We all know that deep down social media is not a popularity contest, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t a little curious about who is the most followed person on TikTok.
It turns out the most-followed accounts on the platform tend to be young people in the performing arts like dancers, singers, entertainers and actors. However, one older Hollywood star did manage to make the cut!
Here are the 10 most-followed TikTok users, as of Oct. 2, 2020:
1. Charli D’Amelio (@charlidamelio) — 94.1 million
Charli Grace D’Amelio is a dancer from Connecticut and the most-followed TikTok account.
2. Addison Rae (@addisonre) — 65.6 million
Addison Rae Easterling, a dancer-actress who hails from Louisiana, is the second most-followed user on TikTok.
3. Zach King (@zachking) — 51.1 million
Zachary King is a Los Angeles-based illusionist and filmmaker whose magic TikToks have solidified him as one of the most-followed accounts on the platform.
4. Loren Gray (@lorengray) — 48.2 million
Loren Gray is a pop singer signed to Virgin Records and Capitol Records living in Los Angeles.
5. TikTok (@tiktok) — 48.2 million
Well, TikTok is, um, TikTok. Of course, the platform is going to be on the list of most popular TikTok accounts.
6. Spencer X (@spencerx) — 46.6 million
Spencer X, born Spencer Polanco Knight, is a beatboxer from New York City.
7. Riyaz (@riyaz.14) — 43.5 million
Riyaz Aly Alfreen is a lip-syncer and comedian from India.
8. Dixie D’Amelio (@dixiedamelio) — 41.1 million
Dixie D’Amelio is Charli D’Amelio’s big sister and a singer.
9. Michael Le (@justmaiko) — 41 million
Michael Le is a dancer and choreographer from Florida. He’s been on TikTok since it was called Musical.ly.
10. Will Smith (@willsmith) — 39.4 million
Actor Will Smith is the only classic celebrity (and oldest user) to make the list of most-followed accounts. So give it up to the Fresh Prince!
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