Lilly Singh, a 34-year-old YouTuber of Punjabi descent born in Canada, received a prestigious invitation to enthrall her Indian fans, marking a significant milestone in her career. With her online success, she has emerged as one of the wealthiest YouTubers globally, even earning the title of the highest-paid woman on the platform in 2016.
Before achieving fame, Singh worked at a fast-food joint for minimum wage. However, in 2010, she began her journey as a YouTuber, gaining worldwide recognition under the pseudonym ‘Superwoman.’ To further expand her career prospects, she relocated from Canada to Los Angeles, where she shared motivational content, daily vlogs, entertaining skits, and rants on her channel.
Over time, Singh’s fame soared, leading her to become a talk show host and appear in music videos. In 2015, she embarked on a successful world tour, covering Australia, Dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore, and India. The tour’s documentary marked her debut as a feature film creator. Additionally, she ventured into writing and became a bestselling author. In 2019, she openly shared on social media that she identifies as bisexual.
As a remarkable achievement, Lilly Singh became the first individual of South Asian or Indian descent to host a late-night talk show in the US. Residing in Los Angeles, she enjoys a luxurious lifestyle in an expansive home spanning over 6,000 square feet, complete with five bedrooms, six bathrooms, and a personal swimming pool. The estimated value of her lavish abode is an impressive $4.1 million.
According to Forbes, Singh’s YouTube earnings placed her third and tenth in previous rankings, with incomes of $7.5 million and $10.5 million, respectively. Additionally, various reports from different sources estimate her net worth to be around $20 million.