As we wind down and reflect on the year that was, we’ve taken a look at the stars that managed to generate the most amount of love on Instagram.
And there is a few surprises in this top 10.
Surprisingly no Kardashians made the top 10, although a Jenner has earned a spot with a popular post.
Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish and Tom Holland made the list, with two pregnancy announcements making the top three.
Here’s the list of 2021’s most liked celebrity Instagram posts.
9. Mermaid Montana — Iron Shore Mermaid (August 18 – 20.2 million likes)
8. Lionel Messi — post announcing his departure from Barcelona during a press conference (August 8 – 21.2 million likes)
7. Lionel Messi — photo with the Copa América trophy (July 11 – 22 million likes)
6. Billie Eilish — Vogue photoshoot (May 2 – 22.1 million likes)
5. Lionel Messi — First post after signing with Paris Saint-Germain F.C. (August 11 – 22.1 million likes)
4. Billie Eilish — blonde hair reveal (March 17 – 23 million likes)