Justin Bieber is hot on the heels of Twitter queen Lady GaGa after reaching 11 million followers on the social networking site yesterday.
Following an anxious wait by JB's Beliebers, the U Smile singer became the second most followed person on Twitter, taking to the site to thank his fans for helping him hit the milestone.
The 17-year old superstar tweeted: "#11MillionBeliebers! I LOVE YOU ALL!!”
Biebster, who attended the 2011 ESPY Awards with girlfriend Selena Gomez on Wednesday evening, then wrote: "THANK YOU….tonight was already a fun great night and now it is even better. THANK U THANK U THANK U”
Clearly pleased with his achievement, the Somebody To Love singer then added: “we are a family….never say never,” he added. “DREAM BIG!!!! and added #MUCHLOVE”
Justin then continued to show his love to his loyal fans by re-tweeting congratulation messages.
As of today, Biebs currently has 11,039,475 followers and is well on his way to catching up with Lady G, who has a massive 11,645,222.