Ariana Grande breaks Instagram record as she hits 200 million followers

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Ariana Grande has just broken a new record.

Hitting 200 million followers, the singer has become the most followed woman on Instagram, with Kylie Jenner in second place with 193 million and Selena Gomez in third with 191 million. Cristiano Ronaldo tops the list with 237 million followers, reports Good Morning America.

Lady Gaga took to the platform to congratulate Ariana ahead of the VMAs, where the two performed their hit Rain On Me. She wrote: "Condragulations to my friend @arianagrande for 200 million followers! You're a queen! Wear that crown!"

Compiled by Bashiera Parker
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