Megan Thee Stallion is leading as the most-used artist on Tiktok. TikTok has released its 2021 music report recently, revealing her as the top artist throughout the year.
Megan’s songs Cognac Queen, Thot Shit and Cry Baby landed on top as the most popular artist on the social media app.
The company’s Global Head of Music, Ole Obermann said in a statement: “TikTok opens the door to new artists, new sounds, underground and DIY scenes as well as the classic hits, connecting them with a global audience and passionate music community like never before.”
He further added, “2021 has been a huge year for music and TikTok and we’ve been humbled how the industry and so many artists have partnered with us to make this magic happen across so many different countries. From the Beatles to Sea Shanties, J Balvin to Abba, and of course who can forget Taylor Swift’s entry – the last 12 months have provided so many musical moments, inspired our community of one billion, and shown the world that music starts and lives on TikTok.”
The top ten artists in order are Megan Thee Stallion, Doja Cat, PoppHunna, Olivia Rodrigo, Cardi B, YungManny, Soulja Boy, Drake, Kevin Gates, and Coi Leray.
Tiktok has helped launch the careers of several artists into the mainstream including Olivia Rodrigo and PinkPantheress.