Top 9 Most-Followed Accounts in 2021
With around 1 billion active users, Instagram is undoubtedly the most popular social media platform today. Every day millions of people compete to expand reach and visibility on Instagram. For this reason, getting many Instagram views, followers, comments, and likes is not easy. But some accounts have aced in making the best use of Instagram.
Want to know which accounts with the highest number of Instagram followers? Check out the list below!
Most followed Instagram accounts in the world
(Figures as of 27th May 2021)
1. Instagram (@instagram)
Followers: 394 Million
The account with the highest followers on Instagram is none other than Instagram itself, with a follower base of 394 million. The feed containing 6781 posts entertains, educates, and keeps their followers updated with the latest trends on the platform.
2. Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano)
Followers: 290 Million
Captain of the national Portuguese football team and the forward of Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo is the most followed human on Instagram. Apart from winning laurels in football, he became the first person to have 200 million Instagram followers. Through his feed, Ronaldo fans get a glimpse into the private life of the star, which mostly includes pics of his family, and him playing football.
3. Dwayne Johnson (@therock)
Followers: 240 Million
‘The Profile’ quoted Dwayne Johnson or ‘The Rock’ as the most likable guy in the world. He is also the highest-paid actor around the globe. Going through his profile, you can expect posts related to his homegrown brand of tequila named Teremana, family pictures, and gym sessions.
4. Ariana Grande (@arianagrande)
Followers: 238 Million
The ‘7 rings’ star is the most loved singer on Instagram. Through her posts, Ariana Grande updates her large following with the big moments in her life. Her entire feed is mostly filled with highlights of her cool pop life, performances, and her interactions with other celebrities. Quite recently, images from the singer’s marriage with Dalton Gomez broke the Internet extracting thousands of Instagram comments from excited fans.
5. Kylie Jenner (@kyliejenner)
Followers: 235 Million
Entrepreneur, a model, and the youngest Kardashian-Jenner sister, Kylie Jenner, is a rage on Instagram. Her account brims with her luxurious lifestyle, new launches of Kylie Cosmetics, and her daughter’s adventures. Until 2019, she also held the record for the post with the highest Instagram likes for an image featuring her holding her newborn daughter’s hand. She is still among the top accounts that attract the most Instagram likes.
6. Selena Gomez (@selenagomez)
Followers: 231 Million
Selena Gomez is another singer dominating the world of Instagram. Her feed is a creative mix of everything she is passionate about. Do not be surprised to find posts of some amazing shoots she has done, her music videos, her strong opinions on political matters such as human rights activism, and so on.
7. Kim Kardashian (@kimkardashian)
Followers: 224 Million
Kim Kardashian is undoubtedly a renowned face worldwide. This Kardashian keeps her followers engaged through her delightful family pictures, stories from her daily life, her modeling projects, and some brand campaigns posted on Instagram.
8. Lionel Messi (@leomessi)
Followers: 210 Million
Lionel Messi is the second most popular footballer on Instagram. The captain of the Argentinian national football team and FC Barcelona, Messi mostly shares posts of him playing football and some pics from his family life.
9. Beyoncé (@beyonce)
Followers: 180 Million
It would be unlikely to miss Queen Bey in the list of the most followed accounts on Instagram. The singer, entrepreneur, and actor mainly uses the platform to give her followers a sneak peek of her performances and professional life.
We wonder who will beat Instagram’s official page to become the most followed account on Instagram next!
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