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Top 10 Most Followed Instagram Accounts in the United Kingdom

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Instagram is the new hub of celebrities/brands and rightly so. With over a billion users, it is the most-used image-sharing platform worldwide. Some people and firms are making it big on Instagram and using it to its maximum potential, boasting follower counts that are awestriking, to say the least. High Instagram follower counts bring a host of benefits for people too, something you will be shown below. So here are the top 10 most-followed Instagram accounts in the United Kingdom:

1. Instagram

The platform’s account is a center of attention, with over 369 million followers. Users follow Instagram to find out about the latest updates to the app and to see random posts. Instagram regularly features individuals who are making a difference in the world and pictures of pets, to name a few.

Instagram tops the list by a huge margin and has more than 130 million than our 2nd spot holder, Cristiano Ronaldo.

2. Cristiano Ronaldo

The Portuguese footballing phenomenon is arguably the most commercially valuable athlete in the world. If not, he is certainly the most famous athlete on social media.

Having more than 239 million followers, Ronaldo has made a significant mark on the social media platform. He regularly posts brand advertisements, snaps of his family, his workout routine, and training sessions with his current football club, Juventus.

3. Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande is a pop star throughout the world. Her Instagram profile endorses this, with over 203 million followers. Ariana’s profile is used for a long list of things, such as her pictures and news about her new albums and songs.

Followers enjoy the wide array of posts Ariana publishes, including her posts about the brands she is working with.

4. The Rock Aka Dwayne Johnson

The Rock is a wrestler/actor/philanthropist who is beloved around the world. He has the body of a beast and uses his Instagram account with over 199 million followers to boast exactly that.

This is coupled with his gruesome workout routines and his ever-famous cheat meals that go on his profile, revered by his followers.

5. Kylie Jenner

Kylie Jenner is the youngest celebrity in the Kardashian family and has an Instagram profile with over 197 million followers. Fans of the Kardashian family and Kylie herself follow her for the pictures she posts of herself, her brand collaborations, and her family.

Kylie receives over $1 million, which is equal to almost £773,000 for each sponsored post on her profile. No wonder she was announced as a billionaire early this year!

6. Selena Gomez

Selena has remained an icon of the global pop industry and has a large following in the UK as well. Her Instagram account has over 194 million followers and she uses it for a wide range of content.

New music is promoted through IG along with her evergreen makeup tutorials featuring her brand, Rare Beauty. Fans have followed her for a long time to stay in the loop of what she is doing. Oh and well, who does not love to see someone as beautiful as Selena on their feed, right?

7. Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian needs no introduction. She is one of the most famous women on the earth today and has earned her fame through several means. All left aside, she is accredited with being the main reason behind the fame of her entire family.

Her Instagram profile has over 189 million followers. Her follower base is spread around the globe who follow her for feisty pictures of herself, her family, and her family’s brand of perfumes, KKW Fragrance.

8. Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi is another footballing great that needs no introduction. He is considered the arch-rival of our list’s number 2nd, Cristiano Ronaldo on the field. Well, we’re sorry Leo but you are losing out on social media!

With more than 167 million followers, Messi is loved by people worldwide, and considering he has been linked to some English Football Clubs in the past along with the mere fact that he is a living legend, Messi has a significant following in the UK as well.

9. Beyoncé

Beyoncé has been a star and is a star for ages to come. A wide array of people follow her music and similarly, follow her on Instagram (155 million people, to be exact!).

Beyoncé is accredited with a long list of songs that have topped Billboards and broken records. Her Instagram profile is full of Beyonce’s own pictures and of causes that are important to her, such as the BLM and the feminist movement.

10. Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber started as a teen sensation and has now grown into a largely adored individual. Having sung songs that have broken records, Justin has earned himself a fan base that has boosted his Instagram following to more than 148 million followers on Instagram.

Justin uses his profile to boost his music and to post pictures of himself, along with posts to promote brands and causes close to him, such as the BLM Movement.

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