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18 of the most famous TikTokers in the world

TikTok is emerging as a viable marketing platform for content creators and brands alike. The video sharing platform is the most downloaded application in the Apple iOS store and has an active user base of 500 million. No wonder TikTok is the marketing target of choice for smart brands.

TikTok marketing can reap rich dividends if your customer base is mostly teenagers and Generation Z. Why? This age group makes up 41% of the TikTok user base. There are two ways to market TikTok. You can either create content (and hope it makes waves) or work with a TikTok influencer to promote your brand.

Not only can TikTok influencers get your message out there faster, they are also cheaper in the long run. Plus, the commitment they generate is organic and long-lasting. To help you find the right TikTok influencer, we have shortlisted the most popular musicians from different genres.


18 of the most famous TikTokers in the world:


1. @lorengray

Real name: Loren Gray

Followers: 37.4 million

Loren Gray comes from Pennsylvania, United States and was a singer and social media personality. She also has a huge following on Instagram and YouTube.

Loren created her TikTok account when she was in 6th grade. She was heavily criticized by her schoolmates and moved to Los Angeles. Since then, her TikTok trip has been mind-boggling.

Loren was nominated for the Teen Choice Awards and Shorty Awards. In 2018 she was signed to Virgin Records. Then she released her first single, My Story. The teenage sensation Eminem considers her idol was later signed to Capitol Records


2. @babyariel

Real name: Ariel Rebecca Martin

Followers: 30.2 million

Baby Ariel is an American singer and actress who has a huge following on most social media websites, especially TikTok. She started her social media career in 2015.

Their anti-bullying campaign on TikTok, #ArielMovement, was an instant hit. She later started an anti-bullying movement to speak out against negativity on the internet.

Time Magazine recognized her valuable contributions and reach, and included her on the Internet's Most Influential List. Forbes named her one of the most influential personalities in entertainment.


3. @zachking

Real name: Zachary Michael King

Followers: 30.7 million

Zach King began his career posting instructional videos on Final Cut Pro video editing software. With the software he created illusion videos, which he describes as "digital dexterity". Viewers loved the videos of him flying on a broomstick and cats fighting with lightsabers.

King's first TikTok video showed him escaping from a prison cell. It earned him a following of 30 million people. He has received many awards for his creations, including YouTube's NextUp Creators Contest and the Vidcon Golden Poop Award.


4. @ riyaz.14

Real name: Riyaz Aly

Followers: 26.8 million

Indian actor and fashion blogger Riyaz Aly is a top influencer on Instagram and TikTok. Aly's followers love his clean boyish looks and comedic talent. His lip-syncing and music videos have catapulted him into the social media hall of fame, earning him the title Crowned Muser.


5. @kristenhancher

Real name: Kristen Hancher

Followers: 23.2 million

Kristen Hancher is a Canadian actress and social media personality. Kristen's TikTok content earned her celebrity status at the tender age of 17. She rose to fame when she released a lip-sync video of Regret In Your Tears starring Nicki Minaj.

The singer and dancer is also known for her roles on Prime's comedy series Misshaps and the Pain of Painting. She regularly publishes makeup tips and fashion hacks that her followers enjoy.


6. @gilmhercroes

Real name: Gilmher Croes

Followers: 22.8 million

Gilmher Croes is a TikTok star from America who started out as a model in Aruba. He also had a successful acting career which earned him the 2015 Aruba Short Film Festival Best Actor Award.

In addition to TikTok, Croes and his brother own a YouTube channel on which he publishes lip-sync videos with a comical twist. He takes inspiration from colleagues from TikTok like Brittany Furlan.

 


7. @nishaguragain

Real name: Nisha Guragain

Followers: 21.7 million

Nisha Guragain is an Indian TikToker who gained fame after posting a lip-synced video of a popular Hindi song. The post received 2.5 million likes, a kind of record for TikTokers.

Nisha also owns an Instagram handle that receives immense engagement. She influences Instagram for many fashion brands. Her followers love her entertaining videos and strong acting skills.


8. @jacobsartorius

Real name: Rolf Jacob Sartorius

Followers: 21.8 million

Jacob Sartorius is an American singer and social media sensation. His meteoric rise began when his debut single "Sweatshirt" appeared on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. His videos on Vine and TikTok have made him a household name in social media circles.

Seeing Sartorius' cult following, Business Insider had named him the next Justin Beiber. Similar to other popular TikTokers, Sartorius is a figurehead for anti-bullying. He admits to being bullied at school and has since used social media to express his fear.


9. @awezdarbar

Real name: Awez Darbar

Followers: 21.3 million

Awez Darbar is a dancer, choreographer and TikTok content creator from India. His dance and choreography videos on TikTok and YouTube have taken him to great heights.

