Top LGBT Twitter Accounts

By Advocate Contributors

Originally published on Advocate.com November 16 2011 4:00 AM ET

 Gay
1. Ricky Martin
@ricky_martin (4,100,253 followers)
2. Perez Hilton
@PerezHilton (3,914,656)
3. Stephen Fry
@stephenfry (3,195,845)
4. Neil Patrick Harris
@ActuallyNPH (1,934,988)
5. Adam Lambert
@adamlambert (1,215,533)

@adamlambert: Amazing.
Anti-Hate protest outside venue. Completely outnumbered the Westboro Bastard Church of Ignorance. Love overcomes hate.
I LOVE FAGS!!
 RICKY MARTIN X390 (GETTY) | ADVOCATE.COM Lesbian
1. Ellen DeGeneres
@TheEllenShow (7,789,513 followers)

@TheEllenShow: Facebook wasn't going to stay the same forever. Remember when your status had
to be written in the 3rd person? .
Ellen DeGeneres misses that. .

2. Rachel Maddow
@maddow (1,943,667)
3. Samantha Ronson
@samantharonson (1,607,772)
4. Suze Orman
@SuzeOrmanShow (1,196,025)
5. Jane Lynch
@janemarielynch (356,440)ELLEN DEGENERES X390 (GETTY) | ADVOCATE.COM Bisexual
1. Lady Gaga
@ladygaga (14,389,815 followers)

@ladygaga: I am meeting with
our President. I will not stop
fighting. This must end. Our generation has the power to end it. Trend it #MakeALawForJamey

2. Nicki Minaj
@NICKIMINAJ (6,197,965)
3. Lindsay Lohan
@lindsaylohan (2,511,664)
4. Pete Wentz
@petewentz (2,338,524)
5. Ke$ha
@keshasuxx (2,205,035)LADY GAGA 201111 X390 (GETTY) | ADVOCATE.COM Transgender
1. Chaz Bono
@ChazBono (66,865 followers)

@ChazBono: @cher Thanks for all your support mom. The haters are just motivating me to work harder and stay on DWTS as .
long as I possibly can. .

2. Ina Fried
@inafried (23,982)
3. Amanda Lepore
@Amanda_Lepore (15,898)
4. Justin Vivian Bond
@mxjustinVbond (8,900)
5. Buck Angel
@BuckAngel (8,636)CHAZ BONO 201111 X390 (GETTY) | ADVOCATE.COM In a Category by Themselves
1. Daniel Tosh
@danieltosh (3,612,605 followers)

@danieltosh: watched the new A-Team movie late last night. only complaint, when bradley cooper wore a shirt. am i right?

2. Anderson Cooper
@andersoncooper (1,678,202)
3. Karl Lagerfeld
@Karl_Lagerfeld (748,026)
4. Paula Poundstone
@paulapoundstone (50,673)
5. Andrej Pejic
@andrej_pejic (10,378)