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#1 Logan Paul

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1m Likes, 39.4k Comments - Logan Paul (@loganpaul) on Instagram: "When a bitch loses his cool ? in case you missed it, here are some highlights from today's Press..."

He launched his YouTube channel while in his 7th grade and primarily created hilarious videos for classmates. His interest grew as his channel started garnering popularity and five years down the line, still in his teens, he delved into Vine. Within seven months he accumulated 2.7 million followers and at present he is counted among the most successful viners with over 9 million fans across Vine. He also has massive following in other social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Last October Logan’s pratfall-laden videos that he posted on Facebook garnered a whopping count of over 300 million views! Logan collaborates with fellow viners like Lance210, Christian DelGrosso, King Bach and Matthew Espinosa and has shot films with the likes of Dwayne Johnson, Alycia Debnam-Carey and Peyton List. This mega star of social media with a boy-next-door image who shot to fame with his goofy videos and giddy stunts has several brand deals to his credit at present. The list of digital-promo campaigns he is involved with includes big names like HBO, Pepsi, Nike, Hanes, Verizon and Dunkin' Donuts with the payouts reaching six-figure deals. One of the campaigning videos that he shot for Hanes saw an unbelievable and overwhelming online response with 750K Facebook views, a record breaking 3.8 million impressions on Twitter and almost an incredible count of 38 million Vine loops that stunned the Hanes executives.
After becoming one of the top social media personalities he expanded his horizon as an entertainer beyond social media and in this pursuit delved into acting. He signed with Creative Artists Agency. His television works included portraying Rainbow Man in one of the episodes of the TV series ‘Bad Weather Films’ in 2014 which led him to do a sequel titled ‘Rainbow Man’ in the same year. He also essayed the role of a malicious kidnapper in the American crime drama series ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’ and as Logan Twins in American comedy television series ‘Weird Loners’. In 2016 he bagged a starring role in ‘Foursome’, an Awesomeness TV web series.
He wishes to become the biggest entertainer of the world and make a name in Hollywood. In this pursuit he dropped out of Ohio University and relocated to Los Angeles in a leased apartment in a Vine Street luxury complex and hired a manager and a financial planner. He has also taken up acting classes at the studio of Anthony Meindl and with comedy troops ‘Upright Citizens Brigade’ and ‘The Groundlings’. The films he bagged includes comedy flick ‘Airplane Mode’ in which he is also a co-writer and the Michael J. Gallagher directed apocalyptic thriller ‘The Thinning’, both of which are slated for a 2016 release.

#2 Sofia Richie

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53.4k Likes, 571 Comments - Sofia Richie (@sofiarichie) on Instagram: "#FendiResort18 just in time for the holidays @fendi Directed by @cpxnyc @jeffreyschnabolk"

Sofia’s initial claim to fame may be that she is the youngest daughter of iconic musician Lionel Richie, but since her debut as a model in 2014, she has carved out a stable niche for herself among the hottest glitterati of Hollywood and Fashion world.
Before her modeling career, Sofia was a regular in her sister Nicole Richie’s TV show based on her own life, ‘Candidly Nicole’ that aired on VH1.
Her first spread appeared in the revered Elle Magazine’s ‘Who What Wear’ feature spread. The magazine has huge circulation worldwide and Sofia’s face became instantly recognizable after the feature. Very soon she bagged a number of lucrative gigs including features in magazines like Nation A-list Magazine where Sofia was featured on the cover-story and teamed up with Teen Vogue and Olay Skincare to promote the #FreshtoSchool online campaign.
The same year she became the face of Mary Grace Swim and was signed on by the Select Model Management. In 2015, her modeling career exploded as she bagged one big campaign after another. She did editorial spread for Elle, Vanity Fair Italia, Unleash'd, Love Culture and was featured in the cover of the Popular and ASOS Magazine. She also landed commercial campaigns for brands like Brandy Melville, and Young & Reckless.
While legendary pop icon Madonna declared Sofia as the face of her exclusive clothing line Material Girlin Fall, 2015, designer Stella McCartney reached out to Sofia to attend the Met Ball, 2015, as her personal guest.
During 2016 and early 2017, Sofia was seen to grace the covers of magazines like Galore, W and Flaunt, and her then partner, Justin Beiber, came out on social media and praised her.
She has also modeled for top brands like Tommy Hilfiger in the Denim Spring/Summer 2017 line, Moschino, Pretty Little Things, Adidas Originals and Foot Locker. She is currently considering a career in movies and is talking with big names in Hollywood.

