You may know Bella Poarch as the woman behind the most-liked video on TikTok. She's also an up-and-coming pop star, having released her debut single, 'Build A B***h' in April 2021. So what else do we know about her?
Who is Bella Poarch and why is she famous?
Bella Poarch is a Filipino-American singer and social media personality and one of the most-followed people on TikTok.
She's the creator of TikTok's most-liked video, having joined the platform in January 2020. The video was posted in August 2020 and has a colossal 50.7 million likes and counting, setting a world record for the most likes a TikTok video has ever received.
During the video, Bella lip-syncs to 'M to the B' by Millie B. The irony is, she's a talented singer, and yet in this video of her just messing about, we don't even hear her voice.
Her TikTok username is @bellapoarch.
Bella Poarch key facts
- Real Name: Bella Poarch
- Age: 24
- DoB: 8th February 1997
- Nationality: American
- Net Worth: $200,000-$300,000
- TikTok Followers: 79.3 million
- Instagram Followers: 13.2 million
- Twitter Followers: 678,400
- YouTube Subscribers: 5.05 million
- Twitch Followers: 133,000
All numbers correct as of August 2021.
Bella Poarch Net Worth: How much does Bella Poarch earn?
The 24-year-old is estimated to be worth between $200,000 and $300,000 (£145,000 and £290,000) in 2021, but we're sure that number will increase with her music career getting off the ground and her increasing popularity on social media.
How old is Bella Poarch?
Born on 8th February 1997 in the Philippines, Bella is 24-years-old in 2021.
Bella never really knew her biological parents and she spent the first few years of her life being raised by her grandmother in a slum in the Philippines. She was then adopted by an American man who was stationed there in the military and grew up on the family's farm with three other children.
Bella had far from an idyllic childhood and spoke on the H3 podcast about how she was physically and emotionally abused by her adoptive parents. She and her adoptive brother were made to do hard, manual labour on the farm from the age of seven and they would be punished if their work wasn't good enough.
Who is Bella Poarch dating?
As far as we know, Bella Poarch is currently single.
3 Interesting Facts About Bella Poarch
Bella had a unique upbringing. She started life in a slum in the PHilippines before being adopted by a military man and his wife. She moved to the US with her family at age 13. Here are a few more interesting facts about her.
1) She served in the military
Bella followed her adoptive father's footsteps and enlisted in the military when she moved to the US.
She served in the US Navy between 2015-2019, during which time she was stationed out in Japan and Hawaii.
2) She's a gamer
Bella is a keen gamer and streams on Twitch regularly with Sub Urban, who just collaborated with Bella for her new song 'Inferno' and also has writing credits for 'Build A B***h.'
3) Bella's cousin is a YouTube star
It seems Bella Poarch has internet stardom in her blood, as it was revealed that YouTube star Bretman Rock is her cousin.
They collaborated on a YouTube video together making tie-dye clothing and during the video, Bretman revealed he first met Bella "when we were kids. We're actually cousins, you guys," he said. "We met all the way back in Pangasinan."