Games of the Verified

Step down Cristiano Ronaldo and hand over the crown, Ariana Grande is here to sit on her throne, she currently has the most followers on Instagram.

If Game of Thrones was based in 2019, then Instagram would be the throne and celebrities are battling for the title of “the most followed person on Instagram”.

It all started back in 2015 when Kim Kardashian was chilling on the throne with 44.1 Million followers. Then in 2015, she was quickly dethroned by Taylor Swift with 45.6 million followers. Taylor’s bestie, Selena Gomez came in hard to claim the throne with 69.5 million followers in 2016, she was known as the reigning queen for holding onto the throne for almost 2 years. 

The Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, rushed in and free kicked Selena off the throne, with 144.3 million followers in 2018. He was then the first Instagram King.

Today the ‘Breakup with your Girlfriend’ singer Ariana Grande took back the throne, and is currently the queen of Instagram, but she should look out and keep her guards up. Just like Game of Thrones someone is always coming for the crown. You know nothing Ariana Grande!