Lady Gaga gets to 10million followers on Twitter

Pop sensation surpasses another milestone

Lady Gaga thrilled to have passed 10million followers on micro-blogging site

Lady Gaga became the first person to break the 10million followers mark on social networking site Twitter over the weekend.

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She tweeted: “10MillionMonsters! I'm speechless”, in response to surpassing 10million followers on the social microblogging site.

The unique singer, who has been in Britain for The Big Weekend, has beaten teen pop sensation Justin Bieber to the milestone, despite contributing far fewer tweets than her nearest Twitter rival.

The top 10 consists of singers Britney Spears, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, US President Barack Obama, Kim Kardashian, Ellen DeGeneres and Oprah Winfrey.

Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber along with Aston Kutcher, who was the first person to pass one million followers, complete the list of most followed tweeters.

Justin Bieber is expected to follow in Lady Gaga’s footsteps as he nears 10million followers, the Canadian born star currently has over 9.7million people following him.