Reggie Couz is a social media personality who has gained fame on Vine where he does comedy and music. More than just the platform, he has also gained a massive followership on other social media sites such as Instagram and YouTube where he has millions of followers. Here is all to know about him.
Reggie Couz Bio and Age
It was on July 1, 1994, that the former Vine star was born in New Jersey. While not much is known about his childhood or how he was brought up, it is known that Reggie grew up as an only child.
What gained fame for Reggie as stated was his social media activities most especially his videos on Vine when the platform was buzzing. Interestingly enough, he began there shortly after leaving high school. Instead of collaborating with other Viners as was the case, he did it all alone and yet was soon able to pull a lot of followers in no time. By the time Vine finally shut down in 2017, Reggie Couz was already approaching 4 million followers as he had already reached 3.9 million Vine followers.
Apart from Vine, he has also got massive followership on other media sites such as YouTube which he began in 2013. Since then, he has been able to amass close to 100 million views and close to a million followers on the platform. On Instagram, he has been able to get together over 2 million followers.
More so, Twitter is another platform where the YouTuber enjoys great following with over 91 thousand followers. On Facebook, Reggie has more than 1.3 million followers and he is able to get much in terms of engagement.
One of the most interesting things about him is his ability to forge into many characters, which is what has been able to stand him out. Among his characters are Mr. Johnson, Pappa Couz, Holy Tony, Pastor Riley, and many more.
Family Life Of The YouTube Star
As regards the family life of Reggie Couz, while not much is known about his family, he has been able to recreate his family in his comedy, playing the part of Papa Couz which is a fictional father. In the character, his father who wears a mustache always tells him, also playing the part of the son to “shut yo ass up”.
Even though, as stated, not much is known about his real parents, he has revealed that his mother has was scared for him making a life out of his chosen profession. Although she had her fears at first, she still supported him and got fully convinced that he was going the right way when it started paying out. As at 2017, the YouTuber revealed that she was his business manager.
For his musical career, what has prepared him for that was his education at the Cicely Tyson School of Performing and Fine Arts, East Orange. There, he got the opportunity to learn Classical music in different languages including Spanish, German, Italian, and Russian.
After proceeding to The University of Arts in Philadelphia where he decided to study music, but couldn’t get more than a year there.
Thanks to that music background and his skills, Reggie was able to develop the character of Mr. Johnson’s Hip-Hop Choir which has become very popular on YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram. He has also released a number of songs such as Overnight, Holy Tony, Goin Down, and M.O.H.
Even though he has not taken his music to what any can call the mainstream, he has still managed to get his fair share of his fan base, which is mostly made of people on his social media circle. Hence, the largest share of listeners he gets are people from YouTube most especially. Nonetheless, his songs are also on various other platforms such as SoundCloud where he has over 55 thousand followers, iTune, Tidal, and many others.
Height and Weight
One of the things that one hardly find any reason to argue about Couz is that he is a very nice looking guy with a good height and a rather slim build. Looking at the numbers, he stands at a height of 6 foot 4 inches tall. For his weight and other body measurements, that still remains unknown in the public domain.