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Elise Ecklund

Elise Ecklund

Photo of Elise Ecklund holding her Ukulele above her head near some plain fields.

Photo of Elise Ecklund holding her Ukulele above her head near some plain fields.

Elise Ecklund is an American YouTuber known for her cover of Pop songs on her Ukulele, and for the song she wrote using the hate comments she has received on her videos. In early August, 2018, after several of her videos have garnered millions of views, she got the attention of Will Smith who shared on his Instagram a clip of the video from the song she made using hate comments from her viewers.

She is also a marketing professional at Amazon.

Biography

Early Life

Ecklund was born in the state of Kansas and for some time lived in the city of Wichita. She and her family would then move to Oklahoma, a state where they have lived ever since. She grew up in the city of Bartlesville.

Education

GIF of Elise Ecklund playing a song she wrote with lyrics that have only hate comments.

GIF of Elise Ecklund playing a song she wrote with lyrics that have only hate comments.

After High School, she attended John Brown University to study Marketing. She would then transfer to Southern New Hampshire University where she would Graduate in 2017. She received her Bachelor of Science in marketing.

During college, she was a volunteer for several organizations which include: Sharing One Love and Compassion International.

Career

YouTube video of Elise Ecklund's song she wrote only using hate comments.

YouTube video of Elise Ecklund's song she wrote only using hate comments.

During college she worked several jobs including a Customer Service Specialist at JC Penney.

She is now an affiliate Marketing Asociate at Amazon.

While in college, she began to experiment with writing songs using the ukulele and would soon began to cover famous songs and Pop songs making the airwaves. She decided to video record herself and sharing it on her YouTube page.

Using her skills as a marketer, she established a successful channel that has accumulated hundreds of thousands of subscribers.

She currently has 524,271.

After releasing numerous videos that have gone viral, she has accumulated more than 35,689,485 views.

On August 6th, 2018, famous actor Will Smith, who has more than 20 million followers on his instagram, shared a clip of the video in which Ecklund plays her song using hate comments from viewers she has received.

The video has been video more than 1 million times in the first day of his share.

Personal Life

Ecklund lives with her family in Oklahoma though she does travel to California often.

References

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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3-accelerate.amazonaws.comPhoto of Elise Ecklund holding her Ukulele above her head near some plain fields.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:38 PM
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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comElise Ecklund inside of a room full of Ukuleles.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:42 PM
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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comSelfie of Elise Ecklund she has shared on her Instagram.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:43 PM
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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comElise Ecklund with purple hair eating ice cream.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:43 PM
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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comElise Ecklund having a hot beverage.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:44 PM
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Citation Linkeveripedia-storage.s3.amazonaws.comGIF of Elise Ecklund playing a song she wrote with lyrics that have only hate comments.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:45 PM
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Citation Linkyoutu.beYouTube video of Elise Ecklund's song she wrote only using hate comments.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:46 PM
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Citation Linkyoutu.beI wrote a song using only your instagram comments!
Aug 6, 2018, 8:46 PM
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Citation Linkfacebook.comHer Facebookpage.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:47 PM
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Citation Linklinkedin.comHer LinkedInpage.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:47 PM
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Citation Linkinstagram.comThe Instagramaccount of Elise Ecklund.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:47 PM
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Citation Linkfamousbirthdays.comThe Famous Birthdaysof Elise Ecklund.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:48 PM
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Citation Linkyounow.comElise Ecklund on Younow.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:48 PM
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Citation Linktwitter.comThe Twitteraccount of E lise Ecklund.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:49 PM
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Citation Linkyoutube.comThe YouTubechannel of Elise Ecklund.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:49 PM
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Citation Linkyoutube.comThe About section on her Youtube page about Elise Ecklund.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:50 PM
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Citation Linkgenius.comThe Genius lyrics for the song she wrote about the hate comments she's received.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:50 PM
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Citation Linkgenius.comThe Geniusof Elise Ecklund.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:51 PM
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Citation Linkpatreon.comThe Patreonprofile of Elise Ecklund.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:51 PM
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Citation Linkinstagram.comLink of Will Smith's instagram page in which he shares Elise Ecklund's song about her hate comments.
Aug 6, 2018, 8:52 PM