List of most-liked Instagram posts

Technology
12 hours ago
8
4
2
Avatar
Author
Albert Flores

This list contains the top 20 posts with the most likes on the photo and video-sharing social networking service Instagram. The most-liked post on Instagram is a photo of an egg, which has been liked by over 56 million different accounts as of June 2022. The post is also the most-liked internet post of all time of any website. The like function has been removed in certain countries, such as Australia, in a trial to reduce the negative effects of "competition" on the platform.

Current record

On January 4, 2019, the account @world_record_egg posted a photo of an egg with the specific purpose of surpassing the then most-liked Instagram post, a picture of Kylie Jenner's daughter with 18. 6 million likes. +more The photo of the egg was originally taken by Serghei Platanov, who then posted it to Shutterstock on June 23, 2015, with the title "eggs isolated on white background. " The creator of the @world_record_egg account was Chris Godfrey, an advertising creative, and his friends CJ Brown and Alissa Khan-Whelan.

On January 14, 2019, the egg post became the most-liked post on Instagram, to which the egg's account owner wrote "This is madness. What a time to be alive. +more" Kylie Jenner, responded with a video on Instagram of her cracking an egg open with the caption: "Take that little egg. " The egg's original photographer was surprised by his photo's popularity, writing, "Egg is just an egg. ".

Top 20 posts

The following table lists the top 20 most-liked posts on Instagram.

Six accounts have more than one of the most-liked posts in the top 20: Cristiano Ronaldo has four, Lionel Messi has three, and Billie Eilish, Kylie Jenner, Tom Holland and Georgina Rodríguez have two.

RankAccount nameOwnerPost descriptionPostLikes (millions)Date posted (UTC)
1Chris GodfreyPhoto of an egg[https://www. instagram. +morecom/p/BsOGulcndj-/]56. 0
2Cristiano Ronaldo Georgina RodríguezTheir twins pregnancy announcement[https://www. instagram. com/p/CVk29cSI-2E/]32. 6
3Final post before his death[https://www. instagram. com/p/Bi-hISIghYe/]30. 1
4Ariana GrandePhotos from her wedding with Dalton Gomez[https://www. instagram. com/p/CPV4KYBFTHX/]26. 4
5{{sortname|Zendaya
} | Happy birthday post to Tom Holland | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CeRFBGPrNq8/] | style="text-align:center;" | 25. 4 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 6 | | Kylie Jenner | Second pregnancy announcement | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CTieyGYpYdi/] | style="text-align:center;" | 24. 8 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 7 | | Tom Holland | Recreating the famous Spider-Man meme with Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CaUsPbUquKV/] | style="text-align:center;" | 24. 6 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 8 | | Kylie Jenner | Photo of her daughter with her newborn brother | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CZp7xP-P7lM/] | style="text-align:center;" | 22. 9 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 9 | | Billie Eilish | Reveal of her blonde hair | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CMhvKMvF3HR/] | style="text-align:center;" | 22. 7 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 10 | | Lionel Messi | First post after signing with PSG | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CScQpP_sNsF/] | style="text-align:center;" | 21. 9 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 11 | | Lionel Messi | Photo with the Copa América trophy | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CRLJN-or7DE/] | style="text-align:center;" | 21. 8 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 12 | | Billie Eilish | Vogue photoshoot | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/COYGtQJFCGV/] | style="text-align:center;" | 21. 7 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 13 | | Lionel Messi | Post announcing his departure from FC Barcelona during a press conference | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CSUY2lisL5K/] | style="text-align:center;" | 21. 0 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 14 | | Cristiano Ronaldo | Photo of him with his newborn daughter | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/Cc-IQ6OrDHL/] | style="text-align:center;" | 20. 8 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 15 | | Tom Holland | Happy birthday post to Zendaya | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CTRzVkrq2wN/] | style="text-align:center;" | 20. 4 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 16 | | dab=singer | Photos of his dog Yeontan | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CXLB_e8LPGU/] | style="text-align:center;" | 20. 3 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 17 | | Khaby Lame | Reel with Brazil shirt interacting with young boy | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CaXfPfiATd_/] | style="text-align:center;" | 20. 2 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 18 | | Cristiano Ronaldo | Photo with his son | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/p/CZWmkSMgpE4/] | style="text-align:center;" | 20. 0 | style="text-align:right;" | |- | style="text-align:center;" | 19 |.

