The seven-member popular KPOP group BTS was named “Most Influential Celebrity in Social Media” by US Weekly on October 20.
US Weekly announced on the 20th (local time) list is 15 people. The BTS ranked 14th, followed by singer Beyonce (No. 1), Ariana Grande (No. 2), Donald Trump (No. 6), and former US President Barack Obama (No. 12). Among the list, the BTS is the only group to be on the list as an Asian.
US Weekly said, “BTS ranked first in the Billboard Social 50′ chart for over 30 weeks this year. This helped me to receive the Top Social Artist award at the Billboard Music Awards.”