Charli D’Amelio has an enormous purpose to bounce once more, regardless of final week’s backlash.
On Sunday, Nov. 22, the 16-year-old TikTok sensation, who began posting on her account in Might 2019, turned the primary individual to attain 100 million followers on the platform and expressed her shock at reaching the milestone. The information comes days after she misplaced tons of of 1000’s of followers resulting from a YouTube video of her and her household that drew accusations of impolite and ungrateful habits.
“I hit 100 million on TikTok,” Charli mentioned in an Instagram Live video watched in actual time by greater than 300,000 individuals. “I do not even know react, largely as a result of this does not really feel actual. How do individuals even react to this? I simply genuinely do not know what to do. I am in my lavatory on my own watching edits on Twitter as a result of they’re making me cry and I simply genuinely have no idea what to do. I am so confused. Simply, life would not really feel actual.”
“It is simply so bizarre to suppose like just a little over a 12 months in the past I used to be in Connecticut doing common faculty, doing nothing and now I am residing in L.A.,” she mentioned, including. “I’ve the very best mates ever.”
Charlie added, “If COVID wasn’t a factor, I would have like a 100 million-person meet and greet proper now. However that is not doable.”
She additionally posted a selfie video on TikTok, saying, “Thanks guys so, so, a lot. I can not imagine there’s 100 million supporters following me proper now. That’s insane. Oh my goodness. I nonetheless cannot grasp that that is actual. I nonetheless really feel prefer it’s a dream. I am sort of ready to get up. Very insane. Oh my goodness. Thanks.”