Bangtan Boys Most Tweeted-About Musical Act in U.S. Last Year


    February 23, 2021 10:41

    Boy band Bangtan Boys, also known as BTS, were the most tweeted-about musicians in the U.S. last year.

    Twitter recently revealed various rankings based on its analysis of tweet data from the year gone by.

    BTS topped the list of the most tweeted-about musicians in the U.S., beating global pop stars like Kanye West and Beyoncé.

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    Forbes magazine said on Feb. 19, "Twitter has revealed that people in the U.S. tweeted about BTS more than any other musical act, which should come as no surprise to anyone who has been following the [Korean] boy band’s meteoric rise from trendy phenomenon to serious, sturdy hitmakers."

    The boys also topped the list of the most-mentioned Twitter accounts in the world for the fourth consecutive year.

    BTS dominated the 10 most-mentioned K-pop songs list, putting six on it, including the all-English hit "Dynamite" at No. 1. 

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