Dude Perfect is a well-known sports entertainment corporation headquartered in Texas, United States. It regularly uploads videos to YouTube. The group consists of twin brothers Cory and Coby Cotton, Tyler Toney, Garrett Hilbert, and Cody Jones, all of whom are are friends and former roommates at Texas A&M University. The channel is the second most-subscribed sports channel on YouTube and the twelfth most-subscribed channel overall. Dude Perfect net worth is greatly influenced by their activities and popularity on YouTube.
Dude Perfect’s most popular content consists primarily of videos showing various stunts and trick shots cut together and mixed with upbeat music. The group also routinely uploads videos of “battles,” contests where the individual members of the group compete against one another in a game or contest usually displaying creative spins and elements on different sports and a different set of rules.
Early Years of Dude Perfect
This American entertainment group has been making waves across Youtube for several years through their content providing sports updates. The team consists of college roommates Cory Cotton, Coby Cotton, Tyler Toney, Garrett Hilbert, and Cody Jones. The members of the group also played basketball together while in high school.
The formation of the group “Dude Perfect” was not planned but happened suddenly. It so happened that the five friends were betting on sandwiches through basketball shots being played in the backyard. These were recorded on camera and uploaded online, thus making the team of friends and their activities popular. In their first one week of running the YouTube channel, their uploaded video was able to get 100,000 views. As of today, one of the trick shot video uploaded by the group has over 18 million views. For all the 100,000 views this video has received, the group will sponsor any child through “Compassion International”.
Rise to Popularity
Dude Perfect net worth has risen incredibly along with their popularity over the years. The group is most popular for its trick shot videos and also the stereotype series which they release often. While viewers may agree that these series are kind of silly, they still manage to earn over 10 million views on each video for the group. As of 2019, their followers have surpassed 50 million, while their YouTube videos have earned more than 10 billion views.
One of the most popular videos uploaded by the group is “Ping Pong Trick Shots”, which has been received more than 100 million views. Dude Perfect has been featured on multiple shows on ESPN, including “SportsNation”, “Pardon the Interruption”, “Around the Horn”, and “E: 60”.
Dude Perfect are also credited for introducing what is known as ‘Panda Mascot’ which often appears in basketball games of Texas A&M. The group has also worked for so many leading names, including celebrities as well as professional athletes. Some of these leading names include Ryan Tannehill, Ricky Stenhouse, Tim McGraw, Johnny Manziel, Tyreke Evans, and Jason Belmonte.
In 2011, Dude Perfect introduced a free mobile game for Android and iOS, titled “Dude Perfect”. They went on to release another mobile game, “Dude Perfect 2”, and subsequently released more games such as “That’s Lit” and “Endless Ducker”. A nationally published book titled “Go Big” was authored by Cory Cotton. In the book, he shares secrets which has been learned by the group along their way of of establishing a business in a world broadly influenced by social media.
In June 2015, Harlem Globetrotters selected the group in their annual player draft. In September the same year, the group was approved for a TV series titled “The Dude Perfect Show” on CMT. The show began airing in the first half of 2016, and it’s season 2 aired on Viacom sibling network Nickelodeon.
Dude Perfect have been successfully able to break a number of records of the Guinness Books.
Dude Perfect net worth 2020 is estimated at $25 million.
Awards & Achievements
The group has gained a big amount of followership on social media which has profited them more than getting any trophies or awards. They have been able to establish a Guinness World Record of having the highest number of subscribers and viewers in just one month. The channel is the second most-subscribed sports channel on YouTube and the twelfth most-subscribed channel overall. As of today, the channel has a record of 51.6 million subscribers and a total view of 10.85 billion.
Legitimacy & Controversies
Despite the success that Dude Perfect has achieved, questions are being asked about the legitimacy of the group’s tricks. A segment was hosted by “Good Morning America” about if the tricks were real. Though, experts contacted by GMA has stated they were not able to find evidence that the tricks were fake.
Regarding the rumors and doubts, Cody Jones has mentioned that the group love when people claim their shots and stunts are fake, because it gets them more publicity and hits on YouTube when more people tune in. The Cotton twins and popular Tyler Toney have explained that it takes several attempts when filming before attaining success with converting the final shots.
Dude Perfect Net Worth
Dude Perfect’s wealth stems from their activities and popularity on the internet. The group, since it’s inception in 2009, has been able to assemble a massive wealth by uploading videos showing various stunts and trick shots cut together and mixed with upbeat music on YouTube.
As of today, Dude Perfect YouTube channel has a record of 51.6 million subscribers and a total view of 10.85 billion. On average they post a video weekly which gets more than 8 million hits in the first week. The channel is viewed around 8 million times daily, and this is estimated to generate a revenue of around $37,500 per day from the advertisements and other endorsements.
Dude Perfect net worth is now $25 million after existing as an international conglomerate for over ten years. The group members not only make a lot of wealth but also put a part of their money to good causes of human development. This entertainment group is one of the greatly enjoyed and loved in the world. They have been keeping their fans and followers entertained for more than a decade and will hopefully continue to through their videos.