Conventions & Awards

Grammy Fans Sent 14 Million Tweets Last Night. Here Are The Most Popular:

image from www.lazytechguys.comDuring last night's Grammy Awards fans sent more than 14 million related tweets. The biggest spikes in Twitter conversation about the show came during these moments:

  • Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean, and The Dream win for best rap collaboration (and Jay-Z jokes about The Dream’s hat): 116,400 TPM (Tweets Per Minute)
  • Rihanna’s solo performance: 114,800 TPM


  • Prince announces Record of the Year: 109,400 TPM
  • Fun. wins best new artist: 100,600 TPM

The performances were big topics of conversation:

  • Rihanna’s solo performance of “Stay”
  • Bob Marley tribute (featuring Sting, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, and Ziggy Marley)
  • Carrie Underwood performs “Blown Away”
  • Maroon 5 and Alicia Keys collaboration
  • Justin Timberlake performs with Jay-Z

Most tweeted artits last night:

1. Rihanna
2. Frank Ocean
3. Taylor Swift
4. Beyonce
5. Justin Timberlake
6. Ed Sheeran

Share on: