Ariana Grande hit the record 200 million Instagram followers
By Smriti Tripathi
Ariana Grande became the first women who have reached 200 million followers on Instagram and passed out 27-year-old singer dethroned fellow pop star, Selena Gomez. She had the first position in most-followed women on Instagram last year. Currently, Selena Gomez is shifted to the third most followed women on Instagram with 190 million followers while Kylie Jenner holds second place with 193 million followers. Lady Gaga congratulated her on Instagram by mentioning her that “you are a queen! Wear that crown!” She performed “Rain on Me” with Ariana Grande at the Saturday night on MTV VMAs.
At present, Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) is the most followed person on Instagram with over 237 million followers. He continued on the number one position for three years in a row.
Now, Ariana Grande (@arianagrande), from a child star to the most followed female celebrity on Instagram, has got the second position on Instagram overall.
The third one is The Rock Johnson (@TheRock) who has earned the respect of 196 million followers.
On number 4 is Kylie Jenner @KylieJenner with 193 million followers. She may be the youngest in her family, but she is the richest and the most followed of the Kardashian-Jenner clan on Instagram.
On number 5 is Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) with 190 million followers. She was Instagram's most-followed celebrity up until 2018. In 2020, she slipped down three more places to fifth place. But still, she has nothing to complain about.