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BTS’ Butter is officially Twitter’s Song of the Summer. Photo: @bts.bighitofficial/Instagram

As Twitter declares BTS’ Butter song of the summer in the US, the top 10 most tweeted about songs this summer

  • As well as the most tweeted about song, Butter was also No 1 on Billboard’s Songs of the Summer charts
  • Wizkid’s Essence was the next most tweeted about release, followed by Lil Nas X’s Industry Baby
Tamar Hermanin United States

Twitter’s song of summer 2021 is officially BTS’ Butter, the American social media platform announced on September 1.

Between the end of May and the middle of August, the BTS record-making hit was the most tweeted about song in the US on Twitter.
The news arrived on BTS member Jungkook’s birthday, and just a few days after a new remix of the song arrived featuring Megan Thee Stallion.

In general, BTS has been one of the most popular entities on Twitter for several years.

Along with Butter, Wizkid’s Essence, featuring Tems and a remix from Justin Bieber, was the next most tweeted about song, followed by Lil Nas X’s Industry Baby with Jack Harlow.

BTS has discussed high hopes for the song getting a Grammy nod.

BTS and Megan Thee Stallion team up on new Butter remix

Along with being popular on Twitter, Butter is also the No. 1 song this summer on Billboard’s new Songs of the Summer chart.

The top 10 songs most tweeted about songs from May 31 to August 18 in the US were:

Butter BTS

Essence Wizkid ft. Tems and the remix ft. Justin Bieber

Industry Baby Lil Nas X ft. Jack Harlow

Stay The Kid LAROI ft. Justin Bieber

Yonaguni Bad Bunny

Peaches Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar

Thot Sh*t Megan Thee Stallion

Good 4 U Olivia Rodrigo

Levitating Dua Lipa

Bad Habits Ed Sheeran