UK: top ten celebrities on Facebook 2020, by number of fans

United Kingdom (UK) singer Adele had the most popular celebrity page on Facebook in the UK as September 2020, ahead of Jason Statham and David Beckham.

UK celebrities on YouTube

While Adele is the undisputed queen of Facebook, the rankings vary significantly across each social network. Adele is the third most popular UK celebrity on YouTube, with less than half the subscriber count of Ed Sheeran’s channel. Sheeran’s videos have been viewed more than that of any other UK celebrity, racking up 16.75 billion views in total.

UK celebrities on Twitter

When it comes to Twitter, it seems people are only going in one direction. Of the ten most popular UK celebrity accounts on Twitter, five of those accounts are related to the former boyband, One Direction. Harry Styles leads the pack, having amassed 33.34 million followers. Styles runs the second most popular Twitter account overall, with only BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) having more followers.

Leading ten celebrity pages on Facebook in the United Kingdom (UK) as of September 2020, by number of fans

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Release date

September 2020


United Kingdom

Survey time period

September 2020

Special properties

Pages of celebrities from the United Kingdom.

Supplementary notes

Figures are rounded.

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