Twitter has become one of the most popular social media among politicians, celebrities, and the general public. This is the best platform to analyze the trending topics going all around the world using the feature of “Hashtags”. There are many celebrities that use twitter as a medium to share information (news) with the general public. Let us have a look at the Top 10 Most Followed Twitter Accounts.
Top 10 Most Followed Twitter Accounts 2020:
1. Barack Obama
Followers: 121.4 Million
Barack Hussein Obama ll popularly known as Barack Obama stands at the first position in the list of Top 10 Most Followed Twitter Accounts. He was the 44th president of the United States and also the first African American person to hold the office of US President. He served for two tenures i.e from 2009 to 2017. His official Twitter handle is @BarackObama. He is the most followed person On Twitter with the total followers around 121.4 Million and he follows around 602k accounts. He started using Twitter on March 5th, 2007. His Twitter account has been hacked several times and was recently hacked on July 16, 2020.
2. Justin Bieber
Followers: 112.3 Million
Justin Drew Bieber, commonly popular as Justin Bieber was born on March 1, 1994. He is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and actor. Bieber is a Teen Idol, debuted in 2010 by releasing his album ‘‘My World 2.O” containing the hit single “Baby”.His official Twitter handle @Justinbieber.He has 112.3 million followers on his Twitter handle. He is the 7th most influential man on Twitter. He sparingly posts on Twitter.
3. Katy Perry
Followers: 108.4 Million
Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, popularly known as Katy Perry born on August 25, 1984, is an American singer, songwriter, and television judge. She gained popularity with her second album“ One of the boys” containing the song “I kissed a girl”, “Hot and Cold”. She has nine US Billboard “Hot 100” number one singles. Her official Twitter handle is @Katyperry. She is very active On Twitter handle & has around 108.4 million followers. She recently lost 2.8 million followers dropping 2.6% followers.
Followers: 98 Million
Robyn Rihanna Fenty is a Barbadian singer, songwriter, businesswoman, and actress who was born on February 20, 1988. She rose to fame with her third album “Good Girl Gone Bad”. Her official Twitter account is @rihanna has 98 million followers. She mostly posts about her makeup brand Fenty beauty.
5. Cristiano Ronaldo
Followers: 86.9 Million
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro GOIH ComM, known as Cristiano Ronaldo was born on 5th Feb, 1985 in Madeira. He is a Portuguese footballer and leads the Portugal national team. He played for several football clubs like Real Madrid, Manchester United and Juventus club. His official Twitter account @Cristiano has 86.9 million followers. He earns 868,606 dollars per tweet. He is the most followed sportsperson in the world on Twitter as well as on Instagram.
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6. Taylor Swift
Followers: 86.8 Million
Taylor Alison Swift, born in West Reading penny Sylvania on December 13, 1989, is an American singer, songwriter. Her official Twitter account @Taylorswift13 has around 86.8 million followers. She is the most influential person on Twitter.
7. Donald Trump
Followers: 85 Million
Donald John Trump is the current president of the United States born on June 14, 1946, in Queens, NewYork City. He was a businessman and TV artist before he contested for the US presidential election. He was sworn as the 45th president of the US on Jan 20, 2017. His official Twitter account @realDonaldTrump has 85 million followers. He is very active On Twitter and frequently posts about politicians, celebrities, private citizens on Daily News, and due to his tweets he has garnered many controversies.
8. Lady Gaga
Followers: 82 Million
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman born on March 28, 1986. She is popularly known as “Lady Gaga”. She won the Oscar for “shallow” from “a star is born” in the best original song category. Her official Twitter account @Ladygaga has 82 million followers.
9. Ellen DeGeneres
Followers: 80 Million
Ellen DeGeneres born on 26th Jan, 1958 in Louisiana, US is an American comedian, TV host, writer, producer. She was seen in two television shows, Ellen (1994 – 1998) and the Ellen show (2001- 2002). Her official Twitter account @EllenShow has 80 million followers. Her 2014 famous Oscar selfie tweet broke records for the most retweeted tweet on Twitter. Recently, she lost many followers on Twitter.
10. Ariana Grande
Followers: 76 Million
Ariana Grande- Butera is a 27 years old American singer, songwriter, actress born in Boca Raton, Florida. Ariana rose to fame with her single “put your hearts up”. She won the Grammy award. Her official Twitter account @ArianaGrande has 76 million followers. She is named in 100 most influential people in the world.