THE WORLD’S TOP 10 MOST POPULAR TIKTOK CELEBRITIES IN 2024

Find the World’s top 10 TikTok celebrities with the most followers in 2024. The biggest TikTok influencers & most-followed TikTok accounts worldwide.

Written by Mau, a Senior TikTok Marketing Specialist at eDigital.

THE WORLD’S TOP 10 MOST POPULAR TIKTOK CELEBRITIES 2024

Find below the world’s most-followed people on TikTok in 2024. Need support with your TikTok advertising campaigns? Contact us

10. Will Smith

74+ million followers

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Oscar’s “slapping” entertainer and the “protector” of Alopecia suffering wives does not really like comedians – especially Chris Rock. But his anger has not stopped him from reaching celeb status on TikTok.

In December 2021, Will Smith joined National Geographic to travel around the world and explore hidden gems in Welcome to Earth (Disney+).

Will Smith popular TikTok most followed

Will Smith: one of the most followed and popular TikTok celebrity

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9. Dwayne Johnson

74+ million followers (@therock)

Hayward, California, United States

Dwayne Johnson, also known as “the Rock” is an American actor, producer, businessman, retired professional wrestler and former American football and Canadian football player. He is also one of the most popular sporting athletes on Instagram.

Dwayne Johnson caricature The rock

Dwayne Johnson’s caricature – the Rock

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8. Burak Özdemir

74+ million followers (@cznburak)

Yayladağı, Turkey

If there is someone who could dethrone the infamous restauranteur Salt Bae is CZN Burak.

Burak Özdemir is a Turkish chef and restaurant owner. He owns the Hatay Civilizations Table (Turkish: Hatay Medeniyetler Sofrası) chain of restaurants including Taksim, Aksaray, Etiler (Dubai), CZN, (Özdemir’s nickname) originates from a frequent mispronunciation of the Cinzano, the name of his father’s textile shop in the Laleli district in Istanbul.

His friendly cooking videos of his unique mix of Turkish and Arabic recipes on TikTok and Instagram have made him a top food and restaurant influencer not only in Turkey but around the world.

Top social media celebrities and stars have visited his restaurants including top footballers Cristiano Ronaldo, Mohamed Salah, entertainer Khaby Lame, MMA fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov, Indian actress Keerthy Suresh and others.

Burak Özdemir popular Turkish chef restauranteur TikTok cute cat heart

Burak Özdemir popular Turkish chef restauranteur TikTok cute cat heart

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7. Zach King

80+ million followers

Portland, Oregon, United States

Zach King is an American filmmaker, author, magician and illusionist.

Zach King magic videos popular TikTok influencer

Zach King magic videos popular TikTok influencer

In Feb 2022, Zach unveiled a new short commercial with Turkish Airlines exciting people to travel to Turkey. The four-minute ad features King in a race through Istanbul Airport as he competes with his co-star, J.J. Carroll, for a window seat on their flight.

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6. Kimberly Loaiza

80+ million followers

Mexicali, Mexico

Kimberly Loaiza is a Mexican YouTuber, influencer, singer and dancer.

Kimberly loves inviting people to travel with her on her private jet. 

Kimberly Loaiza do it Popular Mexican TikTok influencer Youtuber singer

Kimberly Loaiza – Do It – Popular Mexican TikTok influencer Youtuber singer

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5. Addison Rae

88+ million followers (@addisonre)

Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

Addison Rae is a female dancer and entertainer.

Addison Rae popular Tiktok influencer star

Addison Rae popular TikTok influencer star

Rae’s TikTok success has prompted her to work with popular brands such as Adidas, Reebok, Pandora, L’Oréal, Vital Proteins, Hollister, Nerds, Bonkers Toys and American Eagle. She has her own beauty and cosmetic brand called: ITEM beauty. 

In March 2021, Jimmy Fallon invited Rae to The Tonight Show. Rae taught Fallon eight viral TikTok dances. She was criticised for failing to credit the original creators of the dances. Much of the backlash came from people claiming it was systemic racism as most of the creators of the dances were black.

The TikTok sensation likes to take some time away from her bustling life in Hollywood and travel to her native Louisiana.

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Tonight Show Jimmy Fallon Addison Rae TikTok dancing moves

Tonight Show Jimmy Fallon Addison Rae TikTok dancing moves

4. MrBeast

93+ million followers

Wichita, Kansas, the U.S.A.

Jimmy Donaldson better known as MrBeast, is an American YouTuber. MrBeast has been credited with pioneering a genre of YouTube videos that centres on expensive stunts.

