YouTube is a worldwide phenomenon that has taken the world by storm, proving to be a viable source of income, and French YouTubers are not falling behind. There are so many famous French YouTubers out there, and it’s no wonder that France is among the top ten YouTube-using countries in the world!
If you’re wondering who the hottest, most popular and best French YouTubers are, you’ve come to the right place. Not only do these famous French YouTubers have a massive following, giving these French vloggers something of major influence both in France and abroad.
What’s more, their following is international! With so many people now turning to YouTube to learn or strengthen their skills in foreign languages, these A-list French YouTubers have gained major popularity! Learn more about some of the best French YouTubers in our consolidated list below.
Niche: Pop Culture Media
Brands they’ve worked with: Happydemics, Prime Video France, Love Great Britain
Facts about Konbini:
Konbini has had a presence on YouTube for more than 16 years, having joined YouTube on August 31, 2006.
50% of their audience is in the 15-34-year-old demographic.
This popular French YouTube Channel has over 1.45 million subscribers and over 3,000 uploaded videos racking up more than 634 million views.
Konbini started off as an advertising agency with the goal to promote France’s rich cultural diversity by celebrating it through its people, both young and old. Now, the foreign direct investment (FDI) media brand company has grown its influence so much that it has its own weekly show airing on TV where it highlights the amazing work done by talented individuals who are making waves across various industries in France.
On their French YouTube channel, their content varies across different spheres covering topics from news, politics, culture, current events, music, lifestyle, sports, and more!
Earnings: As of 2022, Konbini’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.47 million
Brands they’ve worked with: Avnier, ArianeGroup, Von Dutch
Facts about Orelsan:
His real name is Aurélien Cotentin.
Aurélien (Orelsan) is 40 years old.
He has a degree in Economics and Social Sciences.
He’s also a film director for the film Comment c’est loin.
He has his own clothing brand called Avnier.
Orelsan is a French rapper, songwriter, record producer, actor and film director. He has released four studio albums including his debut Perdu d’avance (2009), Le chant des sirènes (2011), La fête est finie (2017) and Civilisation (2021).
He is also half of the famous French hip-hop duo Casseurs Flowters alongside Gringe. Orelsan has been nominated for and has received various awards including the Best French Act in the MTV Europe Music Awards (2009), Songwriter of the Year in the Prix de la Création Musicale (2013), and Music Video of the Year, Male Artist of the Year and Urban Music Album of the year at the Victoires de la Musique (2018).
Orelsan has a whopping 1.86 M subscribers on YouTube accumulating over 829,500,000 views. He also has 1.8 M followers on Instagram.
Earnings: As of 2022, Orelsan’s net worth on YouTube alone is estimated to be around $1.86 million
Brands they’ve worked with: St. Regis Wines, HYPE Boat Club, Dosha Yoga
Facts about Lysandre Nadeau:
Lysandre was born in Canada
She is 27 years old.
She is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 54 kg.
Her favorite hobbies include traveling and making videos.
She also has a career in acting, having played in Stress Relief (2017) and Fake Tattoos (2017).
Lysandre Nadeau is a popular French YouTube vlogger who shares entertaining stories from her life. She also takes on popular social media challenges and radiates positivity with her rich social media personality.
This famous French YouTuber also starred in a number of films including Blé: Down pour toi (2014), Fake Tattoos (2017), and Stress Relief (2017).
She built her career on YouTube after opening her channel in 2010, and now has over 422K subscribers on YouTube and over 366 K subscribers on Instagram!
Earnings: As of 2022, Lysandre Nadeau’s net worth is estimated to be around $128 K
Niche: Nonprofits & Activism
Brands they’ve worked with: vie_religieuse_, elietteabecassis
Facts about KTOtv:
KTOtv was created by Jean-Michel di Falco, then auxiliary bishop of Paris.
KTO started on the Paris cable television network.
In May 2010, KTOtv began broadcasting in the Middle East and North Africa.
This famous French YouTube channel has interesting content that covers the highlights of the Catholic church, namely Church news both in France and around the world with particular attention given to the Pope’s travels. It has also uploaded documentaries about the Vatican and Christians in Iraq for example. Among their content, you can also discover entertaining and funny skits.
In June of 2019, KTO broadcast the first service live from the Notre Dame in Paris since the fire. The French YouTube channel employs 70 people, around a third of whom are journalists.
KTOtv boasts over 566 K subscribers on YouTube and garners over 225 M views on their videos to date.
Earnings: As of 2022, KTOtv’s net worth is estimated to be around $8.92 K.
Niche: Sports, Bodybuilding
Brands they’ve worked with: Shapeyou, Reves Suisse
Facts about Tibo:
Tibo’s real name is Thibaud Delapart.
He is 30 years old.
He has launched a clothing brand
Thibaud, better known as Tibo, began specializing in bodybuilding and published videos on YouTube on the subject during his final year of study at Toulouse Business School. He became famous for certain catchphrases like “Daaamn!” or “énorme et sec” (which means, huge and dry).
In December 2017, the program Quotidien named him French Youtuber of the Year, as his videos were then receiving an average of a million views each. After stopping his bodybuilding videos, Tibo is now dabbling into the discovery of different lifestyles and both popular or lesser-known occupations.
