Today, TikTok has become a popular marketing platform for content creators and brands. After TikTok was developed in 2017 in China, it became the most downloaded app in the US. The video-sharing platform is the most downloaded app in the Apple iOS store. It has an active user count of 500 million. TikTok is now the fastest growing social network in the world.
Who has the most followers on TikTok? We checked out the data on one of the world’s most popular apps to find out who has made it into the TikTok hall of fame.
Keep reading to discover the top 10 tiktok accounts, ranging from celebrities and dancers to pranksters and magicians! Here are the top 10 most followed TikTokers of 2021.
10. Brent Riviera
Brent Riviera is the 10th TikToker on our list and a growing star. The American influencer decided to move his videos from YouTube onto TikTok, and the meme format is working wonders for him.
Riyaz Aly is a 16-year-old indian actor, blogger, and influencer. Riyaz has 44.2M followers on TikTok. His lip-syncs and comedy earned him a huge following on TikTok. He also has millions of followers on Instagram.
Micheal Le is a US dancer who grabbed a spot in TikTok’s top 10 thanks to his mix of dance and comedy. Most notable: his hilarious public performances on escalators that went viral.
7. Loren Gray
Loren Gray is an American singer, dancer, actress, musician and social media personality. She has over 69.2 million followers across all of her social media platforms, clocking in with the 7th most followed account on TikTok. This also allowed her to gain the visibility to start her own music career, releasing her first singles after signing a record deal with Virgin Records.
6. Dixie D’Amelio
She’s Charli’s older sister and also a singer as well as a top TikTok personality. She began posting on the platform after her sister and quickly followed suit with her own huge popularity. Earning millions of dollars through sponsorship deals with brands, Forbes named her the third highest-earning TikTok star. Dixie recently also released a second single with Wiz Khalifa.
Spencer Knight is a talented American beat-boxer with a bright career ahead of him. He became famous on TikTok, and also has a high following on YouTube. He produces original tracks mixed with comedy. This “mouth music man” has collaborated with famous artists such as Alicia Keys.
4. Zach King
Former Vine creator Zach King was posting videos on YouTube in 2008 and was already known for his digital sleights of hand. The LA-based influencer won YouTube’s NextUp Creators Contest in 2013 with his filmed optical illusions, and participated in the reality game show The Amazing Race. His tactical move to TikTok in 2016 paid off as the illusionist’s magic vines earned him 4th place on TikTok.
3. Bella Poarch
Bella joined the platform in April 2020 and this rising star bagged her spot in the top 10 after her viral video using the Time Warp filter. She currently 3rd place on TikTok’s ranking of the most-followed accounts.
Addison Rae is an American social media personality. She started dancing aged 6. She opened her TikTok account in July 2019, had 1M followers in October. The American dancer and influencer has now amassed 5.3B likes and is the second most followed personality on the platform. She’s partnered with brands like American Eagle, has released her own podcast, and launched a beauty line.
1. Charli D’Amelio
Charli D’Amelio is an American social media personality and dancer. She was a competitive dancer for over 10 years before starting her social media career. 17-year-old Charli found fame on TikTok in late 2019 with her dance videos. She quickly amassed a large following. She is the first person to get over 50 million and over 100 million followers on TikTok, and became the most followed account by 2021.