Most Popular Tweets of 2020


To absolutely no one's surprise, the most tweeted subject in 2020 was "quarantine." According to CBS News, the word "home" was used 143% more than in 2019.

In 2020, sadly, the most "liked" tweet and re-tweeted tweet was the tweet announcing the death of "Black Panther" actor Chadwick Boseman. International phenoms BTS were the most tweeted about musicians in 2020. Kanye West and Beyonce came in second and third in popularity in the 2020 Twitterverse. In terms of overall celebrities and Twitter, BTS, also, were the most tweeted about followed by the late Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Kanye West and Beyonce. Ariana Grande saw the most celebrity growth on Twitter in 2020. It wasn't "Tiger King" that was the most tweeted about TV show, it was the documentary about Michael Jordan "The Last Dance," followed by "Tiger King" and then "The Bachelor."