|Profession(s)||Lawyer, Stand-up Comedian, YouTuber|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 185 cm
in meters- 1.85 m
in feet & inches- 6’ 1”
|Debut||Open Mic: Canvas Laugh Club (2017)
YouTube : Cheating (2019)
|Date of Birth||9 January 1991 (Wednesday)|
|Age (as in 2020)||29 Years|
|Hometown||Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India|
|School||Dewan Public School, Meerut|
|College/University||Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh.|
|Educational Qualification||5-year integrated LLB programme. Facebook|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Name Not Known
Mother- Name Not Known
|Siblings||Sister- Ruchi Aniruddh Singh (Homeopathic Medical Officer)
|Stand-up Comedian||Zakir Khan
|Salary (approx.)||4 lakh per show NuttySpot|
|Net Worth (approx.)|| $ 100k NuttySpot
Note: This net worth is from his earnings from YouTube.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Anubhav Singh Bassi
- Does Anubhav Singh Bassi smoke?: Yes. YouTube In his famous stand-up set ‘Hostel’ he said,
Pehle toh main college pahuncha, mujhe gaanja mil gaya. Maine phooka, semester khatam ho gaya.”
- Does Anubhav Singh Bassi drink alcohol?: Yes
- Anubhav Singh Bassi is one of the best-selling stand-up comedian and an Indian YouTube sensation. He is famous among the youth for his nostalgic content.
- Anubhav is a story-teller. Retrospective comedy is his USP. Most of his sets are nostalgic, based on his past experiences with his friends at school and college.
- Anubhav was an all-rounder student. In a TEDx Talks video, he mentioned that he actively participated in all the extra-curricular activities, like debate, extempore, singing, dancing, theatre, etc., as well as sports in his school days. He revealed that he wanted to explore every field.
- In 2008, during his school days, Anubhav was badged as the head boy at Dewan Public School (Meerut).
- Anubhav tried a lot of career options; starting off as a lawyer. Later, he turned into a UPSC aspirant; however, he couldn’t taste success in UPSC examination. Thereafter, he tried running a fast-food restaurant, pursued a job in a law firm, but miserably failed at both too. Finally, in 2017, he pursued a career in stand-up comedy and is still standing strong there.
- He has also worked with a start-up. In his spare time, he started going to open mics. One day, he googled about an open mic and landed there. When asked by the host whether he had a script, he murmured,
Apni bezzati toh kar hi lenge”
- Though the first upload on his YouTube channel was a stand-up video titled ‘Cheating,’ but actually his first video was a set based on lawyers, which he uploaded on his Facebook account.
- It was his YouTube debut in 2019 titled ‘Cheating’, which made him a star overnight. The video received more than 39 million views.
- Unlike other stand-up comedians, Anubhav doesn’t upload many videos on his YouTube channel. His YouTube channel has three stand-up videos only (as in 2020). When asked in an interview, “Why don’t you post much content on your channel,” he replied,
I am a live performer. For me, to develop content, I need a live audience. Without that, we would never know if the line or the joke is actually funny or not.”
- He has received YouTube Golden Button for crossing 10,00,000 subscribers and has 1.88 million subscribers (as in 2020).
- From Surat to Gorakhpur, Anubhav has toured almost 35 cities; performing his comedy gig, ‘Bas Kar Bassi,’ in a span of six months, with sold-out shows.