We can all agree that Instagram is one of the most influential social media platforms, with millions of people logging in daily to see what’s trending. As a result, we’ve compiled a list of Instagram users with the most followers. We’ve compiled a list of the top ten Instagram accounts in the world, with a special mention of the most popular accounts in Asia.
The Instagram Accounts with the Most Followers in 2022
1. Cristiano Ronaldo @cristiano — 501m
Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese professional footballer who captains the Portugal national team and plays as a forward for Premier League club Manchester United.
2. Lionel Messi @leomessi — 377 million
Lionel Andrés Messi, also known as Leo Messi, is an Argentine professional footballer who currently captains the Argentina national team and plays as a forward for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain.
3. Kylie Jenner @kyliejenner — 372 million
Kylie Kristen Jenner is a socialite, model, and businesswoman from the United States. She was the founder and owner of the cosmetic firm Kylie Cosmetics and starred in the E! reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians from 2007 to 2021.
4. Dwayne Johnson @therock — 348 million
Dwayne Douglas Johnson, commonly known as The Rock, is an actor, businessman, and former professional wrestler from the United States. He wrestled for WWE for eight years before pursuing an acting career. He is widely recognized as one of the best professional wrestlers of all time.
5. Selena Gomez @selenagomez — 358 million
Selena Marie Gomez is an actress, singer, and producer from the United States. Media publications have described her as a “triple threat.” Gomez got her start as an actress on the children’s television show Barney & Friends.
6. Ariana Grande @arianegrande — 340 million
Ariana Grande-Butera is a singer, songwriter, and actress from the United States of America. Her four-octave vocal range has gotten her a lot of attention, and her personal life has also gotten a lot of press.
7. Kim Kardashian @kimkardashian — 334million
Kimberly Noel Kardashian is a socialite, model, and businesswoman from the United States. She rose to prominence after the release of Kim Kardashian, Superstar, a sex tape she shot with her then-boyfriend Ray J.
8. Beyoncé @beyonce — 283 million
Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is a singer, songwriter, and actress from the United States of America. As a child, Beyoncé competed in a number of singing and dancing contests. She rose to popularity as the main singer of Destiny’s Child, one of the most successful girl groups of all time, in the late 1990s.
9. Justin Bieber @justinbieber — 265 million
Justin Bieber is a singer from Canada. Bieber, who is widely regarded as a pop icon, is well-known for his genre-defying skills and has had a significant influence on modern pop music.