What Is Miranda Sings?

What Is Miranda Sings?

Miranda Sings is a satirical Internet character developed, created and portrayed by Colleen Ballinger. Ballinger also hosts a YouTube channel with the same name, which first went live in 2008. As of April 2015, Miranda Sings has amassed over 3.7 million subscribers and 400 million video views.

In the Miranda Sings videos, Ballinger sings and dances badly, gives poor makeup and life tutorials, recounts her daily activities, discusses current events and often collaborates with others. Ballinger also takes her character on worldwide musical tours and has written a book entitled "Self Help," which is available on Amazon.com as of February 2015. Her character is known for wearing copious amounts of red lipstick and using the catchphrase, "Haters back off!"