10 Best Male TikTokers in Kenya
TikTok is a video-sharing platform known for its short entertaining clips made by immense creative talents.
While TikTok is widely perceived as a female domain, male creatives have proved formidable in winning over the audience.
These are the five most followed Kenyan Male TikTok stars;
1. Moya David
- Moya David is the most followed Kenyan Tiktoker with more than 3 million followers.
- David overtook the de facto face of TikTok in Kenya Miss. Azziad Nasenya.
- The gentleman is heavily popular in his surprise dances.
- Following an elaborate script, different ladies appear on set seemingly having a quiet time seeping drinks.
- Moya then pops out of nowhere with his sleek dance moves, condemning his subject to gushing emotion and blushing.
- The background music is a romantic hit song (Mi Amor) done by musicians Jovial and Marioo.
- Moya has become so popular in his craft that husbands contract his services to surprise their wives.
- In these custom performances, David carries paraphernalia such as confetti, flowers, and a special message from the husband. He who pays the piper calls the tune, right?
2. Official Kinuthia
- Kinuthia is one of the most intriguing characters on TikTok.
- Kinuthia is an unapologetic crossdresser who always sets himself on a lady’s character in his videos.
- Tagging himself as the “African Queen” Kinuthia has elicited strong reactions to his sexuality.
- Spotting a tattoo on the thigh, Kinuthia is seen clad in bikinis, booty shorts, and other ladies’ wear while dancing to the delight of his followers.
- His antics have so far been successful, earning him over 650K followers on TikTok.
- MamaFathma is one of the most popular male TikTok stars in Kenya.
- MamaFathma has also borrowed from the crossdressing playbook, appearing onscreen with different female outfits.
- He favors deras which are free-flowing gowns popular with coastal ladies.
- Officially known as Idris Salim, the highly talented comedian mimics the coastal Swahili woman with the refined coastal Swahili.
- He has assembled a huge fan base on TikTok with his followers adding to over 600K.
4. Mr. Mbilimbili
- Mr. Mbilimbili is an interesting Kenyan comedian on TikTok.
- From a lecturer to a neighborhood bully boy, Mr. Mbilimbili uses multiple characters to entertain his audience.
- He is most prominent in his short dirty trousers, “crocs” and the badly positioned also dirty cap atop his head.
- For some, the small carrier bag hanging from his belt with Mugukaa (leaves chewed to elicit a stimulant effect) is his most striking appearance.
- Mr. Mbilimbili is a top male TikToker in Kenya with over 700K followers on Instagram.
- Erastus Ayieko Otieno alias Flaqo is one of the finest content creators in Kenya.
- He is famed for character dynamism. Kenyans know him in the following character;
- Mama Otis
- Baba Otis
- Akoth (Otis’s twin sister) and several other characters.
- His rib-cracking videos are often fast-paced confrontations between kids and parents which end up in hot slaps.
- He is also popular in his mimic videos featuring top celebrities in the country.
- Flaqo has a huge following, with more than 800K followers on TikTok.
6. Presenter Kai
- Presenter Kai is a TikTok comedian who is popular for his street interviews and fun sessions with pedestrians.
- Donning his trademark Kicheko t-shirt Kai set his fans for rib-cracking clips of seemingly lost subjects giving wildly wrong answers to his questions.
- Also in the clips, his subjects loudly sing the wrong lyrics to a song playing in the background.
- His short clips are immensely entertaining and have made him one of the best TikTokers in the country.
7. Alvan Love
- Alvan Love is a comedian, radio host, and singer who is popular on TikTok.
- Alvan is also a satirical artist who makes videos about the daily challenges of an ordinary Kenyan.
- Some of the topics on which his clips are popular include;
- Cold season
- The increased cost of living
- Strains as a result of Covid-19
- He also expertly switches between languages and accents to bring out his message in a more comical way.
- His highlighting of social and economic issues through comedy has earned him many followers, with over 270K on TikTok alone.
- Markmwas is among the most followed male comedians in Kenya.
- Mark takes the character of a high school student and teacher.
- In his trademark green pullover and white shirt, Mark recreates the life and experiences inside a typical Kenyan boarding high school.
- Unsurprisingly, his most passionate fans are high school students who affirm his content and ideas.
- His creativity is sublime and is no doubt challenging for more prominence on the Kenyan TikTok platform.
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- FlirtyCarlos, real name Carlos Obura is a Kenyan skillful dancer.
- He is popular for his dance challenges on TikTok, a similar craft to that of Kenyan TikTok queen Azziad Nasenya.
- With over 700K followers on TikTok and more on his YouTube Channel, Carlos is a top male TikToker in Kenya.
10. Terence Creative
- Terence Creative is an established comedian in Kenya.
- Terence is best known for his Ngamwaya Kemikal episodes that he created to portray the rampant Wash Wash (scamming business) in Kenya.
- His work came after widespread uproar following a shocking exposé on the underhand criminal enterprise in Nairobi.
- Terence is a prolific content creator who has attracted a huge following on TikTok, YouTube, and Instagram.