People all over the world have thanked an 84-year-old YouTuber for serving to them deal with anxieties concerning the coronavirus pandemic.
John Butler has attracted tens of millions of views and greater than 120,000 subscribers along with his philosophical movies about life and meditation.
The softly spoken ex-farmer grew to become an unlikely YouTube star when an interview he gave in 2016 grew to become well-liked with the net Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) neighborhood.
ASMR is a tingly feeling some individuals get once they hear quiet, whispery noises.
“I think John’s videos bring with them so much freedom in a time where we feel so physically restricted,” UK viewer Jasmine Butcher stated.
Mr Butler, from Bakewell, Derbyshire, stated: “I’d never heard of YouTube. Hardly knew what internet was.”
Video journalist: Alex Thorp