Popular tandem Maymay Entrata and Edward Barber were among the most tweeted-about accounts in the Philippines on Twitter in 2019, the microblogging site revealed on Tuesday.
Topping the list was "Isa Pa, With Feelings" actress Maine Mendoza, who was also this year's most tweeted about hashtags in the country.
"Hello, Love, Goodbye" co-stars Alden Richards and Kathryn Bernardo placed fourth and sixth, respectively, followed by Lou Yanong at 7th, Donny Pangilinan at 8th, Aljon Mendoza at 9th, and MOR 101.9 at 10th.
.@mainedcm bags the title of Most Tweeted about accounts here in the Philippines, followed by @maymayentrata07 and @KissesDelavin.— Twitter Philippines (@TwitterPH) December 10, 2019
Girls truly run the Twitter world!#ThisHappened2019 pic.twitter.com/f1e7HXHLys
As 2019 comes to a close, Filipinos have proven that Twitter is the place to go to see #WhatsHappening in Pinoy entertainment scene.— Twitter Philippines (@TwitterPH) December 10, 2019
Check out this year’s most Tweeted about hashtags in the Philippines!#ThisHappened2019 pic.twitter.com/KvCQtqywVB
Meanwhile, NBA was the most mentioned sports account by Filipinos in 2019. At second and third place were athlete-turned-journalist Gretchen Ho and volleyball star player Alyssa Valdez, respectively.
Sports also play a big role in shaping the Philippine culture. The most anticipated events this year are UAAP season, boxing matches and NBA games. Claiming the first spot is #UPFight!— Twitter Philippines (@TwitterPH) December 10, 2019
Meanwhile, @NBA became the most mentioned sports account by Filipinos.#ThisHappened2019 pic.twitter.com/lCej9Sv6Sr
The study also revealed that BTS, EXO, and BLACKPINK were this year's most tweeted about Korean pop groups in the Philippines. SEVENTEEN occupied the fourth and fifth slots, with TOMORROW X TOGETHER rounding out the Top 5.
This year, a pair of sisters took over Twitter.— Twitter Philippines (@TwitterPH) December 10, 2019
This Tweet from @briannarubia -showing how their parents show appreciation and support to their daughters- became the most Liked and most Retweeted Tweet in Philippines.#ThisHappened2019 https://t.co/s38gFbi1i0
Meanwhile, her sister @sammirubia's video -singing to woo her crush and pretending to have allergies- became the most Retweeted Tweet with comment in Philippines for 2019. https://t.co/SFHuBhDKir #ThisHappened2019— Twitter Philippines (@TwitterPH) December 10, 2019