Spencer Polanco Knight, also known as Spencer X, is an American TikTok star, musician, social media personality, and beatboxer.
Knight is 29 years old as of 2021. He was born on April 20, 1992, in Manhattan, New York, USA. Talking about his height, he is 5 ft and 6 in (1.67 m) tall.
The 29-year-old is of Chinese and Ecuadorian descent and has a younger sister named Gigi. His father is an Ecuadorian immigrant and his mother is a first-generation Asian-American.
Spencer enrolled at the State University of New York at Purchase to study science and then at the City University of New York to study math. But he dropped out and decided to pursue a career in showbiz.
While Knight's net worth is still under review, it is estimated at $2 million as of 2021. He gained popularity on TikTok, where he is one of the most-followed social media personalities. Spencer X has over 50 million followers on TikTok as of 2021.
On YouTube, he has more than 2.1 million subscribers, 857,000 followers on Instagram, and over 1.7k followers on Twitter. According to Forbes, Knight made $1.2 million in 2019 from brand endorsement deals and YouTube videos revenue, earning the sixth spot on Forbes' TikTok’s top-earning stars list.
The 29-year-old rose to meteoric success when one of his videos titled “One beatboxer, 14 genres,” went viral. He created a follow-up video, “One beatboxer, 20 soundeffects,” which too became equally popular. He has collaborated with several well-known artists, including Alicia Keys, Sean Kingston, and fellow TikTok star Lopez Brothers.
Knight has garnered numerous accolades for his work in beatboxing. He received the Vice-Champion title at the Midwest Beatbox Battle in 2012. Additionally, Spencer has been featured in several publications, such as The Village Voice and USA Today.
Knight appears to be single as of now. He seems to have deactivated his Instagram and Twitter accounts, keeping his personal affairs out of the spotlight.
Besides, the 29-year-old has not been romantically linked to anyone, nor has he dated anyone in the public eye. He did have a steady girlfriend in the past, but both separated before Knight moved to Los Angeles.