Kanye West twitter followers skyrocket to 200,000

He may have an ego the size of Texas, but he has the goods to back it up. In just a few hours after joining twitter, he had garnered more than 200,000 followers.

Kanye West joins the list of A-list celebrities who have posted their updates, thoughts, and shout outs of Twitter. Using the handle Kanye West, he inaugurates his first tweet with: “Up early in the morning taking meetings in Silicone Valley.”

In a matter of hours, his followers count begin to amass as his posts also multiply. Kanye updates his fans about his new album by saying: “The album is no longer called “Good Ass Job” I’m bouncing a couple of titles around now.”

In just 8 hours, Kanye manages to update his tweet count by posting: “I got 90,000 followers in 8 hrs!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you everybody.” The star continues: “100,000!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! shout out to @yoodeebaby for being the 100,000th follower thank you to everybody.”

Kanye’s twitter gets about 80 followers per second.