BTS, 'Squid Game', NCT DREAM, 'Penthouse', and more top Twitter Korea 2021

BTS, 'Squid Game', NCT DREAM, 'Penthouse', and more top Twitter Korea 2021

This year has been full of conversations and Twitter is here to recap it all. 

On 9 December, Twitter Korea has revealed the most talked-about artists and topics, which include K-pop acts and K-dramas, of 2021. 

BTS continue their reign, becoming the most talked-about person for five consecutive years. The GRAMMY-nominated group also earned the World's Most Retweeted Tweet and second Most Liked Tweet of 2021 for their #StopAsianHate statement that had over 998,000 retweets. 


The 'Butter' act are also this year's most talked-about K-pop act worldwide, followed by NCT units NCT DREAM for their album Hot Sauceand NCT 127 for Sticker

Also making onto Twitter's Top K-pop Artists Worldwide are EXO, BLACKPINK, TREASURE, ENHYPEN, SEVENTEEN, TXT, ATEEZand Stray Kids


Squid Game also comes out on top, as the third-most talked-about show right behind Big Brother Brasil and Jujutsu Kaisen. BTS' reality-variety show In The Soop also makes it onto the list at No. 8.

On the K-drama front, suspense-drama Penthouse comes as the most talked-about Korean series beating shows such as Happiness and Sisyphus: The Myth.

Check out what else was trending on Twitter Korea this year here. 

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