Despite women providing some of the most funny, informative, creative and original content to the platform, YouTube is still very much a boys club when it comes to subscriber counts; according to Business Insider, just two of the top 10 biggest YouTubers in 2017 are female!
Because of that, we wanted to shine a little light on some smaller female YouTubers who are doing incredible things online. From politics and gaming, to fashion and lifestyle, the ladies of YouTube are absolutely killing it. So to celebrate all the incredibly work that female YouTubers are doing right now, here are six smaller creators you should subscribe to right now.
Female YouTubers To Subscribe To Right Now
1. Riley J Dennis
Activist Riley Dennis is your one-stop shop for feminism and LGBTQ+ activism. From sexism in politics to being openly transgender online, Riley’s informative channel will bring you up to speed on the biggest issues facing women of all backgrounds in no time. Definitely one to subscribe to if you want to brush up on all things identity.
2. Christina Rotondo
We don’t need to say much more about Christina Rotondo, other than “listen to that voice”. Christina is a super talented singer-songwriter who posts incredible covers and original songs to YouTube. Channel your inner emo with her 22-song-long Paramore medley and the music video to her haunting original track “Holy.”
3. Sabrina Cruz
Vlogging under the name “NerdyandQuirky”, Sabrina Cruz vlogs about pop culture, trivia and social justice through comedy. Expect rants, philosophy, the odd fart joke, and lots and lots of laughs.
4. Ashante the Artist
Ashante is an American creator who vlogs about politics, cultural commentary and daily life. From looking after natural hair to keeping your privilege in check, Ashante’s channel blends together the political and personal to provide a fun and informative perspective on modern life.
5. Kelsey Ellison
Like Christina Rotondo, Kelsey is an incredible YouTube musician. But their styles could not be more different. Kelsey take her inspiration from the Harajuku cultural movement in Japan; and fuses it with her Northern charm to create unique music videos, mash-ups and dance routines – as well as lifestyle and beauty vlogs.
6. Diana and Lina
Vlogging under the name “Lesbiasianz”, Diana and Lina vlog their day-to-day lives. If you want to live vicariously through the world’s cutest couple, you’ve come to the right place.
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