YouTube is something very usual to the current generation. Anybody sitting in any corner of this world can get through the latest news or latest music within seconds and just on fingertip with YouTube. Without any doubt it is an enormously wide and vast medium to promote or defame something. YouTube has helped a large number of people to gain a successful identity among the general public of different corners across the globe. Yet there are some stars that won our heart and they are still a part of famous people. Today we are here with the name of such stars that got name and fame from YouTube.
10. James Bay
James Bay is an English singer, guitarist, and songwriter. James was a complete raw passion and talent. Victory took its time to reach to James. Nonetheless, his monogram tunes and voice gave him gigantic fame. The massive following of James Bay organically came with the albums sung by him. In 2014 he released his singles that led him towards great popularity. However, an impressive number of James Bay’s followers came in existence once after his YouTube videos. Today he is a widely spread designation when it comes to amazing singers.
9. Alessia Cara
Alessia Cara is a Canadian singer and songwriter. Her video was not seen by mass audience before EP Entertainment’s founder Robert Eleazer’s daughter showed it to him. Alessia’s after school activity involved recoding and posting of the songs on YouTube which eventually led her to great recognition at an early age. She was lighted in her first stage show almost four years ago.
8. Charlie Puth
Charlie Puth is one of the major video discoveries by Ellen DeGeneres. Charlie is an American singer and song writer. He got massively famous after his YouTube video. He was a typical college kid as he studied at Berklee College of Music. “Someone like you” was Charlie’s first song along with Emily Luther and Adele. Charlie got majority of his eminence after his video posted on YouTube which led him to gain massive followers. He started from the very beginning and now he is one of the most famous names among American singers.
7. Austin Mahone
Austin Mahone is one fancy look and swag for the youth. He is a fellow singer to both Justin Bieber and Shawn Mendes. Austin is a 22 years old American singer and songwriter. He started with YouTube The first cover song by him swoon away the fans. However, he has signed his own label currently.
6. 5 Seconds of Summer
This Australian Pop Rock band got incredibly famous from Facebook and Twitter. Nevertheless, they got signed officially only after their first YouTube video. The band got huge recognition due to their following on YouTube. Later they joined the tour with One Direction after which Louis even sponsored them up.
5. The Weeknd
Some people earn slowly yet solely on the basis of their talent, The Weeknd is one such name. In the beginning of Weeknd’s career his videos used to have one static image. His work in the start was one considered enigma. Later he thrived to have an impressive following and support for his videos. Soon The Weeknd became a name famous for different artistry and his signature voice gave him a great level of appreciation.
4. Ed Sheeran
Every time we hear the name of Ed Sheeran, the lyrics “I am in love with the shape of you, push and pull like a magnet do” inevitably cross the brain. That’s the magic of Ed Sheeran’s heart-warming music. He always tried to be the most relatable singer. All the covers recorded by him in his bedroom and backyard for YouTube is no less than inspiration to the aspiring singers.
3. Shawn Mendes
This Canadian singer and songwriter is hugely famous among youth for the diverse type of music and songs he presents. Shawn Mendes is 20 years old and his fans would hardly believe that he used to participate in cover competitions. However, Shawn did not have to wait for success for much longer. His fans immensely loved him from the very beginning. He joined YouTube with fellow singer Austin Mahone and soon he became a part of the Taylor Swift team on her 1989 tour.
2. Carly Rae Jepsen
Carly Rae Jepsen is a Canadian actress and singer. She got her reputation with the songs recorded by her. Nonetheless, huge fame came to her life with the sensation of YouTube videos. You must have heard the song “Call me may be”, apparently Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez found this video and did a lip sync to it and we are all aware about the results.
1. Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber is not a new name to this generation. Nobody would’ve guessed that this cute looking boy who used to sing softly will turn out a brand one day. Undoubtedly Bieber is fever of this peer. The first believers of Justin’s talent were none other than Usher and Scooter Braun. In a singing competition Scooter Braun accidentally recorded the video of Justin Bieber singing “So Sick”, rest the popularity of Bieber itself is an answer. Justin Bieber is undoubtedly one of the most impacting discoveries of YouTube.