Here’s Actual Proof That Selena Gomez Is the Queen of Instagram
Selena Gomez may have had a tough year personally, but she absolutely dominated social media for 2016.
Not only did she surpass BFF Taylor Swift as Instagram’s most-followed person, but she now has the five most-liked photos on the picture-sharing platform. Her most-liked photo — an ad for Coca-Cola featuring her lyrics on the bottle — has garnered more than 5.9 million double taps in just 22 weeks.
Meanwhile, the photo in the runner-up position also features Gomez’s famous face as she poses next to a fan. The sweet snapshot, which was shared just three months ago before Gomez took a professional and social media hiatus to focus on her mental health, received over 4.3 million likes to date.
A photo posted by Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) on
In fact, Instagram’s top five most-liked photos prominently feature have the 24-year-old. The third place picture — a photo of Gomez in a denim two-piece — nabbed 4 million likes, while a selfie of the songstress sitting in her kitchen was able to generate 3.9 million likes to take the fourth spot.
Lastly, Gomez’s fifth most-liked photo comes in the form of a candid shot of her arriving to an airport in Japan. Guess people really like those tinted sunglasses?
In total, Gomez has 103 million followers — 10 million more than the celebrity in the second place. (Sorry, Swift!)