Twitter and the platform’s goings-on have become hugely influential in the world today. World leaders, celebrities, and your average joe rub shoulders, share videos, and shout at each other over anything and everything.
Amongst the billions of tweets, what manages to grab our attention?
Below is a list of the top 10 tweets that have received the most likes yet.
1- Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) – 7M likes
The tweet announcing Chadwick Bowman’s death and honoring his legacy, posted by the actor’s official Twitter account, is the most liked tweet in the site’s history.
2- Barack Obama (@BarackObama) – 4.3M likes
The second most-liked tweet was one from Barack Obama about racism in 2017 that included a quote by Nelson Mandela.
3- Barack Obama (@BarackObama) – 4M likes
The third one on the spot is Obama’s tribute to Kobe Bryant after his untimely demise.
4- Andy Milonakis (@andymilonakis) – 3.8M likes
Andy Milonakis’ tweet on the Crew Dragon Demo-2 launch during the COVID-19 pandemic and Black Lives Matter protests took the fourth spot.
5- Macaulay Culkin (@IncredibleCulk) – 3.4M likes
Macaulay Culkin celebrated his 40th birthday on August 26, 2020, by making his fans feel old and claimed the fifth spot.
6- Jungkook (@BTS_twt) – 3M likes
At number six, we have BTS member V who broke the Internet with his kingly avatar and stylish mullet.
7- Jamie (@gnuman1979) – 3M likes
Earlier in March, Quarantine blues were hitting hard on everyone. Twitter user @gnuman1979’s Quarantine Day 6 tweet claimed the seventh position.
8- Twitter (@twitter) – 2.9M likes
This tweet by the official Twitter account took the eighth spot on the list.
9- Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) – 2.7M likes
The NBA star’s last tweet on his Twitter handle became one of the most liked tweets of all time.
10- Kim Tae-Hyung AKA ‘V’ (@BTS_twt) – 2.7M likes
South Korean singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor V’s tweet took over the 10th spot.