Imari Stuart was born on October 22, 1998, in Las Vegas, Nevada to Debra and Erashe Stuart. He has a younger brother, Amir, and a younger sister, Meia. Imari and YouTube star Tana Mongeau have been friends since they attended Green Valley High School in Henderson, Nevada. Imari later attended the University of Nevada, Reno.
Imari began his journey on Social Media through one of his best friends Tana.
Imari appeared in some of Tana's first videos and was an instant hit with her viewers.
This caused him to upload his first YouTube video in 2017 on his self-titled channel, Since then he has amassed 186,000 subscribers. Imari is also popular on Instagram, where as of July 2019 he has 166,000 followers. And on Twitter, where he has 130,000 followers.