James Charles is an American internet personality, makeup artist and model who became the first male CoverGirl spokesperson on October 11, 2016. The next month, he appeared in a commercial for their new product, 'So Lashy! BlastPro' Mascara, alongside other CoverGirl brand ambassadors including celebrities like Katy Perry and Sofia Vergara, Muslim beauty blogger Nura Afia, DJ Amy Pham and R&B duo Chloe x Halle. Later that month, he made guest appearance on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' to talk about his experience of becoming the first male CoverGirl ambassador. In January 2017, he and actress and singer Zendaya took a CoverGirl Makeup Challenge. In October that year, during the Los Angeles Fashion Week, he walked the ramp for MarcoMarco's Six 1/2 collection. Charles, who is openly gay, rose to fame on YouTube as a male makeup and beauty guru and later became popular on other social media platforms as well. He also sings for several a cappella groups and often shares such videos on YouTube and Instagram.
Cameron Alexander Dallas is the product of his generation. A generation that grew upon a staple diet of social media frenzy and short attention spans. If you haven't heard of Cameron Dallas, it most probably means that you are a Luddite who is well past his/her adolescent years. Well, don't beat yourself up. Here is your guide to the 21-year old internet phenomenon whose meteoric rise is a testimony to the changing landscape of the entertainment industry. Back in 2013, the world was introduced to a new social-media platform called ˜Vine', where users could share and watch 6-second-long looping video clips. It was only a matter of time, before the popularity of ˜Vine' soared, thanks largely to a host of celebrities who quickly jumped on the bandwagon. Cameron Dallas was shrewd enough to see the potential of this new sensation. The lanky Californian, who already had a considerable fan following on ˜Instagram', saw the GIF-like brevity of ˜Vine' as the ideal platform to showcase his zany sense of humor and striking good looks. And just like that, things started to fall in place for him.
Alissa Violet is a well-known American model who has of late gained recognition in the social media world particularly for her activities on Instagram and Vine. She garnered representations with one of the biggest and most successful global modeling agencies, Next Model. Although she had a presence on social media platforms like Instagram and Vine since early 2013, she became more active on her Vine account only around March 2015. She posts her pictures on Instagram and her Vine account is predominantly uploaded with the hilarious videos that she creates. Violet many a times collaborates with other Vine Stars like George Janko, Jake Paul and Logan Paul among many others. Social media popularity of this gorgeous model is increasing steadily with time and as of October 2016 she has garnered more than 600K followers on her Vine account. She also has a huge following on her Instagram account that accumulates to more than 2.2 million followers. Presently she is counted among one of the budding internet stars and is gradually spreading her wings in the world of social media through her funny vines and the pictures that she posts on Instagram.
Malu Trevejo is a Cuban-born American social media sensation with over 2 million followers on music app, Musical.ly, over 5 million followers on Instagram and over 21k followers on twitter. With a subscriber base of over 53K on YouTube, she regularly posts videos on fashion, lifestyle, dancing, etc. Malu started out by posting her images and videos on the photo sharing site Instagram. In no time, she became an internet sensation, gaining thousands of fans and followers. Thereafter, when a new music application, Musical.ly, debuted, she started posting her lip synced videos on this platform, which catapulted her to new heights. Malu was born in Cuba but later moved to South Florida along with her mother. She is currently attending school, and apparently not very fond of studies. In the age of internet, it is hard to predict when and how one would become famous. Young people now have access to different social media platforms where they can create and share a huge variety of content with other users all over the world and gain popularity overnight.
Those who have heard of Hayes Grier would know how much fame the boy has gained at the mere age of 16! As for the rest, you must be living under the rock if you haven't heard of him. Junior to <a title='Nash Grier' href='/famous/nash-grier.htm'>Nash Grier</a>, Hayes Grier is a social media personality who followed his elder brother to fame and distinction after posting videos online on Vine. Hayes started posting videos on Vine after watching his brother. The Grier brothers soon gained a celebrity status and became a part of the MagCon tour. They even befriended popular Vine personalities such as Matthew Espinosa, Carter Reynolds, Jack Johnson, Jack Gilinsky, Taylor Caniff, Shawn Mendes, Cameron Dallas, Aaron Carpenter and Mahogany "Lox" Gordy. Much like his brother Hayes has firmly laid his foundation everywhere “ in television, internet and social apps. He has to his credit millions of followers on all social media accounts including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Vine and Tumblr. He was nominated in the Teen Choice Award for Choice Web Star Male category. Very shortly, Hayes would dominate the world of books with his book, ˜Hollywood Days with Hayes'.
