Twitter is the 13th most popular website in the world and it commands huge attention worldwide. Celebrities use this website to stay connected to their fans, to promote their upcoming work and to build their online persona. This micro-blogging social media tool is now considered a platform to voice opinions. It serves as a yardstick for measuring the popularity of celebrities. So, let us take a look at the ten celebrities who have the most number of followers on Twitter.
Here The Buzz Lifes Presents 10 Most Followed Celebrities On Twitter’. This is based on the number of followers that these celebrities had as of May 2017. Please remember this list contains the accounts of real life people. Th official account of Twitter and YouTube also feature in the top ten list, coming in at number nine and six respectively with 61 million and 68 million followers. But, we have kept them out of the list and only kept real people on the list.
10. Cristiano Ronaldo (51 Million Followers) – @Cristiano
Kicking the list off at number ten with 51 million Twitter followers is Portuguese footballer player Cristiano Ronaldo. This 32-year-old Real Madrid attacker is the only sports person on this list. He is often regarded as one of the best footballers to have walked the planet of the earth so far and is Portugal’s most capped player of all time with over 130 caps.
9. Britney Spears (52 Million Followers) – @britneyspears
At number nine comes 35-year-old American singer, dancer and actor Britney Spears with 52 million followers. One of the biggest pop singers since 90s, Britney is truly a cultural icon. Rising from a teen star, she is one the best-selling music artists of all time with 240 million records sold worldwide. The “Princess Of The Pop” was named as the highest paid female musician of 2012 by Forbes.