Cue the (early Fourth of July) fireworks for Katy Perry, the queen of Twitter!
The 31-year-old pop star, who joined the social network in 2009, recently set a new record—she passed the 90 million-follower mark, retaining her title as Twitter's No. 1 most followed user.
As of Friday morning, Justin Bieber is No. 2 with 83.8 million followers, Taylor Swift comes in third with 78.9 million, President Barack Obama is No. 4 with 75.7 million and YouTube's Twitter account places fifth with 62.7 million. Celebs Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Ellen DeGeneres and Justin Timberlake, as well as Twitter's own account, make up the rest of the top 10.
Selena Gomez, is No. 14 on the list with 43.7 million followers. In March, she became the most followed person on Instagram, where she currently has 87 million fans. On that social network, Perry ranks No. 17 with 51.4 million.
Check out 10 of Perry's most retweeted and liked tweets over the years, which have included messages to a One Direction member, a possible response to Swift and kudos for two other pop stars.