Agence France-PresseNovember 4, 2013 12:48
Pop star Katy Perry has overtaken Justin Bieber as the most followed person on Twitter.
The latest figures Monday showed 46,534,966 followers for the singer best known for hit songs such as "Teenage Dream," California Gurls," and "I Kissed a Girl."
That overtook the number of followers of the Canadian teen star, at 46,510,838.
Shea Bennett of the "All Twitter" news blog noticed the change at the top on Sunday and said Perry was now likely to be the first to get to 50 million.