Twitter Unveils Most Popular Hashtags Of 2015

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With 2015 coming to a close later this month, Twitter unveils the year's most popular hashtags.

The social media platform breaks down the top trends into categories, such as music, TV, tech, politics, news, sports, and stars.

The most popular retweets came from global figures such as One Direction's Harry Styles, President Obama, Kanye West and Saudi Arabias' King Salman.

See the full recap at 2015.twitter.com, and some of the top hashtags below.

Music
1. #OneDirection
2. #GOT7
3. #NowPlaying
4. #EXO
5. #FifthHarmony
6. #방탄소년단
7. #iHeartAwards
8. #MTVEMA
9. #VMA
10. #BigBang

TV

1. #KCA
2. #TeenChoice
3. #ALDubEBTamangPanahon
4. #더쇼
5. #AMAs
6. #TheWalkingDead
7. #Empire
8. #PLL
9. #RisingStar
10. #BieberRoast

Tech

1. #iPad
2. #SoundCloud
3. #Android
4. #Periscope
5. #iPhone
6. #Amazon
7. #YouNow
8. #Apple
9. #startup
10. #Twitter

News

1. #jobs
2. #Quran
3. #ISIS
4. #PrayForParis
5. #LoveWins
6. #CharlieHebdo
7. #JeSuisCharlie
8. #BlackLivesMatter
9. #地震
10. #SandraBland

Politics

1. #tcot
2. #LoveWins
3. #auspol
4. #leadership
5. #GOPDebate
6. #WakeUpAmerica
7. #cdnpoli
8. #UniteBlue
9. #Obama
10. #GE2015

Sports

1. #الاهلي
2. #MUFC
3. #LFC
4. #HalaMadrid
5. #NFL
6. #NBA
7. #CFC
8. #WWE
9. #MLB
10. #Football

Pastimes

1. #Love
2. #Art
3. #Fashion
4. #Photography
5. #TFW
6. #Travel
7. #Selfie
8. #TBT
9. #LOL
10. #Food

Stars

1. #ArianaGrande
2. #OrianaSabatini
3. #DulceMaria
4. #PITTY
5. #DemiLovato
6. #Anitta
7. #MartinaStoessel
8. #SelenaGomez
9. #PeterLanzani
10. #PAULOCASTAGNOLI