These are the top 10 Twitter profiles of 2017 with most followers

Published: 14th December 2017 03:03 PM  |   Last Updated: 15th December 2017 12:17 PM  

As the year 2017 comes to an end, here we look at the 10 accounts with the most followers on the social media platform Twitter. The women celebrities have the maximum followers as compared to men. Only three individual men have made it to the top ten list of 2017. The list is made as of 10th December 2017.
Katy Perry: The American pop star has an astonishing 107,495,197 number of followers on her Twitter account. She follows 206 people and she has tweeted 8,776 times. As of December 10, 2017, the most followed account is Katy Perry. Her account was also the first to exceed 100 million followers. (Image Courtesy Twitter @katyperry)
Justin Bieber: The Canadian singer has 104,370,530 followers. Justin is popular among the youth masses with his iconic and popular songs. He follows 317,232 number of people and he has tweeted of 15,485 times. (Image Courtesy Twitter @justinbiebe)
Barack Obama: The former President of US, Barack Obama has followers of 97,877,148. Obama is the only world leader to make it to top ten. The first black American President follows 626,103 and has tweeted 15,485 times. (Image Courtesy Twitter @BarackObama)
Taylor Swift: The popular singer, songwriter and a pop icon Taylor Swift has 85,795,140 followers. Taylor does't follow anyone, yes she follows zero people. So far Taylor has tweeted only 79 times. (Photo | AFP)
Rihanna: The bad girl pop singer, Rihanna has 84,216,955. The Fenty Beauty ambassador follows 1,126 and has tweeted 10,048 times so far. (Image Courtesy Twitter @rihanna)
Ellen DeGeneres: The TV talkshow celebrity and a comedian, Ellen DeGeneres has 76,412,771 followers. She follows 35,987 people and has tweeted 15,548 times. (Image Courtesy Twitter @TheEllenShow)
Lady Gaga: American singer Lady Gaga has bagged seventh position with 75,075,197 followers on her Twitter account. She currently follows 128,455 people and has tweeted 8,647 times. (Image Courtesy Twitter@ladygaga)
Youtube: The only organisation to join in the list of top ten is Youtube. It has 70,665,858 followers till date and follows 1,027 people and has tweeted 21,409 times so far. (Image Courtesy Twitter @YouTube)
Cristiano Ronaldo: The only sportstar to make it to the list of top ten is the legendary Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. The Real Madrid forward has 66,079,190 followers and himself follows 96 people. Ronaldo has tweeted 3,068 times. (Image Courtesy Twitter @Cristiano)
Justin Timberlake: Justin Timberlake, an American singer, actor has a follower of 64,384,777. He follows 254 number of people. Also he has tweeted 3,709 times till now. (Image Courtesy Twitter @jtimberlake)
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