Who is JakenbakeLive?
A one of a kind YouTuber and Twitch streamer, JakenbakeLive has reached fame by making videos about his daily life in Asian countries. He has attracted hundreds of thousands of people to his channels, and is continuing to improve his popularity with new videos.
JakenbakeLive Age, Real Name, Childhood
Born Jake Abramson on the 28th July 1990, in Los Angeles, California USA, as much as he shares his life today, he has invested as much effort to hide details from his childhood.
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All we know is that he attended a university from which he obtained a business degree in marketing. After graduation, JakenbakeLive received a scholarship for Fudan University, where he studied the Chinese Language (Mandarin) for the next two years, and fell in love with the Asian culture. He started creating videos about his life in Asia, and uploaded all of them onto the Chinese streaming platform Inke. This made him quite popular with Asian youth as in no time he garnered vast popularity within the target public.
However, after his two years in China passed, JakenbakeLive returned home where he found a job at Livestar in its marketing department, and in his free time started learning Japanese. Invested in Asian culture and language, his desire to live in Asia returned, and in 2017 he moved to Tokyo, Japan, where once settled he started his Twitch channel, and began making streams from his daily life in the country. He would soon start moving from place-to-place, exploring the Japanese and Asian culture on the whole. This brought hundreds of thousands of followers on to his Twitch channel.
Rise to Stardom
He started making friends wherever he moved to, and struck-up friendships with a few other YouTubers from Asia, including LilyPichu, Pokimane, Fedmyster, and others, with whom he started collaborating. His popularity on Twitch improved, and in addition to “IRL” (In-Real-Life) videos, JakenbakeLive also recorded himself while playing some of the most popular video games, including “Valorant” and “Big Bear” among others. He is now closing in on 500,000 followers on Twitch, and numerous subscribers from which he charges from $5 to $25 per subscription tier, which has sinificantly increased his wealth.
Although Twitch is his main source of popularity, and therefore income, JakenbakeLive has also started his YouTube channel. Having started his YouTube channel also in 2017, his popularity on this media is far smaller than the one he enjoys on Twitch, but he has shared here more personal videos, the first in February 2018 about the Senso-Ji Temple, visiting it with his now ex-girlfriend, Kana. He continued with new funny and interesting videos on the platform, but attracting more people both on Twitch and YouTube.
One of his funniest videos is about a sex store, while his most popular video comes from a night out in Japan with his friends LilyPichu and Pokimane, visiting the infamous Trap Café. He has also made his fans believe that his current girlfriend kissed him in one of his videos, but it was just a clickbait, and as a result, the video became very popular.
Recently, as the travel ban has restricted his moving options, he found a new way of making an income as he started giving English lessons to Asians. He uploaded his first lesson on YouTube that features his girlfriend Water and another YouTuber, Huchubby.
JakenbakeLive Net Worth, Height, Weight, and Appearance
JakenbakeLive is a famous Twitch streamer and his fame has followed him around the world, with his wealth increasing a lot in recent years. According to sources, he earns around $15,000 per month from his Twitch channel, and so sources have estimated his wealth to be around $850,000 as of mid- 2020, which is a fair increase from $600,000 in the previous year.
JakenbakeLive’s body measurements are unknown, though he is rather tall and has an athletic figure. He has short light brown hair and blue eyes.
JakenbakeLive Personal Life, Dating, Girlfriend
JakenbakeLive has shared almost all major events in his life with his fans, and you can learn so much about him from his videos. He is currently in a relationship with a girl named Water Lyn, who is an Instagram model, but now travels with him. She is featured in almost all videos, and has become very popular since the two started their romance.
Before Water, JakenbakeLive was in a relationship with a girl named Kana, who is also a Twitch streamer. His fans were hooked on their relationship, with many saying that Kana is better than his current girlfriend.
JakenbakeLive News, Facts
Before obtaining world popularity, he was offered a one million dollar deal to join the streaming platform Huya, focused on the Chinese market, but decided not to accept it. After three years of living in Japan, he has left the country and returned to his hometown of Los Angeles. He made a goodbye video in which he has talked about why he is leaving Japan,, and what his plans are for the future, including his relationship with Water. He is currently residing in Los Angeles, spending time with his family and friends. Just a few days ago in mid-2020, he uploaded a picture of himself while on a fishing trip on Big Bear Lake, California with his friends.