Popularity of made up words in songs 2014

Popularity of made up words in songs worldwide as of August 2014, by number of streams and tweets (in millions)

Popularity of made up words in songs 2014 This statistic presents information on the popularity of made up words in song lyrics gone mainstream worldwide as of August 2014 in terms of number of streams and tweets. It was found that Drake's made up word "YOLO", an acronym for "you only live once" in the song "The Motto" has been streamed on demand more than 53.6 million times and shared on Twitter for over 65.1 million times.
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Popularity of made up words in songs worldwide as of August 2014, by number of streams and tweets (in millions)

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Word (Artist, song title, date of release)Streams Tweets
Yolo
(Drake Ft. Lil Wayne, 'The Motto', Nov 2011)
53.665.1
Wonderwall
(Oasis, 'Wonderwall', Oct 1995)
32.52.6
Apologin'
(Kanye West, 'Can't Tell Me Nothing', May 2007)
170.01
Bootylicious
(Destiny's Child, 'Bootylicious', May 2001)
13.61.4
Pompatus/Pompitous
(Steve Miller Band, 'The Joker', Oct 1973)
7.40.01
Wanksta
(50 Cent, 'Wanksta', Nov 2002)
6.50.12
Illmatic
(Nas, 'Life's A B****', Apr 1994)
4.30.9
Word (Artist, song title, date of release)Streams Tweets
Yolo
(Drake Ft. Lil Wayne, 'The Motto', Nov 2011)
53.665.1
Wonderwall
(Oasis, 'Wonderwall', Oct 1995)
32.52.6
Apologin'
(Kanye West, 'Can't Tell Me Nothing', May 2007)
170.01
Bootylicious
(Destiny's Child, 'Bootylicious', May 2001)
13.61.4
Pompatus/Pompitous
(Steve Miller Band, 'The Joker', Oct 1973)
7.40.01
Wanksta
(50 Cent, 'Wanksta', Nov 2002)
6.50.12
Illmatic
(Nas, 'Life's A B****', Apr 1994)
4.30.9
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This statistic presents information on the popularity of made up words in song lyrics gone mainstream worldwide as of August 2014 in terms of number of streams and tweets. It was found that Drake's made up word "YOLO", an acronym for "you only live once" in the song "The Motto" has been streamed on demand more than 53.6 million times and shared on Twitter for over 65.1 million times.
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