#3 Alyson Stoner

This powerhouse might be 23 years old now, but she has been ruling people’s hearts even before she hit the age of ten. Alyson’s debut in the world of glam was when she was just nine years old, and was seen busting insane moves in a Missy Elliot’s music video called ‘Work It.’ After this video catapulted her to a never-turning-back kind of fame, Alyson’s career took off to even greater heights, finding her a stage as an actress and voice-over artist! Not only Missy Elliot, Miss Stoner was also once the backup dancer for Will Smith, and Outkast at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards. As for her music career, Stoner recently completed her 24-city national tour leading to the release of her EP ‘While You Were Sleeping.’ In the acting front, Alyson bagged a role in the hit TV show ‘Camp Rock’, and then went on to be part of the all-time hit movie ‘Cheaper by the Dozen.’ Alyson then became a part of the ‘Step Up’ franchise which helped her carve a niche for herself and win a lot of hearts for her incredible dancing and acting talents. Now not only has Alyson proved to be an ace dancer, she has also turned her audience into her biggest fans—thanks to her on-screen acting talents that are spot-on! Along with her successful TV and music career, Miss Stoner is currently part of the Disney Channel animated series called ‘Phineas and Ferb’, where she lends her voice for Jenny and Isabella. This isn’t the end of Alyson’s remarkable resume—she is also an independent social media celeb, with a YouTube channel called ‘TheRealAlysonStoner’ that has garnered over 110 million views!

#4 Lele Pons

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1.1m Likes, 25.9k Comments - Lele Pons (@lelepons) on Instagram: "When you're single af ?? (tag someone single )"

ge is just a number for Eleonara Pons, better known as Lele Pons, who have defied all rules and norms and transcended above the regular to stand out and make a space of her own in the virtual world. The most looped person on Vine, Lele Pons first tryst with app-ing began when he got hold of her first phone at the age of 15. It was one of her best friends who introduced her to Vine, while Viner Jereme Jarre convinced her to continue making videos on Vine. When Lele Pons began, she thought that the forum gave her the opportunity to explore her creative side. In no time, she became the app’s most prominent users. With each video, her versatility enhanced and so did her finesses. In a matter of days, Lele Pons was at the top of her game and no sooner became the first user to surpass 1 billion video loops in Vine. She is credited for being the creator of the phrase ‘Do It For The Vine’. As of June 13, 2016, Pons has hit 8.4 billion loops on Vine which makes her the most looped person on Vine, and 11.1 million followers. She is also the most followed female star on Vine. She has been nominated for numerous awards and has also been on the list of 10 most entertaining Latino stars on Vine.

#5 Anwar Hadid

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64.6k Likes, 341 Comments - Anwar Hadid (@anwarhadid) on Instagram

Anwar attended Malibu High School and West Mark School, and was also a part of the school soccer team. During his high school years, he signed his first modeling consignment with the multi-platform ‘Nylon Magazine’ in October 2015. Shortly afterwards, he featured on the ‘Teen Vogue’ edition of June-July in 2016 along with Cameron Dallas.
In 2016, he was signed by IMG models, the same brand with which both his sisters, Gigi and Bella are working.
Anwar has also starred in his mother’s reality show series ‘The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’. Later in April 2016, he made it to the ‘Paper Magazine’ in the ‘YOUths’ fashion editorial.
In 2017, he was announced as the face of ‘Hugo Boss Menswear’ and walked the ramp at the Zadig & Voltaire ‘New York Fashion Week’ in February 2017.
He and his sister Gigi posed together in March 2017 for the British Vogue Magazine. He also campaigned for Tommy Hilfiger’s spring collection for 2017 alongside Gigi Hadid.

#6 Lilly Singh

She delved into creating her YouTube channel ‘IISuperwomanII’ in October 2010 and there was no looking back after this for the mesmerizing diva. The channel that she created as a mere hobby turned into one of the most popular ones in just six years garnering more than a billion views and making her earn in millions as a professional vlogger. The videos she posts, that predominantly encompass comedic skits related to subjects such as how girls get ready and the way young adults communicate with parents, often portray Punjabi culture. Paramjeet and Manjeet, her fictional parents featuring on her popular series, are performed by her only. She is also well-known for her motivational videos. Singh also documents her meetings with celebrities like The Rock, Shay Mitchell, Ariana Grande, Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit and Kareena Kapoor among others. In July 2016, she started a talk-show series where she converses with renowned and inspirational people. Singh has been featured on ‘Globe and Mail’, ‘Zee TV’, ‘HelloGiggles’, ‘OMNI’, ‘The Comedy Network’ and ‘Metro’.

#7 Rolf Jacob Sartorius

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179.8k Likes, 14.6k Comments - Jacob Sartorius (@jacobsartorius) on Instagram: "#HookedOnAFeeling Friday ⭐️ who's excited????? ???"

