The Most Followed Profiles on Instagram: A Look at the Top Ten

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The Most Followed Profiles on Instagram: A Look at the Top Ten

In today's world, having a profile on Instagram is almost a must, and public figures and celebrities from all walks of life lead the way in terms of the number of followers. The popular social network owned by the American company Meta allows users to upload and share photos and videos, edit them with filters, and organize them using hashtags and geotags.

Social Blade recently published a list of the most followed profiles on Instagram, and in this article, we'll take a closer look at the top ten.

The Kardashian Sisters

"The three Kardashian sisters are in the top ten most followed Instagram profiles," says the Social Blade report.

Out of the three, Khloe Kardashian is in tenth place with 295 million followers.


Beyonce, known for her artistry and vocal abilities, is in ninth place with 297 million followers.

Kim Kardashian, the most famous of the sisters and a former reality star, comes in eighth place with 346 million followers.

Ariana Grande Takes the Lead

The popular singer and actress Ariana Grande has overtaken even reality queen Kim Kardashian, with 357 million followers and the title of the seventh most followed profile on Instagram.

Dwayne Johnson, also known as The Rock, is the only actor on the list and comes in sixth place with 365 million followers.

Kylie Jenner and Selena Gomez Battle for the Top

Cosmetics mogul and reality star Kylie Jenner, who became the first woman in the world to reach 300 million followers on Instagram, is still the most followed Kardashian with 380 million followers.

However, she has lost her title as the most followed woman on the platform to singer and actress Selena Gomez, who currently boasts 381 million followers.

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo

Although Lionel Messi, the famous football player, doesn't have the most followed profile on Instagram, he does have the most popular post of all time.

After winning the World Cup, Messi's post of him raising the trophy above the crowd reached more than 75 million likes and overtook the infamous "world_record_egg" post. He comes in third place with 432 million followers. Portuguese football player Cristiano Ronaldo, on the other hand, recently broke another record by becoming the most followed person on Instagram with 550 million followers.

Instagram Takes the Crown

Surprisingly, the first place on the list is not a single famous person but an Instagram profile.

With 607 million followers, Instagram entertains its followers with various entertaining content published on the profile.

The most followed profiles on Instagram are a diverse mix of celebrities from different walks of life, and it's no surprise that the social network is a powerful platform for both personal and commercial purposes.