She is considered to be one of the hottest female Youtubers with over 566K subscribers and 4.2 million followers on Instagram.
Earnings: As of 2022, Tibo’s net worth is estimated to be around $58.2 K
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Brands they’ve worked with: But, Veepee, Draw my Pad
Facts about Maxime Chabroud:
Maxime is 31 years old.
He studied marketing before deciding to become a videographer.
His hobbies include dubbing, music, and acting.
He has his own online clothing store.
Maxime Chabroud is better known by his pseudonym and anagram Amixem. When he began posting videos on his YouTube channel, he first covered the subject matter of video games. Then as time progressed he began branching out to other topics and styles, offering vlogs and comedic content as well.
According to survey takers, aged between 15-16, of a popular study called “Animat,” produced by the Omnicom Media Group in partnership with Puremédias, Amixem is considered to be the “most-liked” personality, even beating popular television presenters!
No Top French YouTubers list would be complete without featuring a gaming channel in the mix, and Amixem certainly has earned his spot with over 7 million subscribers!
Earnings: As of 2022, Maxime’s net worth is estimated to be around $88.7 K.
Brands they’ve worked with: Fondation des Femmes, Melody Coco, Nocibe
Facts about Natoo:
Her real name is Nathalie Odzierejko.
Nathalie is 37 years old.
She is a French web videographer, comedian, singer, and actress.
She is of Polish origin.
Originally considering a career as a Physical Education teacher, Nathalie Odzierejko joined the police force in 2007, before finally discovering YouTube in 2010 and opening her own channel in 2011. She quickly gained popularity thanks to her giggle-inducing humorous videos.
She also made appearances in films and animations including Spongebob and Lego Batman. Among her many endeavors is her costume jewelry line called “Magic Jewel,” which was launched in 2016.
This lovely famous French Youtuber has earned her place on our list thanks to her 5 million subscribers!
Earnings: As of 2022, Natoo’s net worth is estimated to be around $3.8 K.
Brands they’ve worked with: CIC, Icelandair, Prime Video France
Facts about Cyprien:
Cyprien Iov is 32 years old.
He is one of the most subscribed French YouTubers
He has a secondary channel named Bigorneaux et Coquillages shared with colleague Squeezie.
Cyprien first became known in the realm of French YouTube channels when he worked for Dailymotion under the pseudonym Monsieur Dream, before breaking away and starting to make videos under his own name.
He is well known for his comedic content, presenting unique, fresh, and entertaining vibes to his massive fan following. Among his content are entertaining skits, reaction and commentary videos as well as bloopers and cutscenes sure to send you into a fit of stitches. His videos earn him millions of views thanks to all those laugh-out-loud moments he provides.
Cyprien is considered to be one of the best French YouTubers out there with over 14 million subscribers and nearly 3 billion video views.
Earnings: As of 2022, Cyprien’s net worth is estimated to be around $18.4 K.
Norman fait des vidéos
Brands they’ve worked with: Saint Maclou, Mecanicus, Renaissance Paris Republique
Facts about Norman:
Norman Jacky Cyril Thavaud is 34 years old.
He played the saxophone for seven years in a conservatory.
Born in Arras, France, he moved to Paris to study cinema before becoming a montage specialist.
While Norman was studying at college he met fellow comedian Hugo Dessioux and the pair formed the “Le Velcrou” comedic group that posted comical videos on the Dailymotion website. Norman and his team were featured in Cyprien’s work.
In 2009, Norman received his degree in cinematography from University Paris-1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Soon after Le Velcrou broke up and the team members began producing videos on their own.
Norman’s most popular video is entitled “The Bilinguals,” shooting his notoriety through the roof. He is considered to be one of the biggest French YouTubers with his videos getting billions of views! He has been referred to as a “web phenomenon” by his peers as well as several media outlets.
Certainly among the best French YouTubers, Norman has over 12 M subscribers.
Earnings: As of 2022, Norman’s net worth is estimated to be around $13.3 K.
Brands they’ve worked with: Studio Bagel, pizzaiolofficiel, PatrickLeChat
Facts about Mister V:
His real name is Yvick Letexier
Mister V is 29 years old.
He is a videographer, comedian, actor, and rapper.
Yvick Letexier, famously known as Mister V was educated at the Lycée Aristide Bergès in Seyssinet-Pariset and began making comedy videos as part of a podcast in the year 2008, on Dailymotion. What started off as a hobby of making funny videos to share with his friends ended up landing him thousands of views, pushing him to take the hobby further and turn it into a successful YouTube career.
From being a student to fighting, couple issues and parties, reality TV shows, and social networks, Mister V covers all kinds of topics from day-to-day life and adds a dash of salt and pepper with his expressive facial expressions and charismatic touch.
Mister V started his musical career in 2013, and released his first French rap album named Double V in 2017, which sold over 21,000 copies in the first week, and was certified platinum in 2018, with more than 100,000 copies sold!
As far as French YouTubers go, Mister V cuts the list with over 5 million subscribers.
Earnings: As of 2022, Mister V’s net worth is estimated to be around $5.22 K.
Whether you’re looking to brush up on your French skills and are looking to find some of the best French YouTubers on the scene, or if you are an aspiring YouTuber who wants to understand the journey that these top French YouTubers have taken to get to where they are, we hope that you found this list of the most popular French YouTubers informative and useful!