KevJumba, the famous Asian-American star was born on the 12th day of June 1990 in Houston, Texas, United States of America. He is a blogger, humanitarian and activist. Kev is the son of software consultant Michael Wu, who happens to be a Chinese immigrant from Taiwan. The likeable blogger, whose real name is Kevin Wu, has never disclosed any information regarding his mother. Kevin has a younger brother named Kelly Wu.

Kevin Wu was a student at Clement High School, located in Sugarland, Texas, and also went to California State University. Since his father was a computer engineer, KevJumba developed an interest in web browsing in high school. He was bewitched by the comic events of Dave Chapelle; a comedian-actor. He became fascinated and started posting cartoon videos on Youtube.

The first video KevJumba posted; where he did a break-dance in his backyard barely gained recognition. Over time, the content and subject began to improve. In March 2007, his channel began to gain the necessary recognition. Jeff Yang, a popular journalist and writer, praises Wu for his remarkable traits.


Kevin’s passion for making videos eventually made him decide to drop out of school. Due to his determination to achieve stardom, he started posting hilarious videos on his YouTube channel “KevJumba”; which started when he was in high school. The videos are centered around the sultry pursuit of Asian-American teens. His individual experience touched the majority of people of color and Asians.

Some of KevJumba’s famous videos including “ I have to face stereotypes” and “My dad is a Butthash hero ” fascinated majority of the masses who saw them in a short period of time. Kevin has been endorsed by prominent and influential people such as JC Penney and T-Mobile. They both provided him with the necessary remunerative mercenary. He has also collaborated with famous YouTube personalities such as Philip DeFranco, Jessica Lee Rose, Christine Gambito, Ryan Higa and many more.

The year 2008

In 2008, KevJumba landed ninth position in the Top 10 Artist category by iStardom Incorporation. Additionally, HBOLab endorsed Kevin. Branch “; their web series for that particular year. In the same year, the number of his fans increased and he gained celebrities who became his fans. Celebrities like Ella Noon, Baron Davis and Jessica Alba have all been interested in its content.

Due to KevJumba’s rapid rise, his father is captivated and makes his first appearance in the Wu series ‘I Love My Dad’ video. He also featured in other videos he later made. In 2010, KevJumba and his father united to participate in the reality TV show. ‘The Fantastic Race’. His popularity and versatility earned him golden opportunities in the following films: Upman, Hangman, and Revenge of the Dragon.

Car crash KevJumba

In 2013, KevJumba disappeared from YouTube and other social media platforms for undisclosed reasons; but returned later in 2017. When he returned to the public, Kevin revealed he was involved in a terrible car accident that nearly wiped him out. He shared his experience via his YouTube video titled ” Hope “, posted on March 15, 2017.

Although many believed he had lost his life, it is safe to know that Kev is alive and safe.

Philanthropy and net worth

Wu is a celebrity who likes to give to charity constantly. In 2008 he launched ‘Jumbafund’ using his YouTube channel only to raise funds for the less privileged. Kevin has donated thousands of dollars to several social conglomerates. He also helped by setting up basic schools in Kenya, Africa. He did this to provide free, quality education to underprivileged children. In 2009, he started a tour. launch a comedy music program to raise awareness about the terrible hepatitis B.

KevJumba, YouTube celebrity has a net worth of around $2 million.

relationship, size

Kevin has a delectable girlfriend. This is a celebrity who refused to disclose information about his relationship. No information about his girlfriend was heard because he decided to keep a low profile. In 2013, he was in a relationship with a woman named Madison. He has a lone account in which he features his girlfriend and close friends. Most of the time he comments about her, but he is very private.

KevJumba is tall, but not as tall as his father. While his dad is 6ft 3in tall, he is 5ft 11in tall.

Quick Facts About KevJumba

  • KevJumba’s videos have been praised by the likes of Jessica Alba, Ella Koon and Baron Davis.
  • As of June 5, 2008, Wu had reached the top spot for most subscribed comedian on YouTube.
  • In total, his videos have been viewed over 343.9 million times.
  • In 2008, at age 21, his YouTube videos had 9 million views.