15 Most Followed Instagram Accounts [2018]

Last Updated: September 29, 2018

Did this question ever come to your mind that who has the most Instagram followers in 2018? Let’s find out.

Follow these Instagram accounts with the most amount of followers.

Top 15 Most Followed Accounts On Instagram

The number of followers mentioned are at the time of writing this article and may vary when you view them. We will update this list frequently so that it provides the accurate information about the accounts with the most following.

1. Instagram

@instagram

253M Followers

Instagram

Who saw this coming? The Instagram account on top of the list with the maximum number of followers. This is the official Instagram account handled by @kevin and @mikeyk – Co-founders of Instagram. Basically, this account reposts the best images and videos which are currently trending. But it is not easy to get featured here. Content needs to be viral. And not just normal viral, no; it has to be insanely viral.

2 Selena Gomez

@selenagomez

143M Followers

Selena Gomez Instagram page

Singer, PopStar, Actress and the Queen of the Instagram. And not just for this year, she has been on the top since 2016. She has uploaded 1468 posts till now which includes selfies, portraits photoshoot, travel pics, fun videos, and whatnot. This one clearly knows how to manage and entertain her followers. I really loved her Instagram stories which she usually updates every day. This just shows how much this platform means to her. Technically, Selena Gomez has the highest followers on Instagram in 2018.

3. Christiano Ronaldo

@cristiano

142M Followers

Most Followed Instagram accounts - Cristiano Ronaldo

The only one who can bear Selena Gomez. Although he’s lacking 1 Million followers but you never know. Can’t really comment on who’s the better footballer between Messi and Ronaldo. But here on Instagram, Ronaldo is clearly way ahead of the GOAT. He regularly uploads media related to his match and teammates, brands, luxurious lifestyle, his family, workout and fitness and sometimes hilarious clips too.

4. Ariana Grande

@arianagrande

129M Followers

Ariana Grande Instagram Account

Ariana is a singer, musician, songwriter, actress, pop star and she’s just 25 years of age. She began her career in 2008. Can you believe that? No wonder she’s at the 4th spot on Instagram. Loves to post about her pets. Follow her to get a glimpse of behind the scenes of her shows and albums. Believe me, you won’t regret it.

5. Beyonce

@beyonce

118M Followers

Beyonce on Instagram

One half of the Power Music couple. She certainly doesn’t need any introduction. Has earned 5 Grammy awards until now and she’s still going. One of her best songs ” Crazy in love” has been featured so many times in so many movies and videos. A star performer, singer, songwriter, one of the best World’s selling artist right now and a mother of 3 children.

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6. Kim Kardashian West

@kimkardashian

118M Followers

Kim Kardashian Instagram account

She is an entrepreneur, business women, Television personality and a social media star. Kim is mostly known as famous for being famous. Gained popularity after 2007, she never looked back. Now she’s selling tons of beauty products online and is one of the most earning Television celebrities worldwide.

7. Dwayne Johnson

@therock

116M Followers

The Rock Instagram Profile

I was shocked when I saw this guy at number 7. According to me, the Brahma bull should be in the top 5 list. But I am sure he will make his way to that list. A former WWE wrestler turned into a Hollywood star. He was the top-grossing Hollywood actor in 2017. Basically, whatever he touches turns to gold. And who knows, he might even run for the President.

8. Kylie Jenner

@kyliejenner

115M Followers

Kylie Jenner Instagram profile

At just 21 years of age, she is the top contender for becoming the youngest billionaire ever. All thanks to her successful Television run and her own cosmetic company called Kylie Cosmetics. She is one the biggest and youngest social media influencers right now.

9. Taylor Swift

@taylorswift

112M Followers

Taylor Swift on instagram

She is one of the leading music artists globally. If you are a fan like me then you might have noticed that the lyrics in her songs are based on her own personal life only. That is why a lot of people relate to her, therefore, increasing her popularity day by day. Talyor regularly engages with her fans through Instagram whether if the post is related to her tours or personal life.

10. Justin Bieber

@justinbieber

102M Followers

Instagram account of Justin Bieber

He was one of those talents who got discovered from YouTube. Justin gained popularity through his music single ‘Baby’. And he has never stopped since then. Whether it’s a haircut or a dance move, he makes it trending. This guy has a huge following who like to call themselves as Bielebers.

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11. Neymar

@neymarjr

102M Followers

Neymar jr on Instagram

A star Brazilian Footballer who currently plays as a forward for Paris Saint-German, a French club. He is a perfect combination of skills like dribbling, athletic, passing and whatnot. Lethal player when near penalty area. And a worthy competitor for Ballon Dor.

12. Lionel Messi

@leomessi

98.5M Followers

Lionel Messi Instagram account

I just can not believe that Messi is not even in the top 10. If it were up to me, he’d be at number 1 position. Maybe that’s just me. He has 33 trophies for Barcelona, highest goal scorer in La Liga with 388 goals and a 5 times Ballon Dor winner. Some say he’s a magician, alien from a different galaxy and GOAT.

13. Kendall Jenner

@kendalljenner

95.7M Followers

Kendall Jenner Instagram page

2nd of the Jenner family members in this list. She is a model by profession and has appeared in various Television shows. Kendall has worked for and with many of the biggest Fashion companies like Victoria secret and Vogue magazine. And she’s just 22 years old.

14. Nicki Minaj

@nickiminaj

92.4M Followers

Instagram account of Nicki Minaj

Nicki is an outgoing singer, writer, musician and one of the few lady rappers out there. You can find her songs in the category of Hip Hop, EDM and R&B Pop. Her tracks are constantly getting hits on Billboard and she has been nominated ten times for Grammys. She has sold over 5 million albums worldwide making her one of the best music artists in the industry.

15. National Geographic

@natgeo

91.4M Followers

National Geographic Instagram page

Definitely my favorite account on this list. This page is so inspiring, especially for photographers, artists, and travelers. It is more than an honor to get featured here and not as easy as it sounds. You can find all sort of images here like landscape shots, portraits, nature, flowers, wildlife, people and many more. A must follow account if you are using Instagram.

So these are the most followed pages or accounts on Instagram in 2018. Which one of these is your favorite? Or would you like to rearrange the order?

Do let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

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