Instagram is celebrating its fifth anniversary this year!
Launched in 2010 by San Francisco natives Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, Instagram has become one of the most widely-used social media networks in the world. Today, Instagram has more than 400 million users worldwide, and that includes some of your favorite K-Pop stars! Here’s a list of the top five most popular Instagram accounts of Korean celebrities.
5. EXO’s Sehun (@oohsehun)
The EXO magnae has over 4.5 million followers on his Instagram. This selca he posted on his birthday alone has over 872,000 likes.
4. EXO’s Baekhyun (@baekhyunee_exo)
Sehun’s fellow member Baekhyun just edges him out in number of followers with 4.6 million. He posted a selca during a promotion of EXO’s “Call Me Baby,” garnering much attention from his fans.
3. Girls’ Generation’s Taeyeon (@taeyeon_ss)
The leader of the mega-popular Girls’ Generation boasts 5 million followers and counting. Her selcas tend to rake in the likes.
2. EXO’s Chanyeol (@real__pcy)
Yet another member of EXO made the list, with over 5 million followers on his account. Earlier this year, a selca he posted with Seo Jun from “Superman Returns” earned just shy of 1 million likes.
1. BIGBANG’s G-Dragon (@xxxibgdrgn)
BIGBANG‘s G-Dragon topped the list with 6.1 million followers. He posted an adorable baby picture that garnered 551,000 likes and the delight of his followers.
Korean celebrities collectively have more than 150 million followers, and their posts have more than 20 billion likes and comments just since May of last year.
Who do you think should have made the list?