List of most followed users on Twitter

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Katy Perry is the most followed user on Twitter, with 98 million followers, as of May 2017.

This list of most followed users on Twitter contains the top 50 accounts with the most followers on the social media platform Twitter.[1] As of May 23, 2017, the most followed user is Katy Perry, with 98 million followers.

Top users[edit]

The following table lists the top 50 most followed users on Twitter, with each total rounded to the nearest million followers, as well as the country of origin of each user.

Rank Account name Owner Country Followers
(millions)
Profession
1. @katyperry[2] Katy Perry  United States 99 Musician
2. @justinbieber[3] Justin Bieber  Canada 94
3. @BarackObama[4] Barack Obama  United States 88 Politician
4. @taylorswift13[5] Taylor Swift 84 Musician
5. @rihanna[6] Rihanna  Barbados 71
6. @YouTube[7] YouTube  United States 68 Website
7. @TheEllenShow[8] Ellen DeGeneres 67 Comedian
8. @ladygaga[9] Lady Gaga 66 Musician
9. @twitter[10] Twitter 61 Social media platform
10. @jtimberlake[11] Justin Timberlake 59 Musician
11. @britneyspears[12] Britney Spears 52
12. @Cristiano[13] Cristiano Ronaldo  Portugal 51 FA footballer
13. @KimKardashian[14] Kim Kardashian West  United States 51 Reality TV personality
14. @cnnbrk[15] CNN Breaking News 47 News Chanel
15. @selenagomez[16] Selena Gomez 47 Actor
16. @jimmyfallon[17] Jimmy Fallon 45 Comedian
17. @ArianaGrande[18] Ariana Grande 45 Musician
18. @shakira[19] Shakira  Colombia 44
19. @ddlovato[20] Demi Lovato  United States 43
20. @JLo[21] Jennifer Lopez 40 Businesswoman
21. @instagram[22] Instagram 40 Social Media app
22. @Oprah[23] Oprah Winfrey 36 Businesswoman
23. @nytimes[24] New York Times 35 Newspaper
24. @Drake[25] Drake  Canada 35 Rapper
25. @KingJames[26] LeBron James  United States 35 NBA player
26. @BillGates[27] Bill Gates 34 Businessman
27. @CNN[28] CNN 33 News Channel
28. @KevinHart4real[29] Kevin Hart 32 Comedian
29. @MileyCyrus[30] Miley Cyrus 32 Musician
30. @onedirection[31] One Direction  United Kingdom /  Ireland 32
31. @SportsCenter[32] SportsCenter  United States 31 Television Channel
32. @espn[33] ESPN 31
33. @BBCBreaking[34] BBC Breaking News  United Kingdom 30
34. @Harry_Styles[35] Harry Styles 30 Musician
35. @narendramodi[36] Narendra Modi  India 29 Politician
36. @LilTunechi[37] Lil Wayne  United States 29 Rapper
37. @wizkhalifa[38] Wiz Khalifa 29
38. @Pink[39] P!ink 29 Musician
39. @NiallOfficial[40] Niall Horan  Ireland 29
40. @BrunoMars[41] Bruno Mars  United States 29
41. @realDonaldTrump[42] Donald Trump 29 Businessman and Politician
42. @Adele[43] Adele  United Kingdom 29 Musician
43. @neymarjr[44] Neymar  Brazil 28 Football Association footballer
44. @kanyewest[45] Kanye West  United States 27 Rapper
45. @KAKA[46] Kaká  Brazil 26 Football Association footballer
46. @ActuallyNPH[47] Neil Patrick Harris  United States 26 Actor
47. @danieltosh[48] Daniel Tosh 26 Comedian
48. @SrBachchan[49] Amitabh Bachchan  India 26 Actor
49. @aliciakeys[50] Alicia Keys  United States 25 Musician
50. @NBA[51] National Basketball Association 25 Sports Business
As of March 20, 2017

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Twitter: Most Followers". Friend or Follow. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  2. ^ "@katyperry". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  3. ^ "@justinbieber". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  4. ^ "@BarackObama". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  5. ^ "@taylorswift13". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  6. ^ "@rihanna". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  7. ^ "@YouTube". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  8. ^ "@TheEllenShow". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  9. ^ "@ladygaga". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  10. ^ "@twitter". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  11. ^ "@jtimberlake". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  12. ^ "@britneyspears". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  13. ^ "@Cristiano". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  14. ^ "@KimKardashian". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  15. ^ "@cnnbrk". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  16. ^ "@selenagomez". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  17. ^ "@jimmyfallon". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  18. ^ "@ArianaGrande". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  19. ^ "@shakira". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  20. ^ "@ddlovato". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  21. ^ "@JLo". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  22. ^ "@instagram". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  23. ^ "@Oprah". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  24. ^ "@nytimes". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  25. ^ "@Drake". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  26. ^ "@KingJames". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  27. ^ "@BillGates". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  28. ^ "@CNN". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  29. ^ "@KevinHart4real". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  30. ^ "@MileyCyrus". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  31. ^ "@onedirection". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  32. ^ "@SportsCenter". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  33. ^ "@ESPN". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  34. ^ "@BBCBreaking". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  35. ^ "@Harry_Styles". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  36. ^ "@narendramodi". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  37. ^ "@LilTunechi". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  38. ^ "@wizkhalifa". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  39. ^ "@Pink". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  40. ^ "@NiallOfficial". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  41. ^ "@BrunoMars". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  42. ^ "@realDonaldTrump". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  43. ^ "@Adele". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  44. ^ "@neymarjr". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  45. ^ "@kanyewest". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  46. ^ "@KAKA". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  47. ^ "@ActuallyNPH". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  48. ^ "@danieltosh". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  49. ^ "@SrBachchan". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  50. ^ "@aliciakeys". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017. 
  51. ^ "@NBA". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2017.