List of most-followed Twitter accounts

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Katy Perry is the most followed user on Twitter, with over 107 million followers as of December 15, 2017.

This list contains the top 50 accounts with the most followers on the social media platform Twitter,[1] as of December 15, 2017, the most followed account is Katy Perry's, with over 107 million followers. Her account was also the first to exceed 100 million followers.[2]

Top accounts[edit]

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

Rank Account name Owner Followers
(millions)
Profession Country
1. @katyperry[3] Katy Perry 108 Musician  United States
2. @justinbieber[4] Justin Bieber 104  Canada
3. @BarackObama[5] Barack Obama 98 Former President of the United States  United States
4. @taylorswift13[6] Taylor Swift 86 Musician
5. @rihanna[7] Rihanna 84  Barbados
6. @TheEllenShow[8] Ellen DeGeneres 76 Comedian  United States
7. @ladygaga[9] Lady Gaga 75 Musician
8. @YouTube[10] YouTube 71 Social media platform
9. @Cristiano[11] Cristiano Ronaldo 66 Footballer  Portugal
10. @jtimberlake[12] Justin Timberlake 64 Musician and actor  United States
11. @twitter[13] Twitter 62 Social media platform
12. @KimKardashian[14] Kim Kardashian West 58 Reality TV personality
13. @britneyspears[15] Britney Spears 56 Musician
14. @ArianaGrande[16] Ariana Grande 56
15. @selenagomez[17] Selena Gomez 56 Musician and actress
16. @cnnbrk[18] CNN Breaking News 54 News
17. @ddlovato[19] Demi Lovato 53 Musician and actress
18. @jimmyfallon[20] Jimmy Fallon 50 Comedian
19. @shakira[21] Shakira 50 Musician  Colombia
20. @realDonaldTrump[22] Donald Trump 45 President of the United States  United States
21. @JLo[23] Jennifer Lopez 44 Musician and actress
22. @BillGates[24] Bill Gates 42 Businessman and philanthropist
23. @nytimes[25] The New York Times 41 Newspaper
24. @Oprah[26] Oprah Winfrey 40 Businesswoman
25. @KingJames[27] LeBron James 40 Basketball player
26. @instagram[28] Instagram 39 Social media platform
27. @BrunoMars[29] Bruno Mars 39 Musician
28. @CNN[30] CNN 39 Television channel
29. @MileyCyrus[31] Miley Cyrus 38 Musician and actress
30. @narendramodi[32] Narendra Modi 38 Prime Minister of India  India
31. @NiallOfficial[33] Niall Horan 37 Musician  Ireland
32. @Drake[34] Drake 37 Rapper  Canada
33. @BBCBreaking[35] BBC Breaking News 36 News  United Kingdom
34. @neymarjr[36] Neymar 36 Footballer  Brazil
35. @SportsCenter[37] SportsCenter 35 Television channel  United States
36. @KevinHart4real[38] Kevin Hart 35 Comedian
37. @espn[39] ESPN 34 Television channel
38. @LilTunechi[40] Lil Wayne 33 Rapper
39. @wizkhalifa[41] Wiz Khalifa 33
40. @SrBachchan[42] Amitabh Bachchan 32 Actor  India
41. @onedirection[43] One Direction 32 Band  United Kingdom /
 Ireland
42. @Pink[44] P!nk 32 Musician  United States
43. @Harry_Styles[45] Harry Styles 32  United Kingdom
44. @iamsrk[46] Shah Rukh Khan 31 Actor  India
45. @Louis_Tomlinson[47] Louis Tomlinson 31 Musician  United Kingdom
46. @LiamPayne[48] Liam Payne 30
47. @aliciakeys[49] Alicia Keys 30  United States
48. @KAKA[50] Kaká 29 Footballer  Brazil
49. @BeingSalmanKhan[51] Salman Khan 29 Actor  India
50. @Adele[52] Adele 29 Musician  United Kingdom
Last updated on December 15, 2017

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Twitter: Most Followers". Friend or Follow. Retrieved December 15, 2017. 
  2. ^ Cirisano, Tatiana (June 16, 2017). "Katy Perry Becomes First to Hit 100 Million Twitter Followers". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 30, 2017. 
  3. ^ "@katyperry". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  4. ^ "@justinbieber". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  5. ^ "@BarackObama". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  6. ^ "@taylorswift13". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  7. ^ "@rihanna". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  8. ^ "@TheEllenShow". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  9. ^ "@ladygaga". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  10. ^ "@YouTube". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  11. ^ "@Cristiano". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  12. ^ "@jtimberlake". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  13. ^ "@twitter". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  14. ^ "@KimKardashian". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  15. ^ "@britneyspears". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  16. ^ "@ArianaGrande". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  17. ^ "@selenagomez". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  18. ^ "@cnnbrk". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  19. ^ "@ddlovato". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  20. ^ "@jimmyfallon". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  21. ^ "@shakira". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  22. ^ "@realDonaldTrump". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  23. ^ "@JLo". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  24. ^ "@BillGates". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  25. ^ "@nytimes". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  26. ^ "@Oprah". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  27. ^ "@KingJames". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  28. ^ "@instagram". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  29. ^ "@BrunoMars". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  30. ^ "@CNN". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  31. ^ "@MileyCyrus". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  32. ^ "@narendramodi". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  33. ^ "@NiallOfficial". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  34. ^ "@Drake". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  35. ^ "@BBCBreaking". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  36. ^ "@neymarjr". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  37. ^ "@SportsCenter". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  38. ^ "@KevinHart4real". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  39. ^ "@ESPN". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  40. ^ "@LilTunechi". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  41. ^ "@wizkhalifa". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  42. ^ "@SrBachchan". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  43. ^ "@onedirection". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  44. ^ "@Pink". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  45. ^ "@Harry_Styles". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  46. ^ "@iamsrk". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  47. ^ "@Louis_Tomlinson". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  48. ^ "@LiamPayne". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  49. ^ "@aliciakeys". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  50. ^ "@KAKA". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  51. ^ "@BeingSalmanKhan". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017. 
  52. ^ "@Adele". Twitter. Retrieved December 7, 2017.