Corey La Barrie was an Australian social media star who rose to fame for his self-titled YouTube channel that had amassed 46+ million views and had garnered more than 376,000 subscribers until his death in May 2020. He gained further popularity after posting comedic and stylistic photos on his Instagram account and he also had an account on Snapchat where he used to regularly interact with his fans.
Corey La Barrie
Corey La Barrie was born on May 10, 1995.
Corey died on May 10, 2020, at the age of 25 in a car accident. It was his 25th birthday and Corey’s drunk friend Daniel Silva was driving the McLaren car at a high speed when he lost the control and collided with a tree and a stop sign. Daniel survived but was charged with murder.
He attended San Clemente High School in California. He then shifted to Saddleback High School from where he graduated later on.
Social media star
- Father – His father was a professional football player.
- Siblings – Jarrad La Barrie (Younger Brother) (YouTuber), Jessica La Barrie (Older Sister)
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
He had dated –
- Daniel – He dated his best friend named Daniel just for 1 day and he had stated that he enjoyed the experience.
Race / Ethnicity
He was of Australian descent.
- Sharp features
- Tattoos on his arms
He had endorsed or promoted several brands such as –
- Liquid I.V.
Corey La Barrie Favorite Things
- Hobbies – Playing sports such as football, tennis, basketball
- Fan Of – Sports
- Pastime – Hanging out with his roommates
- Ambition – Was to become an actor in Hollywood
- Passion – Traveling to different locales, creating music and collaborating with other amateur musicians
- Holiday Destination – Bali
- Close To – His siblings and his friend
Corey La Barrie Facts
- His family relocated to Los Angeles in California when he was quite young.
- He was exposed to different kinds of sports early on in his life because of his father as well as his grandfather who used to play professional cricket in the Caribbean.
- Corey began to play tennis at San Clemente High School and he soon became one of the main players for the Tritons. He won the division championship twice.
- He launched his Twitter account in May 2012 and wrote about his take on working with internet stars like and .
- Corey had created his Instagram account before launching his Twitter handle and he had put in a request to his fellow Twitteratis to follow him on Instagram. After that, he had become busy posting interesting videos and photos on both his social media accounts and that earned him a good fan following. He started his YouTube channel after that and he began to drop a wide variety of videos there. Some of his videos that went viral included Finish the Lyric W/ My Roommates, Try Not to Sing Greatest Showman Challenge W/ Kian Lawley & Bobby Mares, Roommates Confess Their Secrets, Americans Guessing Australian Slang Ft Bobby Mares & JRMun0z, and David Dobrik Tesla Prank.
- He was an entrepreneur too and he had provided merchandise and clothing that had been much appreciated.
Featured Image by Corey La Barrie / Instagram
Facts of Corey La Barrie
- full nameCorey La Barrie
- weight68 kg
- height5 ft 9 in