Leading short-video platform TikTok hosts its first-ever year-end bash in Malaysia last weekend to celebrate an amazing 2018 and ring in the new year.
The party was attended by some of the most popular Malaysian creators such as Findy Yong and Ai Wahida as well as TikTok’s global favourites Elina Karimova from South Korea along with Dinda Cassanova and Tiara Adhelya from Indonesia.
Held at APW Bangsar, the party was attended by hundreds of fans and hosted by social media celebrity, Fashionboy MJ.
The event’s star-studded guest list also include renowned Malaysian celebrities such as Aiman Tino, Izzue Islam, Haqiem Rusli, Diana Danielle, Fasha Sandha Kamal Adli Norreen, Zoey Rahman and more, who lent more glitz to the event.
The inaugural TikTok Malaysia Annual Awards was also held during the party, which saw the most influential creators receiving the recognition for their creativity and talent.
Fans also enjoyed special stage performances by local artistes Aiman Tino and Haqiem Rusli, Malaysian TikTok creators such as the The Destiny Project, diablo juggler Wong Jun Long, zither player Sara Heng and more.
“We are pleased that TikTok is one of Malaysia’s fastest-growing social media platforms, Malaysians among some of the most active creators online,” said Cheah Sheau Mei, Malaysia Operations Manager, TikTok.
“We wanted to take this opportunity to showcase our appreciation to this creative and talented community, as well as affirm our commitment to providing Malaysian creators the best platform for self-expression.”
As a global community across 150 countries and regions around the world, TikTok is used by millions of users daily to express themselves through singing, dancing, art, and more.
In Malaysia, TikTok has launched massively successful campaigns such as the inaugural 1 Million Audition that generated over 52 million views, and McDonald’s Big Mac campaign which generated over 9 million views.