10 Most Followed People On Instagram
Instagram has released the numbers for the top-followed accounts of 2016. The results may surprise you.
Superstar Selena Gomez takes the top spot with 103 million followers, eclipsing Taylor Swift, who sits in second place with 93.6 million followers.
10. Kendall Jenner — 68.9 million followers
With almost 70 million followers, Victoria’s Secret wings, and several other massive ad campaigns, Kendall is simply living up to her supermodel lifestyle. Even with a brief disappearance from Instagram this year, the 21-year-old model’s following still grew.
9. Nicki Minaj — 69 million followers
Don’t dismiss Queen Nicki Minaj. The rapper and frequent Ariana Grande collaborator has nearly 70 million followers with posts ranging from sexy photoshoots to hilarious memes and pretty much everything in between.
8. Dwayne Johnson — 71 million followers
People magazine’s sexiest man alive takes the number eight spot, adding another good-looking guy to Instagram’s female-dominated list. The actor—who is often portrayed as the most macho of macho men—shows a much softer side on his Instagram profile with photos of his dogs, his family, his work with charities, his celebrity friends from Kevin Hart to Lin-Manuel Miranda, and lots of inspirational captions.
7. Kylie Jenner — 79.5 million followers
Though we don’t have Kim on Insta at the moment, we’ll always have Kylie-and all her envy-inducing (ab) poses to entertain us and keep us following.
6. Cristiano Ronaldo — 82.3 million followers
Of course, this list must have his name. He is the only football player in this list. Leave it this guy to break up Instagram’s list of ladies. The soccer star comes in at number six for the most followed people on the social network. With a mixture of cute posts with his son, winning trophies, random celebrities, and of course, himself shirtless, it’s no surprise that Ronaldo is the most followed guy on Instagram.
5. Kim Kardashian — 87.8 million followers
Kim hasn’t posted an Insta since her robbery this October, but her numbers continue to grow. Here’s hoping her life will go back to normal soon, and that “normal” will include lots of selfies.
4. Beyoncé — 88.9 million followers
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter and actress. Queen B as she is known by fans has been around longer than her contemporaries on this list. She is very close behind Grande with 82.4 million followers and she mostly shares selfies, professional photos of her performances and looks, as well as family photos featuring her husband Jay Z and her daughter Blue Ivy Carter.
3. Ariana Grande — 89.6 million followers
Another former Nickelodeon star, Ariana Grande has 82.5 million followers on her Instagram account which has mostly selfies and music posters. She has been lauded for her voice range and has been compared to Mariah Carey who is reported to have influenced her style in her debut album.
2. Taylor Swift — 93.6 million followers
Taylor Swift also had an eventful year full of new loves, breakups, and secretly recorded phone calls. Those lead the star to go off the Instagram grid for most of the summer. But the singer returned in full force for Halloween and most recently for Thanksgiving. T-Swifthttp://yarulists.com/top-10-taylor-swift-songs-we-cant-miss.html follows her friend, Selena, comes in second place for the Most Followed People On Instagram this year.
1. Selena Gomez — 103 million followers
Despite her fairly rough year, plus opening up about her struggle with depression and anxiety, Selena still continues to maintain an insanely devoted fan base. The singer is in Most Followed People On Instagram list with a whopping 103 million followers and is take the first position.