Keenan Cahill

Keenan Cahill was born on 20th March, 1995 at Elmhurst, Illinois, United States of America. Keenan Cahill is very famous over the internet for his YouTube videos of lip-syncs to popular songs. Keenan’s videos over YouTube are an instant hit and can generate up to 37 million hits. The major break in Keenan’s life came when he posted his video of Katy Perry’s ‘Teenage Dream,’ which drew the attention of Katy Perry herself amongst others; Perry was very impressed about the video and tweeted about the same which instantly drew the attention of many of her followers towards Keenan’s video and Cahill was famous instantly. Keenan has had celebrities like 50 Cent, Katy Perry, Tinie Tempah, Maroon 5, Cody Simpson, Jason Derulo, Big Time Rush, Glee, The Wanted, Drake Bell, Justin Bieber,Jennifer Aniston, Gym Class Hereos, Xuso Jones, The Miz, Paul DelVecchio amongst others, being the notable ones; make guest appearance in many of his videos. Keenan Cahill has his own YouTube Channel and a lot of followers too.

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< Keenan Cahill launched his first lip-synced video over YouTube on 28th August, 2010; of Katy Perry’s ‘Teenage Dream.’ In March 2011, Keenan Cahill performed in a video where he was lip-syncing the songs which were nominated for the Hit of the year award at the Danish award show, ‘TV 2 Zulu Awards.’  In April 2011, Cahill appeared in a video performing Taio Cruz’s hit song, ‘Dynamite,’ with Brian Wilson and Cody Ross. In 2011, Keenan Cahill performed in a music video, ‘What’cha Gonna Do,’ live with The Oak Ridge Boys.Apart from these videos, Keenan Cahill released three singles through iTunes namely ‘Hands Up,’ featuring ElectroVamp in the year 2012; ‘Closer’ featuring SHY & DRS in the year 2013 and ‘Back to Us’ featuring Lovey James in the year 2014.

Keenan Cahill was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Web Star. In September 2011, Keenan Cahill was also nominated for Viral Web Star at the J-14 awards. Keenan’s hour long documentary was aired on NT1 France, Belgium and Switzerland and as per unofficial reports was watched by 5 million people. Keenan later had a 13 minute video documentary aired on M6 in France.

Keenan Cahill enjoys all famedom and following but has Maroteaux-Lamy Syndrome, a rare disease, which unfortunately has induced dwarfism in him. Keenan Cahill is about 4’1'’ or 124 m tall. The other effects of this disease on Keenan include thickening of the dura, shortened trunk, crouched stance, restricted joint movement and enlarged hands. Keenan Cahill was detected with the disease at the age of one and he was treated with a bone marrow transplant in 1997 when Keenan was only two years old. The surgery aimed at slowing down the progression of the disease and thereon had multiple surgeries including surgery to relieve intracranial pressure. Unfortunately, Keenan has to undergo these treatments until he died. Keenan Cahill’s net worth is estimated about $ 425 Thousand. Keenan Cahill's popularity can rightly be judged from the fact that he as about 649 thousand subscribers and a whopping 459 million video views.

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Last Modified : Mar 27 2016