Instagram is one of the top social media platform choices that people like to use, so it’s only natural that many Malaysian celebs would use the app to connect with their fans.
According to a report by Kantar TNS, Malaysians are the most active Instagrammers in Asia Pacific where 49% Malaysians use the app.
With close to 1 billion “active” users globally as reported in Statista, Instagram is in a prime position to power the future of social media.
Here, we take a look at the top 4 Instagram users in Malaysia who have more than 5 million followers on Instagram.
1Siti Nurhaliza – 6m
Popular Malaysian singer Siti Nurhaliza recently became the most followed Malaysian on Instagram with more than 6 million followers. The 40-year-old songstress dethroned previous record-holder, actress-entrepreneur Neelofa.
2Neelofa – 6m
Actress-turned-businesswoman Neelofa held the record for most Instagram followers since 2017. She was recently overtaken by singer Siti Nurhaliza. The 29-year-old entrepreneur hit the 6 million mark, 1 week after Siti’s achievement.
3Nora Danish – 5.7m
Before Neelofa, actress Nora Danish was the queen of Malaysian Instagram from 2014 until mid 2017. She now has 5.7 million followers on the social media platform. Nora sometimes help her followers promote their business on her Instagram.
4Zizan Razak – 5.6m
Actor and comedian Zizan Razak is the only local male celeb with more than 5 million Instagram followers. The 34-year-old who is also a host and singer achieved fame via reality show “Raja Lawak”. Zizan has more than 5.6 million followers on Instagram.
Though the following celebs have less than 5 million followers, we believe that they will be achieving hitting the numbers very soon.
- Scha Alyahya – 4.7m
- Hanis Zalikha – 4.6m
- Fazura – 4.4m