- Elon Musk is now the most followed person on Twitter.
Musk, who is also the platform’s owner and chief executive, became the most followed account on Thursday evening when he reached approximately 133.05 million followers, passing former President Barack Obama, who has about 133.04 million followers.
He Paid For It, So Of Course Musk Passes Barack Obama As Most Followed On Twitter
Dublin, Wednesday 31th October 2013: Pictured at the The Web Summit 2013, RDS. Photo by Dan Taylor/Heisenberg Media