Joseph "Joey" Michael Graceffa (born May 16, 1991) is a YouTube vlogger, singer, and actor. He is known for his daily vlogs and tag videos, his covers of pop and indie music, and his energetic personality. He began his career as a YouTuber with his friend Brittany Joyle on the channel WinterSpringPro. He later breached off to his own channel after beginning to daily vlog. He and his friend Meghan Camerena were contestants on the television show The Amazing Race in seasons 22 and 24. His channel can be found here. He is currently hosting the YouTube Red series Escape the Night which debut in 2016.
Provides Examples Of
- Adorkable: This appears to be a recurring trait for YouTubers.
- Attractive Bent-Gender: In the Bent-Gender tag with Meghan Camerena.
- Bookcase Passage: Invoked in a 2019 video - an electric one to his office. Deconstructed when he ended up forgetting to plug it in, using up the emergency battery powering it and accidentally locking himself out. They had to bust a bathroom window open to get back in. Oops.
- Camp Gay: In May of 2015, he came out on his YouTube channel with the video for his song Don't Wait. Half of his followers already knew though.
- Catchphrase: Where to begin...
- Ending every video with "May the odds be ever in your favor; goodbye!"
- Oh my goodness gracionious!
- Without further damn-ado...
- Referring to anyone and anything as 'slut', 'whore', and occasionally 'skank'.
- The suffix '-anya'.
- Beautiful for spacious skies.
- Aaah, good day everyone...
- Gratuitous Japanese: On occasion.
- Mundane Made Awesome: Bottled water, mashed potatoes, Oreos; the list goes on.
- Official Couple: With Daniel Preda. Fans love them so much.
- Teasing Creator: For Escape the Night, as fans on Tumblr complain. Borders on even Trolling Creator.