TIKTOK created a new celebrity who gained millions of followers without saying a single word.
Khaby Lame is the most visited TikToker as of June 2022.
Who is Khaby Lame?
The Senegalese TikToker, username @Khaby.lame, lives in Italy and joined the social media platform in March 2020 when the country went into lockdown.
After losing his job, he started making videos to pass the time.
Fans are familiar with his signature look and shrug at his videos where he pokes fun at complicated life hacks.
His biography reads: “If you want to laugh, you’re in the right place.”
In June 2022, the 22-year-old became the most followed person on TikTok, overtaking former No. 1 Charli D’Amelio with more than 143 million followers.
In October 2020, he announced his engagement to Zaira Nucci.
Although he is silent in all his videos, he is fluent in English and Italian.
What is Khaby Lame Net Worth?
Techie Gamers estimates his net worth as of 2022 to be around $5 million.
Besides his success on TikTok, he also has over 78 million followers on Instagram.
You can follow him @khaby00.
How much money does Khaby Lame make?
Lame’s rapid rise to fame gave him several opportunities to make money.
He’s worked with brands to promote their products and charges around $50,000 per video.
In January 2022, he signed a multi-year partnership with BOSS, Hugo Boss’ fashion company, as part of the #BeYourOwnBoss campaign.
Other members of the campaign include Kendall Jenner, Hailey Bieber and Future.
He also works with TikTok’s Creator Fund to collaborate with brands.
Due to the high demand to star in videos, Lame hired a social media manager to help him book new projects.
What did Khaby Lame do before TikTok?
Khaby worked in a factory that operated machines near the city of Turin in Italy.
He was born in Senegal but his family moved to Italy when he was one year old.
Despite this, he has neither an Italian passport nor Italian citizenship, but says he doesn’t need a piece of paper to define himself as Italian.
Lame currently resides in Milan.
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