Kevin Samuels became a YouTube sensation due to his controversial takes on dating and romance. The self-proclaimed image consultant has millions of followers across his social media platforms. Several outlets are now reporting that Kevin passed away on May 5. He was 56-years-old.

The content Kevin Samuels created got under many viewers’ skin. He had been known for videos that frequently insulted or degraded women. Still, he was never afraid to use his popularity to speak his mind, even if most people didn’t agree.

Rumors about the death of Kevin Samuels had been floating around online last night. His critics seemed to revel in the news. Supporters said that even the most controversial of voices shouldn’t be celebrated for passing away. Eventually, Revolt confirmed his death.

The cause of Kevin’s death is unknown. Fans have been waiting for a statement from loved ones about the news. For now, an online flame war has caused his name to trend one last time.


Kevin Samuels was pegged as a misogynist who frequently gave bad advice to desperate people. That was more than enough to keep his name in the headlines. Samuels was a one-of-a-kind provocateur, whether you loved him or hated him.

The unfortunate news of his passing has brought out the worst in many people. Kevin Samuels might have wanted it that way, given his abrasive approach to online content. Still, he was a human being, and Thirsty sends our condolences to the family and friends who knew Samuels outside of his edgy online persona.

Michael Perry

Michael Perry is a news contributor for Ringside News and Thirsty for News. Michael has an M.A. in Communication Technology from Point Park University in his hometown of Pittsburgh, PA.

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