At only 21 years old, Sebastian Villalobos is the Hispanic trendsetter with the highest digital engagement,with over 18M followers on Social Media, and YouTube videos reaching over 3 million views each. These numbers earned him a spot in the 2016 YouTube Rewind video which features the top YouTubers in the world. He is currently Digital Reporter in Univision’s newest show, “Pequeños Gigantes,” where he works alongside Giselle Blondet. Sebastian had taken his digital fame to new heights in 2016 by becoming a contestant in the primetime show, “Dancing with the Stars (Colombia).” He guest starred in the hit Disney Channel (Latin America) show, “Soy Luna,” where his guest appearance became a globally trending topic on Twitter with the hashtag, #SebasEnSoyLuna. His feature was so popular that he’s signed on to do 20 episodes for Season 2. That role happened thanks to his new partnership with Disney’s Maker Studios, which works with the biggest digital celebrities to optimize their content and grow their audience.
Sebastian also released his hit book, YouTuber School, which teaches readers how to become a successful YouTuber. Just this year, the Colombian YouTuber won Icon of the Year at the MTV Millennial Awards, was nominated for Hispanic Star of the Year for the Kid’s Choice Awards (U.S.), nominated for TV y Novelas’ Newcomer of the Year, and was picked to host the Kid’s Choice Awards (Colombia) for the second year. Zefr even featured him as one of the Top 100 Influencers on Social Media, beating out celebs like Maluma and Nicky Jam.
Along with his YouTube videos, Sebastian has hosted shows like “Gana con Ganas” on the Colombian network RCN, “Tiene Talento,” “Radio Coca Cola FM,” and has even served as digital reporter for “La Voz
Kids (The Voice Kids),” the hottest show in Colombia. His social media engagement, along with his attractive looks and personality, landed him as a special guest on two of Univision’s highest rated shows, “Despierta America” and “Nuestra Belleza Latina,” during which his fans made his name a trending topic on Twitter. With that kind of follower backing, top brands like Adidas, Coca- Cola, P&G, Bubbaloo, Nacional de Chocolates, and more, have collaborated with Sebastian in marketing campaigns.
Thanks to his massive following, this Colombian influencer has gained a lot of media attention since the start of his YouTube channel over four years ago. He has graced the covers of Revista TÚ in Mexico and Colombia,and featured in TV y Novelas Colombia Magazine as one of the Most Influential Personalities of 2015. He beat James Rodriguez and Shakira at the 2014 MTV Millennial Awards in the category of Francotuiteador. The following year he took home the Millennial Award for Most Liked Male Influencer, and was also nominated for Influencer of the Year in Telemundo’s Premios Tu Mundo. He participated in Telemundo and LatinWE’s Hispanic Influencer Summit which featured the top 50 social media influencers in Latin America.
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