Addison Rae is an American Tik Tok star. She is also an actress, dancer and a social media personality. As of now, she has amassed over 77 million followers on Tik Tok, a video-sharing social platform. Rae is the second most followed individual on the platform.
Addison Rae whose full name is Addison Rae Easterling was born on 6 October 2000 in Lafayette, Louisiana, US. Rae has been dancing competitively since the age of 6 and attended competitions across the country. She also practised gymnastics.
Her mother is Sheri Nicole Easterling, who is also a Tik Tok personality. Rae’s father’s name is Monty Lopez. He runs a page known as thelopezboys. Rae also has two younger brothers named Enzo Lopez and Lucas Lopez.
On Tik Tok, their family is famously known as The Lopez Family.
Sheri Nicole Easterling has 13 million followers on Tik Tok. She shares content featuring dancing and lip-syncing videos. Her first Tik Tok appearance was on her daughter Addison Rae’s account. She created her account on Tik Tok in August 2019. She signed with the talent agency Endeavor Group Holdings in January 2020.
Addison Rae has been dating Bryce Hall since October 2020. Hall is also a Tik Tok personality. He also runs a YouTube channel by the name Bryce Hall which he started in June 2015. He started gaining attention on Tik Tok (then Musical.ly) in late 2014. Since then there’s been no looking back.
Hall started a podcast called ‘Capital University’ with Anthony Pompliano in September 2020. In the same year, he created his merchandise named Party Animal University.
Addison Rae did her schooling from Calvary Baptist Academy in Shreveport, Louisiana. She was also a part of her high school cheer team.
She attended the Louisiana State University (LSU) where she studied sports broadcasting. She had intended to become a sports activities broadcaster initially. But she left LSU in November 2019 to pursue Tik Tok professionally.
Addison Rae joined Tik Tok in June 2019. She started by uploading dance videos to trending music on the platform. By the end of October Rae gained over 1 million followers on Tik Tok and left her university in November. She then shifted to Los Angeles. She is part of the Tik Tok collaborative group, The Hype House since it was formed in December 2019. Some of the other members of the group are popular Tik Toker stars such as Chase Hudson, Avani Gregg, Nikita Dragun, Nick Austin, Alex Warren among others.
She gained rapid success on Tik Tok which led her to sign with talent agency Endeavor Group Holdings (formerly known as William Moris Endeavor Entertainment (WME)) in January 2020. The company helps her build her brand with projects such as modelling, dance, endorsements, etc.
In July 2020, Rae partnered with American Eagle and worked with them on their back-to-school campaign. She also released a weekly podcast which she co-hosts with her mother, Sheri Nicole exclusive to Spotify called “Mama Knows Best”.
Rae co-founded her own cosmetics line, ITEM Beauty with beauty startup Madeby Collective. It launched on 11 August 2020.
Addison Rae provided the voice in the 2020 animated film Spy Cat, for the lead character Mamie. As per an announcement made in September 2020, she will be starring the upcoming remake of 1999 teen comedy She’s All That. The remake will be called He’s All That In which Rae’s role will be inspired by Freddie Prinze Jr.’s character Zachary Siler from the original.
Addison Rae runs a YouTube channel by the name Addison Rae which has over 4.63 million subscribers. Her most popular video on the channel has over 16 million views. Rae uploads videos related to her hair and makeup routine, behind-the-scene videos and other fashion related videos on her channel.
The estimated net worth of Addison Rae is $2 million. Forbes named her as the highest-earning Tik Tok personality in August 2020. Rae’s earnings come from her makeup line, endorsements, YouTube and her film projects. She has endorsed brands like FashionNova, Uptown and McCary’s Jewellers to name a few.
She has over 35.4 million followers on Instagram. She earns around $15,500 per sponsored posts. Alongside that, she also has own merchandise on Instagram named Shop Addison Rae where she sells products like hoodies, sweatshirts, joggers, etc.