Drake Scores ‘Most Tweeted Rapper’ of 2013
Drake dominated 140-characters in 2013. The rapper was mentioned in some 52,202,000 tweets, making him the most tweeted-about rapper this year.
MTV reports that in addition to be tweeted about, the rapper’s ‘Nothing Was the Same’ album was tweeted some 2,942,000 times. Drizzy also inspired several trending topics including #DrakeTaughtMe and #DrakeTwitterPassword.
A Twitter spokesperson shared with MTV that Eminem came in second in the Twittervese. Em sparked 21,271,953 messages on Twitter while his single ‘Rap God’s spawned the top hashtag of the same name. Not surprisingly, Kanye‘s ‘Yeezus’ yielded 4.4 million mentions, making it the most tweeted-about hip-hop album of 2013. Yeezy’s single ‘New Slaves’ also did well, generating over 500,000 tweets.