Social media star who is famous for her real.ona Instagram account. She has gained popularity there for her personal selfies and lip-syncing and dancing vignettes via musical.ly.
Hunter Rowland is a social media celebrity who gained popularity on the live broadcasting site YouNow. He had posted a video of him and his brother Brandon in Vegas with the tag #DontJudgeMeChallenge and it went viral immediately. He has already gained 728k followers on YouNow. Once a shy teen, Hunter started to enjoy his social media fame as his fan base expanded. He gradually moved to other social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. He currently has 1.7 million followers on Instagram and 471k followers on Twitter. He also created a musical.ly account recently and plans to improve his presence on Vine and YouTube. On his official website, Hunter says that he intends to grow as an entertainer and establish himself as a premiere social media persona. Hunter had appeared as a special guest at VidCon 2015 in Anaheim and also attended both the YouNow and Musical.ly booths at VidCon 2016. He was a part of the Magcon 2016 tour along with his brother Brandon.
Some children are born talented, while others groom themselves to be one. Everleigh Soutas surely fall in the first category, for nothing else can explain her success story other than being born with it. Born on December 2012, Everleigh started facing the camera by October 2013. And that is not just it “ ever since then, she has been on a roll with her photo shoots, projects, instagram and musical.ly account (which of course is managed by her mom). She is so full of personality, cute and sweet that you can often mistake her to be a super child. Everleigh shares a strong bond with her mother and BFF <a title='Ava Foley' href='/famous/ava-foley.htm'>Ava Foley</a>, her partner-in-crime. Savannah Soutas, Everleigh's mother and Michelle Folley, Ava' mother, have been great friends and have passed on the legacy to their children as well. The toddlers' incredibly close friendship and great chemistry surely reflects in front of camera as the girls are pretty easy around one another. They are completely inseparable and are fond of their companionship.
Brandon Rowland is a famous American ˜Instagram' star and social media celebrity. He turned a social media sensation following the footsteps of his elder brother Hunter Rowland. Just like Hunter, Brandon too made himself a part of social media, first on ˜YouNow' and then ˜Vine'. Slowly, he gained stardom on other platforms such as ˜Insatgram' and ˜YouTube'. At fourteen it's amazing that this young lad has a following of 2.1 million on his self-titled ˜Instagram' account. On his ˜Twitter' and ˜Facebook' page he has 531,000 and almost 193,000 followers and supporters respectively. Brandon became a ˜YouTuber' after launching his channel on 30th September 2014 and quickly crossed the 100 K mark. However, he has only posted a single video over the span of two years. Brandon has attended VidCon and other tours with his elder sibling and has recently taken a liking to the lip-syncing social app ˜Musical.ly'. He is one of the youngest teens to create a buzz on almost all social sites.
Colby Brock is the charming teenager who posts interesting YouTube videos with his best buddy and Vine Star, <a title='Sam Golbach' href='/famous/sam-golbach.htm'>Sam Golbach</a>. They uploaded a video Following the Fat Guy which was based on a character in Seth MacFarlane's TV show ˜Family Guy'. There was a lot of controversy at first and the video was asked to be taken down as it was deemed offensive to people who have over-weight issues. Colby's friend Golbach explained later saying, We wanted to become known, so we thought the best way and the fastest way to do that was to be funny on Vine. Now their Vine page has over half a billion views and 1.6 million followers. They have moved on to making YouTube videos as their former platform Vine, has announced that the community is shutting down, although the Vines will be available for viewing and downloading by the owner of the respective page from January 2017.
The rapid spread of internet has made it possible for people to get famous at a very young age. Young and talented artists can use the power of the internet to get famous without getting associated with any agents or media agencies. One such young artist who has become famous early is Weston Koury. He used social media channels like Vine and YouTube to his advantage and became one of the most successful young musicians in USA. He was a born musician and started showing interest in music from the age of five. Looking at his interest, his parents brought him drums at the age of eight. He started practicing on drums daily and mastered singing and playing on some musical instruments. After getting some command over music, he started posting his music performances on social media channels.
