Whenever a social media platform has a large enough audience you’re sure to find celebrities taking part, and Twitch is no exception.
Twitch.tv is one of the newest ways celebs can be seen creating fun, unique content and engaging with their fans all across the globe.
While you may have heard of big names like Terry Crews or Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appearing on Twitch, these were more one-off type events.
In this article we’re going to be focusing specifically on celebrities who actively stream on Twitch in 2022. The one’s who caught the live streaming bug so you can tune in on the regular to see what type of shenanigans they’re up to.
So who are these famous celebrities who have entered the Twitch world? Keep scrolling to find out!
- Actors and Entertainers
- Musicians, Singers, & Producers
- 1. T-Pain #NappyBoyGaming
- 2. Mike Shinoda
- 3. Snoop Dogg aka Snoop D-O-Double-Dizzle
- 4. Joel Zimmerman aka Deadmau5
- 5. Logic aka Sir Robert Bryson Hall II
- 6. Soulja Boy aka DeAndre Cortez Way
- 7. Matthew Heafy
- 8. Herman Li
- 9. Disclosure aka Howard and Guy Lawrence
- 10. Kenny Beats
- 11. James Buckley
- 12. Darude aka Toni-Ville Henrik Virtanen
- 13. Gabriel & Dresden
- 14. Ruben De Ronde
- 15. Steve Aoki
- 16. DJ Akademiks aka Livingston Allen
Actors and Entertainers
Not only can these people make you laugh, cry, and throw things at the TV when you’re upset (please, we’re still not ready to talk about the ending of How I Met Your Mother…), but these celebrities are also streaming on Twitch playing games with you today!
1. Andy Milonakis
Andy Milonakis is a comedian, actor, and rapper who is most famous for The Andy Milonakis Show. Andy usually streams Halo Infinite, Halo 4, Grand Theft Auto, or chats with his audience.
2. Sasha Grey
You may have seen or heard the name Sasha Grey, she’s an actress, writer, musician, and model. She also does some DJing, and is truly the complete package!
On Twitch she’s all about Red Dead Redemption 2, Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, or just chatting with her followers.
3. Brian Limond aka Limmy
Limmy is another entertainer who regularly streams on Twitch. This Scottish comedian is usually playing Marbles On Stream, Bloodshore, chatting with his fans, and 5 Dates.
4. Chandler Riggs
If you’re a horror fan, you’ve definitely seen actor and DJ Chandler Riggs in some of the following: The Walking Dead, Keep Watching, Home Invasion, and many more.
On Twitch he chats to his fans and plays Phasmophobia, Hunt: Showdown, and Sea of Thieves!
5. Felicia Day
If you’re an avid gamer, there’s no way you haven’t heard of Felicia Day. She’s a writer, actress, and created her own web series called The Guild (where she portrays her life as a #gamer 🎮).
This real-life gamer streams Guardians of the Galaxy, The Forgotten City, Unpacking, and Stardew Valley.
6. Jay Mewes
Jay Mewes has been in some of our favorite TV shows, such as Masters of the Universe: Revelation, Todd & the Book of Pure Evil, and who can ever forget about Degrassi?!. This celebrity can usually be seen streaming Fortnite on his Twitch channel.
7. Mia Malkova
Mia Malkova is famously known for God, Sex and Truth. She’s a pornographic artist and is on Twitch as well! Her streams include chatting with her followers, playing Dead by Daylight and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.
8. Erik Griffin
Ohhh the amount of laughs we’ve had from Erik Griffin! This stand up comedian and actor is on Comedy Central’s Workaholics. He was also a part of Blunt Talk, I’m Dying Up Here and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates. On stream, he’s all about Call of Duty: Warzone.
9. Luis J. Gomez
This comedian/podcaster is on Twitch now too! He’s known for being on a podcast called Legion of Skanks, and you can also find him on Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, TruTV’s Comedy Knockout, and NBC’s Last Comic Standing.
