Contributed by Megan Richard
From Disney Channel star to superstar, Selena Gomez is one of today's most well-known celebrities, with the social media platform to prove it.
Selena Gomez is an American singer, actress, and producer. She first gained recognition in children’s television – in Barney & Friends and then in Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place.
She initially gained musical success with the band, Selena Gomez & the Scene, with three albums making the US Billboard 200. She has continued with solo success, earning seven top-ten entries on the US Billboard Hot 100. In 2017, Billboard reported that she had sold over 7 million albums and 22 million singles worldwide.
Gomez has continued to mix in acting with her music career and has appeared in multiple movies, as well as her music videos.
She was the most followed Instagrammer in the world before being surpassed by footballer Cristiano Ronaldo in late October 2018, ignoring the Instagram demonstration account.
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