Hannah Stocking is a hot and sexy model who also happens to be an Instagram superstar with a large number of fans. Her stunning looks, great figure, and determination to strive for perfection have earned her the fame she enjoys today. As a model, she has been featured in several fashion magazines and websites, making her a familiar face among fashion lovers. Taking forward her modeling success, she became active on the internet platforms, first making an account on the now-defunct short video sharing app Vine. Along with creating her own videos, she also made videos with some popular Viners like Melvin Gregg, Alx James and King Bach. Eventually the hazel-eyed beauty turned to Instagram and other social media platforms as well. Today Hannah is not just a well-known model, but also a hugely popular social media star across multiple platforms!
Emilio Martinez is an Instagram star who has achieved fame and a remarkable follower base on Instagram within quite a short span of time, simply by posting his selfie-filled feeds. He is also popular as the half of Martinez Twins, along with his twin brother Ivan Martinez, who is also an Instagram star. Ivan made his first post on Instagram in 2015 and that was the beginning of his online popularity. Later on, Emilio along with his brother Ivan, has launched their YouTube channel by the name of Martinez Twins which has turned out to be a successful endeavor and many of his YouTube videos have gone viral. The duo is also popular on Musical.ly as blondtwins and is considered as the rising Musers. The number of followers on his Twitter account is also substantial. Emilio Martinez has a Spanish ancestry. This teenage internet star has truly taken the online social media by storm with his good looks and blue eyes which are much raved by his fans.
Taylor Alesia is a social media icon most known for her Instagram account where she has over 1.9 million followers. She also has a decent fan base on micro blogging site Twitter and live video streaming service YouNow, with 46.1K and 42.5K fans respectively. She is also regular on Musical.ly, where she posts lip synced video songs. She has a YouTube channel where she posts her personal videos. Her YouTube channel has over 1.4 million subscribers. Alesia had assisted famous social media personality Taylor Caniff with merchandise on his RV project tour.
Ivan Martinez, Instagram star and the twin brother of Emilio Martinez, rose to fame in 2016 as a teenage internet personality with a huge follower base on multiple social media platforms. Ivan started his internet career as an Instagrammer but quickly took it to other platforms as well, which has subsequently added to his popularity. Currently, Ivan, runs a YouTube channel by the name Martinez Twins along with his brother, Emilio and has already become a noted YouTube personality. Ivan also enjoys a rising popularity on the lip-synching app, Musical.ly, where he frequently posts videos of himself along with his brother Emilio. Ivan has has achieved online fame very quickly, which has given a whole new dimension to his life and career. In January 2017, he, along with his brother, joined hands with Team10, a group known as "a squad of young like-minded individuals who teamed up together to take over Hollywood". So, we can expect that the online career is going to serve only as the preliminary platform for the twin brothers who are actually planning to take Hollywood by storm.
Cody Orlove is a TikTok or Musical.ly star, who gained fame after posting karaoke covers of popular songs on the app. He is also gaining popularity on YouTube since starting his YouTube channels in collaboration with his girlfriend and fellow Instagram and musical.ly sensation Zoe LaVerne. Although Cody started his Musical.ly career alone, his popularity catapulted to a different level since teaming up with Zoe. The couple, famous as ˜Zody' has posted several Musical.ly covers together. Some of the popular karaoke covers of Cody are songs like ˜This Side of Paradise' by Coyote Theory and ˜Say Something' by A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera. Many of his musical.ly videos are choreographed performances, especially featuring the now famous ˜Fortnite' dance. Both of his YouTube channels feature videos which are either pranks or vlogs on his relationship with his girlfriend, like ˜Hickey Prank On My Girlfriend! (Gone So Wrong) ft. Zoe Laverne and Cody Orlove!'. Cody has also performed live on the ˜Summer of Boys' tour.
Nick Crompton is a successful YouTuber and widely popular Instagram personality. He has not only found success in the social media circle, but also managed to take that success and create it into a business that helps enrich other aspiring social media personalities as well. Nick Crompton is this mega successful entrepreneur, who has a Midas touch when it comes to turning one's passion into money making venture. He has two YouTube channels - one for vlogging and the other for exhibiting his gaming talents. He is the Chief Operating Officer of the super successful social media influencer incubation and marketing conglomerate TeamDom, formerly known as Team 10. As the COO, he is responsible for managing the multiple fractions of the marketing endeavor including extending the market of American social media personalities to the huge market in China. He is also part of the hugely successful Social Chain that is responsible for offbeat internet marketing for top brands.
