Here Are The 10 Most Liked Instagram Photos Ever

22 January 2020, 10:12 | Updated: 22 January 2020, 10:16

Nicky Idika

By Nicky Idika

Instagram's most liked photos include snaps from the likes of Kylie Jenner, Jennifer Aniston and Cristiano Ronaldo. These stars are able to rake up millions of likes thanks to iconic baby pics, pregnancy announcements, and heartfelt dedications. So, which celebrity photo holds the record for most likes on Instagram?

Instagram's ten most liked photos are a who's who of mega famous stars, their offspring, and their lux lives. Whether it's a pregnancy announcement that rakes up millions of likes, or a celeb sharing their most intimate moments with the world, fans seem to love it when famous people get personal on Instagram.

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Celebrities....they're just like us. Especially when their most liked Instagram photos are photos taken of their babies, engagement announcements, or big career moves. The likes of Kylie Jenner, Cristiano Ronaldo and Justin Bieber can get millions of Instagram likes in their sleep. Here's who currently holds the top 10 most liked Instagram photos of all time - as of January 2019.

These are the most liked Instagram photos of all time
These are the most liked Instagram photos of all time. Picture: @kyliejenner via Instagram, @jenniferaniston via Instagram

1) An egg - 54.2 million likes

Kylie Jenner's reign as the number one most liked picture came to an end on January 14th after an egg absolutely obliterated her previous record. A picture of an egg, uploaded on Jan 4 2019, from an account called world_record_egg has now surpassed 54 million links on Instagram, becoming the most liked picture BY MILES. The account also has 7.2m followers (at time of writing).

2) Kylie Jenner's first picture of her daughter Stormi Webster - 18.6 million likes

How many people can say that the first photo of them ever put online got nearly 20 million likes? Stormi Webster was born on February 1, and her introduction to the world just 5 days later quickly climbed to the top of the 'most liked Instagram photos of all time' list. It's reign lasted almost one whole year before being knocked off the top spot by a random picture of an egg. Justice for Stormi.

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stormi webster 👼🏽

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3) XXXTentacion's final image posted before his death - 18.2 million likes

The image, captioned "LOVE IS WAR", was posted almost a month before he was killed. It is also the only picture on his account.

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4) Tentree's pledge to plant trees for every like on the post - 15.6 million likes

A simple text post that promises to plant 500k trees in Indonesia as a result of Instagram users liking the post has risen to the fourth spot on the list.

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5) Jennifer Aniston's Friends reunion group picture - 15.6 million likes

Jennifer Aniston joined Instagram in October 2019 and proceeded to completely break the platform in the process. She broke a record when she set the time for the fastest IG account to reach 1 million followers at a smooth five hours and 16 minutes. Another photo of her, Courteney Cox and Lisa Kudrow gained almost 10 million likes in 10 days.

6) The Rock's photo of his wedding to Lauren Hashian - 14.6 million likes

The Rock shared two stunning photos of him and his wife after their Hawaiian wedding, which quickly garnered a lot of congratulatory messages from fans. The post also has 180k comments.

7) Selena Gomez's picture of her and her friends - 14.5 million likes

The fifth most followed account on the platform, this is now Selena's most liked picture.

8) Selena Gomez's photo of herself in Florence, Italy - 14.5 million likes

Selena shared a stunning photo of herself in Florence, alongside the caption "Me, Italy -trying desperately to look like a Fellini film"

9) Kylie Jenner's picture of her and Travis Scott posing for Playboy - 14 million likes

Before they broke up, Kylie and Travis shot a spicy little cover story for Playboy. This picture of Kylie standing completely naked in Travis' arms is the most liked from that series of photos.

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When Houston meets LA .. 💛 @playboy #ComingSoon

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10) Kylie Jenner's superhero family photo - 13.7 million likes

In April 2019, Kylie shared an image of Travis Scott dressed as Iron Man, her dressed as Captain Marvel and Stormi dressed as a tiny Baby Thor celebrating Travis' birthday.

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happy end game everyone

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So there's the top 10, but what about the top 20? Here are the rest of the most liked photos on Instagram.

11) Kylie Jenner's video of Stormi snowboarding for the first time - 13.4 million likes

12) Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin's engagement photos - 13.4 million likes

13) Kylie Jenner's birthday post for Travis Scott - 13.3 million likes

14) Tom Holland's reunion with Robert Downey Jr. whilst on a hike - 13.3 million likes

15) Kylie Jenner's second photo ever of Stormi Webster - 13.0 million likes

16) Kylie Jenner's photo of Stormi dressed as her from the Met Gala for Halloween - 12.8 million likes

17) Ariana Grande's photo of Mac Miller posted shortly after his death - 12.8 million likes

18) Cristiano Ronaldo's Christmas family portrait - 12.8 million likes

19) World Record Egg with a tiny crack in it - 12.6 million likes

20) Billie Eilish's Hawaiian vacation photos - 12.6 million likes