Jake Paul announced that being a YouTuber doesn't interest him anymore
By: Linda Davis
The 22-year-old- Jake Paul hopes to quit YouTube in order to focus on another career path. Lots of people say he is a quite rude guy and doesn’t care about others, even though he is now one of the most popular YouTubers. He has over 101 million subscribers, 23 billion views as of September 2019.
He uploaded a video to his channel on Wednesday, November 27th 2019 titled «here's why I'm quitting Youtube.» which explains his reasons. We don’t really know is this like a series he is doing or a prank but he announced in a video that being a YouTuber doesn't interest him anymore.
Legal reasons are also a factor. He said that waking up every single day to film YouTube videos that are just getting him in trouble. Paul admitted that he has received four lawsuits for filming videos.
Jake says he considers himself an entrepreneur and after experimenting with professional boxing he feels that the YouTube part of his career is over. He is going to take a huge step back to focus on his training.
He also added «I think waking up and having YouTube be the only thing on your mind is a lot of YouTubers’ mentalities.»