List of most-followed Instagram accounts

Cristiano Ronaldo is the most-followed individual on Instagram, with over 220 million followers.

This list contains the top 50 accounts with the most followers on the photo and video-sharing social platform Instagram.[1][2] As of May 2020, the most-followed individual is footballer Cristiano Ronaldo with over 220 million followers, and the most-followed female is singer Ariana Grande with over 187 million followers. Instagram has its own brand account on the platform, and with over 350 million followers; it is the most-followed account. National Geographic is the second most-followed brand account, with over 137 million followers. A total of 19 accounts have exceeded 100 million followers on the site.

Most-followed accounts

The following table lists the 50 most-followed accounts on Instagram as of May 26, 2020,[2] with each total rounded down to the nearest million followers, as well as the profession or activity of each user, and their country of origin.

Rank Username Owner Followers[2]
Profession/Activity Country/Region Brand account
1 @instagram Instagram 350 Social media platform United States  
2 @cristiano Cristiano Ronaldo 220 Footballer Portugal
3 @arianagrande Ariana Grande 187 Musician and actress United States
4 @therock Dwayne Johnson 184 Actor and professional wrestler United States
5 @selenagomez Selena Gomez 178 Musician and actress United States
6 @kyliejenner Kylie Jenner 177 Television personality and businesswoman United States
7 @kimkardashian Kim Kardashian 172 Television personality and businesswoman United States
8 @leomessi Lionel Messi 152 Footballer Argentina
9 @beyonce Beyoncé 147 Musician United States
10 @neymarjr Neymar 138 Footballer Brazil
11 @natgeo National Geographic 137 Magazine United States  
12 @justinbieber Justin Bieber 137 Musician Canada
13 @taylorswift Taylor Swift 133 Musician United States
14 @kendalljenner Kendall Jenner 130 Television personality and model United States
15 @jlo Jennifer Lopez 122 Musician and actress United States
16 @nickiminaj Nicki Minaj 115 Musician Trinidad and Tobago
17 @nike Nike 112 Sportswear multinational United States  
18 @khloekardashian Khloé Kardashian 112 Television personality and businesswoman United States
19 @mileycyrus Miley Cyrus 109 Musician and actress United States
20 @katyperry Katy Perry 97 Musician United States
21 @kourtneykardash Kourtney Kardashian 93 Television personality United States
22 @kevinhart4real Kevin Hart 91 Comedian and actor United States
23 @theellenshow Ellen DeGeneres 89 Comedian United States
24 @realmadrid Real Madrid CF 87 Football club Spain  
25 @fcbarcelona FC Barcelona 86 Football club Spain  
26 @ddlovato Demi Lovato 83 Musician and actress United States
27 @badgalriri Rihanna 82 Musician and businesswoman Barbados
28 @zendaya Zendaya 70 Actress and musician United States
29 @victoriassecret Victoria's Secret 68 Lingerie brand United States  
30 @champagnepapi Drake 67 Musician Canada
31 @shakira Shakira 67 Musician Colombia
32 @iamcardib Cardi B 66 Musician United States
33 @chrisbrownofficial Chris Brown 66 Musician United States
34 @kingjames LeBron James 64 Basketball player United States
35 @vindiesel Vin Diesel 64 Actor United States
36 @billieeilish Billie Eilish 63 Musician United States
37 @davidbeckham David Beckham 63 Footballer United Kingdom
38 @virat.kohli Virat Kohli 60 Cricketer India
39 @championsleague UEFA Champions League 59 Club football competition Europe  
40 @justintimberlake Justin Timberlake 58 Musician and actor United States
41 @nasa NASA 58 Space agency United States  
42 @emmawatson Emma Watson 57 Actress United Kingdom
43 @shawnmendes Shawn Mendes 56 Musician Canada
44 @gigihadid Gigi Hadid 54 Model United States
45 @priyankachopra Priyanka Chopra Jonas 53 Actress and musician India
46 @9gag 9GAG 52 Social media platform Hong Kong  
47 @ronaldinho Ronaldinho 51 Footballer Brazil
48 @maluma Maluma 50 Musician Colombia
49 @camila_cabello Camila Cabello 49 Musician Cuba
50 @deepikapadukone Deepika Padukone 48 Actress India

See also


  1. ^ "The Most Followed Instagram Profiles". Retrieved April 9, 2020.
  2. ^ a b c "Top 50 Most Followed Instagram Business / Creator Accounts (Sorted by Followers Count)". Social Blade. Retrieved May 26, 2020.