If you are a regular fan of Musical.ly (now known as TikTok) and Instagram, then you might have heard about a number of child artists who have made it big on social media. In fact, social media is making it possible for young artists to showcase their skills to a wider audience. Some of these young artists have now earned celebrity status. One such young artist is Txunamy. She is one of the most closely followed young stars on TikTok and Instagram. Txunamy is of Filipino origin. She started showing interest in music at a very young age. Looking at her interest, her parents gave all their support towards her music endeavors. As soon as she was ready, she started posting some of her music videos on popular social media channels like TikTok and Instagram. Her Instagram account was opened in 2014 by her mother. With growing fame, she has become very famous on other social media platforms, including YouTube.
The Meteoric Rise to Stardom
xunamy started her journey on social media by posting videos on musical.ly. Subsequently, her account started gathering millions of hearts (likes). Txunamy's popularity increased when her musical.ly account accumulated a million fans. As of now, her TikTok page has managed to collect more than 3.5 million fans and 425 million hearts. Gradually, Txunamy's popularity increased in other social media platforms, such as Instagram, YouTube, and Twitter.
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What Makes Txunamy So Special
When compared with other young social media artists, Txunamy is one of the youngest. She is full of energy and her videos are quite exciting. Despite being so young she packs the punch of adult artists like Jennifer Lopez. She is also known for her unconventional attire used in her music videos. Txunamy’s website describes her as a Fashionista. This description is quite apt given that she is always seen in the attire that meets the latest fashion trends. The fame of Txunamy has also made her a national brand. Txunamy has established a website where merchandise like T-Shirts, Sweat Shirts, Mobile Phone Covers, and other items are sold. The store is updated every week with a new range of products.
Some observers criticize the parents of young celebrities like Txunamy. According to these critics, the overexposure of young children put excess stress on them to achieve a lot at a very young age. Some analysts have even alleged that the exploitation of child artists like Txunamy is same as child labor in third world countries.
Behind The Curtains
Txunamy's family members too are seen involved in her videos. Some of her videos feature her younger brother Diezel singing and dancing along with her. Txunamy has been a big fan of Selena Gomez, since her early days. In her videos, she can be seen copying the style of Gomez.