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50 Top Tweeters in Music

Whether it’s Kanye West or M.I.A., these effusive folks deliver entertainment 140 characters at a time

Rock stars, of course, express themselves through music. But Twitter, the perfect forum for anyone with a big ego, atrocious grammar and a smartphone, has proven a natural fit for these effusive souls. We've now read enough tweets about tour grub, philosophies of life and Persian rugs the cost of compact cars that we felt compelled to offer this guide to music's top Tweeters. Click through for the folks to follow.

By Amos Barshad

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Chris Brown

@chrisbrown

Why You Should Follow Him: Brown has deleted his account multiple times following unfortunate incidents, but can't stay away for good. Don't you want to be there the next time Breezy has a Twitter meltdown?

Characteristic Tweets:
"Being as though I've been consistent with my mixtapes, how do u think F.A.M.E is gonna sound? I'm curious!"

"I want every woman to smile today!!! We men appreciate you! Your our strength and weakness!!"