Khabane Lame, his real name, has more than 43 million subscribers on the video sharing platform. The 21-year-old is a hit on social networks with his parody clips of DIY tutorials (“Do It Yourself”).
He’s the TikTok phenomenon of the moment and the world’s most followed Italian influencer on the Chinese app. At the beginning of April, @ khaby.lame was at 2 million subscribers and their numbers exploded. The rise of the native of Senegal is such that he has gained an average of more than a million subscribers per day, according to Socialtracker data.
Some of his videos have even surpassed 100 million views in just a few days. Like many young people, he was bored at home due to the confinement and decided to make videos on TikTok.
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