Ariana Grande Makes Instagram History, Becomes First Woman To Hit 200 Million Followers
Popstar Ariana Grande is steadily raising her oomph quotient. Fans love her experimental fashion avatars and now the popstar has become the first woman to have crossed 200 million followers on Instagram.
The 27-year-old musician was back at No. 1 position on the Hot 100 in June this year with her latest hit Rain on Me, a collaboration with fellow pop superstar Lady Gaga, Forbes reported. Her social media popularity was no surprise since Grande is followed by prominent personalities, including reality TV star-entrepreneur Kylie Jenner and singer-actor Selena Gomez with 193 and 190 million followers, respectively.
Her friend Gaga also took to Instagram and congratulated Grande on achieving the milestone. “You’re a queen! Wear that crown!” Gaga praised the singer.
Check out Gaga’s post here:
The duo performed their hit single at the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards held on Sunday and won the award for best collaboration. “Ariana and I really connected through this song,” Gaga said, while accepting the award, the People reported.
What You Should Know
- Ariana Grande becomes the first female star to cross 200 million followers on Instagram.
- The musician’s latest song Rain On Me is a massive hit.
- Ariana Grande is back at No. 1 on the Hot 100 in June.
Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo was the first celebrity to achieve this feat on the social media platform. He currently has a total of 237 million followers, TOI reported. Following their footstep is Selena Gomez with 190 million followers on the app.
Grande has been very social after her VMAs victory. She has been sharing some behind the scene shots, including one featuring her boyfriend Dalton Gomez. Her bold outfits grab eyeballs and every time she drops a photo on social media.
Ariana Grande net worth
She’s the top-earning female pop star of 2020, according to Forbes. Grande starred in a Nickelodeon show, scored multiple chart-topping hits, won a Grammy, and achieved multiple Guinness World Records. According to Forbes and its latest annual list of highest-earning celebrities, Grande is placed in 17th position. The Thank U, Next singer Grande earned $72 million between June 2019 and May 2020. Her Sweetener World Tour grossed $146 million in 2019, Forbes noted. Grande has an estimated net worth of $100 million.