Apart from being popular as an actress, singer, and songwriter, Lia Marie Johnson is also an American YouTube sensation with her channel on the platform, which reportedly has over 117 million hits and more than 1.7 million subscribers. She is equally popular on other social media platforms such as Instagram, where she has about 2.3 million followers. In fact, in an Adweek profile in 2014, she was once listed among “10 of the biggest young stars on YouTube” and in 2015 she made it into the list of the top 100 YouTubers in the world.
Lia is also popular because of her appearance in notable web series like Kids React, created by the Fine Brothers. The Emmy Award-winning series was instrumental in driving her fan base and taking her online fame to a whole new level. Her starring role in the Nickelodeon movie Terry the Wildcat and the recurring roles she played in the AwesomenessTV series Side Effects TV and My Music also made her even more popular with her fans.
Lia Marie Johnson’s Bio
The Internet Queen was born on November 23, 1996, in Wahiawa, Hawaii, into a military family, they moved around a lot until they finally settled in California. Apart from the fact that she was in the military, there is no further information about her parents. However, Lisa is said to have five siblings – Lexy, Emma, Katherine Sammie, Tyler.
Her educational background has not yet been made public.
While her YouTube account was set up on December 17, 2007, it was mainly managed by her mother, who uploaded videos of her performances at talent shows and church lectures. Two years later, Lia Marie Johnson took over as head of the channel, adding personal comments, sketch comedy, and musical performances to its content.
In 2010, there was massive traffic on her YouTube channel due to her performance with the Fine Brothers as a returning guest on their Kids React series. This not only secured Lia’s prominent online celebrity, but also increased her fan base, and she couldn’t believe how many strangers kept her from saying they were fans and even knew her name after her appearance in the series.
She was cast in 2011 in a recurring role in the spin-off series Teens React and later moved to the new YouTubers React series, which was launched in 2014. On the channel, Lia Marie Johnson appeared alongside other popular YouTube personalities. In the same year, she made an appearance at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards in the leading role of Terry the Tomboy: The Movie, a spin-off film based on the character (titular) she portrays in the Nickelodeon sketch comedy series AwesomenessTV.
In 2015 Lia made a cover of the single Latch by Disclosure with Alejandro Luis Manzano from Boyce Avenue and released it on YouTube. The original song was sung by singer Sam Smith. To her right as a singer, Lia dropped her first single Moment Like You on January 9, 2015. The title came along with a music video that found many viewers on her YouTube channel.
After a seven-month hiatus, Lia Marie Johnson returned to her YouTube channel in 2016 and explained to her fans that she had been working on the production of a music album under Capitol Records for the past two years and that she had released her debut single DNA in October 2016 under the label she had apparently signed with. The single was a commercial success and received over 8 million Spotify streams. Her second single was released on February 17, 2017, and the video for the title Cold Heart Killer was released on March 10, 2017.
Some of Lia’s film and television appearances are – No Man’s Land (2008), I Do and I Don’t, The Unit (2009), OMGtv! LIVE (2010-2011), Teens Wanna Know (2012), T@gged (2016-present), and much more.
High-profile magazines like Adweek and BYou have featured Lia Marie Johnson on their covers.
Family Life of The Singer-Songwriter
Lia Marie Johnson has an American nationality and her ethnicity is North American. She was born as the oldest of six children and has one sister (Katherine). After her parents divorced and her mother remarried, she had three half-sisters – Emma, Sammie, and Lexy – and a half-brother named Tyler. Her father served in the US Navy, so the family led a military life and traveled extensively – from Florida, Port Hueneme, and Virginia Beach until they later settled in California.
As far as her love interest is concerned, she is in a relationship, but it is difficult to say with whom. Although it is known that she was in a relationship with YouTuber and actor JC Caylen from 2014 to 2016, the actress was associated with musician and social influencer Dillon Rupp.
Quick Facts about Lia Marie Johnson
Full Name: Lia Marie Johnson
Birthday: November 23, 1996
Place of Birth: Wahiawa, Hawaii, USA
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Siblings: Katherine, Lexy, Emma, Sammie, Tyler
Height: 1.68 M
Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Actress, YouTuber
Net worth: $1.3 Million.