Charlie D’Amelio is an American social media figure. In addition to this, she is also a very popular dancer. She was born and raised in Connecticut. Before the famous social media star, she was a competitive dancer for 10 years. Moreover, she gained her popularity by posting content on the video-sharing platform Tik Tok. She started posting these videos in late 2019. In the name of a video, she used to upload her dance videos to the trending songs of that time. Being a talented artist herself in no time she gained a lot of fan following and popularity. Moreover, in a very limited period, she surpassed Loren Gray the most followed celebrity on Tik Tok.
Charlie D’Amelio was born on 1st May 2004. She was born in Norwalk, Connecticut. She was born to Marc D’Amelio and Heidi D’Amelio. Marc D’Amelio, her father was the former Republican Connecticut Senate and business owner. Whereas, Heidi D’amelio, her mother was a photographer and a former model. In addition to this, she also has an elder sister named Dixie. She studied in King School but eventually after gaining popularity started attending her school virtually. Charlie began dancing at the mere age of 3 and was trained as a competitive dancer for 10 years.
Charlie D’Amelio’s Career
As mentioned before Charlie D’Amelio had starting uploading videos on TikTok in late 2019. The first video of her which gained attraction was a video with one user “Move with Joy”. However, after that, she started posting videos on dance. Furthermore, she was also termed the title of “CEO of Renegade” by her Tik Tok fans. This happened because of her extraordinary performance on the song “Renegade”. She was so brilliant in the video that it said she was falsely accused of being a dance creator.’ Apart from being famous, she has also been featured in the movie Star Dog and Turbo Cat. This is her debut movie and she had a voice role in the movie.
In addition to this, she has featured in two music videos namely “Baby I’m Jealous” and ‘Pa’ Ti+ Lonely. She has a podcast and also has written a book called Essentially Charli: The Ultimate Guide to Keeping It Real. Furthermore, she also appeared on both Forbes 30 Under 30 and on Fortune’s 40 Under 40. With this, she became the youngest person to appear on Fortune’s List. According to Forbes, she is said to be the second highest-earning TikTok star. She is said to earn $ 4 million just behind Addison Rae in the year 2020. She has also earned a lot of prestigious titles.
- First Person to reach 50 million followers on Tik Tok in Guinness World Records.
- First Person to reach 100 million followers on Tik Tok in Guinness World Records.
- Most followers on Tik Tok in Guinness World Records.
- Breakout Creator in Streamy Awards.
The Controversy of Dinner with The D’Amelios
Charlie and her sister received a lot of negative trolling after the D’Amelios family dinner was aired. The family in the video was accompanied by American internet personality James Charles. The dinner that day was made by the personal chef of the family Aaron May. However, what caught the wrath of the fans was Charlie and Dixie’s rude behavior towards the chef. Charlie was seen making faces and he as Aron May described the meals.
Moreover, she was asking for “dino nuggets” in the entire video. Her sister was further seeing throwing up of the snail. Fans thought Charlie was ungrateful when she wished for 100 million followers on the 1st anniversary of her one million. Moreover, at this time she had 95 million followers. This hurt fans a lot. The next day as expected Charlie had a loss of 1 million followers. However, the next day she had Instagram live and said it was all a misunderstanding. Furthermore, May, the chef also defended the sisters saying that they are the greatest and he loves them.
Charlie D’Amelios Recent statement on her losing interest in TikTok
Recently on her podcast, Charlie admitted to her feelings for posting on Tik Tok nowadays. She says it is difficult to continue posting where are a lot of people are just there to spread hate. According to her, this is the sole reason for her losing the passion for working. Furthermore, she also mentions how everyone jumps in to criticize at the slightest of mistakes or a mix of words. She further says that this is the reason why she does not speak besides the podcast. She also says that it is scary for her if she speaks anywhere besides the podcasts as people misinterpret her. People think she lacks personality and is uninteresting or boring. However, we hope Charlie is taking the hate spontaneously as she still posts online regularly.
In conclusion, we can say that several content creators across social media receive negative hate regularly. This is very harmful as it can affect the lives of a lot of people. Moreover, it provokes them in taking severe steps like suicide. People should know the difference between hating criticism and spread peace and harmony everywhere. We hope not many lose interest in what they love to do previously like Charlie due to nuisance people.