The most followed Twitter accounts

the most followed twitter accounts

Ever wondered which accounts on Twitter have the most followers? As you might have guessed, Twitter’s top 10 most followed accounts are a group that includes celebrities (of various fields) and political figures. But which ones exactly? You’ll have to keep reading to find out!

Note: Our top 10 list of the most followed Twitter accounts only reflects the top 10 most followed active Twitter accounts. We did not include suspended or deleted Twitter accounts in our rankings. Our rankings below are based on Social Blade’s findings and on the most current follower counts listed on each Twitter account’s profile page, as of July 2022.

10. Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) — 77.4 million followers

Have you ever heard of Ranch Dressing soda? Now you have.

— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) July 22, 2022

@TheEllenShow is the Twitter account for comedian Ellen DeGeneres. DeGeneres was also the host of the long-running daytime talk show The Ellen DeGeneres Show (usually referred to as Ellen). DeGeneres’ popular talk show began in 2003 and ended with its final episode airing on May 26, 2022. DeGeneres’ Twitter account often shares video clips from the talk show. This account was created in August of 2008.

9. Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) — 80.9 million followers

Today, 22nd July has a special relevance in our history. It was on this day in 1947 that our National Flag was adopted. Sharing some interesting nuggets from history including details of the committee associated with our Tricolour and the first Tricolour unfurled by Pandit Nehru.

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 22, 2022

Narendra Modi is the current Prime Minister of India. Modi has been the Prime Minister of India since 2014. Like the Twitter accounts of other politicians and world leaders, @narendramodi often tweets updates about the current state of the country and updates on his government’s goals, work, and accomplishments.

Modi’s Twitter account was created in January of 2009.

8. Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) — 84.8 million followers

We are all so excited for OUR SOLD OUT STADIUM SHOW IN STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN 🖤 there’s surprises tonight, I felt inspired to pour even more of my heart into the show. “I need you to listen to me please believe me, I’m completely lonely please don’t judge me.” Xx LG #ChromaticaBall

— Lady Gaga (@ladygaga) July 21, 2022

At number eight on our list, Lady Gaga is the first singer/songwriter to have a top 10 most-followed Twitter account. Her @ladygaga account has nearly 85 million followers and that’s not surprising considering she is an award-winning singer-songwriter and actress. Lady Gaga first became known via the debut of her first album The Famewhich was released in 2008. Her Twitter account, on the other hand, was created the same year in March, a few months before The Fame came out in August.

7. Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) — 90.6 million followers

NO PROBLEMS TODAY JUST CHAMPAGNE🥂 I wanted to share this video with you from when @aaron_dessner and I were doing our fittings for the video and there was a piano, so ofc this happened. SO stoked evermore has been honored like this. Congrats to all our fellow nominees #GRAMMYs

— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13)