Twitter Reveals Korea’s Most Tweeted About People And Topics For 2018
Following Twitter’s rankings of the top moments in Asia Pacific for 2018, the platform has announced the rankings for Korea.
The Golden Tweet, or the most retweeted tweet, for Korea is a different BTS tweet from Asia Pacific’s, which is J-Hope doing the #InMyFeelingsChallenge. Korea’s golden tweet is this clip of Jungkook singing Park Won’s “All of My Life.”
— 방탄소년단 (@BTS_twt) February 27, 2018
The top 10 most tweeted about people in Korea were all K-pop artists. The top three of BTS, EXO, and GOT7 are the same as the Asia Pacific ranking. VIXX and NU’EST are not in the ranking for Asia Pacific but made the top 10 for Korea. TWICE is notably the only girl group on the list.
Check out the top 10 below:The most tweeted about entertainment includes of a mix of several different topics including sports, television, film, and more.
The top 10 are as follows:
- Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
- “Music Bank”
- “100 Days My Prince”
- Russia World Cup
- “Music Core”
- MAMA (Mnet Asian Music Awards)
- “Along with the Gods”
In terms of social issues, the “Me Too” movement in schools was most talked about, with feminism in second. South Korea’s president Moon Jae In was the most tweeted about politician.
The most tweeted about game was mobile game Ensemble Stars. The only music related game is SuperStar BTS at No. 9.
Here are the top 10 most tweeted about games: