Fifth Harmony Tops Twitter Buzz During 2016 American Music Awards

The performance by Fifth Harmony was the most-discussed moment on Twitter during the 2016 American Music Awards Sunday night.

The performance by Fifth Harmony was the most-discussed moment on Twitter during the 2016 American Music Awards Sunday night.

Twitter said in a blog post that the five most-discussed moments during Sunday night’s broadcast were:

  1. Fifth Harmony performance
  2. Twenty One Pilots performance
  3. Purple Rain by Prince wins favorite soundtrack
  4. Zayn Malik wins new artist of the year
  5. Drake wins favorite rap/hip-hop album

And the five most-tweeted-about artists were:

  1. Zayn Malik
  2. Niall Horan
  3. Fifth Harmony
  4. Selena Gomez
  5. Shawn Mendes

Finally, the five most retweeted tweets of the night (embedded below) came from Zayn Malik, Drake, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik again and Shawn Mendes.

Readers: Did you engage on Twitter during the 2016 American Music Awards?