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Katy Perry now has 100 million Twitter followers, except not really

Tell Us Your Favourite Snack & We’ll Tell You Which Katy Perry Song You Are Katy Perry now has 100 million Twitter followers, except not really
Kayla Schwartz | 17 June, 2017, 01:46

JokesIt's no secret why Perry has amassed a 100 million Twitter followers: She's hilarious.

"It was truly remarkable to watch Katy share herself with the world and we admire her openness, honesty, and engagement with fans on YouTube throughout the entire 96-hour live stream".

Singer Katy Perry has become the first Twitter user to reach 100 million followers, Variety reported.

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The second most-followed on Twitter is Justin Bieber, who now boasts 96.7 million followers, and right behind them are Barack Obama (90.8 million), Taylor Swift (85.1 million) and Rihanna (74.1 million).

Not only did they commemorate the singer, but they also shared a compilation of all her most famous tweets over the years, with the very first one beginning in February of 2009. Apparently, the singer set a record on YouTube with her video for the song, "Bon Appetit", which fetched nearly 17 million viewers in 24 hours last month. Other hashtags inspired by the singer include #roar, #KatyCats, #Prism, #ChainedToTheRhythm, #Rise, and the most recent, inspired by her Twitter milestone, #LoveKaty, the Los Angeles Times reported. Digital Spy used the service TwitterAudit and found that of her 99.3 million followers at the time, only 32 percent were real.

There are many third-party platforms for analyzing the authenticity of Twitter followers out there. The pop superstar now has 8,000 tweets to her name.

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