Who is FaZe Sway?

FaZe Sway is an American professional “Fortnite” player and YouTube star, who is best known to the world as a member of the professional gaming club FaZe Clan. With millions of fans on his YouTube channel, FaZe Sway is one of the most popular young YouTubers and professional video game players.

FaZe Sway Wiki: Real Name, Age, Childhood, and Education

Born Josue Burgos on 27 January 2004 under the Aquarius zodiac sign, he is the son of Puerto Rican immigrants.

His father is a car mechanic, while his mother is working as a Spanish language teacher at a local community college. He hasn’t revealed where he was born – sources claim Puerto Rico or mainland USA. He has an older brother and two younger sisters.

He grew up with his brother, watching him play video games which sparked interest in young FaZe Sway.

Career Beginnings

FaZe Sway began playing on his own, such games as “Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare”, and “Fortnite”.

He opened his YouTube channel in 2013, but didn’t upload anything until 2017 when his first video was  “Easy De Atomizer”. At first, he was uploading “Call of Duty: Infinity Warfare” content, but in a few months he changed his focus and began playing “Fortnite”.

Rise to Prominence

Once he changed his content, the number of his followers increased at a rapid pace, and he soon had his first video with more than one million views, “FaZe Sway vs Ghost Aydan”, which now has more than 1.5 million.

He continued to upload “Fortnite” videos, and in 2019 he was spotted by the e-sports gaming organization FaZe Clan; he subsequently became the youngest member of the clan, once he accepted their invitation, although changed just half a month later, when H1ghsky1 joined the team at 13 years of age.

FaZe continued on his way to prominence together with the rest of the clan, and participated in a number of “Fortnite” tournaments, and though they failed to win any of them, he has still become one of the most popular “Fortnite” professional players.

Nowadays, FaZe Sway has around four million subscribers, and his videos have been viewed more than 410 million times. Some of his most popular include “Evolution of FaZe Sway Season 1-10”, which has over 14 million views, then “FaZe Sway Highground Retaks Tutorial v2 with HANDCAM!”, viewed more than eight million times, and “FaZe Sway vs FaZe Mongraal”, with seven million views, in addition to several other videos that have only increased his popularity and wealth.

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FaZe Clan

FaZe Clan originated in the minds of Eric Rivera, Jeff Emann and Ben Christensen, and was originally named Call of Duty Clan. Since then they have grown up to be much more than a group of friends, as numerous gamers joined them and they started branching out into several e-sports competitions. From “Call of Duty”, they started playing various other games, including “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive”, “PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds”, “FIFA”, “Fortnite”, and “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow”, among others.

They now live in a villa located in Burbank, California, with 10 bedrooms, 16 bathrooms, multiple game rooms, and a swimming pool. According to reports, the FaZe Clan pays around $80,000 per month just to rent the house.

Personal Life, Dating, Girlfriend, Single?

FaZe Sway has been rather secretive about his personal life, for some time not even revealing his face to his fans. However, he has been seen several times in public with a mysterious girl, which sparked rumors of him having a romance. FaZe Sway is still silent on the matter, and seems more focused on his career rather than finding a partner.

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Net Worth

As of mid- 2021, FaZe Sway’s net worth has been estimated to be around $5 million, earned through his successful career as an online content creator, and professional video game player.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

This popular character has black hair and brown eyes, stands at a height of 5ft 8ins (1.73m), while he weighs approximately 132lbs (60kgs). His vital statistics are currently unknown, though he has a fit figure.

Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia

FaZe Sway has turned his main hobby into a profitable career, even before he was 18 years old. In addition to “Fortnite” and “Call of Duty”, he also loves playing such video games as “GTA V”, “The Last of Us”, and “Yakuza 0”, among others.

He is a huge fan of modern hip hop music, and whenever he has spare time he listens to such artists as Kid Cudi, Juice WRLD, and Travis Scott, among others.

FaZe Sway is an avid animal lover, and has a pet cat named Shadow.

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