On Thursday, Instagram deleted all inactive accounts and spam-bots, leaving many users with significantly fewer followers.
Celebrities were among the hardest hit.
Justin Bieber lost the most followers, with 3,538,228 followers now gone forever. Kim Kardashian came in second with 1,300,963 followers lost. Even accounts like National Geographic and the NBA weren’t safe from the rapture.
See how the top 20 celebrity losers rank below:
Some celebrities are making light of their losses:
Wait. IG gave me the followers of the girl that was impersonating me wen I created an IG. Now that I’m on they snatched dem shits bak. LMFAO
— NICKI MINAJ (@NICKIMINAJ) December 18, 2014
Them 500K ppl really thought they was following me tho. Yall played yall self.
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