July 2, 2016


Katy Perry Is Officially the Most Followed Person on Twitter

Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images
Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images

Bow before the KatyCats: Of all the fandoms in all the world, they—and likely a few million or so who've committed to checking Katy Perry's tweets on the regular—have succeeded in making the pop star the most followed person on Twitter.

On July 1, Perry crossed over the 90 million mark. She holds a steady lead over Justin Bieber, who boasts 83.9 million followers on Twitter, and Taylor Swift, whose following clocks in at 79 million. The social media platform celebrated the milestone by slapping a bunch of emojis on Perry's picture, something she totally would've done herself had they not beat her to it, probably:

As for her first tweet as Twitter's most followed?

Never change, Katy. Follow her here and check out this recent interview with A$AP Ferg, in which he recounts that time she surprised him in the studio.