Awez has always been an avid dancer and actor. He owns a dance company, Ace Productions, whose creations he often posts on his social accounts.


10. @_arishfakhan_

Real name: Arishfa Khan

Followers: 20.9 million

Arishfa Khan is an Indian actress who made her debut as a child actress on a popular television series. She publishes dance videos and dubsmash clips on her YouTube channel. Her Instagram account also shows impressive numbers and interesting content.

Her TikTok followers love her innocent looks and remarkable acting skills. She has captured a place in the hearts of viewers with her entertaining lip-sync videos and dance moves. She aspires to become a mainstream Bollywood actress.


11. @jiffpom

Real name: Jiff Pom

Followers: 20.5 million

Jiff Pom is a Pomeranian dog who is also a TikTok sensation and actor. He was featured in Katy Perry's song "Dark Horse," which was viewed over 2 billion times on YouTube. He also starred in Disney's Bizaardvark. His other films include Adventures of Bailey: A Night in Cowtown.

Before Jiff became a social media legend, he had set the Guinness World Record for the fastest 10-meter run on his hind legs and the fastest five-meter run on his front paws. The furry, four-legged TikToker has a loyal fan base spanning all ages and countries.


12. @ jannat_zubair29

Real name: Jannat Zubair Rahmani

Followers: 20.3 million

Jannat Zubair is an Indian television and film actress who is also one of the top rated TikTokers. She started her career as a child artist on the popular television series Phulwa. After that, she worked on many television shows and eventually secured a leading role in a Bollywood film.

But it's her career on social media that has made her a big name. Her Instagram and TikTok accounts have millions of followers. Each of their posts spreads within a few minutes. She often collaborates with other popular TikTokers like Mr. Faisu for her videos.


13. @jaydencroes

Real name: Jayden Croes

Followers: 19.5 million

Jayden Croes is the younger brother of Gilmher Croes. Together they own the popular CroesBros YouTube channel, which is estimated to have net worth around $ 100,000.

Jayden was listed as a top social media influencer in the 2017 issue of Express magazine. He considers his social media followers his family and has a "CroesFam" tattoo on his forearm.


14. @dobretwins

Real name: Lucas and Marcus Dobre-Mofid

Followers: 19 million

Lucas and Marcus, a dance duo from America, are one of the biggest names on TikTok. Their feed is very diverse and consists of vlogs, gymnastics, challenges, lip-syncing, and comedy videos.

The Dobre twins founded "Dobre Brothers", a popular YouTube channel, together with their siblings Cyrus and Darius. In their videos, they demonstrate challenging gymnastics exercises such as backflips and encourage their followers to repeat their movements.


15. @ avneetkaur_13

Real name: Avneet Kaur

Followers: 18.3 million

Avneet Kaur is an Indian television actress and dancer who made it big on social media. She got into the spotlight while participating in the dance reality show Dance India Dance Li'l Masters. Although she was eliminated before reaching the finals, many noticed her dancing skills.

After competing in a number of dance competitions, she got her first acting role on Zee TV. She later appeared in many commercials and became a social media star.


16. @camerondallas

Real name: Cameron Alexander Dallas

Followers: 17.8 million

Cameron Dallas is the epitome of his prank videos on Vine and TikTok. He even has a sizeable following on Twitter and Instagram. Awesomeness TV has announced a movie called Dallas, based on the TikTok sensation's rendezvous with social media.

The American actor is also an aspiring singer. In 2015, he entered the music domain by releasing his first single, She Bad. Daniel Skye later played “Dallas” in All I Want is You.


17. @laurengodwin

Real name: Lauren Godwin

Followers: 17.7 million

The American musical actress Lauren Godwin can be found regularly in most of the cast of TikTok celebrities. She stands out for her wild hairstyle, fancy makeup, hilarious posts, and colorful personality.

She recently posted a 10-second video showing her dropping an iPhone 11 into a pool. The video was viewed 2.4 million times and received impressive engagement.

Lauren also owns Instagram and Facebook accounts with a large following. Their YouTube channel offers entertaining content that will make viewers ask for more.


18. @itsjojosiwa

Real name: Joelle Joanie "JoJo" Siwa

Followers: 17.3 million

American dancer and internet celebrity Jojo Siwa caught public attention when she was on the reality show Dance Moms with her mother. The all-rounder TikToker has released two singles: Boomerang and Kid in a Candy Store.

Siwa fans call themselves "Siwanatorz". They love their dance moves as much as their garish head bows. She has launched her own line of bows under the name "Jojo's Bows". Through her partnership with big brands like JCPenney, she has also tried her hand at home decor and fashion accessories.


That's all, folks

So this is our list of the world's most followed TikTok musicians. Whether you're an aspiring TikToker player or a marketer looking for a TikTok influencer, there is a lot you can learn from these skilled content creators.