He didn't beat Charlie Sheen's record, but what can you do? That guys was totally #winning at the time.
As of this morning, Simon Cowell has over 320K followers on Twitter, with more than 298K choosing to follow him in the first 24 hours of his tweet. The X Factor judge hasn't said much that isn't directly linked to the show, but obviously, his fans have been eagerly awaiting this day that they can follow his every share through via their feed.
Looks like he'll be reaching your total in no time, Piers Morgan! What say you to that!
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