July 23, 2016  

Soulja Boy Is Back on Twitter After Disappearing

June 29, 2010 (5:03 am) GMT
The rapper, who has 2 million followers and reportedly earns cash for his every tweet, has only moved from @SouljaBoyTellEm to @SouljaBoy.

is not completely missing from Twitter. The rapper who invited questions when he deleted his @SouljaBoyTellEm account over the weekend, has announced that he did not try to quit the microblogging site but rather changed the user name and had it verified.

"Shoutout to all the media sites that posted I deleted my twitter becuz of a dumb ass trending topic lol basic asses thanks for the promo," Soulja said in one of his new tweets. He was referring to the trending topic of #ifSouljaBoysARapper which led to such posts as "then Windows 7 was really my idea" and "Stephen Hawking is a triathlete."

In his new account, he said also that the change is a smart move. "How many fake accounts were there while I pulled my genius plan?" his tweet read.

As of Monday, June 28, Soulja has earned back his 2 million followers and thanked those who found him again. Earlier this year, the rapper was reported to be earning up to $10,000 per tweet from his various sponsors.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Comic-Con: 'Game of Thrones' Teases Season 7 With Production Video
  2. 'Kong: Skull Island' Poster Reveals First Look at the Beastly King
  3. Amber Rose Defends Kanye West Amid Taylor Swift Feud, but Begs Him to 'Stay out of the News'
  4. Comic-Con: Check Out 'The Walking Dead' Season 7 and 'Fear the Walking Dead' Season 2B Trailers
  5. 'The Bachelor' Star Chris Soules' Ex Whitney Bischoff Is Engaged Again
  6. Comic-Con: 'Scream Queens' Stars Share Details of Season 2, Colton Haynes' Cast in Mystery Role
  7. Dakota Johnson Channels 'Fifty Shades' Character in This Provocative Photo
  8. Celine Dion Slays Her Impressions of Rihanna, Cher and Sia on 'Tonight Show'