These are the most followed people on the Instagram

Facebook-owned Instagram sits among the top social networking platforms out there and has over one billion active monthly users. If you are in search of the most followed Instagram accounts, here is a list on the same.

Top Ten Most Followed Instagram Accounts of 2019

  1. @cristiano.
  2. @arianagrande.
  3. @selenagomez.
  4. @therock.
  5. @kimkardashian.
  6. @kyliejenner.
  7. @beyonce.
  8. @taylorswift.
  9. @leomessi.
  10. @neymarjr

In this list, we will look at the top 10 most followed Instagram accounts along with details on who owns them.

Technically speaking, the official Instagram profile is the most followed account on the platform with 295 million followers. However, as it is a brand profile, we won’t be considering it in this list.

1] @cristiano (Cristiano Ronaldo)

Cristiano Ronaldo

Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo has the most followed profile on Instagram.  Ronaldo’s account was the first to cross the 150 million followers mark and currently has over 163 million followers.

2] @arianagrande (Ariana Grande)

 @arianagrande (Ariana Grande)

American singer, actress, and songwriter Ariana Grande has the second most followed Instagram account with over 152 million followers.

3] @selenagomez (Selena Gomez)

@selenagomez (Selena Gomez)

Hannah Montana star and singer Selena Gomez is next in the list with over 149 million followers on Instagram.

4] @therock (Dwayne Johnson)

@therock (Dwayne Johnson)

WWE star turned actor Dwayne Johnson also takes up a spot among the top ten most followed people on Instagram. His Instagram account goes by the handle “the rock” which was his title while in WWE. Dwayne also holds the title of the 2nd highest paid actor in Hollywood currently.

5] @kimkardashian (Kim Kardashian)

@kimkardashian (Kim Kardashian)

Model and television star Kim Kardashian is currently the 5th most followed person on Instagram with over 135 million followers.

6] @kyliejenner (Kylie Jenner)

@kyliejenner (Kylie Jenner)

Kylie Jenner is Kim Kardashian’s half-sister, and the duo has appeared on the reality television series Keeping Up With The Kardashians (KUWTK).  Kylie is a model herself and has over 132 million followers, taking up the spot just below Kim.

7] @beyonce (Beyonce)

@beyonce (Beyonce)

Beyonce, who is one of the highest paid singers in the world, has the 7th most popular Instagram account currently with more than 127 million followers.

8] @taylorswift (Taylor Swift)

@taylorswift (Taylor Swift)

American singer Taylor Swift was named No. 1 in the Celebrity 100 list by Forbes in 2016, and she’s the youngest women to get featured in the list. Her Instagram account with 116 million followers is the 8th most popular account on the platform.

9] @leomessi (Lionel Messi)

@leomessi (Lionel Messi)

Argentine footballer Lionel Messi, who is often called “The God of Football” also has a presence in the list of top 10 Instagram accounts. He has more than 115 million followers.

10] @neymarjr (Neymar Jr)

@neymarjr (Neymar Jr)

Brazilian football star Neymar Jr. is the third footballer presence in this list. He comes in at the 10th place with 114 million followers on Instagram.

So, how many of the above accounts do you follow on Instagram? Who’s your favorite Instagram celebrity from this list? Do leave your comments below.

One comment

  1. Not to be nit-picky, but…. Selena Gomez is the star of ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’. She is in 3 episodes of ‘Hannah Montana’ where Miley Cyrus is the star. And yes, I’m perplexed why I know this.

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