Lexi is the younger sister of the famous YouTuber, <a title='Brent Rivera' href='/famous/brent-rivera.htm'>Brent Rivera</a>. Both her elder brothers, Brice and Brent, are social media stars. Brice is elder than Brent, and an Instagram sensation, and so is Lexi with over 1.4 million followers. Lexi has featured in many of her brother's ˜YouTube' videos and has received millions of views for them. With passing time, Lexi has now become a beautiful young lady and has a fan following of her own. She also has a Twitter account where she posts about her brothers' videos. Lexi is a trained gymnast; Brent had earlier created a YouTube channel for her when she was a little girl and uploaded a handful of her gymnastic videos. The channel is titled ˜Lexiloulouu' but there has been no update since 2012. Unlike her brothers, she hasn't launched a channel of her own but seems to be harnessing plenty of fame as the younger sibling of the two. However, she is presently in high school and is focusing on her education while enjoying her gymnastic practices regularly. She sometimes tours with Brent and has been with him to Paris.
Social media sensation across multiple platforms who became best known for his Vine channel, where he amassed over 2.3 million followers. He has over 400,000 subscribers on YouTube and more than 3.1 million followers on Instagram.
Social media sensation who helped form the social media group Magcon Boys. He often collaborated on Vine with <a title='Jack Dail' href='/famous/jack-dail.htm'>Jack Dail</a>, <a title='Ethan Dolan' href='/famous/ethan-dolan.htm'>Ethan Dolan</a> and <a title='Grayson Dolan' href='/famous/grayson-dolan.htm'>Grayson Dolan</a>, amassing over 1.9 million followers on his personal Vine account. He has over 4.1 million followers on Instagram and more than 3.6 million followers on Twitter. In May 2016, he released his debut song "She Know What She Doin."
Azzyland is a Canadian internet celebrity with a huge fan base, thanks to her cosplay vlogs which she posts on her self-titled YouTube channel. This young internet star is also a cosplay model and gamer. Her channel has more than three million subscribers. After getting famous on the internet, she tried her hand at hosting. She has now emerged as one of the top presenters of the annually organized YouTube show, ˜Before They Were Famous.' As a gamer, she is closely associated with the famous video game series, ˜The Legend of Zelda.' Azzyland has also created a record on the internet by twerking for 24 hours!
Tayler Holder can be best described as a rising social media personality whose fame is as progressing as the knowledge of the universe. A Texan lad, he moved base to Los Angeles, California to be a part of the big league. Since an early age, Holder knew what he wanted from life “ he wanted to make it big in the entertainment world and knew that to do so he had to be in the right place. So, he packed his bags and made LA his new postal address. Tayler Holder collaborated with his friend, Joseph Birlem to come up with a YouTube channel, called Joey and Tayler. Later, in October 2013, he created his Twitter account. Following year, Tayler hit it off with his Instagram and YouNow account which today has more than 210K and 33.1K followers respectively. But the big break came with Musical.ly, a social media app that gave Tayler an edge above all the rest. Simply by sharing interesting videos, Tayler made is to the hearts of thousands of viewers and today has a fan following of more than 650, 000 people on Musical.ly alone. Though there is no doubt that it is his work that has brought him so much recognition, some credit can be given to his handsome looks and attractive personality as well.
Victoria Waldrip is an American social media star. She has accumulated more than a million followers on her Instagram account. She uses her Instagram account to post pictures and videos, through which she often flaunts high-end fashion brands and luxurious cars. She also owns a YouTube channel named ˜Woahh Vicky,' which has over 100,000 subscribers. Victoria is also controversy's favorite child. She once claimed that she belongs to the black community, which created a huge controversy. She was also arrested for physically assaulting a cop and for trespass. Victoria has had a beef with many of her fellow social media personalities and has also been criticized for the same.
Sommer Ray is an American bikini athlete, model, and social-media sensation. She has won several bodybuilding and fitness competitions and has amassed a massive online fan following. Sommer's parents, too, have been associated with bodybuilding. She is highly active on social media, where she regularly posts content related to fitness and bodybuilding. Sommer owns a 'YouTube' channel, through which she shares her fitness secrets. She is part of 'Clout Gang,' a group of popular "YouTubers." Her 'Instagram' page houses jaw-dropping selfies that have captivated millions of followers. However, Sommer's internet fame has brought her a few controversies, too.