Katy Perry has been one of the, if not the, most followed celebrity on Twitter, but is not only the most followed celebrity, but the most followed person ever, on the social media website.
Back in 2016, she topped the list with 94.5 million followers, which was 4.3 million above second-place (Justin Bieber). Never leaving first place, now she’s the first person to hit 100 million followers. At the time of this writing actually, she has 100,140,561. To be exact.
She joined in 2009, which was apparently early compared to most celebrities. I suppose she saw the value of social media. Her more popular tweets are usually ones in support of other celebrities (Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato, etc), with two of her more popular ones being her “request” to have One Direction play at the MTV VMAs in 2012:
And a more recent super-popular tweet of hers: