Ever wanted to know more about the TikTok celeb Derek Boyd? Born in 2001, he got famous on the app with the username derkslurp. Let’s see everything you need to know about Derek, including height, age, weight, bio, net worth, and lifestyle.
Who is Derek Boyd aka derkslurp?
The name derkslurp might ring a few bells even if you haven’t heard about Derek Boyd yet. It’s his famous TikTok account with more than 16 million followers.
Derek maintains an entertainment-centred TikTok account. He got famous for his lipsync and comedy videos. He also owns a YouTube channel called derkslurp, where he shares even more content.
His fans love the creativity that goes into Derek’s videos. They’ve awarded him with more than 700 million likes for this.
Derek Boyd Wiki and Bio
Derkslurp was born in Oregon, United States. He is an American social media influencer. He was born on 15 March 2001.
His parents are Charles Boyd and Kathryn Boyd. He also has two siblings, Ryan and Madison.
Sometimes his family is featured in his YouTube videos, but Derek is mostly reserved when it comes to his private life.
How old is Derkslurp 2022?
Derek is currently 20 years old. He will turn 21 soon as his birthday is in March.
When was Derkslurp born?
Derek was born on 15 March 2001 in Salem, Oregon, US.
How tall is Derkslurp?
Derek is 5 feet 11 inches tall.
Where does the name Derkslurp come from?
The name Derek is actually the real name of TikTok star derkslurp. The Boyd family name comes from “MacGiolla Buidhe”, which means the yellow-haired youth’s son.
Where does the name derkslurp come from?
Derek has recently talked about the origin of his username. It’s pretty clear that the first part, ‘derk’, is a play on his real name Derek.
The last part ‘slurp’, is just a reference to the brand Slurpee. He Slurpees and has one every single day. When he was struggling to come up with a username, he decided to include this brand next to his name and voila: derkslurp was born.
Family and Relationships
Derek leads a pretty normal life. Unlike big YouTubers, a TikTok star is not earning millions as of today.
He is very reserved about his private life. It seems like he has no intention of putting his family into the centre of attention. Apart from the occasional cameos derkslurp’s family is not included on his channels.
Derek is currently single. He recently came out and said that he is gay. He doesn’t currently have a boyfriend.
Derek Boyd TikTok Career and Other social media
Derek Boyd started TikTok before it was even called TikTok. It was called musical.ly. He grew fond of the short video format this app has. He told reporters that it’s so much easier for him than YouTube. Derek feels like making videos for YouTube is a lot of effort. More editing and more thinking go into YouTube.
Meanwhile, on TikTok, he can get really creative and doesn’t have to think too much about the content he posts. His hard work is definitely paying off as he has managed to gather 16.8M followers on TikTok.
Derek is also active on Instagram, but it’s a different format for him. He has just 464K followers on the platform.
Finally, he has quite a popular YouTube channel. It currently sits at 1.59M subscribers with a good engagement rate for new videos.
Derkslurp net worth
Derek’s ‘day job’ is social media. He admitted to treating it like a job and making it his main income source. Derek said that by the time he graduated from High School, he already had a proper following.
This put him in a nice place to do social media full time. Currently, Derkslurp net worth is just shy of $100K.
Interesting Facts about Derek Boyd
- Derek started using TikTok before it was called TikTok
- He loves Slurpee so much it’s in his username
- US TV Show ‘The Office’ is among his favorite.
- Derek doesn’t have a manager