Twitter is a well-known social media platform that allows people to broadcast their daily short burst messages to their followers. Whether one talks about actors or politicians, people belonging to each profession have their account on this platform and they exchange their thoughts and communicate with their Twitter followers frequently through this portal. If you look at the accounts of celebrities that have the most number of Twitter followers, then you will find mostly musicians and actors. Here is a list of top 5 celebrities that have the maximum number of active Twitter followers.

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top 5 Twitter followers
  1. Katy Perry: Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, popularly known as Katy Perry has over 107 million followers on Twitter. This insanely popular American singer and copywriter has managed to win millions of hearts with her magical voice and this is evident from the number of followers on her account. Her official Twitter account has the name “@katyperry” and you can found other Twitter accounts as well that share updates related to this famous singer. @Katyspics is one such official account where you can get all the updates related to this musical star.

  2. Justin Bieber: The list of people having the most followers on Twitter will always remain incomplete without the name of the young music sensation Justin Bieber in it. Having his account named “@justinbieber” on Twitter; he has around 140 million followers, which makes him the second most followed celebrity on Twitter. You can also stay updated with news related to Justin Bieber, through his other official accounts being handled by his crew. @TheJBCrewdotcom” is the account to be followed for updates and news.

  3. Barack Obama: Barack Obama, the former president of the United States is undoubtedly the most followed politician across the globe. There are over 98 million followers on his Twitter account and the number keeps on increasing on a regular basis. His official account is named “@BarackObama” on Twitter and is one of the most searched accounts on Twitter. His tweets are always engaging and one can find many likes, shares, and comments on his tweets within few minutes of being posted.

  4. Taylor Swift: This American singer and songwriter is not only beautiful but is also blessed with an enticing voice. She has over 86 million followers on Twitter and her popularity is constantly increasing her follower’s list by a considerable figure. You can follow her on her official Twitter account named “@taylorswift13” and also follow her official account named “@TSwiftNZ” for staying updated of every news and event related to this music star. The second one is maintained by her team.

  5. Rihanna: Last one in the list is Rihanna, the much-popular Barbadian singer, songwriter, and actress. This famous musician has over 84 million followers on her official Twitter account named “@rihanna”. Rihanna is a frequent user of this social media platform and keeps updating her fans about her upcoming events and other significant details about her work life. You can always find millions of likes, shares, and comments on each tweet posted by this popular star.

Numbers say it all. According to the top 5 followed celebrities on Twitter in the year 2017, musicians had the year on their name. As 4 out of 5 most-followed accounts belong to musicians.