Katy Perry becomes first to reach 100M Twitter followers

Pop star Katy Perry made social media history Friday, by becoming the first person in the world to reach 100M Twitter followers. Below are some of Perry’s most memorable tweets. What’s urs?—
@katyperry Watch out for the Regina George in sheep’s clothing…—

When you feelin yo self all night & then see that you’ve had quinoa in your teeth the whole time ??—

if she says sorry, sure!—

My intention for today is to be more kind & not always right because I can’t (& am not) always right but…I can always be kind. #LoveKaty https://t.co/Lpc1DSk4Kw—

Canadian pop star Justin Bieber is next behind Perry, with 96.8 million followers. Perry recently livestreamed her life for four days to help promote her latest album Witness. Twitter recognized the Chained to the Rhythm singer’s accomplishment Friday by posting a video montage containing some of her tweets. She also joined Ariana Grande and other well-known artists for the One Love Manchester benefit concert June 4. Perry, who broke onto the music scene with her 2008 single I Kissed A Girl, joined Twitter in 2009 and has sent out about 8,500 messages since. president Barack Obama with 90.9 million. In third place is former U.S. TOP 5 TWITTER ACCOUNTS WITH MOST FOLLOWERS:

Katy Perry @katyperry: 100 million followers
Justin Bieber @justinbieber: 96.8 million followers
Barack Obama @barackobama: 90.9 million followers
Taylor Swift @taylorswift: 85.1 million followers
Rihanna @rihanna: 74.1 million followers

It’s uncertain, however, how many accounts might be fake. “Thank you @Twitter, for always giving me an opportunity to have a voice!” the singer-songwriter tweeted Friday in response. Perry has more than triple the number of followers that President Donald Trump has and about 15 million more than superstar Taylor Swift. Thank you, @Twitter, for always giving me an opportunity to have a voice!