Millionaire MrBeast Forms An Alliance With Greenville Mayor, the Former Los Angeles Angels Pitcher

Published 06/25/2022, 9:30 AM EDT

MrBeast undoubtedly is the biggest online personality at the moment. His popularity has helped him to forge an alliance with his hometown mayor.

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Jimmy Donaldson, famously known as MrBeast, hails from the mid-sized city of Greenville, North Carolina. Now, the world-famous YouTuber has become a well-celebrated personality in his locality. Moreover, the Greenville mayor shared a close relationship with MrBeast that helps develop the city.

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The current mayor is the former Los Angeles Angels pitcher, PJ Connelly. The former pitcher has a monthly conversation with Donaldson about his upcoming projects. Because Jimmy shoots most of his projects in his hometown, which gets a lot of profit to the mid-sized town. Moreover, Donaldson is looking for more properties in Greenville for his office and studios, which keeps increasing the city’s profit.

Connely shared, “He brings people here, he shoots videos here, he employs people here, and those dollars that he’s paying out in wages stay in our community. They’re being spent in our local restaurants, our local retail locations, they’re buying houses, or they’re renting in our community.”

Undoubtedly, having such a global celebrity in the hometown is a boon. So, the collaboration between the former pitcher with Donaldson will continue. There are also chances that it might become a famous tourist place as many fans travel to Greenville to meet MrBeast.

Will MrBeast have 100 million subscribers?

MrBeast is one of the most successful YouTube channels, and he’s on the way to hitting the 100 million subscribers mark. There are only four channels with over 100 million subscribers viz, T-Series, Cocomelon, SET India, and PewDiePie.

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Donaldson currently has over 97.5 million subscribers. So, he’s only 2.5 million subscribers away from the milestone. MrBeast has 722 videos on his channel, but the Squid Game video is undoubtedly the most successful video, with 261 million views. This video helped his channel grow the number of subscribers.

WATCH THIS STORY: The Most Ridiculous Things YouTube Star MrBeast Owns

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So, we can expect another video like that can easily help Jimmy reach 100 million subscribers. Moreover, Netflix revealed a Squid Game Season 2 is on its way. So it might be a good opportunity for another Squid Game video by MrBeast. He tweeted to Netflix to make easier challenges so that he might be planning another Squid Game video.

Undoubtedly, MrBeast has an excellent chance to hit the 100 million subscriber mark before the end of 2022. Are you excited for Jimmy Donalson to reach this incredible milestone?

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Ripan Majumdar

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Ripan Majumdar is an F1 writer at Essentially Sports. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor's in Science from West Bengal State University, Kolkata. Ripan is a massive Red Bull Racing and Sergio Perez fan, and has been following the sport for over the past few years.

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