Bridlington man celebrates lip-sync success on Tik Tok site as followers total reaches 138,500

A Bridlington man is continuing to take a social media site by storm with his performances gathering more than 138,500 followers.

Friday, 19th November 2021, 1:18 pm
Paul Martin sings on Tik Tok.

Paul Martin became an internet sensation by lip synching along to various songs on the extremely popular Tik Tok video-sharing service.

He now has more than 150,000 ‘likes’ on the site as people from around the world click to watch his various videos.

Mr Martin suffered a stroke six years ago and struggles with his certain aspects of his speech.

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Paul Martin sings on Tik Tok.

However, this has not stopped him performing on the platform, collaborating with his friends and even using the split screen option to perform side-by-side with some of the world’s top stars.

Mr Martin, 52, who used a run a commercial cleaning franchise while living in America, said he joined the dancing and singing app during lockdown to keep himself occupied.

Mr Martin, who lives on Marshall Avenue, said: “I have been performing duets and shout-outs and this has seen the people following me rise to 138,500.

“I have performed a duet with Jason Derulo.

“Iam pleased with the way with how people have reacted and I am hoping to reach 200,000 followers. That is my next goal.”