The social network’s research arm said other Facebook Hot Topics in the people category last month included Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Kate Middleton, while Instagram users discussed the death of DJ Avicii and hip-hop star Post Malone.
The Cleveland Cavaliers’ Tristan Thompson, the Dallas Cowboys and the Boston Red Sox were Facebook Hot Topics in the sports category last month, while America’s Team was joined on Instagram by Conor McGregor and the Utah Jazz.
Finally, in the food and drink category, Facebook users wet their whistles with sangria in April, while English breakfast tea was Instagrammers’ beverage of choice.
Facebook IQ measured subjects that drove disproportionately high volumes of discussion on both social platforms, marking the latest in a Facebook-Adweek Hot Topics monthly series that began in 2015.
Check out the data-based graphics below to learn more about recent, topical social trends: