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.
His Videos and Career Provide Examples of:
- 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.
- 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'.
- Beautiful for spacious skies.
- Aaah, good day everyone...
- Verbal Tic: Randomly adding the suffix '-anya' to certain words.