Anthony Fantano

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Birth Date October 28,1985
Full Name Anthony fantano
Other Name Anthony
Profession Music Critic, Musician, and YouTuber
Nationality American
Ethnicity French-Canadian
Birth City Housten
Birth Country Texas
Gender Identity Male
Sexual Orientation Straight
Horoscope Scorpio
Marital Status Married
Spouse Wife
Height 185 cm
Weight 78 kg
Education Gratuated from Southern Connecticut State University in political science, broadcast communication, and journalism.
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Anthony Fantano is a popular American music critic, musician, and YouTuber. If you enjoy wandering through YouTube, you may recognize him by his amusing videos. His YouTube videos and website cover a wide range of musical genres, which he discusses and reviews.

Anthony also mostly posts response and challenge videos on his YouTube channel. Moreover, he has described himself as ‘the Internet’s Busiest Music Nerd.’ Besides this, he was also the music director for SCSU‘s (Ѕоuthеrn Соnnесtісut Ѕtаtе Unіvеrѕіtу) radio station.


Anthony Fantano, who is of French-Canadian ancestry, was born on October 28, 1985, in Housten, Texas, but grew up in Wolcott, Connecticut. Additionally, he has not made his family’s background public.

Anthony Fantano is a multi-talented personality of social media who owns his own YouTube channel, a music critic, journalist, blogger, and a great musician as well. He is really well known among youngsters because of his channel which is named The Needle Drop where he reviews all kinds of music from pop to indie to anything and any kind of music.

On October 28, 1985, Anthony Fantano was born in Housten, Texas.
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Before turning as a YouTube star, he was a music director in the mid-2000s from where he started. He made a first-ever music review in the year 2009. Afterward, in the year 2010, he started making music reviews more constantly as people liked those reviews. Currently, he is living in Middletown Connecticut, US.

A graduate student is The Busiest Music Nerd on the Internet. He graduated with degrees in journalism, broadcast communication, and political science from Southern Connecticut State University.

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Who is Anthony Fantano’s Life Partner? Do They Have Children Together?

Dominique Boxley, Anthony Fantano’s former sweetheart who is now his wife, and he have been together for a very long time. The couple first connected online in 2008 and after a few years of dating, became engaged. However, they haven’t revealed the exact date of their nuptials yet.

Anthony Fantano and his wife, Dominique Boxley, have a happy marriage.
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The couple is still without children of their own. Fantano, who is 36 years old, and his better half are presently concentrating on their careers. Hopefully, they’ll be able to expand their family in the future.

In addition to his personal life, he has a sizable fan base on social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has 642,389 and 782,000 followers on Instagram, respectively. Additionally, he uses the game live streaming service Twitch.


This YouTuber started his career in 2000 as a music director in his university Southern Connecticut State University college radio station. Later, in 2009, he started reviewing with Jay Reatard records. He worked in a school pizza for his survival for some time in 2011 and then he decided to post the video on YouTube channel. Anthony Fantano launched his YouTube channel on “The Needle Drop”. He got a chance to appear in the article “The Guardian”.

His channel Fantano has appeared on Lil Nas X’s video for the Young Thug and Mason Ramsey remix of Old Town Road. Fantano is famous just because of his presence on social media. He made his first YouTube channel video on 21 January 2009 by the name of “the needle drop”. There are 22.1 Lac subscribers on this as well as this channel is completely dedicated to his reviewing music videos and nothing else.

The name of his other YouTube channel is “Fantano“. This was created by him on 18 May 2017 where he is having the support and love of 1.14 million people who have subscribed to this channel. On his Instagram account, 567k+ followers are there. He is also very active on twitter. Currently, he is having 718.9k followers on this twitter. His channel generates an average of 500,000 views in a day.

What is the Height and Weight of Anthony?

Anthony  height is about 1.85 m which is 185 centimeters and 6 feet 1 inch which is quite tall. This social media star has worked a lot on his body because when he was a child he had to suffer from obesity. He used to eat meat but in his teen, he turned to be vegetarian. His weight was nearly 300 pounds and he was just 15 years old at this time. Anthony’s favorite cold drink is “Fanta” which is nor too strong and has a tangy flavor that leaves its color on your tongue after gulping it down your throat.

What is the Net Worth of Anthony Fantano ?

Anthony , who stands 1.85 meters tall, has made a good living as a YouTuber. Additionally, his projected net worth for 2021 may be close to $1 million. However, his true net worth hasn’t been made public yet. Famous YouTubers with enormous wealth include Bramty Juliette, Lauren Weber, and Lindsay Ellis.

The American musician is most known for creating the YouTube channel “The Needle Drop,” where he posts things related to music. As of the time of writing, his channel has more than 2.4 million subscribers and more than 400 million views. It is anticipated that the advertising that shows on the video snippets brings in about $2,400 each day, or up to $880,000 annually.

Anthony Fantano is a YouTuber, musician, and reviewer of music.
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Additionally, Fantano channel, a Connecticut native’s second YouTube channel, has 1.34 million followers and more than 300 million views. With 380,000 daily views, it generates an estimated $1,900 in daily revenue and $700,000 annually.

Bob Dylan appears in some of his 10/10s videos. Bob Dylan, The Freewheelin’ (1963). Blonde on Blonde1966 and similar phrases. In addition, a Turkish company approached him about doing a campaign for them in exchange for free hair plugs.