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Joey Graceffa

YouTube Star

#95 Most Popular
FULL NAME Joey Graceffa
DATE OF BIRTH May 16, 1991
Video blogger who became known for his musical parodies, including the 2012 Hunger Games song "I Wanna Go." He competed in the 22nd and 24th seasons of The Amazing Race. In 2014, he won a Streamy Award for Best Actor in a Drama for Storytellers. He started his Youtube career making videos with Brittany Joyal before the two parted ways in 2012. He launched his own web series on Teen.com called Joey's Dystopia. He released a book in 2015 titled "In Real Life: My Journey to a Pixelated World"; in the book he announced that he was gay. He grew up with his family in Boston before moving on his own to California to pursue his career. His parents divorced when he was young. He has a brother named Jett and a sister named Nicole. He began dating Daniel Preda in 2014. He is good friends with many fellow YouTubers, including Cat Valdes and Louise Pentland.