Teenager Chase Hudson, also known as Lilhuddy, is the former boyfriend of Charli D’Amelio, another TikTok megastar. Young Hudson has to make his own name for himself as an independent guy.
He has said that he draws inspiration from Just Bieber and Shawn Mendes in his model-like posts. Hudson is also a member of the Los Angeles-based creator collective, Hype House, and is presently worth about 3 million.
The Rising Star: Jacob Sartorius — $3 Million
It’s remarkable just how much “influence” influencers have in pop culture and how easily they can reach celebrity status. TikTok star Jacob Sartorius isn't even 20 years old and is quickly moving to the celebrity rank. He's even dated "Stranger Things" star, Millie Bobby Brown.
Sartorius is a talented singer which has attracted nearly 24 million TikTok fans. Now signed to an official label, he debuted his single, "Sweatshirt", which was even featured on the Hot 100 chart in the United States.
The Rising Star: Rod Contreras – Unknown
Mexican social media star, Rod Contreras began on TikTok like many others: posting lip-syncing and dance videos. In 2013, however, he started playing soccer, but later, his career took a different turn. After slipping into the platform through the usual door, his 22+ million followers don’t seem to mind.
Now with his signature bleach blond hair, the young star still primarily posts dance videos with the occasional deviation that allows fans a peek inside of his life.
The Boy Band: BTS – $51,000 Per Post
BTS is a South Korean boy band that now has over 25 million followers on TikTok. The group of seven got their start after they debuted in 2013. Their acronym name stands for a Korean expression that literally means “bulletproof boy scouts”.
The members (Jin, Suga, V, RM, Jungkook, J-Hope, and Jimin) have sold millions of albums and have also had numerous TV appearances. Their TikTok features both the individual members and the group together as they post funny videos and performances.
The Goof Ball: Q Park – $1,000-$2,000
Q Park (born Joyce Tanner) is a Korean-American comedian and, originally a Vine star. Now that he is on TikTok (and also has a YouTube channel with nearly 10 million subscribers), he has more than 22 million followers and often creates funny and outrageous pranks and reaction posts.
The bold social media personality is not afraid to put himself out there and often posts shocking (and hilarious) videos of him doing pranks in public. With his 40th birthday behind him, he is the oldest TilToker on our list.