Prime hydration drink from Logan Paul and KSI now sold in UK

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According to one of the Youtube stars behind it, 50,000 bottles of Prime Hydration Drink were sold within five minutes of its launch in the UK

Prime Hydration Drink was created by the two Youtube stars Logan Paul and KSI.

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An energy drink that caused a stir in America is now on sale in the UK – after fans have waited months for it to be available.

Prime Hydration Drink was created by two Youtube stars, Logan Paul and KSI, who were former boxing rivals but have now become business partners.

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No wonder, then, that the drink has also sold out in UK stores just minutes after its release.

But what exactly is the drink, when will it be available again in the UK and where to buy it?

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Here’s what you need to know.

What is Prime drink?

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Prime Hydration is a sports energy drink.

When they launched the drink, Logan Paul and KSI said they wanted their new drink “to compete with some of the biggest companies in the world,” including “Pepsi, Cola, Gatorade, and Powerade.”

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The YouTubers revealed that their biggest goals for their drink are flavor and hydration.

Paul said the drink is 10% coconut water.

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When will Prime Hydration Drink be available in the UK?

Logan Paul and KSI delighted their fans earlier this year by announcing that they would be collaborating to release the Prime hydration drink on January 4th.

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Initially, Prime Hydration Drink was only available in the US, so it wasn’t possible to buy it in other countries like the UK, Australia, and India.

Back in January, the couple teased fans on Twitter that the drink would be launching in the UK in February. However, that never happened.

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In March, they took to Twitter again.

LoganPaul retweeted a tweet from ASI who had tweeted, “Why isn’t it in the UK yet?!?!?”

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In response, he said: “It MIGHT be coming sooner than you think…” leading fans to believe the capitalization was a hint that the drink would be launching in the UK in May.

Then, on May 11th, the duo delighted their fans again by finally making the official announcement that the drink is now available in the UK.

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Where can I buy Prime Drinks?

In his latest video, uploaded to his official youtube channel On May 10, KSI announced the Prime drink would be available first in UK online stores and then in UK stores.

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He said: “I’m really sick of saying that; Prime is coming. It comes in the UK. So you can get in online in the UK and soon you’ll be able to get in stores.”

According to Logan Paul, 50,000 bottles sold out within five minutes of launching online.

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It is not yet known when more shares will be available in the UK.

It is believed that in time the drink could be sold in supermarkets such as Tesco and Asda.

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What flavors of Prime drink are available?

Logan Paul and KSI have celebrated the launch of the Prime drink in the UK with a new flavour, Ice Pop.

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Logan Paul, who is from America, tweeted: “Introducing Ice Pop! @PrimeHydrate Our new delicious flavor just in time for summer. @KSI and I are proud and humbled to announce that Prime is officially the fastest growing beverage in America, represented by the ICE POP colors – red, white and blue.”

Brit KSI responded with a tweet of his own.

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He said: “Um, no, the colors represent the United Kingdom. As it has taken us so long to bring PRIME to the UK, we should get the flavor before the US first.”

Other flavors available are Blue Raspberry, Tropical Punch, Lemon, Lime, Grape, and Orange.

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How much is Prime Drink?

It appears that the Prime hydration drink is sold online in packs of 12.

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The packs are sold by taste.

A pack of 12 costs £24.99 which means each bottle costs around £2.08.

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Who are Logan Paul and KSI and why were they once rivals?

Logan Alexander Paul, 27, is an American YouTuber, actor, and social media personality.

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28-year-old Olajide Olayinka Williams “JJ” Olatunji, better known as KSI, is a British YouTuber and rapper.

Logan Paul and KSI, both once boxers, fought to a draw in a white-collar bout in 2018 before turning pro for their rematch in 2019, which the Brit won by split decision.

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