Lady Gaga has another title to add to her her ever growing list: most followed person on Twitter. On Saturday, Mother Monster surpassed the 20 million follow mark on the social networking service.
In August of 2010, Gaga first surpassed Britney Spears to be the most followed person on Twitter
Mashable reports that the top 5 most-followed people are all musicians.
While Lady Gaga is the reigning winner, Justin Bieber follows with 18 million followers while Katy Perry comes in third place with 15.7 million followers. Shakira and Rihanna are neck in neck with 14.5 million followers and 14.4 million followers respectively.
Twitter isn’t the only social media outlet Gaga is influential in. With 48.8 million fans on Facebook and in close to 830,000 circles on Google+, her authority as a taste maker continues to grow.
best night ever. watching bridal television with HAUS while my stylist burst into tears wishing he was there to style the brides. #NOBEADING
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) March 3, 2012
Listening to HAIR, singing into hairbrush. I think I forgot I’m a pop singer for 5 whole minutes + then remembered I GET TO TOUR THIS SHIZ!
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) February 22, 2012
Happy Valentine’s Day everyone. If you have someone special, give them a kiss. If you don’t, make a voodoo doll of your ex and cast spells.
— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) February 14, 2012
- Annie Reuter CBS Local