included a present on the Sydney Opera Home – which turned the second fastest-selling present within the venue’s historical past.
He began posting movies, which have been aimed on the under-10s, whereas working in Tesco.
Again in November, Dan informed Newsbeat that he wasn’t ready for the celebrity he obtained from being a YouTuber.
He stated it is intense being a task mannequin for younger folks and is one thing he is nonetheless studying about.
Picture caption Lilly Singh is the one girl on the record
Solely 4 of final yr’s prime 10 are within the 2017 record.
Final yr’s winner, PewDiePie, has fallen to sixth place.
The one girl within the prime 10, Canadian Lilly Singh (aka Superwoman), is in 10th place with £7.8m.
Zoella, who final month apologised following a backlash over the value of her £50 introduction calendar, didn’t make the record.
Here is the record in full
1 Daniel Middleton $16.5m (£12.3m)
Picture caption DanTDM was once known as The Diamond Minecart
2 Evan Fong (VanossGaming) – $15.5m (£11.6m)
Picture caption Evan Fong is one other gamer who’s a newcomer to the record
three Dude Excellent – $14m (£10.5m)
Picture caption With 24 million subscribers, Dude Excellent is a gaggle of ex-high college basketball gamers who do sport-related stunts and methods
four Markiplier – $12.5m (£9.3m)
Picture caption Actual title Mark Fischbach, gamer Markiplier rises three locations this yr
four Logan Paul – $12.5m (£9.3m)
Picture caption 22-year-old Logan made his title as a Vine star earlier than migrating to YouTube
6 PewDiePie – $12m (£9m)
Picture caption PewDiePie, aka Felix Kjellberg, remains to be the YouTuber with essentially the most subscribers
7 Jake Paul – $11.5m (£eight.6m)
Picture caption Jake Paul is 2 years youthful – and two locations beneath – his brother Logan
eight Ryan ToysReview – $11m (£eight.2m)
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Ryan’s channel consists of him opening toys and reviewing them. Ryan is six-years-old.
eight Smosh – $11m (£eight.2m)
Picture caption Ian Hecox is now the one member of comedy channel Smosh, after his collaborator Daniel Padilla left in June
10 Lilly Singh – $10.5m (£7.8m)
Picture caption Lilly Singh drops from third in final yr’s record