The photo was posted on 5 January with the caption: “Let’s set a world record together and get the most liked post on Instagram. [5] The photo of the egg was originally taken by Serghei Platanov, who then posted it to Shutterstock on June 23, 2015, with the title "eggs isolated on white background. Kylie Jenner’s birth announcement has been dethroned as the most-liked Instagram post. The following table lists the last eight posts that were once the most-liked post on Instagram, with the number of likes as they were when the top spot was reached. This isn’t the first time a food-related post took the throne with the most engagement on social media. All rights reserved, NONILO is the young and woke rockstar child of theAsianparent, Instagram's most-liked post ever is a picture of an egg. The following table lists the top 20 most-liked posts on Instagram. It’s easy! Step aside, Kylie Jenner, a new most-liked Instagram post has risen. The most-liked post on Instagram is a photo of an egg, which has been liked by over 55 million different accounts as of November 2020[update]. "[6], On January 14, 2019, the egg post became the most-liked post on Instagram, to which the egg's account owner wrote "This is madness. Our pick of the most delicious recipes, inspiring home design and creative DIY ideas, right to your inbox! Meanwhile, Kylie Jenner’s post, which is now Instagram’s second most-liked post, has been flooded with egg-related comments with the egg’s supporters commenting with an egg emoji or simply the word “Egg” on the said post. Especially when their most liked Instagram photos are photos taken of their babies, engagement announcements, or big career moves. Though since dethroned, Wilkerson ended up receiving chicken nuggets from the fast-food chain after getting his post retweeted over 3 million times. Step aside, Kylie Jenner, a new most-liked Instagram post has risen. [1] The post is also the most-liked internet post of all time of any website. Here's who currently holds the top 10 most liked Instagram photos of all time - as of February 2020. 9 Tasty Vegetarian Burgers To Try In Singapore, Sesame Street-themed pop-up cafe opens in Singapore, now til 29 December, Refresh by GrabFood helping you survive hot summer days and nights. Find out more about how we use your information in our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. This list contains the top 20 posts with the most likes on the photo and video-sharing social networking service Instagram. AOL is part of Verizon Media. There’s a website called In 2017, 16-year-old American Carter Wilkerson set a Twitter record for retweets — beating Ellen DeGeneres’ famous Oscars selfie — when he sent a tweet to Wendy’s asking for free nuggets for a year. Beating the current world record held by Kylie Jenner (18 million)! "[6], On February 3, 2019, the creator of the @world_record_egg account was revealed to be Chris Godfrey, an advertising creative, and his friends CJ Brown and Alissa Khan-Whelan.[10][11]. On January 4, 2019, Chris Godfrey posted the photo of an egg with the caption, “Let’s set a world record together and get the Three accounts have more than one of the most-liked posts in the top 20: Kylie Jenner has eight, while Selena Gomez and Cristiano Ronaldo have two each. We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. The post has since garnered over 24 million likes as of reporting and still growing. The photo was posted on 5 January with the caption: "Let’s set a world record together and get the most liked post on Instagram. On Sunday 12 January, a photo of an egg—yes, an egg—beat out Kylie Jenner's birth announcement as the most-liked post on the social media platform. 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