The D'Amelio family, including popular TikTok stars Charli and Dixie, have joined L.A.-based rival app Triller, as TikTok's future in the U.S. remains uncertain.
The move comes as TikTok is trying to sell its U.S. assets to an American company amid the president's looming ban.
Trump's executive order bars U.S. firms from using WeChat, which has sparked concerns among Walt Disney Co. and other companies with investments in China.
The dispute between TikTok and Trump intensifies as the popular social video app fights for its survival.
The ads, featuring TikTok creators, will air ESPN and ABC, the radio, Hulu, Spotify and TikTok in the U.S.
TikTok announces the first 19 recipients of payments from its creators fund. The $200-million reservoir will help retain popular talents on the app, owned by China-based tech firm ByteDance, as it faces challenges from the Trump administration.
L.A. is home to over 65 TikTok creators, some earning thousands a month. Several are concerned about a potential U.S. ban by the Trump administration.
After President Trump threatened to ban Chinese-owned TikTok, Sarah Cooper took to the app to impersonate him yet again and explain"how to tick tack."
Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday said they would ban the use of location tracking in apps that use a new contact tracing system the two are building to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Huawei Technologies' revenue growth slowed sharply in the first quarter but the world's top telecoms equipment supplier labeled the performance as "resilient" in light of pressure from the United States and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.