We can’t wait to see how funny he is on Twitch! His streams typically include Call of Duty: Warzone, Rocket League, Fortnite, and Halo Infinite.
These people bring out the best (and worst) parts of us during their final games and championships, and they’re also on Twitch. When they’re not on the field/court/in the ring, they’re streaming games with us!
Check out some of these big name athletes below.
1. Hunter Pence
The Revereeeend!! Hunter Pence is a famous baseball player who used to play for the San Francisco Giants (he was a right fielder). He usually streams Magic: The Gathering.
2. Juju Smith-Schuster
Oh we’ve absolutely screamed over this wide receiver before. Smith-Schuster is a football player who plays for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the NFL. His Twitch streams include Call of Duty: Vanguard, Warzone, Call of Duty: Warzone, and Fortnite.
3. Lando Norris
If you’re a fan of F1 racing, you may have heard of Lando Norris! This young lad is a British Formula 1 driver currently racing under McLaren.
His Twitch streams consist of sports, Uno (our favorite, but shhhh don’t tell anyone), BeamNG.drive, and of course, F12021.
4. Demetrious Johnson
Lets just say we do not want to end up on the other end of Demetrious Johnson. This American mixed martial artist competes in the ONE championship and is a former UFC Flyweight Champion.
He streams New World, Final Fantasy XIV Online, Halo Infinite, and just chats with his followers.
5. Trevor May
If you are a New York Mets baseball team fan, you absolutely know who Trevor May is! May is the pitcher of the Mets, and previously played for the Minnesota Twins.
On stream, he’s usually just chatting or playing Battlefield 2042, Halo Infinite, and MLB The Show 21 . We weren’t really surprised about that last one…
6. Robert Whittaker
This professional mixed martial artist is an epic champion (incidentally, he also won the Ultimate Fighting Middleweight Championship). Ya, we don’t want to get on his bad side either.
His Twitch streams usually include Noita, League of Legends, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and Magic: the Gathering.
7. Jimmy Conrad
He has won several awards and had a fruitful soccer career and now is a successful soccer coach. He streams about….yup you guessed it, sports!
8. Adam Cole
You can usually find Adam Cole in the ring wrestling other fighters! This professional wrestler currently belongs to All Elite Wrestling, but has also been under contract with WWE and Ring of Honor.
He’s on Twitch usually streaming Halo Infinite, Resident Evil, Halo 4, and Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights.
9. Colt Cabana
Colt Cabana is another professional wrestler who regularly streams on Twitch. Though you can find him in the ring, Scott Colton (his real name) can be found as a commentator and a podcast host.
His Twitch streams include Talk Shows and Podcasts, Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout, Among Us (we knew you were the Imposter 👀), and Golf With Your Friends.
Musicians, Singers, & Producers
Have you caught us singing Adele’s new album in the shower? We promise, it wasn’t us… Though Adele unfortunately doesn’t have a Twitch channel, you can find some other celebrities in the music industry who regularly stream on Twitch. Check them out below!
1. T-Pain #NappyBoyGaming
Yes, you read that correctly, T-Pain has brought his talents to Twitch. Faheem Rasheed Najm, aka T-Pain, is a record producer, singer, songwriter, and rapper who has had more than a couple of radio hits (we’ll buy you a drink and talk about it later).
He’s on Twitch playing Forza Horizon 5, Assetto Corsa, Overcooked! All You Can Eat, and chatting about music.
2. Mike Shinoda
Do you remember Mike Shinoda’s name? This rapper, songwriter, record producer and singer is on Twitch as well! He’s most famously known for co-founding and being the rhythm guitarist, keyboardist, producer, and rapper of Linkin Park.
You’ll also probably recognize him from his hip-hop side project, Fort Minor. His streams require encores (see what we did there?) when he streams about all things music!
3. Snoop Dogg aka Snoop D-O-Double-Dizzle
Snoop Dogg, aka Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. is a media personality, songwriter, rapper, businessman, and actor!
