Most-Liked Instagram Posts Of 2017: Beyoncé Has #1 Photo [SLIDESHOW]
303991With just one month left in 2017, Beyoncé has taken the honor of the most-liked Instagram post of the year.
MOST-LIKED INSTAGRAM POSTS OF 2017
Her photo announcing her pregnancy in style received 11.1 million likes on the social media app. The now iconic photo saw the singer in a veil and bra exposing his baby bump underneath a wreath of flowers. Posted on Feb. 1, the caption read, “We would like to share our love and happiness. We have been blessed two times over. We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two, and we thank you for your well wishes. – The Carters.”
Beyoncé also took the crown for the third-most liked Insta photo of 2017, which is her follow up picture of herself holding her month-old twins by the same flower wreath, apparently overlooking the ocean. This photo got 10.2 million likes.
Number two goes to soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo, with a photo of himself and his son by his girlfriend’s side as she holds their newborn daughter, Alana Martina in her hospital bed. His photo got 11 million likes. The theme of children, childbirth, and hospitals stays constant in the top 5-liked Insta pics.
Number four belongs to Selena Gomez with 10.3 million likes. In it, she appears in a hospital bed beside a friend, and her caption explains that her best friend Raisa donated her kidney to the singer to help with combat her Lupus. The fifth most-liked photo goes back to Ronaldo, as he is pictured holding his newborn adopted twins.
I’m very aware some of my fans had noticed I was laying low for part of the summer and questioning why I wasn’t promoting my new music, which I was extremely proud of. So I found out I needed to get a kidney transplant due to my Lupus and was recovering. It was what I needed to do for my overall health. I honestly look forward to sharing with you, soon my journey through these past several months as I have always wanted to do with you. Until then I want to publicly thank my family and incredible team of doctors for everything they have done for me prior to and post-surgery. And finally, there aren’t words to describe how I can possibly thank my beautiful friend Francia Raisa. She gave me the ultimate gift and sacrifice by donating her kidney to me. I am incredibly blessed. I love you so much sis. Lupus continues to be very misunderstood but progress is being made. For more information regarding Lupus please go to the Lupus Research Alliance website: www.lupusresearch.org/ -by grace through faith
Gomez is responsible for four of the remaining five top-10 most-liked Instagram posts of the year. For number six and seven, the singer is pictured with boyfriend The Weeknd. Number nine goes to a picture of herself in a bikini on a bicycle, while number 10 goes to a photo of herself with cakes and balloons on her 25th birthday. The eighth most-liked photo comes back to Ronaldo, with a picture of himself, his son, his girlfriend, and his twins sitting on a couch together.