Lady Gaga beats Britney Spears in twitter.
Britney Spears has enjoyed a nice run as the Twitter user with the most followers. But on Friday, her reign ended. All hail Lady Gaga, the new queen of the leading social media site.
By Friday afternoon, Gaga reached 5,670,779 followers, narrowly surpassing Britney's 5,668,825 base.
According to Famecount.com, Ashton Kutcher comes in third place with 5,542,023, The Ellen DeGeneres Show ranks fourth with 5,053,073, and President Barack Obama takes the fifth position with 5,003,469.
This news comes weeks after Gaga was also deemed the biggest name on Facebook.
During the first week of July, she surpassed President Barack Obama as the living person with the most Facebook fans. Then, the "Paparazzi Singer" amassed 10 million supporters. In less than two months, her number of Facebook followers has risen to more than 16 million, Famecount.com reports.
Also last month, Gaga's "Bad Romance" and Justin Bieber's "Baby" videos competed for the most video streams on YouTube. Bieber's collaboration with Ludacris triumphed with 245,746,720 views. Gaga was a close second with a respectable 245,493,709 plays.