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Ariana Grande becomes first woman to hit 200 million followers on Instagram

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is currently the most-followed person on Instagram, with 237 million.

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Ariana Grande has become the first woman ever to hit 200 million followers on Instagram.


The new milestone comes after Ariana dethroned Selena Gomez last year as the most-followed woman on Instagram. Back then, she surpassed Selena’s 146,267,801 followers by about 20,000.

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Lady Gaga, who performed “Rain on Me” with Ariana at the MTV VMAs Sunday night, took to s social media to offer her congrats to Ari.

“Congratulations to my friend @arianagrande for 200 million followers!” she wrote on Instagram. “You’re a queen! Wear that crown!”

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Currently, Kylie Jenner sits at second place with 193 million. While Selena is the third most-followed woman on Instagram with 190 million followers.

Katy Perry has 103 million followers, Taylor Swift has 140 million followers, Justin Bieber has 146 million and Beyonce has 153 million. Meanwhile, Lady Gaga has  43.4 million followers.

With 237 million followers, soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo is currently the most-followed person on Instagram.

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