Lincoln “Cong TV” Velasquez will soon have a Diamond Play Button.
His YouTube channel now has 10 million subscribers.
The online content creator, who joined the platform in 2008, couldn’t be more grateful for the milestone.
“Sa wakas! Maraming Salamat sa inyong lahat mga paa,” he wrote in a Facebook post. “Kay tagal kong hinintay to. Posible pala! Salamat sa Team Payaman at higit sa lahat sa #ChickenFeetGang #Paawer.”
His partner and co-YouTuber Viy Cortez congratulated him for the feat.
“Happy 10M mahal ko (heart emojis) Deserve na deserve mo yan mahal, nakita ko kung pano mo yan pinagtrabahuan (heart emoji) iloveyou mahal simula sa wala hanggang 10M subscriber nakita ko. iloveyou mahal ko. Sorry mahal nagulat siya ginising ko bigla sobra kase ang saya ko nung nakita ko na 10M na siya.”
Cong is known for posting funny videos on YouTube, which, collectively, already earned more than 1.2 billion views, as of writing.
Last year, he was named among creators that captured the hearts of Filipinos.
According to Google, Cong placed 10th after being ranked 3rd in 2020.
Other Pinoys who also received their Diamond Play Button include Alex Gonzaga, Ivana Alawi, Zeinab Harake, Niana Guerrero, and Ranz Kyle.