Top 10 Celebrities with the Most Twitter Followers

  @ibtimes on March 07 2011 2:04 PM
  • 1. Lady Gaga
    @ladygaga Followers: 8,627,513 Following: 144, 454 Joined: 36 months ago Reuters
  • 2. Justin Bieber
    @justinbieber Followers: 7,942,954 Following: 108,303 Joined 24 months ago Reuters
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  • 4. Barack Obama
    @BarackObama Followers: 6,868,420 Following: 702,061 Joined 49 months ago Reuters
  • Kim Kardashian
    Kim Kardashian Reuters
  • 6. Ashton Kutcher
    @aplusk Followers: 6,416,801 Following: 618 Joined: 31 months ago Reuters
  • 7. Ellen Degeneres
    @TheEllenShow Followers: 6,416,801 Following: 48,893 Joined 31 months ago Reuters
  • 8. Katy Perry
    @katyperry Followers: 6,96,299 Following: 69 Joined 25 months ago Reuters
  • 9.  Taylor Swift
    @taylorswift13 Followers: 5,518,657 Following: 53 Joined 27 months ago Reuters
  • 10. Oprah Winfrey
    @oprah Followers: 5,269,529 Following: 22 Joined 26 months ago Reuters
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Celebrities have been dominating Twitter for a while now. Just recently Charlie Sheen reached 2 million followers after only being a part of the social networking site for less than a week. While he's hit a definite milestone, he still trails behind a number of celebrities including Ashton Kutcher, Britney Spears and Lady Gaga. Sheen has ways to go to reach the 8 million-plus mark that the top celebrities hold.

All the celebrities on this list have a verified account, meaning Twitter has verified it's actually the celebrity, or someone on the celebrity's team, tweeting. Here's the list of the top 10 celebrities with the most Twitter followers.

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