You’ve probably heard some of Snoop’s big hits (he was even on Dr. Dre’s album) like “Drop it Like it’s Hot” or “California Gurls” with Katy Perry. Snoop’s Twitch streams are usually all about football.
4. Joel Zimmerman aka Deadmau5
Joel Zimmerman is a musician and a producer, having some great hits like “Ghosts n Stuff” and “I Remember”. You can also catch Deadmau5 on Twitch streaming about Science and Technology, Music, Core, Blankos Block Party, or just chatting!
5. Logic aka Sir Robert Bryson Hall II
This rapper and producer is pretty well known if you’ve listened to any rap music. He’s brought us hits like “1-800-273-8255”, “44 More”, and “Young Jesus”. On Twitch he talks about talk shows, podcasts, and chess!
6. Soulja Boy aka DeAndre Cortez Way
Yooouuuuuu have us singing Soulja Boy! This record producer and rapper has brought us some great hits like “Kiss Me Through the Phone” and “Crank That” (we may or may not be doing the dance in our seats right now…).
His Twitch streams include Halo Infinite, Phantasy Star Online: New Genesis, Fortnite, and just chatting with his followers!
7. Matthew Heafy
Alright heavy metal fans, we did not leave you out! On Twitch you can find Matthew Heafy, the central vocalist for Trivium. He was also part of some other groups, such as Capharnaum and Mindscar.
On stream, you can find Heafy shredding guitar and talking about all things Trivium.
8. Herman Li
Another one for the metal fans! Herman Li is an amazing guitarist and is part of the power metal band DragonForce. On Twitch you can find him talking about music, music and more music.
9. Disclosure aka Howard and Guy Lawrence
We love us some electronic music! Disclosure is made up of two brothers (Howard and Guy Lawrence) who create electronic music and were even nominated at the Grammys for the Best Dance/Electronica Album category!
Their Twitch streams include killer producer advice while making some sick beats.
10. Kenny Beats
Ohhh Kenny Beats why do we belt out each of your songs?! Beats is a songwriter, audio engineer, and a record producer who has given us gems like “Phone Numbers” and “Hit Me Up”.
On Twitch you can find Beats talking about music, or just chatting with his viewers!
11. James Buckley
If you can name a profession, James Buckley can do it! Buckley is a YouTube streamer, actor, and musician (talk about multi-talented!). You might have seen him act in a series called the Inbetweeeners (sitcom-worthy!).
His streams include Stardew Valley, Phasmophobia, Among Us, and just chatting with normal people like me and you!
12. Darude aka Toni-Ville Henrik Virtanen
“What did you say?? I can’t hear you over this amazing music!” Yes, Darude is a great DJ and music producer. He’s responsible for the top hits ”Sandstorm” and “Feel the Beat”. On Twitch you can find Darude talking about music and chatting with his fans!
13. Gabriel & Dresden
PLAMP! Listen up electronic music fans, we have Gabriel & Dresden on Twitch as well! This duo has collaborated on many many hits, including “This Love Kills Me” and “Arcadia”.
You can usually find them DJing on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays as part of their quarantine-founded DJ show Club Quarantine.
14. Ruben De Ronde
Oh Ronde, how we adore your music. This musician is a label owner and DJ and usually is in the Dance/Electronic world. Some of his top songs include “Trinity” and “Here With Me”. His Twitch streams include lots of music and Phasmophobia.
15. Steve Aoki
Okay, who doesn’t love Steve Aoki?! This DJ/producer/record executive always has us on our feet dancing. Some of his top hits include “Send It”, “Used to Be”, and “Mi Gente.” On Twitch you can find him just chatting with his followers.
16. DJ Akademiks aka Livingston Allen
One of our favorite YouTubers is DJ Akademiks, who has over 4 million followers on Instagram and is a famous media personality. You can find DJ Akademiks usually just chatting with his followers on Twitch.