How much is Dude Perfect worth? $30 Million
How did Dude Perfect earn their money and wealth?
Dude perfect is a successful team of 5 people on YouTube who work in American sports entertainment. Coby and Cory Cotton – the twins, Garrett Hilbert, Cody Jones, and Tyler Toney formed the group “Dude perfect”. They were all basketball players in high school and were college roommates at Texas A&M University. They are active since 2009 and had no idea what they were getting themselves into. They incorporated teamwork into their culture and ended up creating the building blocks for fame. They believe they have an opportunity to make an impact on the countless other lives around the globe with the help of God.
The Dude perfect is famous for trick shots, sneering at their backyards. Their first break on YouTube was the “Backyard Edition” trick shots at Toney’s ranch, it’s a video recorded on camera while the group was betting on sandwiches via basketball shots. Within no time they had 100,000 views on their video. Later they released a trick shot video from the Christian summer camp Sky, this video grabbed over 18 million views. And from then, they expanded their work of poking fun and filming at common stereotypes on the sports world and pledged to sponsor a child from Compassion International for every 100,000 views the video received.
They grabbed many followers on social media like Facebook after their videos went viral on YouTube. They started to get offers for endorsements from companies like GMC, Nerf, and Pringles and diversified their ways of making money. An iPhone game was launched for their fans to enjoy through their merchandise website. On TV on CMT, they host a show. They are very family friendly, hence are very careful with the brand and rejected many endorsements deals of alcohol sponsorship and also avoided featuring on the magazine.
On watching their videos, ESPN’s E:60 contacted the group for a segment, which was a shot of Tony converting 3.9 seconds traveled shot making a world record at the time on the 3rd floor of Texas A&M’s Kyle Field. The shot was broadcasted on ESPN’s First Take, Pardon the Interruption, Around the Horn and Sports Nation. Panda mascot introduced by Dude perfect was a super hit.
At the beginning of 2017 Dude perfect had over 18 million likes and by February 2018 they have broken many Guinness World Records and have over 27.2 million subscribers and over 4.6 billion total views. They are the 20th most subscribed channel and most subscribed channel on YouTube.
What are the highlights of Dude Perfect’s career?
- 10th most subscribed sports channel on YouTube: 27.2 million subscribers (2018)
- 18 million likes (2017)