TikTok has proven to be a great place for videos to go viral, with millions of fans and the ability to turn anyone into a celebrity overnight. The platform is currently accessible in over 150 countries and 75 languages, with the previous year proving to be the most successful ever for the app.
While there are plenty of successful TikTok stars, a few have redefined the term “celebrity” and amassed the most fans the app has ever seen. Here we have discussed which accounts have a maximum number of followers.
1. Charli D’Amelio – 137 million followers
In late 2019, the Norwalk, Connecticut native joined TikTok, and in early 2020 he became the most followed user. Before becoming famous for her TikTok-style popular dances, she was a competitive dancer, including the “Renegade” Dance.
In addition to her career on TikTok, Charli has explored various projects, such as giving her voice to animated films, designing a custom Dunkin’ drink order and starring in a Hulu program with her family.
2. Khaby Lame – 127.7 million followers
Khaby Lame, an Italian TikToker, is one of the most popular and well-known users of TikTok, having just overtaken Addison Rae’s longtime No. 2 rank in terms of number of followers.
He creates responses to a variety of clips, including one of the platform’s most popular videos, in which he reacts to someone’s banana peeling technique. Blade also topped Dixie D’Amelio, TikTok, Zach King and Bella Poarch in terms of likes.
The notoriety of the star does not seem to fade in the near future. In due time, of course, you will be able to see if Khaby can topple Charli D’Amelio from her throne, which she has held for so long.
3. Bella Poarch – 87.4 million followers
Bella Poarch has developed a massive following in just a year of rising to prominence. The Filipino-American sensation launched his TikTok account in April 2020, and just over a year later they had over 85 million followers, overtaking Addison Rae as the third most followed TikToker.
Before becoming famous, the actress served in the US Navy. She is currently well known for her TikToks comedy, which often focuses on games. She is also a HyperX brand ambassador and has her music videos for “Building a female dog” and “Hell.” She also appeared in the music video for Sub Urban “Circus.”
4. Addison Rae — 86.2 million followers
The 20-year-old TikTok starlet is the fourth most followed person on the app, just after Poarch. Addison was born in Louisiana and excelled in dancing before dropping out of Louisiana State University to pursue a degree in sports broadcasting and heading to Los Angeles to pursue her social networking profession.
Addison is an American Eagle ambassador and also has her own cosmetics brand, Item Beauty. She is also in the cast of the remake of “She’s All That” movie.
5. Zach King – 66.7 million followers
Although he posted far less than others above him on the list, King amassed over 65 million likes.
The singer shot to fame through the now-defunct Vine app, but he’s managed to move his fanbase to a new platform. Although he has a wife and two children, he is still able to consistently generate material, which is an incredible achievement.
6. Will Smith – 64.6 million followers
The well-known hip-hop actor and singer took to TikTok to showcase his diverse abilities. His videos are fascinating as they reflect his film career and are formatted as mini-movies with characters and plots.
Will’s various collaborations and sketches with his family keep him busy on YouTube. In addition to his TikTok stardom, he is pursuing an acting career with roles in future films and occasional guest appearances on songs through other hip-hop singers.
7. TikTok – over 60 million followers
The platform itself should appear somewhere on the list! With 59.7 million followers, TikTok is ranked seventh.
The app has gained popularity as a source of short videos, including clips on singing, dancing, cosmetics, and educational topics.
Although first introduced in 2016, TikTok was only made available internationally in 2018 when Musical.ly was purchased. After Zoom and Peacock, it was named one of the fastest growing apps in 2021. The careers of many young users have blossomed through this platform, while the prestige of many senior celebrities and socialites has been restored.
8. Kimberley Loaiza – 58.3 million followers
Kimberly Guadalupe Loaiza Martinez is a Mexican musician and social media celebrity who goes by the name Kimberly Loaiza or Kim Loaiza. She launched her YouTube channel in 2016, and it has since become one of the most popular channels in Mexico.
Kima, the star’s first child, was born in 2019 to partner and fellow content producer Juan De Dios Pantoja. Following the news that Juan had been unfaithful to Kim, the two had been in an on-and-off relationship.
9. Dixie D’Amelio – 56.8 million followers
Charli’s older sister, who is the ninth most followed user on TikTok, has made a name for herself. With his hit songs “Be happy” and “An entire day” Dixie has established a career outside of the app, notably in the music industry.
