An egg has overtaken Kylie Jenner as most-liked Instagram post ever

Key Points
  • A picture of an egg has become the most-liked post in Instagram history.
  • The record had previously been held by reality TV star Kylie Jenner.

A photograph of an egg has overtaken Kylie Jenner as the holder of the most-liked post ever on Instagram.

The picture – from account @world_record_egg – currently has almost 25 million likes, beating Jenner's record 18 million likes on a post announcing the birth of her daughter Stormi last year. "Let's set a world record together and get the most like post on Instagram," the post read. "Beating current world record held by Kylie Jenner (18 million). We got this!"

The record-breaking picture was posted on January 4. The account itself has 2.5 million followers.