Katy Perry 'most popular person' on Twitter

New York, Nov 4 (ANI): Katy Perry has taken the lead by passing Justin Bieber to become the most popular person on Twitter.

The 29-year-old singer presently has 2,000 more followers than Bieber, The Verge reported.

With 40 million followers, Lady Gaga, who was previously the queen of twitter, holds the number 3 slot, followed by President Barack Obama at 39 million and Taylor Swift at 36 million.

According to USA Today, even though Perry tweets a lot less than Bieber but she admitted that being part of her strategy by saying that she feels she has learnt how to tame the social media dragon. (ANI)