Instagram likes are almost as significant as the photo itself. If anything, you pick which picture to post, how to edit it and the perfect crop all based on what will get the most likes.
Instagram is a whole different ball game if you’re a celebrity. If you’re a celebrity getting a million or so likes on a post is nothing! Having a few million followers in considered low for them.
The real impressive Instagram milestone for celebrities is when you pass the 100 million followers mark and when your photo ends up on the top 10 most-liked Instagram photos ever list.
The most-liked photo used to be Beyonce‘s birth announcement, but ever since Kylie Jenner brought Stormi Webster into the world, the top 10 list has been shaken up. Selena Gomez, the most followed celebrity on the platform only has two photos in the top 10 now because of Jenner. Jenner has the most photos in the top 10 with a whopping four pictures.
Find out the top 10 most-liked Instagram photos ever below.
1. Kylie Jenner – Stormi’s name announcement
New mom Jenner announced her pregnancy and birth of her first-born on Instagram, so it’s only fitting that she also announced the name on Instagram as well. As of publishing, this photo has over 3 million likes more than the 2nd most-liked photo, which Jenner is also the owner of.
2. Kylie Jenner – First photo with Stormi
To celebrate Webster being 1 month old, Jenner posted the first full photo with her and her baby. You can see a glimpse of Webster’s face in the second shot, the first photo ever of her face. The first full selfie of Stormi was the second most liked photo, but Kylie has since deleted or archived all of her photos of Stormi.
3. Justin Bieber – Marriage announcement
4. Cristiano Ronaldo – Juventus announcement
After the 2018 World Cup Ronaldo took to Instagram to announce that he was taking his talents from Real Madrid to Juventus.
5. Cristiano Ronaldo – Child’s birth announcement
Ronaldo, the second-most followed celebrity on Instagram, announced the birth of his fourth child with this photo. Before Webster was born this was the most-liked photo ever, now it sits at the number four slot.
6. Beyonce – Pregnancy announcement
Beyonce announced she was pregnant with twins, Rumi and Sir Carter, on Instagram. When the photo was posted, it was the fastest liked photo ever.
7. Cristiano Ronald – Vacation photo
This photo of Ronaldo with his girlfriend and son on vacation takes the number six slot. It was the first photo he posted after Portugal got eliminated from the 2018 World Cup.
8. Selena Gomez – Kidney transplant
Gomez announced she had major surgery, a kidney transplant. Her best friend, Francia Raisa donated her a kidney. Gomez needed a new kidney because of her Lupus. She and Raisa have since spoken out about the surgery, the complications and how it strengthened their friendship.
9. Kylie Jenner – Birth and pregnancy announcement
As mentioned before Jenner announced she was pregnant and has already given birth to a baby girl on her social media. The photo gained so many likes because Jenner went MIA during her pregnancy and didn’t even confirm she was expecting until this post.
10. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson – First photo of his daughter
Johnson’s first photo of his newborn daughter Tiana Gia Johnson garnered over 10 million likes. It is only a few hundred likes short of Beyonce’s first photo of her twins.