Facebook Reveals 2014’s Most-Mentioned Moments, Entertainers, Songs, Places [WATCH VIDEO]

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Facebook Reveals 2014’s Most-Mentioned Moments, Entertainers, Songs, Places [WATCH VIDEO]
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As we are approaching towards the New Year 2015, hence to make it users fell nostalgic Facebook has revealed some of the most mentioned things of the year. The lists were compiled by measuring how frequently a particular topic was cited in Facebook posts throughout the year. In its new "Year in Review" website, Facebook has listed its top-10 most-mentioned movies, TV shows, songs, entertainers, popular topics, places, athletes, games, and most-viewed ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos of 2014. Read on for further Details.

The list included; Disneyland as the most checked into place in the U.S., and George W. Bush had the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge video most viewed on Facebook. The most- talked about worldwide topic of the year is the World Cup.

Game of Thrones,” tops the list of most-mentioned TV shows. The HBO series is followed by “Orange Is the New Black,” “The Walking Dead,” “The Big Bang Theory,”  and “Downton Abbey.”

Among Facebook's U.S. users, “Frozen,” “Guardians of the Galaxy,”  and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” were the top three most-mentioned movies. Beyonce tops the list of most-mentioned entertainers followed by Pharrell Williams, Nicki Minaj, and Taylor Swift. The most-discussed songs are Williams' "Happy," John Legend's "All of Me" and "Stay With Me" by Sam Smith.

The top 10 lists in full are as follows:

The most celebrated the moments

  1. World Cup
  2. Ebola Virus Outbreak
  3. Elections in Brazil
  4. Robin Williams
  5. Ice Bucket Challenge
  6. Conflict in Gaza
  7. Malaysia Airlines
  8. Super Bowl
  9. Michael Brown / Ferguson
  10. Sochi Olympics

Entertainers (US)
1. Beyoncé
2. Pharrell Williams
3. Nicki Minaj
4. Taylor Swift
5. Jimmy Fallon
6. Iggy Azalea
7. Katy Perry
8. Pitbull
9. John Legend
10. Kim Kardashian

TV Shows (US)
1. "Game of Thrones"
2. "Orange is the New Black"
3. "The Walking Dead"
4. "The Big Bang Theory"
5. "Downton Abbey"
6. "American Horror Story"
7. "Sons of Anarchy"
8. "True Detective"
9. "How I Met Your Mother"
10." Scandal"

Movies (US)
1. "Frozen"
2. "Guardians of the Galaxy"
3. "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"
4. "Maleficent"
5. "The Lego Movie"
6. "The Fault in our Stars"
7. "Transformers: Age of Extinction"
8. "Gone Girl"
9. "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1"
10. "The Purge: Anarchy"

Songs (US)
1. Happy – Pharrell
2. All of Me – John Legend
3. Stay with Me -Sam Smith
4. Turn Down for What – DJ Snake & Lil Jon
5. Let It Go (from Frozen) – Idina Menzel
6. Drunk in Love – Beyoncé featuring Jay-Z
7. Anaconda – Nicki Minaj
8. Shake It Off – Taylor Swift
9. Rude – Magic!
10. Fancy – Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX

Places (UK)
1. Warner Bros. Studio Tour London
2. Madame Tussauds (London)
3. Tower of London
4. The London Eye
5. Old Trafford – Manchester United stadium
6. Chester Zoo
7. ZSL London Zoo
8. Alton Towers
9. LEGOLAND Windsor
10. Wembley Stadium

Topics (UK)
1. Scottish Referendum
2. Ice Bucket Challenge
3. World Cup
4. Premier League title race
5. Conflict in Gaza
6. Robin Williams
7. Louis van Gaal takes over at Manchester United
8. Ebola virus outbreak
9. Champions League Final
10. First World War Centenary

And that’s it for MNG’s 2014 Facebook reveals 2014's most-mentioned entertainers, songs, places and Most-Mentioned Moments update.  For more details coming up on your favorite celebrities, TV shows and upcoming movies, stay tuned here on Movie News Guide (MNG)

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I am an Indian native filled with charm, a sense of humor, style, and a passion for writing. I am an instinctive artist and writing prose and verse since I was 15 years old. I first realized my dreams of becoming a writer at age fourteen and wrote an anthology of Hindi poems. My academic background includes: FDCT ( Fashion Design and Clothing Technology), MA in English, M Sc. in Ecology and Environment Science, and M. Phil. in Sustainable Development. I write on Entertainment, Fashion, Lifestyle, and Sustainable Development.