What was Adam Perkins' net worth? Inside Vine star's fortune, career and unreleased album after tragic death at 24
Adam's death was confirmed by his identical twin brother Patrick Perkins on Tuesday night. Here's a look at the legacy the popular Vine star left behind
Vine star and Instagram influencer Adam Perkins died on April 11, 2021, in a heartbreaking announcement by his identical twin brother, Patrick. A photographer, and art director by profession, Patrick took to Instagram to lament the loss of his brother. "Being a twin is a very central part of my identity. It’s all I’ve known. And I’m struggling to find the words to explain what it will be like for me to live in this world without him. My best friend," Patrick wrote alongside a photo of himself with Adam.
Patrick has offered a sliver of hope for the many fans who are mourning the death of Adam. He will be releasing his twin brother's album on a limited edition vinyl to share the gift of his music with people who used to follow his brother. "In his honor, I will be releasing his album 'Latch Relay' on a limited edition vinyl. it will be the first release on Plas Teg Records ( @plas.teg ), a label that will seek to fulfill his musical destiny that was so tragically cut short," he wrote.
Let's take a look at the legacy Adam Perkins' has left behind and his net worth at the time of his death.
What was Adam Perkins's net worth?
Adam Perkins was a highly followed star on Vine. He was famous for popularizing #whiteteen on the app and has close to 290,000 people following him for his highly engaging six-second videos. When the app shut down, Adam used Instagram to connect with his fans, and even though he wasn't a verified account, "the composer, musician, and spreadsheet wizkid" had 45.6K followers on Instagram and the comments on each post prove that he was a star in his own right.
Adam Perkins' popular vines
Vine might have shut down but Adam's fans made sure that the comical genius's body of work wasn't erased from the Internet. There have been a number of compilation videos that his fans have created and shared on YouTube. You can check out one of these compilations by clicking on the play button below.
Adam Perkins was a director and producer
Apart from being social media popular, Adam was also a director. His IMDb reveals he had eight directing credits to his name and the most recent of them included the documentary 'Mystic Britain'. He directed an episode titled 'Mystery of the Lady Red' that aired in 2020. He also directed three episodes of the docu-series 'Babies' last year namely 'Toddlers', 'First Words', and 'Sleep'.
Additionally, he was a field producer for seven episodes of the television series 'Who is America?' and also produced ten episodes for the series 'The Joy of Techs'. He ventured into the world of filmmaking sometime in the early years of the decade gone by. He was a production staff on 'Miranda', 'Watson & Oliver', 'Dara O Briain: School of Hard Sums', and 'Richard Hammond's Secret Service'.