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Katy Perry Becomes Most Followed User on Twitter

ABC/Paul Trantow(LOS ANGELES) -- Katy Perry has become the most popular person on Twitter.

The pop singer has over 46,519,000 followers as of Monday.

According to The Verge, Perry has now topped Justin Bieber, who had held the top Twitter spot for nine months. As of Monday, Bieber has over 46,499,000 followers.

Following Bieber on Twitter's most popular list is Lady Gaga, President Obama, then Taylor Swift.

Besides the social media scene, Perry is also dominating the music industry this week. The star, currently dating John Mayer, just released her new album Prism, which debuted at number one on the Billboard Top 200 chart.

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