SEVENTEEN Celebrates Hitting 5 Million Instagram Followers With A Selfie Party

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Too much cuteness and good-looks, courtesy of SEVENTEEN!

SEVENTEEN reached a new milestone after its official Instagram account reached five million followers on May 9. Commemorating the event, the boy group uploaded a picture to the photo and video-sharing platform to thank their loyal Carats for helping them achieve such a feat.

But S.Coups, Jeonghan, Joshua, Jun, Hoshi, Wonwoo, Woozi, The8, Mingyu, DK, Vernon, and Dino went the extra mile to make sure their fans felt all the love and appreciation. A few hours after, the boys spoiled their followers with selfies on both Instagram and Twitter.

The “selfie party” commenced with photos of Mingyu, Jun, and Woozi, followed by Seungkwan, The8, and S.Coups. Jeonghan, Joshua, and Hoshi came next, before Wonwoo, Vernon, DK, and Dino wrapped up the party with theirs.

Carats filled the comment sections of the posts with approval for the beauty, courtesy of the members, that descended their timelines. In addition, some fans joined the boy group in the party by posting their selfies along with their favorite member’s photo using the hashtag #SELFIEPARTY.

As of 5 p.m. KST of May 10, SEVENTEEN’s Instagram account boasts 5,005,011 followers. It currently only follows eight accounts namely the members with public Instagram accounts and Pledis Entertainment’s CEO.

Among the 13 members of SEVENTEEN, only S.Coups, Joshua, Woozi, The8, Mingyu, Seungkwan, and Vernon have public accounts on the photo and video-sharing platform.

S.Coups, who is the most recent member to unveil his account, has more than 992,000 followers. Meanwhile, Joshua and Woozi have 2.1 million and 1.2 million followers, respectively. On the other hand, 97-liners The8 and Mingyu boast the highest follower count with 2.5 million for The8 and 3.3 million for Mingyu. Maknae line members Seungkwan and Vernon have 2 million and 1.8 million followers, respectively.

In related news, SEVENTEEN will open the fourth term recruitment for its fan club Carat from May 13 at 2 p.m. KST to June 7 at 11:59 p.m. KST. Moreover, the boys will come out with their first single in Japan titled “Happy Ending” on May 29.