GOT7 tops S. Korea's Twitter
K-POP boy band GOT7 has the most chatter in Twitter's South Korea music section this year, with the group's name being the "top key word" according to data released by Twitter Korea on Wednesday.
The group also nabbed the second spot in Twitter's global music section for the year, proving its worldwide popularity in ranking behind only global sensation One Direction. They were followed by EXO, BTS and Big Bang ranking fourth, sixth and 10th places, respectively.
Meanwhile, BTS' tweet was selected as the "Golden Tweet", having the most retweets.
BTS' accomplishment can be attributed to a group photo uploaded after they received an award in the dance section at the 2015 Melon Music Awards on Nov 7, raking in 29 million views.
THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK