The race to five-million followers on Instagram among three top Vietnamese idols: Sơn Tùng M-TP, Chi Pu, and Ngọc Trinh has been keeping netizens in suspense. But there is a clear winner to be announced!
(Ngoc Trinh’s airport fashion)
A few days ago, Sơn Tùng M-TP was in first place, however, either Ngọc Trinh or Chi Pu could have easily overtaken him with their enticing photos.
Apart from marking their reputation by making top-notch music products and YouTube videos, many Vietnamese idols continue to amaze the public with their tremendous influence on social media. Not only on Facebook, but the race to five-million followers on Instagram also caused days of sensation in Vietnamese showbiz during the pandemic.Sơn Tùng M-TP dominated over the other two idols with 4.9M followers on Instagram while Chi Pu was at 4.646M, and Ngọc Trinh at 4.620M.
Chi Pu (left) and Ngoc Trinh (right)
We can see that at the time Ngọc Trinh’s Instagram reached 4.0M following and it took much less time than Sơn Tùng M-TP’s to rise to 4.5M followers. Specifically, Sơn Tùng M-TP reached 4M followers in February 2020. Since then, he has added 900,000 followers, therefore, his Instagram rose around 180,000 people on average per month. Meanwhile, Chi Pu also touched the number 4M in the first half of March 2020 and adds 150,000 followers per month.
Notably, the statistics shows that Ngọc Trinh gets about 167,000 new followers per month, standing just behind Sơn Tùng M-TP.
However, the race among the three idols is now over and the clear winner is Sơn Tùng M-TP who reached the five-million Instagram followers on July 11th.
His new music video “Có Chắc Yêu Là Đây” which was released on July 5th could have been the reason why. The music video already gained over 46M YouTube views in just a few days of its release.
Son Tung M-TP’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sontungmtp/
Chi Pu’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chipupu/
Ngoc Trinh’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ngoctrinh89/