Faze Banks is the name of an American YouTuber and Chief Operating Officer of FaZe Clan, the enormously popular Call of Duty gaming group. He has a YouTube channel that has more than five million subscribers. His real name is Ricky Banks.
|Real Name||Ricky Banks|
|Date of Birth||18 October 1991|
|Famous As||You Tuber|
Faze was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts. As per wiki, he celebrates his birthday on October 18 and was born in 1991, which makes his age 29 this year. He holds an American nationality and belongs to Caucasian ethnicity. Faze also familiar with the name Richard Bengtson. In 2010, he received his graduation degree from Lowell High School. He has a brother Faze rug, who is also one of the famous youtube stars and highly popular among his fans. Ніѕ раѕѕіоn fоr gаmіng ѕtаrtеd whеn hе wаѕ vеrу уоung. Аmоng thе vіdео gаmеѕ thаt hе uѕеd tо рlау аѕ а сhіld іnсludеѕ NНL, Маddеn, аnd Наlо аѕ а Сhіld.
In September 2011, he launched his youtube channel under the name BanksHasBank before changing it to FaZe Banks. His YouTube channel’s most of the content is based on gaming. His 1st video The Single Greatest Soaring in Style uploaded in October 2011. He used to upload short length videos that used to contain insane trick shots of the game Call of Duty. Moreover, he also gained interest in making YouTube videos like reaction, vlogs, pranks and more. The rise to the top was quick and he earned a good amount of viewers and subscribers as well.
Before joining the FaZe clan, Banks had a clan called SoaR, so he changed his channel name to SoaR Banks. Later joined the FaZe Clan in March 2013 and he changed his channel name to FaZe Banks. Reportedly when he joining the clan, he had around 45k subscribers and earned 100k subscribers at the end of June 2013. After that, he hit 1 million subscribers in the middle of 2017 and decided to stop making gaming videos and started making vlogs and challenge videos. In 2013, he became the CEO of the Call of duty game. As of now, his YouTube channel has earned 5 million subscribers with over 384 million total channel views. Below is the most popular youtube video on the Banks channel.
FaZe able to makes a good earning and hos most of the income sources are YouTube ads, FaZe Clan, merchandise. Reportedly, he earns around $30k from the YouTube channel. His yearly earnings through youtube are around $350k. However, it wouldn’t be wrong to claim that he enjoys a luxurious living. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase. He earns a considerable amount of money via merch and advertisements.
Talking about his personal life, he is very much single by his marital status. But he was in a relationship with Alissa Violet, who also know as a social personality and Instagram model. Faze 1st met his girlfriend in June 2017 and started each other since then. On September 8, 2017, the Instagram star tweeted stating she got engaged but faze never commented on the post. In July 2019, he and Violet broke up.