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Discover The 5 Best Asian Influencers in 2020

By August 3, 2020July 4th, 2024No Comments

Whether it is travel or fashion tips, the continent of Asia is well-known for its rich cultural heritage. What better way to discover such a heritage and learn about life in Asia than through the various Asian influencers?

Discover some of the most followed Asian influencers and enjoy culturally diverse posts on your social feed!

Asian influencers #1. Bebe Thanchanok – 2.5M followers

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On the top of this list is Bebe, a Thai ACE-certified personal trainer who specialises in aerial fitness, Pilates, and boxing. She typically shares with her 2.5 million Instagram followers fitness-related posts and can be considered a mega influencer.

Besides Instagram, she also posts on TikTok and YouTube, where she has 727.9K and 1.39M followers, respectively. Apart from being a fitness influencer, Bebe is also known to her fans as an established model, singer, and television actor.

Asian influencers #2. Lee Yik Keat – 1.1M followers

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Next on the list is Lee Yik Keat, a Singaporean street photographer and content creator. He is known for having worked with big brands, such as Onitsuka Tiger, Burberry, and Louis Vuitton, as well as his distinct visual style in urban-architectural photography. On his Instagram page, he shares with his 1.1M followers various cinematic urban images and can be considered a mega influencer.

Apart from Instagram, he is also active on TikTok, where he shares photography hacks and tips with his 2.1M followers.

Asian influencers #3. Hanis Zalikha – 6.1M followers

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Hanis Zalikha is a Malaysian actress, television presenter, model, and blogger. She typically shares with her 6.1M followers snippets about her life with her family, which consists of her husband and their two children.

She also runs four other businesses, selling an eclectic mix of food- and lifestyle-related products. Apart from Instagram, she is also active on TikTok, where she shares similar-style posts with her 184K followers.

Asian influencers #4. Jamie Chua – 1.3M followers

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Jamie Chua is one of Singapore’s top online personality, socialite, and entrepreneur. As of writing, she has amassed 1.3M followers on Instagram, sharing various brand collaborations and life as a socialite. Apart from Instagram, she is also actively posting similar themed posts on TikTok and YouTube, where she has amassed 266.1K followers and 559K subscribers, respectively.

Asian influencers #5. Raffi Ahmad and Nagita Slavina – 70.8M followers

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Probably the influencers with the highest follower count in this list, Raffi Ahmad and Nagita Slavina are known as Indonesia’s power couple. Raffi is a popular producer, media personality, entrepreneur, singer, presenter, and actor, while Nagita is a well-accomplished businesswoman, singer, presenter, and actress. On Instagram, they share with their 70.7 million followers snippets into their personal life.

Apart from Instagram, the couple runs their YouTube page, where they post music videos to their 969K subscribers. They also have a TikTok page where they share with their 13.4 million followers similar themed posts as their Instagram profile.


In a nutshell, these are 5 of the top Asian influencers on Instagram and TikTok that you should keep a lookout for. With various industry niches and styles of content creation, there is bound to be an influencer out of these five that you would enjoy.

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