The most followed microbloggers on Twitter and Sina Weibo have reached record-breaking follower milestones.
Lady Gaga has become the first person on Twitter to exceed 24 million followers while Sina Weibo user Yao Chen has broken the 20 million fans milestone on China’s Twitter equivalent.
Most popular people on Twitter:
Lady Gaga (24,095,169 followers)
Justin Bieber (21,728,677 followers)
Katy Perry (19,487,711 followers)
Rihanna (18,756,351 followers)
Britney Spears (16,600,888 followers)
Shakira (15,991,268 followers)
Barack Obama (15,369,274 followers)
Kim Kardashian (14,638,241 followers)
Taylor Swift (13,868,636 followers)
YouTube (12,387,493 followers)