I can’t wait to talk about this in class soon. Ugh.
Lists – 2014’s most-tweeted moments
By Twitter 12-10-14
The top 5 most-tweeted-about entertainment moments:
- “If only Bradley’s arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars,” read Ellen DeGeneres’ tweet. It was accompanied by a selfie taken by Bradley Cooper and including a who’s who of A-listers at the Academy Awards: Meryl Streep, DeGeneres, Brad Pitt, Kevin Spacey,Julia Roberts, Angelina Jolie and Lupita N’yongo. The selfie had 3.3 million retweets and 2 million favorites, and it was retweeted in 151 different countries. DeGeneres’ selfie also was the most-tweeted-about entertainment moment in the U.S. this year, with 254,644 tweets per
- Justin Bieber: “YOU ARE ALL WORTHY NO MATTER WHAT ANYONE SAYS >> BE STRONG GOD IS WITH US ALL> MY BELIEBERS CHANGED MY LIFE> I WILL FOREVER BE GRATEFUL.”
- The end of the Super Bowl halftime show featuring Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers, 229,533 tweets a minute.
- Imagine Dragons/Kendrick Lamar Grammy performance, 171,593 tweets a minute.
- DeGeneres delivers pizza to Oscar audience, 158,159 tweets a minute.
- Lorde wins best pop solo performance at the Grammys, 152,688 tweets per minute
Top 5 most-mentioned celebrity?
- Justin Bieber.
- One Direction’s Niall Horan
- Harry Styles
- Liam Payne
- Ariana Grande
Most tweeted-about entertainment moments in the U.S.:
- 254,644 Tweets per minute: Ellen’s famous selfie during the Oscars
- 229,533 Tweets per minute: End of halftime show featuring Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Super Bowl
- 171,593 Tweets per minute: Imagine Dragons and Kendrick Lamar performance during the Grammys
- 158,159 Tweets per minute: Ellen delivers pizza to the audience during Oscars
- 152, 688 Tweets per minute: Lorde wins best pop solo performance at the Grammys
- 146,083 Tweets per minute: Lorde performs at Grammys
- 138,792 Tweets per minute: MIley Cyrus’ win for “Video of the Year” during the VMAS
- 135,330 Tweets per minute Gravity wins its 6th Oscar- for film editing
- 97,153 Tweets per minute: Beyonce performs and receives Vanguard Awardalongside Jay Z at VMAs
- 89,029 Tweets per minute: Lorde wins Best Rock Video at VMAs
Top 10 entertainment-related trends:
Mentions of pop culture terms:
- “Selfie”: 92 million Tweets
- “TBT”: 23.7 million Tweets
- “Yolo”: 7.8 million Tweets
Most mentioned celebrities: