Who is YouTuber Wilbur Soot? His Bio, Height, Age, Girlfriend, Net Worth

Wilbur Soot

Wilbur Soot is an English YouTuber, Twitch streamer, and singer, hailing from London, England. With a combined following of over 16 million followers, Soot is extremely popular across social media platforms. He first rose to fame as a member of the YouTube channel SootHouse. The channel went inactive in 2019 and went on to focus on his solo career, launching his own channel in March 2019. Since then, the channel has managed to lurve over 6 million subscribers.

Wilbur Soot

Soot is also a popular Twitch streamer on which he streams Phasmophobia and Minecraft to his 4 million followers. On top of all, he is also a passionate singer and songwriter and has released half a dozen singles so far, including “I Am Very Smart”, “I’m in Love with an E-Girl” and “Your New Boyfriend”.

Wilbur Soot Biography

Birth Name

William Arthur Gold

Nick Name

Flag Man, Wilbur Soot


September 14, 1996


25 years old

Birth Place

London, England, United Kingdom

Birth Sign



YouTuber, Social Media Personality, Twitch Streamer, Singer





Family Details

Soot hasn’t divulged too much information about his parents or his early life. He is the only child of his parents. He had once shared a picture of himself with his parents on Instagram, probably taken in the years 1997.


As far as education is concerned, he attended and graduated from the Local Suffolk School in Suffolk, England. Later, he went to Sussex Downs College in Lewes, England.

In addition, he also studied Editing and Post Production at a renowned institution in London.




Brighton, England, United Kingdom

Wilbur Soot Girlfriend

Wilbur Soot is super secretive when it comes to his personal life. He hasn’t revealed anything about his love life or dating history to the media while maintaining a low profile.

Body Statistics


6 feet 6 inches or 198 cm


84 kg or 185 lbs

Body Build


Hair Color


Eye Color

Dark Brown



Famous For

Soot is an accomplished singer and musician. He is as well a famous YouTuber and Twitch streamer.

Favorite Things

  • Movie – Shallow Grave
  • Song – “There Are Listed Buildings” by Los Campesinos!
  • Band – Los Campesinos
  • Color – Teal
  • Flower – Pansy
  • Bugs – woodlice
  • Anime – Your Name (Kimi no Na wa)
  • Drink – Straight Vodka

Wilbur Soot Net Worth

The English YouTuber, Wilbur Soot, has managed to earn a net worth of around $1 million, as of 2024. He mostly earns from YouTube, while he also makes a significant amount of money from Twitch streaming, endorsements, and music sales.

Wilbur has done endorsements for ASUS, miHoYo, State of Survival, Knockout City, Dell, Epic Games, and Core.

Wilbur Soot Facts

He started off his career with YouTube, working as an editor for the channel SootHouse. Later, he started his own channel in March 2019, and the channel now boasts over 6 million subscribers.

In addition to his primary channel, he runs two other channels Wilbur Music and Wilbur Soot Extra.

Soot uploads gaming videos and live streams to his primary channel while he uploads music content and vlogs to his secondary channels.

Also a passionate musician, Soot released his first single, “The ‘Nice Guy’ Ballad”, in 2018. His latest and sixth single, “Your New Boyfriend”, arrived in December 2020 to critical acclaim. The song reached number 65 on the UK Singles Chart. It also charted on Billboard’s Emerging Artists Chart and Rolling Stone’s Top Breakthrough Chart.

He released a full-length album on Spotify titled “Your City Gave Me Asthma” in 2020.

He has aphantasia and hyperthyroidism.

Soot is very much interested in geography and dubs himself a “geography nerd” in one of his Geoguessr videos.

He began hosting a podcast called Hey and Stuff on April 3, 2021.

He has collaborated with fellow content creators like Pyrocynical, Jschlatt, Philza, Technoblade, JackSucksAtLife, RTGame, SeaPeeKay, and ConnorEatsPants.

In 2021, he formed a pop band called Lovejoy with Joe Goldsmith, Mark Boardman, and Ash Kabosu. He is the lead vocalist and songwriter of the band.

The band released their first EP titled Are You Alright? in May 2021, which peaked at number 10 on Billboard’s Emerging Artists chart.

Soot has over 3 million followers on Instagram, 4 million followers on Twitch, 6 million subscribers on YouTube, and 2 million followers on Twitter.