South Korea: BTS is a globally loved K-pop band and enjoys massive popularity across the world. Setting records and trending on social media is a daily routine for this K-pop septet. BTS has now become the ‘Most Mentioned K-pop Artists in the World’ on Twitter.Also Read - BTS V Sparks Debate With His COVID Speech at UNGA, Netizens Dig Out Video of Him Not Wearing Mask
Social media giant Twitter has released a list titled “Most Mentioned K-pop Artist in the World.” This list has been finalised after analysing over 7.5 billion K-pop tweets over the past year. Tweets from July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021, were taken into consideration. As a result, BTS topped the list followed by NCT, BLACKPINK, EXO, and TREASURE. Also Read - BTS ARMY Slams James Corden After He 'Disrespects' K-Pop Group and Its Fans, Calling Them 'Unusual' | View Tweets
Twitter’s Most Mentioned K-pop Artists in the World (2020-2021):
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Ever since the release of Dynamite in August last year, BTS is on a success spree. It has broken several records. The group’s latest Butter and Permission To Dance have also become the new internet sensation. Recently, BTS also featured among three national icons of South Korea, representing the country at the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony. Apart from this, BTS has also been appointed as a “Special Presidential Envoy” by South Korean President Moon Jae. This means that BTS will now represent South Korea in upcoming major international conferences. They will also represent South Korea in 75th United Nations’ General Assembly this year which is likely to take place in September.
Apart from this, Twitter also released another list of the countries which showed the strongest interest in K-pop groups. Indonesia topped this list followed by the Philippines, Thailand, South Korea, and the United States.