10 People Having Most Twitter Followers
Twitter is a micro-blogging site that is extremely popular with countless users across the globe. Almost every celebrity has an account on this social media platform to connect with fans, share pictures and updates from their personal life, and also to promote their current and upcoming work.
In the recent times, Twitter has become a common household name, thanks to the controversial fights and arguments that celebs indulge in on the platform. Since tweets can be seen publicly by the followers, no wonder that everything a celeb posts becomes news within nano seconds.
Listed here are 10 people having the most Twitter followers:
1. Katy Perry
An American singer, songwriter and actress, Katy Perry is one of the most successful female musicians in the world today. She has sold around 81 million singles so far and endorses brands such as Killer Queen, Purr and Meow! Currently, she is ranked No. 1 on Twitter with a little over 61 million followers.
2. Justin Bieber
Next on the list is the popular Canadian singer and songwriter, Justin Bieber, with 57,944,762 followers (and counting!) on Twitter. Bieber is not new to the social media. He was, in fact, discovered by his manager from his Youtube videos, and was then signed by RBMG and Island Records.
3. Barack Obama
The 44th and current President of the United States has fans all over the world. The first African-American to hold the office is known for being compassionate and smart. His ideologies have earned him infinite respect from people all across the globe. No wonder his Twitter account is ranked No. 3 with around 51 million followers.
4. Taylor Swift
Yet another great musician is on this list. This American singer-songwriter popular for narrative songs (which are mostly derived from her personal experiences) has been the youngest ever ‘Album of the Year’ Grammy Award winner. Her songs ‘Love Story’ and ‘Blank Space’ have been record-breaking hits, and people across the globe love her to bits! Her current follower count on Twitter is a little over 48.5 million.
5. Lady Gaga
‘Poker Face’, one of the most popular songs till date is sung by none other than Lady Gaga, who rose to popularity with her debut album ‘The Fame’ in 2008. An American singer, songwriter and actress, she is known for great songs, a crazy dressing sense and a dynamic stage presence. Currently, she has a little over 43 million followers on Twitter.