| Cristiano Ronaldo Georgina Rodríguez | Photo of family welcoming home their new baby girl | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. +morecom/p/CcoCpceL1LA/] | style="text-align:center;" | 19. 9 | style="text-align:right;" | April 21, 2022 |- | style="text-align:center;" | 20 | | Mermaid Montana | Interacting with young girl | style="text-align:center;" | [https://www. instagram. com/reel/CSt2cPugyNn/] | style="text-align:center;" | 19. 7 | style="text-align:right;" | |- ! colspan="7" style="text-align:center; font-size:8pt;"| |}.

Historical most-liked posts

The following table lists the last ten posts that were once the most-liked post on Instagram, with the number of likes as they were when the top spot was reached.

Account nameOwnerPost descriptionPostDate posted (UTC)Date achievedDays held
Chris GodfreyPhoto of an egg[url=https://www. instagram. +morecom/p/BsOGulcndj-/] [/url]18. 3text-align:center;" | [url=https://www. instagram. com/p/Be3rTNplCHf/] [/url]
{{sortname|Beyoncé
} | Pregnancy announcement | style="text-align:center;" | [url=https://www. instagram. com/p/BP-rXUGBPJa/].

[/url] | style="text-align:center;" | 6. 3 | style="text-align:right;" | | style="text-align:right;"| | style="text-align:center;" | |- | |Selena Gomez |Coca-Cola advertisement | style="text-align:center;" -|[url=https://www. +moreinstagram. com/p/BHF4NdhhOmc/].

[/url] | style="text-align:center;" | 3. 7 | style="text-align:right;" | | style="text-align:right;"| | style="text-align:center;" | |- | | Justin Bieber | Kiss with Selena Gomez | style="text-align:center;" | [url=https://www. +moreinstagram. com/p/BDJwd9XAvho/].

[/url] | style="text-align:center;" | 3. 5 | style="text-align:right;" | | style="text-align:right;"| | style="text-align:center;" | |- | | Kendall Jenner | Heart-shaped hairdo | style="text-align:center;" | [url=https://www. +moreinstagram. com/p/3H0-Yqjo7u/].

[/url] | style="text-align:center;" | 3. 5 | style="text-align:right;" | | style="text-align:right;"| | style="text-align:center;" | |- | | Kim Kardashian | Wedding kiss with Kanye West | style="text-align:center;" | [url=https://www. +moreinstagram. com/p/ogSSO6uS9C/].

[/url] | style="text-align:center;" | 1. 9 | style="text-align:right;" | | style="text-align:right;"| | style="text-align:center;" | |- | | Justin Bieber | Hug with Selena Gomez | style="text-align:center;" | [url=https://www. +moreinstagram. com/p/ivU7U4gvo1/].

[/url] | style="text-align:center;" | 1. 5 | style="text-align:right;" | | | style="text-align:center;" | ~ |- | |Justin Bieber | Post with Will Smith | style="text-align:center;" | [url=https://www. +moreinstagram. com/p/dAu7UPgvn0/].

[/url] | style="text-align:center;" | 1. 4 | style="text-align:right;" | | | style="text-align:center;" | ~ |- | |Justin Bieber | Post with his siblings | style="text-align:center;" | [url=https://www. +moreinstagram. com/p/ckl6t/].

[/url] | style="text-align:center;" | 0.06 | style="text-align:right;" | | | |- ! colspan="8" style="text-align:center; font-size:8pt;" | |}

5 min read
Share this post:
Like it 8

Leave a Comment

Please, enter your name.
Please, provide a valid email address.
Please, enter your comment.
Enjoy this post? Join Eduo
Don’t forget to share it
Top