The 50 most followed Instagram accounts in 2018



  • Business Insider has compiled the most followed Instagram accounts in 2018.
  • It is dominated by reality TV stars, musicians and football players.
  • Here are the top 50 most popular accounts.

Musicians, reality stars and footballers dominate the world of Instagram.

Business Insider has compiled the most people on Instagram for 2018, and familiar faces such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Kim Kardashian are at the top of the list.

Until this year the singer and actress Selena Gomez was the most followed person on Instagram, a title she has had over the past two years. But in 2018 Ronaldo took the first place.

Besides Ronaldo and Gomez, stars like Dwayne Johnson and musicians including Ariana Grande are among the top 10.

These are the 50 most followers on Instagram in 2018:


50. Gal Gadot

The star "Wonder Woman", whose handle is @gal_gadot, has 27.1 million followers.


49. Ed Sheeran

The singer-songwriter, who goes on Instagram through @teddysphotos, has 27.2 million followers.


48. Robert Downey Jr.

The star "Ironman" and "Avengers", whose hand is @robertdowneyjr, have 27.3 million followers.


47. Leonardo DiCaprio

The actor and producer has 28 million followers on his account, @leonardodicaprio.


46. ​​Snoop Dogg

The rapper and producer, whose hand is @snoopdogg, has 28.6 million Instagram followers.


45. Louis Vuitton Official

The luxury label holds 29 million followers, @louisvuitton. It is one of the two brands to crack the top 50.


44. Vanessa Hudgens

The actor and singer, whose handle is @vanessahudgens, has 31.6 million followers.


43. Lady Gaga

The star of A Star is Born & # 39; has 31.7 million followers on her account, @ladygaga.


42. Anitta

The Brazilian singer has 33.1 million followers on her account, @anitta.


41. Bruna Marquezine

The Brazilian actress, whose Instagram handle is @brumarquezine, has 33.7 million followers.


40. Marcelo Vieira Jr.

The Brazilian football player, who plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid, has 34.5 million followers on his account, @marcelotwelve.


39. Zlatan Ibrahimovic

The Swedish football player, who passes Instagram on @iamzlatanibrahimovic, has 35.9 million followers. Ibrahimovic plays for LA Galaxy.


38. Zac Efron

The actor "Baywatch", whose trade @zacefron is on Instagram, has 37 million followers.


37. Gareth Bale

The Welsh football player, who plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid, has 38.1 million followers on his Instagram account @ garethbale11.


36. Shawn Mendes

The Canadian singer-songwriter – and former Vine star – has 39.1 million followers on his Instagram account, @shawnmendes.


35. James Rodríguez

The Colombian football player, who currently plays for the German club Bayern Munich, has 40.8 million followers on his Instagram account, @ jamesrodriguez10.


34. Cara Delevingne

The English model and actor, whose Instagram handle @caradelevingne is, has 41.4 million followers.


33. LeBron James

The professional basketball player, who currently plays for the LA Lakers, has 46.2 million followers on his Instagram account, @kingjames.


32. 9GAG

The popular meme account – @ 9gag on Instagram – has 49 million followers.


31. Chris Brown

The rapper, whose trade @ chrisbrownofficial is, has 49.2 million followers.


30. Emma Watson

The English actor and & # 39; Harry Potter & # 39; star has 49.5 million followers on her Instagram account, @emmawatson.


29. Vin Diesel

The star "Fast and the Furious", whose handle is @vindiesel, has 51.5 million followers on Instagram.


28. Drake

The Canadian rapper, producer and actor – who passes @champagnepapi on Instagram – has 52.6 million followers.


27. David Beckham

The former professional soccer player has 53.1 million followers on his Instagram account @davidbeckham.


26. Justin Timberlake

The singer and actor, whose Instagram handle is @justintimberlake, has 53.2 million followers.


25. Zendaya

The singer and actor, whose Instagram handle is @zendaya, has 53.8 million followers.


24. Shakira

The Colombian singer-songwriter, whose Instagram handle is @shakira, has 55.8 million followers.


23. Ellen DeGeneres

The TV presenter and comedian – who visits @theellenshow on Instagram – has 63.2 million followers.


22. Rihanna

The singer, actor and entrepreneur – who goes on Instagram through @badgalriri – has 66.6 million followers.


21. Kevin Hart

The actor and comedian – who goes to @ kevinhart4real on Instagram – has 67.2 million followers.


20. Demi Lovato

The singer-songwriter and actor – who goes on Instagram through @ddlovato – has 70.8 million followers.


19. Kourtney Kardashian

The reality TV star – played on Instagram by @kourtneykardash – has 71.6 million followers.


18. Katy Perry

The singer, whose Instagram editing is @katyperry, has 74.5 million followers on Instagram.


17. Miley Cyrus

The singer and actor has 78.6 million followers on her account, @mileycyrus,


16. Nike

The sportswear brand – @nike on Instagram – has 83.5 million followers.


15. Jennifer Lopez

The singer, dancer and actor – who on Instagram passes @jlo – has 84.2 million followers.


14. Khloe Kardashian

The reality TV star and entrepreneur has 84.5 million followers on her Instagram account, @khloekardashian.


13. Nicki Minaj

The rapper has 97 million followers on her Instagram account, @nickiminaj.


12. Kendall Jenner

The reality TV star and model has 101 million followers on her Instagram account, @kendalljenner.


11. Justin Bieber

The Canadian singer-songwriter, whose Instagram operation is @justinbieber, has 103 million followers.


10. Lionel Messi

The Argentine football player, who plays for the Spanish club FC Barcelona, ​​has 105 million followers on his Instagram account @leomessi.


9. Neymar

The Brazilian football player, who plays for the French club Paris Saint-Germain, has 108 million followers on his Instagram account, @neymarjr.


8. Taylor Swift

The singer-songwriter, whose handle is @taylorswift, has 113 million followers.


7. Beyoncé

The singer and actor has 122 million followers on her account, @beyonce.


6. Kylie Jenner

The reality TV star and entrepreneur, whose Instagram handle is @kyliejenner, has 122 million followers.


5. Kim Kardashian West

The reality TV star and entrepreneur has 123 million followers on her account, @kimkardashian.


4. Dwayne Johnson

The former pro wrestler and actor – on Instagram by @therock – has 126 million followers.


3. Ariana Grande

The singer and actor has 141 million followers on her Instagram account, @arianagrande.


2. Selena Gomez

The singer and actor has 144 million followers on her Instagram account, @selenagomez.


1. Cristiano Ronaldo

The Portuguese football player, who plays for the Italian club Juventus, has 149 million followers on his account, @cristiano.

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