Katy Perry Is the First to Hit 50M Twitter Followers

Katy Perry Is the First to Hit 50M Twitter Followers

By Josh Wolford January 31, 2014

29-year-old singer Katy Perry is officially the first user in the history of Twitter to hit 50 million followers. According to data on Twitter Counter’s top 100, Perry currently sits at 50,022,000+ followers. By contrast, she’s only following 130 people. …

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