Good News!!! Your favourite singer, “Ariana Grande”, became the queen of Instagram. Check out the details here.
Earlier this year Ariana Grande became the new queen of Instagram with the highest number of followers by crossing Selena Gomez. Grande is already a successful singer, songwriter, and actress who has 147.6 million followers on Instagram which is a tad bit higher than the previous throne bearer Gomez who isn’t far behind with 146.8 million followers. The 11th most followed Twitter account is also Grande with over 60 million followers.
Without further ado, let’s check out why Grande deserves to be on the top,
The youngest artist to headline ‘Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival’
Grande who is just 26 years old will become the youngest singer headlining the ‘Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival’ that will help in April 2019. While she is the youngest artist to be topping the festival, she is also the fourth female artist to be given this chance. Grande created headlines with this achievement.
Multiple number one debuts
Many artists create a great piece of art in Grande’s case music but only a few get to experience the feeling of being on top. Grande broke record charts and has reached the top by securing 3rd position among female artists with the greatest number of number one ranking debuts and is on the 5th position amongst all artists, following in line with Justin Bieber, Drake, Mariah Carrey, and Britney Spears.
Back to back record-breaking songs
Grande’s song ‘Thank you, Next’ that was released on November 2018 became the fastest video on Vevo to reach 100 million on Youtube. The video got Grande the moment any artist dearly waits for, the first number-one single in the US. The song also became the most streamed song by a female artist in a span of 24 hours with approx. 9.6 million streams. She proved she deserved the recognition when her own next song ‘7 Rings’ surpassed her own record with 15 million streams in the short span.
Not 1, not 2 but all top 3 spots on Billboard
If all the accolades were not enough to impress you, this one surely will. Grande became the first solo artist with her 3 songs ‘7 Rings’, ‘Break up with your Girlfriend’, and ‘Thank you, next’ securing the number 1, 2, and 3 spots respectively on the Billboard Hot 100. The second artist over all these years, next in line to The Beatles who have been on the throne since 1964 with 5 songs on the top.