TikTok, a Chinese video-sharing app which was previously known as Douyin and later merged with Musical.ly, keeping the title Tiktok is one of the most popular social video apps, especially among teenagers and it has gained immense worldwide popularity since its launch in 2016. With its rise, the top tiktok users have also reached heights and became tiktok stars and now have become celebrities.
TikTok is getting used to upload and watch short videos with songs playing in the background. TikTok was 2018’s most downloaded app worldwide and is available for both Android and Ios. The app has several tools for its users, such as filters, stickers, and augmented reality. From challenge tasks to all fun and crazy activities, you can upload anything and become a social media star. Here in this piece, we have listed down some of the most popular TikTok stars and celebrities from the U.K. who are making it big not only on TikTok but also on other social platforms like Instagram, Facebook.
Note : Stats are as per June 2019.
1.) Holly H [ 14.9M ]
Multi-talented social media maven, Holly H became a star after uploading comedic videos on Vine which were looped more than 20 million times in just a year. She has a huge fanbase on TikTok where she uploads lip syncs videos of acting, singing, and dancing. She is a family person, and often, her family debuts in her videos. In 2017, Holly, in support with BBC organized a live Muser Battle for most popular Musical.ly users. She collaborated with Toireasa McGuire posted lip-sync video in 2018.
TikTok ID : @hollyh
Born on : Oct 17, 1996
2.) Amelia Gething [ 7.2M ]
At the age of 17 years, Amelia Gething started posting her comedy sketches on Musical.ly and got unexpected followers and fans, making her a star. She then tried her talent on YouTube with a channel on her name where she started posting comedy sketches, song covers, dance routines, and earned 521k Subscribers. Amelia has collaborated on videos with other social media starts like Lisa and Lena Mantler, Sam Golbach and Colby Brock. Amelia’s new CBBC show, “The Amelia Gething Complex”will air in later part of 2019
TikTok ID : @ameliagething
Born on : Jan 24, 1999
3.) Max and Harvey [ 5.9M ]
Cute identical twins, Max Mills and Harvey mills started singing together when they were just eight years old and joined TikTok in 2016, lip-synching on songs from some of the most popular musicians. The duo released their debut single “One more day in love” in December 2016. Their first Christmas single released in 2017 “I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday” was a big hit. The same year, a documentary on the duo aired on CBBC. In 2018, Max and Harvey were the first to sign for Disney Music Group’s new Label “RMI records.”. “Where were you,” “Nervous,” “Trade Hearts” songs released in 2019 by the brothers are quite popular. They have collaborated with renowned artists including Avicii and Bob Marley
The wait is over!!!! The Coming Soon EP is no longer coming soon, it’s available right now worldwide wherever you listen to music and probably in quite a few places you don’t. Listen here!!!! https://t.co/f7wbHrmgVH pic.twitter.com/MHqPDBh9O7
— Max & Harvey (@maxandharvey) February 22, 2019
TikTok ID : maxandharveyofficial
Born on : Dec 31, 2002
4.) Zephan clark [ 2.5M ]
Zephan started his passion for creative works with YouTube but could not find much success but did not leave the platform. He joined Tiktok with username zephanclak ( formerly z3ph4n) and gained immense popularity with lip-sync to popular pop songs. Zephan is quite popular on TikTok and collaborates with social media stars including Helena Bruder. Zephan had been in a relationship with Zoe LaVerne, TikTok stars and now dating Mars, YouTube vlogger on makeup, health, and fitness.
TikTok ID : zephanclak
Born on : October 15, 2001
5.) Woody Mabbott [ 302k ]
Woody is one among popular TikTok stars , best known for Transition videos on popular songs and comedic lip-sync videos. Woody debuted on Instagram in 2016 and in the year 2018, started a self-titled YouTube channel where he uploaded travel videos from different countries. He has collaborated with TikTok stars including Seren Miles, Andrew Walsh and Emilio Moreno.
TikTok ID : @woodymabbott
Born on : Oct 2, 2002
6.) Tilly Mills [ 360.5K ]
Eight year old Internet sensation and super talented Tilly Mills is the younger sister of TikTok stars , Max and Harvey Mills. She has a parent-monitored TikTok account where she uploads family videos. One of her featured videos is Jason Coffee sound bit, “We are going to Disneyland.”
TikTok ID : @tillymills11
Born on : March 27, 2011
7.) ELMO O’DWYER [ 2.1M ]
With a charming personality, Elmo rose to fame in merely two years of joining TikTok in the year 2016. He is seen doing lip-sync videos on TikTok which have gained thousands of fans. He is a sporty fellow and has a passion for boxing and uploads boxing videos on Instagram.
TikTok ID : itsselmo
Born on : Feb 20, 2000
8.) Bobbiebxtch [ 13.3K ]
One among TikTok stars cum Content creator Bobbie is famous for her Lip-sync videos and has a million fan following on the platform. She has a well-marked presence on other social media platforms as well. She rose to fame after uploading pictures of the Meet and Greet event in 2018 on her Instagram Profile. Bobbie collaborated with Chany Dakota o a TikTok duet, “Born this Way” by Lady Gaga.
TikTok ID : bobbiebxtch
Born on : Dec 25, 1999
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