Despite series of mass shootings, natural disasters and countless se-xual harassment stories, 2017 has proven to be a busy year for celebrities on Instagram.
In February, Beyoncé set a new record for likes on the social media platform after she announced her pregnancy.
The post got more than 11 million likes, surpassing the record at the time: a shot of Selena Gomez drinking Coca-Cola, which earned more than six million likes.
Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo had the second most liked photo of the year – a picture celebrating the birth of his twins.
Here are the most-liked posts of 2017:
1. Beyonce’s pregnancy photo
2. The birth of Cristiano Ronaldo’s twins
3. Selena Gomez’s kidney transplant surgery
4. Beyonce’s unveiling of her twins
5. Cristiano Ronaldo’s unveiling of his twins
6. Selena Gomez and TheWeeknd’s hot romance
7. Selena Gomez and TheWeeknd
8. Cristiano Ronaldo with his family
9. Selena Gomez’s Vogue feature
Selena Gomez’s 25th birthday