BTS beat Kanye West as most re-tweeted celebrity
In celebration of Twitter's 10-year anniversary, Forbes magazine made a list of the top artists on Twitter. The Bangtan Boys made it onto two different lists, making them the only K-pop group among top pop artists!
BTS’s official Twitter account, which is shared by all the members of the group, has about 2 million followers. While the boys do like to interact with the fans and update quite frequently, it’s no secret BTS has become increasingly popular in the past year, not only in Korea but also among international K-pop fans.
Forbes reports that Kanye West is the second-most re-tweeted artist in the past month, beat out by BTS! Check out the list below!
- Bangtan Boys (5,393,500)
- Kanye West (3,750,000)
- Justin Bieber (3,589,100)
- ZAYN (3,058,900)
- Ashton Irwin of 5 Seconds of Summer (2,197,100)
- Ariana Grande (2,095,000)
- Harry Styles (1,932,700)
- 5 Seconds of Summer (1,444,600)
- Demi Lovato (1,351,900)
- Camila Cabello of Fifth Harmony (1,304,900)
However, this isn’t the only list BTS made it onto. Forbes also reported the top 10 artists mentioned the most in the past 30 days. At number 3, among top artists like Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande, are Bangtan Boys!
Check out the list below!
- Justin Bieber (6,002,500)
- Harry Styles (4,929,700)
- Bangtan Boys (3,983,300)
- Ariana Grande (3,232,400)
- Fifth Harmony (2,152,200)
- ZAYN (1,981,600)
- Troye Sivan (1,734,400)
- Louis Tomlinson (1,467,900)
- Camila Cabello (1,410,400)
- One Direction (1,265,400)
Hopefully we will see other K-pop artist also make it onto these lists in the future!
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