Nicki Minaj, Beyonce Make Top 10 On Highest-Paid Celebs On Instagram List + Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Dethrones Kylie Jenner Of The Number One Spot!
Fresh off of being named one Hollywood’s highest-paid actors of 2019 by Forbes magazine, former wrestler-turned-actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is headlining yet another list! With almost 200 million followers on Instagram, Dwayne Johnson has now been dubbed the highest-paid celebrity on Instagram in the world because he racks up over $1 million each time he posts to the popular social media outlet!
The 48-year-old founder of Teremana Tequila’s latest feat pushes the 22-year-old cosmetics entrepreneur Kylie Jenner to the number two spot on the list. The youngest sister of the Kim Kardashian-West, who is also named third on the list, currently has 186 million followers and makes $986,000 for her posts. Kylie Jenner‘s best known for her creation of Kylie Cosmetics, which started out in 2015 providing liquid lip gloss kits to its customers. The company has now branched out to offer a full array of makeup essentials including bronzer, sunscreen, and eyeshadow palettes.
Rapper and mom-to-be Nicki Minaj started the list at number 10 amidst announcing her pregnancy on Instagram to and sharing new photos of her baby bump with her 119 million followers. Known for her chart-topping solo and feature hits like “Starships,” “Super Bass,” and “Say So,” Nicki Minaj fans are avid supporters of the colorful, Grammy-nominated rapper and as a result of their likes and shares, she makes $625,000 for each of her IG posts.
Obviously, multi-faceted performer Beyonce is also part of this list and comes in right around the middle at spot number six. She currently has 150 million IG followers and follows no one! As we are all aware, Beyonce follows her own rules and shares posts whenever she wants, shocking the world when she does. The “Black Parade” singer racks up just under $775,000 for each of her unpredictable postings of herself, promotional posts of fellow performers like singer Kelly Rowland, her longtime friend and 1/3 of the group that brought them both notoriety, Destiny’s Child, and social awareness postings like her pleas for the support of justice in the cases of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, two African-Americans who were killed at the hands of police.
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