Who did twitter define as the most popular artists of 2014?
28 Dec 2014 - 11:19 AM  UPDATED 28 Dec 2014 - 11:40 AM

It’s that time of year when we take a look back at what got our attention over the course of the year almost gone (where did it go?)

Here are the most mentioned K-pop artists globally on twitter in 2014. Who would have guessed EXO would be number 1? #winkyface

  1. EXO
  2. Super Junior
  3. GOT7
  4. Girls’ Generation
  5. BEAST
  6. Infinite
  7. 2NE1
  9. TVXQ
  10. 2PM

Now have a look at the difference between the mention of K-pop artists globally compared with K-pop artists within Korea.

  1. EXO
  2. BEAST
  3. Infinite
  4. Super Junior
  5. KARA
  6. Block B
  7. VIXX
  8. Teen Top
  9. B1A4

Do you think it’s a comment on how well the artists’ performed in 2014? Or how big their individual fandoms are? 

Source: Instiz