These are the celebrities that have the most followers on Twitter

Publish Date
Thursday, 1 June 2017, 1:35PM
Photo: Getty Images

Photo: Getty Images

We thought we knew who has the most followers on Twitter (Katy Perry) but as it turns out, many of those followers are FAKE. 

Yup, a Twitter Audit has revealed that a VERY significant portion of the top celebs' followers are fake (Donald Trump has 49% fake followers, while 68% of Katy Perry's are fake!) 

So which celebs have the most REAL followers? 

We've got the top 5 here and Katy's been knocked off the top post by her worst enemy...

#5 - Ariana Grande

Real Followers: 39,509,215

Official Ranking: 17th (46,481,429 followers)

Fake Followers: 15%


#4 - Kim Kardashian

Real Followers: 44,463,186

Official Ranking: 12th (52,932,364 followers)

Fake Followers: 16%


#3 - Ellen DeGeneres

Real Followers: 50,437,637

Official Ranking: 6th (69,092,654 followers)

Fake Followers: 27%


#2 - Barack Obama

Real Followers: 70,484,387

Official Ranking: 3rd (89,220,743 followers)

Fake Followers: 21%


#1 - Taylor Swift

Real Followers: 74,229,275

Official Ranking: 4th (84,351,449 followers)

Fake Followers: 12%


You can see all of the top 25 Twitter profiles with the most real followers here!


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