All hail Queen Selena, crowned TikToks Most Popular Music Artist for 2023

Selena Gomez is riding high on the TikTok wave, not just as a musical powerhouse but as the queen who keeps it real

Selena Gomez is taking TikTok by storm, taking out the coveted top spot in the U.S. and a cool second place globally with nearly 60 million followers hanging onto her every TikTok move. 

The pop sensation has effortlessly woven herself into the vibrant tapestry of TikTok culture, earning her the title of the platform’s Most Popular Music Artist in the United States.

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Teaming up with other musical heavyweights like Ice Spice, Natalie Jane, Lizzo, and Ariana Grande, Gomez forms part of a compelling ensemble that keeps TikTok’s musical scene buzzing with energy.

Gomez’s TikTok success is not surprising given her popularity on other social media platforms. She was once the most followed person on Instagram, and her transition to TikTok has been seamless. Her TikTok videos are a mix of fun and relatable content, and her fans love her for it.

Take, for instance, her February video offering a sneak peek into the not-so-glamorous world of a 6 a.m. flight preparation. 

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Surprisingly, this down-to-earth moment racked up over 24 million likes, securing the fourth spot on the prestigious U.S. trending videos chart. It’s a testament to her authenticity and the real bond she shares with her fans.

Gomez’s TikTok account has been a hit with her fans, and she has amassed millions of followers on the platform.

From from lip-syncing to sharing snippets of her workouts, Gomez has been praised for her body-positive posts, which promote self-love and acceptance.

In one such post, she displayed her “real stomach” while wearing a blue swimsuit from her La’Mariette collection 1.

Selena Gomez is riding high on the TikTok wave, not just as a musical powerhouse but as the queen who keeps it real.

Let’s break it down – here are the top 10 most beloved Music Artists on TikTok, both in the U.S. and across the globe:

Most Popular Artists, United States:

  1. Selena Gomez (@selenagomez)
  2. Natalie Jane (@nataliejanesings)
  3. Ice Spice (@icespicee)
  4. Meghan Trainor (@meghantrainor)
  5. Ariana Grande (@arianagrande)
  6. Miley Cyrus (@mileycyrus)
  7. Cardi B (@iamcardib)
  8. NLE Choppa (@nlechoppamusic)
  9. Lil Mabu (@lilmabu)
  10. Lizzo (@lizzo)

Most Popular Artists, Global:

  1. Kim Loaiza (@kimberly.loaiza)
  2. Selena Gomez (@selenagomez)
  3. BLACKPINK (@bp_tiktok)
  4. BTS (@bts_official_bighit)
  5. Feid (@ferxxo444)
  6. ENHYPEN (@enhypen)
  7. KAROL G (@karolg)
  8. LE SSERAFIM (@le_sserafim)
  9. NewJeans (@newjeans_official)
  10. Shakira (@shakira)

As the curtain falls on 2023, it’s clear that Selena Gomez isn’t just a pop star; she’s the reigning queen of the TikTok stage, captivating audiences one viral sound at a time. Long live the queen!