Mrbeast Youtube Squid Game real life video

MrBeast Youtube Squid Game real life video

MrBeast – Squid Game in real life is his most popular video on Youtube – 296+ million views

MrBeast began posting videos to YouTube in early 2012 at the age of 13, under the handle “MrBeast6000”; his early content ranged from Let’s Plays to “videos estimating the wealth of other YouTubers.

Donaldson’s “counting to 100,000” video went viral in 2017, earning him tens of thousands of views in just a few days, and he has become increasingly popular ever since, with most of his videos gaining tens of millions of views.

Over time, his style of content diversified to include challenge and donation videos that reward thousands of dollars, videos with arduous tasks or survival challenges. 

Jimmy also runs several other YouTube channels, including Beast Reacts, MrBeast Gaming, MrBeast Shorts and a philanthropy channel.

He is also one of the highest-paid YouTubers.

Donaldson is also the founder of MrBeast Burger, Feastables, and a co-creator of Team Trees, a fundraiser for the Arbor Day Foundation and Team Seas, a fundraiser for Ocean Conservancy and The Ocean Cleanup.

MrBeast has been hired for marketing campaigns of some major brands including Microsoft, Electronic Arts, Stumble Guys (a mobile game) and Shopify

3. Bella Poarch

93+ million followers

San Fabian, The Philippines

Bella Poarch is a Filipina-American singer and one of the most-followed TikTok influencers in the world.

Bella Poarch popular most followed TikTok influencer singer

Bella Poarch popular most followed TikTok influencer singer

In August 2020, Bella created the most liked video on TikTok, in which she lip-syncs to the song “Soph Aspin Send” by British rapper Millie B.

In May 2021, Bella Poarch released the popular single “Build a Bitch”. According to an interview with Cosmopolitan, she didn’t have the opportunity to travel and learn about the Philippines when she was growing up.

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2. Charli D’Amelio

151+ million followers.

Norwalk, Connecticut, United States.

Charli D’Amelio is one of the most popular American TikTokers. Charli was a competitive dancer for over 10 years before starting her TikTok channel in 2019 when she started posting dance videos.

Charli D'Amelio natural light

Charli D’Amelio natural light

Charli was the first person to surpass both 50 million and 100 million followers on TikTok.

Charli D’amelio is known for collaborating with top global brands including Pura Vida Jewelry (#ShowUsYourHappy campaign), Prada, Hollister & Social Tourist fashion brands, animated children’s films StarDog and TurboCat, Dunkin Donuts, Orosa Beauty, EOS skincare brand, Sabra hummus dip, Morphe makeup and beauty products and Hulu.

Charlie Damelio popular TikTok video creator star

Charlie Damelio popular TikTok video creator star

Forbes reported that Charli was the highest-earning TikToker of 2021, taking in an estimated USD$17.5 million. In May 2023, The D’Amelio footwear was launched. Skincare is supposed to be the next business venture for the D’Amelio empire. 

1. Khaby Lame

161+ million followers

Ziguinchor, Senegal

Khaby Lame is the world’s most popular creator on TikTok right now.

Khabane Lame is a Senegalese TikToker based in Chivasso, Italy.

He is known for his TikTok videos in which he silently mocks overly stupid or complicated videos pretending to be life hacks.

khaby Lame Senegal flag black tuxedo formal male suit

Khaby Lame Senegal flag black tuxedo formal male suit

In Feb 2022, Khaby worked with Pepsi‘s Starlight, a “space-flavoured” cola inspired by the renewed interest in space travel.

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Khaby (The world’s most followed person on TikTok) served as one of the judges on the 13th season of Italia’s Got Talent, which aired domestically on Disney+ in August 2023.

Among the judges, Lame joined fellow newcomer Elettra Lamborghini (the granddaughter of legendary automaker Ferruccio Lamborghini), record producer Mara Maionchi, and one-time YouTube star Frank Matano.

This is the first time the franchise premiered on a streaming service in Europe and will be a massive milestone for both Khaby Lame and Italia’s Got Talent.

Jung Kook imitating Khaby Lame funny meme

Jung Kook imitating Khaby Lame funny meme

Khaby Lame is a talented comedian and videomaker and since rising to become the world’s most-followed creator on TikTok, has also been featured as a spokesman, fashion model and NFT creator.

The Senegal-born biggest TikTok star was one of the panellists for the 2022 Cannes Film Festival’s  #TikTokShortFilm contest, which looked to celebrate outstanding short-form filmmaking.

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Khaby Lame Christmas baking duet mini marshmallows

CONCLUSION

Marketers looking for TikTok creators will find the above list interesting. You can follow these creators and see how they are helping some of the most followed brands on TikTok.

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