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He is one of the biggest social media stars in the world, and he became one without even saying a single word. Khaby Lame is an Instagrammer, social media entertainer, and TikTok star.
With his facial expressions and gestures, he became a widely recognized social media personality in the world. Khaby is known for his comedy skits, pointing out how people do simple tasks in a rather complicated way.
Before we dig deeper into his life, let us know a bit about this talented young man.
|Name||Khabane Khaby Lame|
9th March 2000
Senegal, West Africa
|Net worth||$15 million|
|Profession||YouTuber, TikToker, Social Media Personality, and Instagram Influencer|
|Social Media Following||149.1 billion|
Khaby was born in Senegal, West Africa, but when Khaby Lame age was only one, his family moved to Chivasso, Italy in a public housing complex. He studied in an Italian school till he was 14 years old, then his parents sent him to Dakar to study in a Quranic school.
Khaby has three other siblings though not much is known about them. He worked at a factory near Turin as a CNC machine operator before he got laid off in 2020, during the pandemic.
Family & Relationship
Being such a massive internet personality, not so much is known about Khaby Lame’s parents or about his siblings. Although a lot is known about Khaby Lame girlfriend, Zaira Nucci. The couple got engaged in 2020, and Khaby announced the news of their engagement on Instagram.
Khaby lame wife to be, Zaira Nucci, is a local Sciacca girl; they had been dating for months before they got engaged in October of 2020, in the middle of the pandemic.
The most attractive features about Khaby, other than his hilarious expressions and gestures, are his physical features.
|Height||188 cm1.88 m6’22” inches|
|Weight||65 kg143 lbs|
|Eye Color||Blistering Black|
Khaby initially started his online presence by making gaming videos, but he then gradually turned towards making hilarious TikTok reaction videos. He quickly gained a massive following on that platform, and within a few months, he gained the second highest following here on the platform.
He was only one spot below the queen of TikTok, Charli D’ Amelio. But in 2022, he overthrew her crown and became the most followed TikToker.
The best feature of Khaby Lame’s TikTok videos is that he hardly talks or does anything out of the ordinary; his world famous gesture and expression are funny enough.
After gaining a considerable amount of fame in the world of social media, Khaby was invited to the Venice Film Festival for the screening of Lost Illusion, an Italian film, in 2021. Khaby Lame net worth grew when he became the face of luxury brand Hugo Boss for their campaign #BeYourOwnBoss.
Khaby Lame Net Worth
As of recently, Khaby Lame net worth is $15 million. A majority of his earnings come from TikTok and other social media accounts, whereas the rest come from his other ventures like brand deals.
|2017 Net Worth||$2.5 million|
|2018 Net Worth||$4.5 million|
|2019 Net Worth||$6 million|
|2020 Net Worth||$9.5 million|
|2021 Net Worth||$12 million|
|2022 Net Worth||$15 million|
Not only through his social media personality, but Khaby has a very charming personality in real life as well. Here are a few facts about his dashing and charming young man.
- Khaby loves to play basketball and football.
- He was star-struck when he first met football legend, Lionel Messi.
- Khaby Lame is a huge fan of basketball superstar LeBron James.
- Khaby Lame’s agent is Riggio Alessandro, who is in charge of more than 179 other accounts of creators and artists.
- Recently on June 22nd, 2022, Khaby gained about 142.8 million followers on TikTok, making him the top TikToker in the World, even overthrowing the Queen of TikTok, Charli D’Amelio.
Simplicity is the key! And that is exactly what Khaby Lame took and ran with. His simple approach to making content has made him an internet sensation.
This simplicity grew Khaby Lame net worth to $15 million. More is yet to come from Khaby, and we can’t wait to know what that is.