Despite his initial successful musicals, Jacob Sartorius did not become famous till he started to post his videos on social media channels. In the year 2014, when was just 11 years old, Jacob Sartorius posted his first Vine video. Due to his bad experiences with bullying, his first YouTube video was centered on anti-bullying theme. It became viral and made him a notable face on the social media. Later in the same year, Jacob Sartorius started posting his videos on Most of the videos posted on were just lip syncing videos of other music artists. He soon became one of the biggest stars with a total of 11 million followers. His increased stardom has just increased his bullying at school. During the initial months of 2016, he admitted that he had to change his school three different times as he was unable to face verbal attacks, beatings, and teasing by his classmates. His fame continued to grow unabated with a total of 1 million followers on Twitter and 1.8 million subscribers on his YouTube channel. After getting famous on Vine and other social media channels, he decided to take the musical world by storm. He released his first music single ‘Sweatshirt’ in the year 2016 which became an instant hit soon after it was posted on YouTube. His third single ‘All My Friends’ was released on the eve of his 14th birthday. After the success of the third single YouTube video, he announced that he was planning to release more single videos in the future.

#8 Liza Koshy

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2m Likes, 5,438 Comments - Liza Koshy (@lizakoshy) on Instagram: "this is not my way of covering my 5 o'clock shadow"

The 20-something Vine Star who took to this video sharing app while in high school made a name for herself in no time, more popularly known by her online name Lizzza, and is presently considered a Vine phenomenon and an Internet sensation. The over 5 million followers of her Vine account are just crazy about her and eagerly wait for her new posts. They remain excited to know more about her, whether about her age, her actual name, her snapchat id and many other facts. She primarily uploads videos with relatable contents that in a way aid her to easily connect with her umpteen fans and viewers. She initially got started with Vine by uploading fun videos that she shot in car and at few other places. As viewers started liking the humorous stuffs of her Vines she got inspired to create more such videos. Her tutorial videos are just sheer fun that are completely entertaining and amusing, thus creating a feel good factor among the viewers. This simple college girl who has become one of the rising six-second video sensations of late hopes to remain involved in the social media world for long.

#9 Frankie Grande

Frankie Grande and his iconic glitter-glossed costumes have had the world going gaga over his eccentric sense of humor and overt zest for life ever since he took over the media space. Even though he was popular for being the brother of the singer and actress Ariana Grande, he wanted to make it big in his own terms, to be on his own two feet. Being a triple major in Theatre and Dance along with Biology, Frankie stepped into his performing career by first participating in regional theatre and later joining the Broadway cast. From ‘Boots the Monkey’ to ‘Mamma Mia!’ he did what he loved best—acting and performing—for almost three years and even went on to win ‘Mr Broadway’ for a charity benefit. After shining as an actor, he then switched gears to producing shows. He has produced many on and off Broadway shows like ‘Hamlet’, ‘La Bête’, and ‘Born Yesterday’ which earned him much recognition in the show biz world. Things then took a detour when Mr. Grande went on to appear on the reality show ‘Big Brother’ in the year 2014. Known for his outrageous-yet-downright-impressive moments, Frankie soon started gaining popularity on many portals and was invited to feature as a judge/host on TV programs. In the midst of all this hype around him, Frankie was also a proud owner of a growing self-titled YouTube channel. With ‘TV Guide’ calling him ‘Our favorite YouTube star’ and with finding a spot on the ‘Billboards’ 32 Top Social Media Stars, Frankie’s rather vibrant and blooming career looks aimed to shoot for the moon! With over 418K subs on YouTube and over a million on Instagram, he can be hailed as the prince of TV and social media! Apart from performing, acting, and reigning over social media, Grande has also added another feather to his hat as a host on shows like ‘American Music Awards’, and ‘Style Code Live.’ He even launched a unisex perfume brand along with his sister, called ‘Frankie by Ariana Grande’. There is still so much that Frankie Grande is known and loved for, and it might take ages to cover all his achievements on a page! But one thing is for certain, this man aims to inspire and will stop at nothing!

#10 Malu Trevejo

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176.3k Likes, 2,344 Comments - Superfuckingstar?‍♀️ (@malutrevejo) on Instagram: "?? #nomakeup"

Malu Trevejo initially gained popularity on the Instagram site. She started by posting photos and videos of her posing in different outfits following the current trend or fashion. After the introduction of, she started posting videos of her lip syncing to her favorite songs, which made her hugely popular with fans. After joining twitter on April 2016, she has already managed to gain over 13k followers within a few months. She also created a YouTube account to post her dancing videos there. Later she created another YouTube channel to post makeup tutorials and advices for her fans.


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