YouTube first launched in 2005 and today it has over 1 billion users per month. Some people have found huge success using the platform such as YouTube celebrities PewDiePie, James Charles, MRBeast and more.
While some YouTubers opt for solo channels, others create content in couples or groups. One couple who have had success on the video streaming platform is De’arra and Ken. So, here’s a look at their YouTube channel in 2021.
De’arra Taylor and Ken Walker
De’arra Taylor and Ken Walker are best known for being YouTubers..
The couple created content on their joint channel called DK4L.
De’arra and Ken first launched their YouTube channel back in 2014. Today they have over 6m subscribers.
The DK4L bio reads: “Yes it’s us, De’arra and Ken #DK4L your favorite couple. Showing how a relationship should generally be. On this channel we do many different challenges suggested by our fans, alone with pranks, Q&A, story times, and more.“
Did De’arra and Ken break up?
On August 20th, 2021, De’arra and Ken took to their YouTube channel to share the news that they were going to be parting ways and branching off into having their own separate YouTube channels.
The video contained a compilation of the couples’ videos from over the years, making it clear that their channel is coming to an end.
In the video’s comments, the couple wrote: “It’s been a long ride gang thank you guys for all the love and support throughout these several years and now all the love and support you will show us both as we expand our individual platforms here on YouTube. Thank you guys so much forever and always“.
Answering whether the pair are “beefing”, De’arra said: “No we aren’t beefing, me and ken don’t have no hate, no bad blood, we good.“
However, when it came to appearing on each other’s individual YouTube channels, it seemed unlikely that they’d collaborate again.
The couple did also say in the video that this was “not the end” and told their followers “not to panic”, no it’s unclear whether they’ve broken up as a couple or they’ve just decided to go solo on YouTube.
De’arra and Ken were 18 and 19 years old when they started their YouTube channel, so they could simply be looking for a career change.
Their YouTube channels in 2021
As of June 2021, De’arra created a new YouTube channel called De’arra Taylor.
Ken also created his own called ‘Who is Ken‘ in August.
So far, Ken has 67k followers on his solo channel and De’arra has over 182k.
Taking to Twitter on August 20th, De’arra wrote: “I already have my first video filmed and edited so y’all know what to do! Im thinking I’ll drop it at 200k or should we go higher“
So, it appears that De’arra fans can expect content from her very soon!