She and her sister also have a podcast called “Charli and Dixie: 2 Chix,” in which they talk about current events and their personal lives. Dixie is also famous for her affair with fellow TikTok celebrity and Sway House member Noah Beck.
10. CZN Burak – 55.4 million followers
On March 24, 1994, Burak Ozdemir (aka CZN Burak) was born. He owns the Hatay Civilizations Table restaurant franchise. It has four branches: Taksim, Aksaray, Etiler and one in Dubai. His unusual method of preparing Turkish dishes has earned him a reputation as one of the most followed chefs on the web. His 40 inch Kebab is one of his best known dishes. It is mainly recognized for its Middle Eastern cuisine.
11. Spencer X – 54.9 million followers
Spencer X, often known as “man of mouth music,” is the beatboxing monarch of TikTok. Thanks to his exceptional skills, the Shluv house member regularly collaborates with companies such as Zicam, Paramount, TUMS and Walmart, bringing sponsored material to life.
12. Loren Gray – 54.3 million followers
The singer and social media star went on to become a singer and showed off her skills from Pennsylvania to Los Angeles. “Kick You Out”, “Queen”, “Anti-Everything”, “Options”, and “Cake” are some of the tracks she has performed on.
She has collaborated with famous musicians like Jason Derulo and The Chainsmokers, who helped her carve out a niche in the music industry. Loren launched her jewelry line, “&always,” in December, which includes the “Starlet Mirror Edition” and “Otherworld Edition.”
13. Michael Le – 51.4 million followers
Michael, who goes by the Twitter handle justmaiko, became a TikTok celebrity for his dance videos, which usually incorporate his younger brother, Jonathan “Mini-Mike”. He performed with Jason Derulo on the app, performing many of the viral dances that have swept the internet in recent months.
Michael’s initial interest was dance and choreography, as evidenced by his many TikTok clips, and he is part of the choreographed dance troupe Shluv Family TikTok.
14. Jason Derulo – 51.2 million followers
You deserve a medal if you can say Jason Derulo’s name without singing. Jason, the musician and social media sensation, slipped to #14 thanks to partnerships with several influencers on this list. On the list, he is one of four traditional celebrities!
15. The Rock – 48.2 million followers
Dwayne Douglas Johnson is an American professional wrestler and actor. He is well known for his ring nickname, The Rock. His followers have posted many workout videos and nutrition tips on his account.
16. Dominik – 47.5 million followers
Dominik Lipa is a Mexican celebrity, model, and social media influencer who also claims to be one of the most popular TikTok accounts. She started using TikTok in 2018 and is known for her choreographed lip-syncing clips and YouTube videos.
Tu Magazine ran a cover story about Dominik in 2019. The interview comes a month after it was titled “TikToker to watch” from You magazine. His username on TikTok is @domelipa.
17. BTS – 45.6 million followers
BTS has surpassed 40 million followers on TikTok, making them the most followed Korean group on the platform. They’re no strangers to breaking records, and it looks like they’re not going to stop now.
With 20 million followers, the guys – Jungkook, Jimin, Suga, V, Jin, RM and J-Hope – are Korea’s most popular stars. Since joining the site in September last year, fans have been charmed by the “Boy with Love” hitmaker videos.
18. Riyaz – 44.5 million followers
Riyaz Afreen is only 15 years old, but he has already made a name for himself as an actor and celebrity after becoming popular on TikTok. Aashika Bhatia and Mr. Faisu are two popular Indian TikTok artists who often appear on his accounts.
19. Younes Zarou – 44.1 million followers
Younes Zarou, a popular TikTok celebrity and social media influencer, is 31 years old and lives in Frankfurt, Germany. On his TikTok @youneszarou account, Younes Zarou is known for his illusion videos and lessons. The actor is very popular on Instagram, where he has 1.1 million followers.
20. Brent Rivera – 42.2 million followers
Internet celebrity and prankster Brent Rivera started his career on Vine and now has a YouTube channel with over 10 million subscribers.
He has become one of the best-known artists online, often performing skits with his sister Lexi Rivera and other well-known Instagram and TikTok celebrities.
21. Junya Gou – 40.6 million followers
Junya Gou is a social media sensation and TikTok personality from Japan. He has amassed a huge fanbase on social media, making him one of the most popular social media stars. His huge popularity, which has grown by leaps and bounds, has led him to branch out to many other social media sites such as YouNow, YouTube, and Facebook.