Could it be that the shark has been leaped over and left for dead? Has Twitter suddenly become passe?
According to Yahoo Music, Mayer has decided to leave behind his 3.7 million followers and strum off into the sunset.
Naturally, theories abound as to why this mercurial figure has taken such a draconian step. Yahoo reminds us that Mayer did happen to say earlier this year: “I just think Twitter as a form of communication, I think it’s over to be honest with you.”