Who is Alahna Ly?
Alahna Ly was born on 11 March 2000, in Royal Oak, Michigan, USA, and is a singer as well as a social media personality, best known for earning fame through her Instagram account, on which she has gained hundreds of thousands of followers. She is also known for her singing skills, having established herself on the app Musical.ly, now known as TikTok.
The Riches of Alahna Ly
How rich is Alahna Ly? As of early-2019, sources inform us of a net worth that is over $100,000, earned largely through a successful career online. Her online fame has led her to numerous opportunities, and she’s also released several original singles. As she continues her endeavors, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and Music Beginnings
While there is limited information about Alahna’s family, education, and childhood, it is known that she developed a strong interest in music at a young age. Her family was very supportive of her passion, and even as she was completing her education, she started establishing herself through exposing her music online.
She began by uploading music to the website SoundCloud, which is a Germany-based music sharing website that allows users to upload, share, and promote their own audio. She initially started by doing covers of popular songs such as “Superficial Love”, “Don’t”, “Marvin’s Room” and “Stay”. She then started writing her own songs and uploaded these compositions on her account to share with the public. Some of the original songs she’s written include “Erase Me Out of Your Phone”, “The Gold”, and “So What’s Up”. Her online fame and consistent music posts have led her to attract over 3,000 followers to her website.
Ly then started expanding her reach through other social media websites, including “Musical.ly”, a social media service which allowed users to share short videos through the app. They can create 15 second to one-minute lip-syncing music videos, choose soundtracks to accompany them, and then edit it through speed options, pre-set filters as well as effects. The app allowed its users to search through categories such as trending songs, sounds, hashtags, and other categories. During the peak of its fame it had over 90 million registered users, but it was later merged with TikTok and Bytedance to create the single app called TikTok.
TikTok continues the trend of making and sharing short videos and was originally created in China under the name Douyin before being marketed overseas as TikTok, and has become the leading short video platform in Asia and the US, allowing its users to create 3-60 second looping videos. It has over 500 million users worldwide. Alahna’s popularity on her TikTok account has gained over 65,000 fans, mainly posting similar content to that of her musical.ly, such as lip sync videos, short covers of her favorite songs, and other types such as her dancing.
Instagram and YouTube
Alahna’s fame increased even more when she created an Instagram account, a social networking service owned by Facebook, which allows users to upload photos and videos. One of the reasons for its fame is due to its user friendly features which allow for easy editing of photos and videos through filters. These uploads can then be organized with location information or tags. Since its creation, it has gained a huge amount of popularity, now having over 800 million registered users Her Instagram account quickly grew in popularity, due to her photo and video posts.
She often posted sexy photos which are borderline revealing, and while doing so she promoted her career as a singer as well as a dancer, including twerking and other dances. She did photos in her underwear, wore bikins, and the like, which helped increase her followers significantly, and she now has over 1.2 million followers on the website. She also had a YouTube account which posted videos of her twerking, though it has not been updated for nearly a year. Recently she’s been involved in making music and music videos, working with The Lane Pavers for the single “Bailando”, which also has a music video up on YouTube.
Personal Life and Social Media
For her personal life, not much is known in terms of Ly’s romantic relationships; despite her online fame, she has managed to keep that aspect of her life away from the spotlight, but she did mention through a tweet that she was interested in having a boyfriend. Even details of her family she rarely reveals, except for the fact that she has a sister though even details about her are not known. She mentioned that some of her favorite musicians include Ed Sheeran, Adele, and Ella Henderson.
She continues to upload regularly on Instagram and continues to promote her music through YouTube. She is also of short stature which makes a lot of people question her age and wonder if she is underage or not. She has no apprehension towards posting sexy photos online or videos of her twerking as she mentions she loves being in front of the camera. She also had a Twitter account on which she posted some of her daily thoughts though it has not been active since 2016.