Anthony Fantano is a popular American music critic and a YouTuber who is mainly known for his YouTube channel known as ‘The Needle Drop’. His career is all about reviewing different music which include electronics, rock, metal, hip-hop, pop song’s video as well as audios. This has therefore led to the increase in his popularity. Here is a quick summary of the net worth of Anthony Fantano in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Anthony Fantano was born on 28th October in the year 1985 in Wolcott, Connecticut. His parents separated while he was at a very young age though he got raised in Connecticut in which he first loved to become a cartoonist through being a fan of ‘The Simpsons.’
He was later introduced to the Independent Music in the year 2000 after which he managed to start ‘The Needle Drop Next.’ Anthony Fantano went to Southern Connecticut State University from which he studied broadcast communication, political science and journalism. In addition to this, he also worked as a music director in this school’s radio station.
Anthony Fantano tied knots with Dominique who is an African-American woman and they had met for sometimes in which they had dated each other. Dominique also features in his YouTube channel where she shares some of her favorite songs with the audience of Anthony.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Anthony Fantano’s career got its root in the year 2009 after he began a YouTube channel which is known as The Needle Drop which he had began just as an experiment. However, this channel got much popularity within a very short period of time in which it began increasing its fans views as well as its subscribers within a very short period of time. Due to his popularity and he was still in his college days, he was offered to be the music director in Southern Connecticut State University radio station.
After working for some time in his university, he then left this job so that he would be able to concentrate on his channels on a full time. His channel currently is whopping an average of more than 110 million views together with having more than 550 thousand subscribers. Following the popularity of his channel, he has won several awards from the reviews he has done on the different genres of music. He has won an award hosted by YouTube which was ‘On The Rise’ after which he then received another award known as ‘Beyond the Blog’ by the MTV O Music awards. This is among the many awards he has won.
Net Worth & Earnings
Anthony Fantano has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand. This comes from the fortunate earnings he made all through his career which was a great success. His YouTube channel is his main source of income which has had much earnings giving him this wonderful net worth.
Anthony Fantano slogan is ‘The Internet’s Busiest Music Nerd’ who has been proven to be successful in his career through getting much popularity on his reviews on the different genres in music. His popularity has resulted therefore to his success in his career.