In 2015, one boy band out-social media’d everyone else.
One Direction had five of the 10 most retweeted tweets of the year, including the number one overall, reports Twitter, using data from January 1 to November 10.
All the love as always. H
— Harry Styles. (@Harry_Styles) March 26, 2015
Proud of my boys the new single is sick.
Big love. 🙂 x
— zayn (@zaynmalik) August 1, 2015
The most retweeted tweet without any affiliation from One Direction came courtesy of President Obama after the Supreme Court ruled for the legality of same-sex marriage. It was the fourth-most retweeted tweet of the year
Today is a big step in our march toward equality. Gay and lesbian couples now have the right to marry, just like anyone else. #LoveWins
— President Obama (@POTUS44) June 26, 2015
The Year on Twitter
— Twitter (@Twitter) December 7, 2015
Here some of the other top tweets of the year
A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP
— Leonard Nimoy (@TheRealNimoy) February 23, 2015
I'm so happy after such a long struggle to be living my true self. Welcome to the world Caitlyn. Can't wait for you to get to know her/me.
— Caitlyn Jenner (@Caitlyn_Jenner) June 1, 2015