- 5. Ariana Grande, 44.7 million followers
- 4. Selena Gomez, 45.9 million followers
- 3. Beyoncé, 47.3 million followers
- 2. Kim Kardashian, 48.1 million followers
- 1. Taylor Swift, 49.6 million followers
Who’s got the most popular account on Instagram? Hint: it had 49.6 million followers and counting as of Tuesday, when the popular photo sharing site revealed its most followed accounts for the first time. Second hint: it’s not Kim Kardashian’s booty-filled Instagram feed. Click through our slideshow of the top five accounts — all of which are owned by women — beginning with Ariana Grande and her 44.7 million followers.
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