Katy Perry Hits 90M, Most Followed Person on Twitter
A lot of people have a lot of Twitter followers. But, until Friday (July 1) nobody had 90 million. Well, nobody except Katy Perry. The singer left Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift in the digital dust by reaching that milestone, which officially made her the most-followed person on Twitter on the entire planet and the first user to ever reach that lofty figure.
According to a release from Twitter announcing hte landmark, the top six expressions used to refer to Katy by her KatyCats in tweets are: [my] queen, beautiful, [the] best, better [than], amazing and [my] spirit animal. And you probably already knew it, but here are her five most re-tweeted tweets:
IF ONE DIRECTION DOESN'T PERFORM ON THE VMA'S I AM GONNA JUMP OFF THIS LEDGE— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) September 6, 2012
@NiallOfficial congratulations, you didn't let me down! xo— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) March 13, 2012
WE ARE BELIEBERS! http://t.co/pivBJmII— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) October 4, 2012
The new song Skyscraper by @ddlovato is pure perfection. Her voice is one of the BEST undiscovered beauties. Can't wait for the full record.— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) July 13, 2011
At press time, Bieber had 83.8 million followers and Swift was just behind at 79 million.