Beyonce Makes Twitter History
30 Aug 2011
Social Media site Twitter was set alight with discussions about Beyonce’s pregnancy.
The singer used last weekend’s MTV Music Awards to reveal that she is expecting her first baby with husband, Jay-Z. The announcement made online history, sending Twitter into overdrive, with estimated 8,868 tweets per second!
Along with Katy Perry and Lady Gaga, Beyonce helped making this year’s MTV Music Video Award the most successful since 1993.
The female pop triumvirate brought a staggering 12.4 million fans in front of their TV sets; a timely testament and reminder of the success and influence of the three pop ladies on the current music and cultural landscape.